Category Archives: family

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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Chorley & Leyland NCT Christmas Events

NCT Chorley & Leyland Branch 2011 Christmas Dinner and Dance Wednesday 7th December, 7.00pm The Pines Hotel, Preston Road,  Clayton-le-Woods    PR6 7ED http://www.thepineshotel.co.uk Indulge in a little luxury this festive season!!! Tickets £20 per person Book your place with a … Continue reading

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Smile – it’s not all about smelly breath!! #HonieLikes

I was recently asked to review a set of products for dental care. Well I do brush my teeth every day and so this is naturally relevant to me (and the family). But wait!  There’s more to it than that. … 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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Silent Sunday – 28th August 2011

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Here’s one I almost posted …..

I love doing Silent Sunday. Even when across the Channel and a little around the Atlantic (Brittany) I managed to scrape up an internet connection (not so good over there) and link up to this popular meme by @CosmicGirlie. After … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – 21st August

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Hide-Out in the Long House … in Brittany (what are family holidays made of?)

What are ideal family holidays made of?  What makes them so ideal? Are they about hiding out, getting out or having everything to hand for 2 weeks with the family and idyllic scenery to boot?  Or can you have it … Continue reading

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A Tea Party for all of your Cheeky Monkeys

The NCT Cheeky Monkey Tea Party is held every summer throughout the UK and has been helping to raise money for the 2 million parents that the NCT supports for many years now. The NCT themselves have been supporting parents … Continue reading

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