Category Archives: Activities for kids

Greedy Gorilla from Orchard Toys (Review and Competition)

How do you teach kids about healthy eating in a fun way? Orchard Toys  those masters of educational games for children, came up with Greedy Gorilla which is both an educational and fun game for children of 4 to 8 years (although … Continue reading

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Goldilocks and the Three Bears – New to Orchard Toys (Competition)

Will the Three Bears race home before Goldilocks? New from Orchard Toys … Goldilocks and the Three Bears is an educational and fun game for children of 4 years and up. The game (for up to 4 players) will have … Continue reading

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Colour Me In – Kellogs Rice Krispies with BritMums #ColourMeInRK

So what is the the Colour Me In Kellogs Rice Krispies challenge or #ColourMeInRK  all about? BritMums has teamed up with Kellogg’s, which has replaced the regular front of its Rice Krispies boxes with a colour-in Snap, Crackle and Pop, … Continue reading

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Orchard Toys – Where’s My Cupcake? Review and Competition

Where’s My Cupcake? The answer to this would normally be followed by in HoniesKitchen, because like many families with young children, cupcakes are something we like to bake every now and then as often as we can! I have being … Continue reading

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Reach for the ‘Skye’ – a perfect family holiday!

We were looking for a perfect family holiday that gave us all that we usually expect to fulfil our spontaneous  needs and this had us reaching for the Skye – the Isle of Skye! Holidays for the HonieHouse don’t usually … Continue reading

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Rhyme Robber – A Steal from Orchard Toys

A parcel  arrives here at the HonieHouse and I know before I open it that we are not going to be disappointed. Nochi checks the box , all sound and perfectly packaged – no mistake who this is from – … Continue reading

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I’m an Orchard Toys Fan

I’m an Orchard Toys Fan – well of course I am!!! I’m a Mum! Amongst other things, but of course being a Mum takes some serious priorities in your life. That said, juggling those priorities is difficult, if not near … Continue reading

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5/366 Finishing Touches #Project366

I guess I already knew what my 5/366 photo of #Project366 would include today, even if I didn’t know which one to choose.  After her creative moment with HonieDaddy (or should I say his moment with her), K’Boo was determined … Continue reading

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All Aboard the K’Boo Express

Sometimes I like to sit back and watch my 4 year old (K’Boo) play and watch her scribble images and chat about the characters she has created. Other times, I get to see her build whole new worlds from her … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Ticks for Christmas No. #11 – Children’s Christmas Parties

Children’s Christmas Parties are a great idea for children to let off some of the ‘very excited’ steam they are gathering up and for parents to take a ‘well-earned’ break from the preparations and get some adult time to share … Continue reading

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