Tag Archives: Traditions

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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Honie’s Pea and Ham Soup (using Ham on the Bone or Hock)

Pea and ham soup is a traditional, inexpensive, simple to make, comfort food for the family that has been passed down though the generations and is a firm favourite in HoniesKitchen! You can adapt this recipe and the measurements to … Continue reading

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NCT Easter Fun Day

Just before my very recent jolly hol’s and before the Easter weekend itself, my local NCT Branch – Chorley & Leyland, held it’s Easter Fun Day. At just £1.50 per person (including refreshments) this day has long since proved to be fun … Continue reading

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The Monster Chocolate Cake that never was!!!!

Well, here it is! At our Easter Fun Day (NCT) today, I won a monster chocolate cake. It was lovely, fabulous to look at. I have tasted a version of this cake so many times before and, it is very … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – The Kissing Gate

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Christmas Tree Treats (personal & time-saving)

Christmas seems to come earlier every year and in the busy worlds we live in and the non-stop lives we lead, there never seems to be enough time to put in place all of the amazing things we intended to … Continue reading

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Well this is nice

After seeing rather a few of my new Twitter friends use Word Press, I thought I’d give it a whirl. Seems friendly enough, perhaps it might prove to be more user friendly and more importantly, because I have varied things … Continue reading

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