Businesses

Asili Coffee

It's been a while since I've been able to really enjoy a cup of coffee. Having been pregnant and then breastfeeding, you tend to stay away from caffeine for the sake of your baby, unless absolutely necessary. A few months ago, I decided I really needed to introduce back my daily coffee and tried a… Continue reading Asili Coffee

Airport City, Restaurants

XO Ghana

I remember watching the space where XO is currently located, and for the longest time it had the signs "Burger and Relish, coming soon!" posted all over it. I had heard it was going to be a nightclub when it was clear nothing was happening with it, and before I knew it, XO popped up… Continue reading XO Ghana

Osu, Restaurants

Little Havana Ghana

Little Havana Ghana's doors officially opened on 21st November and it was much anticipated amongst my circle of friends. I switched on my Instagram notifications so that I wouldn't miss a single post or update. Each post to the lead up to their opening day was filled with drool-worthy food and I couldn't wait to try… Continue reading Little Havana Ghana

Businesses, Fresh Produce, Made in Ghana

Italian Pasta Enterprise

If you haven't heard about Irene yet, you must be hiding under a rock. Irene IS Italian Pasta Enterprise, a mumpreneur who has been in business since 2005. I had the privilege of visiting Irene at her home in PramPram which is the site of her production as well. A modest woman, Irene Adoko, began… Continue reading Italian Pasta Enterprise

Businesses, Fresh Produce, Made in Ghana

Eggcellent Eggs

I chanced upon Eggcellent Eggs while I was browsing through my Instagram account one day. It was one of those 'suggestions for you' that popped up when I was swiping away. I'm always on the lookout for new businesses (food related ones always peak my interest of course) and I was excited to read that… Continue reading Eggcellent Eggs

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

Businesses

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

Cantonments, Restaurants

Capitol Cafe and Restaurant

Capitol Cafe and Restaurant is the latest addition to the Accra restaurant scene. Part of the Pearl in the City development in Cantonments by Acacia Build Limited, the restaurant is a feature of the suburb known mostly for its grand residential options for and a popular residential area for expatriates. Cantonments has been known mostly… Continue reading Capitol Cafe and Restaurant

Businesses

Taste Aroma

When a product makes you look twice, widens your eyes, and peaks your cooking interest that's got to be a good thing, right? I stumbled upon Taste Aroma's products at the fruit and vegetable stall at the A&C Mall. The packaging caught my eye and I definitely looked twice, picked it up and thought wow,… Continue reading Taste Aroma