The chances are that if you’re a stay at home mom like me, you’re always on the lookout for ways to increase your income. As well as to prevent yourself from going mad. As while being a mom is the best job in the world, at times, it can make you question your sanity. Sometimes us moms need a little something for ourselves, such as a small business to run around our family.
The good news is that there are plenty of opportunities for stay at home moms, from beauty companies to childcare ones. Today, however, we’re going to be talking about business that are perfect for foodies. If you’re someone who’s passionate about food, you’re in the right place.
To give you a few food-based business ideas, we’ve put together this guide. Hopefully, one of these ideas will take your fancy.
If you love to bake and have lots of delicious recipes to share, why not start a baking business? The great thing about launching a baking business is that there are so many different options. From offering birthday cakes for kids to tray bakes for events, there are so many different options. If you’re a skilled cake maker, you could even offer wedding cakes.
Of course, to launch a home baking business, you’ll need to ensure that you have all the essentials. As well as a health and safety certificate allowing you to bake and sell your produce. You’ll also need to be aware of allergens when cooking, to make sure that your produce doesn’t cause any reactions. If you’re going to offer allergen-free cakes and bakes, you need to ensure that the environment is completely allergen free.
Open a Mini Green Grocery Store
If you’re lucky enough to be able to afford to rent out a small store, why not launch a green grocery store? If you’re passionate about healthy eating, then a grocery store could be the perfect option for you. You’ll need to be a people person and business-minded to succeed. You’ll also need to be willing to put in a lot of time and effort.
As a business owner, you’ll need to source your stock from produce companies, you’ll need to set prices and organize deals. You’ll need to ensure that the store is kept in good order, that it’s cleaned regularly and that the customer service on offer is unbeatable. You will be out of the house a lot, but the income potential makes it worth the sacrifice.
Healthy, Homemade Meals Company
Do you love cooking up lots of yummy homemade meals? Yes – then why not start a homemade meals company that offers healthy ready meals? This is a great way to give your income a boost as it’s easy to do and won’t take too much time of effort.
The great thing about this idea is that it won’t take too much planning to do, it’s just a case of being organized. You’ll need to work out what meals to offer, how you’ll get them to your customers and how much you’ll charge for each one.
So there you have it, the best small business ideas for foodies.