Category Archives: cooking with kids

How to Make Perfect Butter Cream Icing (including quantities)

How to make butter cream icing can be a bit hit and miss and if you are making something that needs a huge amount of it or even just a small amount, then it’s best to get it right so … Continue reading

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Fairytale Candy Cottage – Children’s Party Cake

Children’s birthday parties are becoming something of a event that needs a Project Manager these days. I remember when a party with a few school friends consisted of present opening, pass the parcel, musical bumps, ham sandwiches, crisps, cornflake cakes, … Continue reading

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Lemon Loaf Cake (2 lb Baby)

A ‘lemon’ cake – surely not! In HoniesKitchen  – oh yes 😮 During the preparations of the NCT Cheeky Monkeys Tea Party (24th June), I had decided that I would bake a Lemon Loaf Cake – but as there was … Continue reading

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Lemon Curd Cupcakes

It’s all about ‘lemon’ in HoniesKitchen lately – maybe not! But, it seems to be. After using Sainsbury’s Taste the Difference Lemon curd and Limoncello in my recently made pots of Lemon Fool – nobody was fooling me – that … Continue reading

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Nobody’s (Lemon) Fool – Lemon Heaven

We like all things ‘Lemon’ in the HonieHouse and so the HonieKitchen is all action stations when an idea comes to mind that involves the little yellow things. This week, as well as using the new BBQ more than the … Continue reading

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Kids in HoniesKitchen – Education for Life on the Menu

Kids in the kitchen, it’s not for everyone – but it’s something I’m not opposed to at all. If you show your kids how to do things in the kitchen, not only does it give them skills that they can’t … Continue reading

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The Best Kind of Fun is the FREE sort – Holiday Fun this Easter/Spring

If you have children in school then it’s come around very fast again! And if you have toddlers/babies also then you rather have your hands full this holiday season Let me tell you something you don’t already know – or maybe … Continue reading

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Pancakes to Please (lemons, ginger, sugar, ice cream & cucumber!!!!!)

Pancakes are a ‘hit’ in the HonieHouse – lets face it, if it’s good food, fresh and tasty, then it joins a long list of food that is a hit in the HonieHouse. Given the frequency of our trips across … Continue reading

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Shortbread Cookies (made by kids, eaten by all)

The smell of shortbread cookies baking in the oven has got to be something childhood memories are made of. You almost don’t need to check the timer or the oven – your nose is the better judge of when these … Continue reading

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