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Which Events To Attend To Show Off Your Food/Drink Product

By |February 26th, 2016|

So, you have a fantastic food or drink product and now you want to get it out there and let people taste it and BUY it. So, what's the best way? Most entrepreneurs know [...]

How We Scaled Production Of Our Food Product For The Supermarkets

By |December 21st, 2015|

Taking our story back to 2012, we were delighted to have had Moorish Smoked Humous stocked in some gorgeous London retailers (Wholefoods and Planet Organic). But now I decided that it was time to contact [...]

How I Turned A Simple Recipe Idea Into A Reliable Income In Just 8 Weeks

By |December 20th, 2015|

I'd finally done it. I was so excited! I was making regular money from a simple recipe that I created in my kitchen at home. Just before I tell you the simple steps that got me there [...]

Mentor Story and Planet Organic…..

By |December 9th, 2015|

Even though I now had the recipe consistently perfect, and at a “BRC accredited” level due to using the factory premises for production; I still had a huge barrier to surmount in my supply chain: [...]

It’s December…..

By |December 2nd, 2015|

So with only 24 days to go until Christmas Day, it’s time to get prepared. Presents, food, booze, organising the relatives....the list is endless. If like me you have lots of family arriving expecting a [...]

Next, I had to find some shops to sell it to.

By |November 25th, 2015|

I made samples at home and took them around local delis, explaining that they were local and unique. The retailers were incredibly positive and wanted to place orders, we were off! The name “Moorish” popped [...]

November Update…..

By |November 18th, 2015|

So now all the fireworks and Toffee Apples have been and gone, Christmas is well and truly upon us. Only 5 weeks to go until the big day. Have you done your present shopping yet? [...]

From little acorns grow big oak trees…..

By |November 11th, 2015|

I remember sitting on my sofa at home, head in hands and wondering how on earth I could take my idea for smoked humous forward to make on a bigger scale to send to shops [...]

November already…..

By |November 5th, 2015|

Winter is now upon us and Christmas is only around the corner, where has this year gone??? I personally love this time of year, Bonfire night, Christmas shopping, family get togethers, lots of dinner parties, [...]

The Lighbulb moment…..

By |October 28th, 2015|

I’d spent a lot of time with my grandparents whilst growing up; my Grandad was a fantastic entrepreneur and my grandmother a passionate foodie who cooked every day in her own restaurant. These influences had [...]

October Update…..

By |October 22nd, 2015|

The Little Food Academy is now live and we are so excited you have joined us on our exciting journey. Here we will be adding weekly bulletins that we hope you will find useful. Our [...]

Lets start from the very beginning…….

By |October 14th, 2015|

Welcome to the Little Food Academy blog. This is the place where I'll be telling the true story of how I launched a successful food brand from my kitchen table with no money and no [...]