Have a No-Cook Week! Get together, cook and share

  The chore of cooking family meals tends to fall to us women.  Thing is, it’s not that it’s just the actual cooking of the food is it? It’s the mental space and time that it takes to Think about what to cook Shop for ingredients Put away the groceries Prep ingredients for meals Serve […]

How Cooking With Others Makes you Happier

At the heart of everything we do, and indeed what started this whole thing, is how much we value getting together with our friends and fellow mums to cook a weeks worth of meals – sharing that relentless daily burden of dinner that we all carry. There aren’t many things we do together in terms […]

Is Mamabake the answer to our current recycling crisis?

On January 1, China quit recycling 24 categories of foreign waste, including certain types of plastics, paper and textiles. Instead, China has joined other progressive countries to implement a closed loop manufacturing system. This means only recycling what they produce locally – putting the responsibility of recycling my rogan-josh-stained takeaway containers and sour milk bottles […]

Why Mamabake is the radical act of love we need

One moment I was slopping 5 litres of big-batch butter chicken into tumeric-stained containers, the next I found myself radicalised into a growing feminist movement. Mamabake, through real-life love-in-action, was set quietly on dismantling the structural oppression which devalued the collective creative force of motherhood. And the butter chicken was to die for. The Mamabake movement is […]

TuShare! DeClutter and Swap for Things You NEED: UNsponsored Review

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How to MamaBake: My Kitchen is Small!

One thing we get asked all the time is, if one has a small kitchen, can MamaBake still happen?  (Oh and if you’re not sure how to MamaBake in the first place, please go here for a minute). Can Mama still get free time and enjoy the benefits of MamaBaking? We say:  “Sure you can!” […]

How to MamaBake: When Everyone Has Different Dietary Needs/Food Values

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MamaBake Mackay

1. Where are you & how did you get started? Mamabake Mackay is a group of 5 Mamas who started cooking together about a year ago. Emma and Katrina both saw the idea on Facebook, and put the word out for others to join them. Emma and Katrina are sisters-in-law and have been joined by […]

MamaBake Perth

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MamaBake Lower Blue Mountains

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Save Money and SHARE: 8 ways.

  Have you heard of the Collaborative Consumption movement?  It basically looks at ways in which we can share what we already have instead of buying more and more. Here are 8 top picks of collaborative consumption businesses that allow us mums to save time, money and often the environment by renting (or renting out) […]

How to Host a MamaBake Session

As a mother in the Western world, we are often far from extended family and support networks who know how to pitch in when we are raising children. The nuclear family set-up seems to cover everyone in the family apart from the mother who tends to carry the lion’s share of the domestic load. The […]