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[ 1 Jun 2009 | No Comment ]
Mumpreneur Profiles: Hillary of Little Dish

Name of Business: Little Dish
Tell us about your family: I am married to Dean and we have a 2 year old, Monty and a three month old baby, Ridley. 
What did you do before coming up with your business idea and how was it making the transition?
Before I set up Little Dish, I worked in marketing. I’m originally from the States and moved to London in 2000 to set up iVillage UK – a women’s website. Then I met my husband, and that’s when I decided to stay in London!
When did …

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[ 15 Feb 2009 | One Comment ]
Mumpreneur Profile: Winona of Winona’s Organics

Name of Business: Winona’s Fresh Organic
Tell us about your family: My husband (business partner and high school sweetheart) Adam moved to East Finchley from Berkeley California in 2003. He’s an Animation Director in film.  I am a Pilates teacher, with a background in midwifery, and am most importantly, a mom of 3 fantastic kids (ages 16, 14 and 11)!
When did you launch?

We started mixing dough our of our home kitchen in January 2005, for sales at the local Alexandra Palace Farmer’s Market. We launched our premier line of Twisted Oats & Raisins cookie dough in select Waitrose …

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[ 4 Dec 2008 | No Comment ]
December competition from ACPR: Win a Choc Chick Chocolate Making Kit

Do you love chocolate? The CHOC Chick Starter Kit is the ideal first step to making chocolates.
With enough ingredients to make around 80 chocolates, the Starter kit is ideal if you just want to see what all the fuss is about and also make fantastic presents!     CHOC Chick Kits include non-roasted raw cacao powder, raw (cold pressed) cacao butter and a white sugar replacement, agave syrup. And because you make the chocolate at home, it’s really up to you which extras to add (obviously no preservatives or E numbers …