Businesses, Made in Ghana

Minga Foods

My first experience with moringa was not a pleasant one. I chanced upon the moringa pods (also known as drumsticks) at an Indian grocery store in Sydney. Intrigued by it, I enquired further and was told they often cook it in curries. So off I went, pleased with my purchase and thinking maybe it would… Continue reading Minga Foods


The Gluten Free Bakers

I remember moving to Accra in 2012, and feeling completely lost. Not only did I not know anybody besides my husband, I also had no idea how difficult it would be to find certain ingredients and products as they were not always available at the one supermarket I frequented. Fast forward five years later, and… Continue reading The Gluten Free Bakers

Businesses, Made in Ghana

Ghana Spice

Who knew the word, 'mumpreneur' was an official word? According to Collins Dictionary online, a mumpreneur is "a woman who combines running a business enterprise with looking after her children". It's the first word that pops into my head when I think about MaryAnn Boaten, founder and CEO of Ghana Spice. MaryAnn and I are members of… Continue reading Ghana Spice