Bron Maxabella

Founder

Bron is the founder of Mumlyfe and is so happy to welcome you here.

Bron has been writing in the Australian parenting space as Maxabella for more than seven years and is mum to three mostly happy kids and wife to one mostly happy husband. Mostly happy is a win, right?

Lentil cottage pie - an easy, everyday recipe the family will love

Everyone needs a good lentil cottage pie recipe

I’ve got a little vegetarian at home, so we regularly eat vego. Added to that, she won’t eat any of the processed ‘meat like’ vegetarian products, so if I’m not cooking meat-free…

Christmas with older kids can be fun

How to squeeze more joy into Christmas with older kids

We love those pesky kids, but Chrismas with older kids can be a lot less joyful than we remember. Gone is the little kid innocence, the willingness to help, the eager letters…

Apricot bliss balls - easy to make and utterly delicious

Healthy flaxseed and apricot bliss balls recipe (delish!)

These flaxseed and apricot bliss balls are just the ticket when you need a little pick-me-up. I’m trying not to eat between meals right now, but the 4 o’clock slump gets me…

Unparenting - stepping back so the kids can show us they're alright

Life got sweeter when I trialled unparenting

“Not everything is a teachable moment,” my son growled at me from the back of the car. “You know you can stop parenting all the time, don’t you? You could try… unparenting!”…

Triple chocolate chocolate chip muffins - such a great treat

Fudgy triple chocolate chocolate chip muffins

Oh my, these triple chocolate chip muffins are GOOD. We’re not talking ‘coasting through’ good, either. We’re talking A+, here’s your medal, thanks for working hard GOOD. Like my subtle end-of-year results…

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