Friday Favourites: The One About The Lunch Boxes

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Friday Favourites: The One About The Lunch Boxes

Back into a New Year of favourites, and this week my husband went back to work after two weeks of being on holiday. I’m not going to lie, it was an extreme luxury to have him home during this time. He spent a lot of time with the kids and I didn’t have to do much at all. In fact, I think I had a nap every single day. It was brilliant! So anyway … this week was back to reality. There were definitely ups and downs, however surprisingly there were more ups!

Don’t forget this is a LINK UP! What that means is you can share your favourite blog from the week (if you run one), or perhaps something you have read. Just scroll to the bottom.

What has been your favourite (or least favourite) thing about this week?  Check out my five things:


FAVOURITE: Ambury Farm

We live close to Ambury Farm and LOVE going there. It’s a great space for the kids to run around and have fun, whilst checking out the animals at the same time.


FAVOURITE: Jay & Sarah’s Cookbook

I have met Jay & Sarah several times before, and they’re honestly GOOD PEOPLE. You know the type – where you instantly connect. Well I don’t want to sound creepy, but I totally love everything Jay & Sarah do. They recently sent me their brand new Cookbook and it’s SO good! If you follow me on Snapchat, you will have seen me talking about it – I’ve even made something (which isn’t like me at all haha) …



We LOVE Lego in this house. During the school holidays it has literally been a life saver. My boy loves the Duplo, and my girl has discovered she can put together the older, smaller, lego. She LOVES following the instructions and making something. It brings her great joy!


FAVOURITE: More Lunch Box Reviews!

I just did a whole heap more lunch box reviews, bringing the total lunch boxes I’ve reviewed to 21. Holy SMOKES! These Lunch Box Reviews have been extremely popular. If you’re after a lunch box then I highly recommend you taking a look at the review page.


FAVOURITE: The Parenting View

This week I started The Parenting View Support Group on Facebook. This is a group for ALL parents, grandparents, step parents, etc – it’s a support group where people can come to discuss all things parenting. If you haven’t joined the group, then would love to have you over!



Have you written a Friday Favourites Blog? Or perhaps you just have a favourite blog of yours that you’d like to share – well you can do it here! We want to encourage everyone: bloggers, parents, human beings, to look back on the week and think positively. No matter how shit it’s been.

Your hosts for Friday Favourites, as always, are myself (Happy Mum Happy Child), and Lisasaurus.

How it works:

  1. Copy the link to a post of yours: it could be your own Friday Favourites, or one you’ve just loved
  2. Click on the ADD YOUR LINK button, which is below
  3. Simply follow the instructions and post the link. TOO EASY!

Any giveaways will be deleted, and the link must point to a blog post, not just your blog. A link back to here, on your post, is always appreciated.

Submissions open every Friday at 7am.



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