Category Archives: Traditions

Just Married!

On a crisp, cold November morning just last week the Honies woke to the tune of kitty cats and the feeling of anticipation as on that day, long awaited in many plans, the wedding of Mrs HonieBuk and OH was … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #14 – Playing Host to the Elves

Welcome back to Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas. I shall resume with No. 14  - Playing Host to the Elves and a brief note to say that I have been a ‘poorly bunny’ – but that today, I have … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #6 – Recycling the Cost of Gifts

Here is Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. 6 …. I have committed to posting a Parenting Tips and Tricks to my lovely readers every day up till Christmas. If you want to know how and why this idea … Continue reading

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Parenting Christmas Tips & Tricks No. #3 Hand Made Gift Tags

I have committed to posting a Parenting Tips and Tricks to my lovely readers every day up till Christmas.  If you want to know how and why this idea started  you can track back   to Tips and Tricks No #1 … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No #2 Advent Treat Bags

I have committed to posting a Parenting Tips and Tricks to my lovely readers every day up till Christmas.  If you want to know how and why this idea started  you can track back   to Tips and Tricks No … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #1

There are lots of parenting tips and tricks available to the cyberworld and there is much to do about the preparations of Christmas (naturally, it’s almost upon us).  That said, I still find that while running around like a headless … Continue reading

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NCT Nearly New Sale – Chorley & Leyland Branch – Saturday 12th November 2011

NCT Chorley & Leyland Branch NEARLY NEW SALE Saturday, 12th November 2011 St. Michael’s High School, Astley Road, Chorley, PR7 1RS 12.00 – 1.30 am (11.30 members) Only Quality items for sale: Children’s clothing (0-7 yrs), Toys, Books, jigsaws, prams, … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Cake – Looking good on any Halloween table

There are lots of recipes to choose from at Halloween. For me combining the joy of pumpkin carving and using what you have to create your Halloween Fayre, makes for a more traditional Halloween – Pumpkin Cake is a must … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Drop Scones

I love Halloween and all the traditions  surrounding it. Thoughts of children at Tea Parties eating Pumpkin Drop Scones are inspiring enough for me to want to go and make them….. Don’t forget to let your children get involved in … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Cheesecake

Pumpkin Cheesecake The best way to describe this Pumpkin Cheesecake is to say it combines a New York style cheesecake with pumpkin puree making it more of a baked cheesecake with a smooth and velvety texture that only cheesecakes can … Continue reading

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