10/1/13

The Pasta Shoppe & Fun Pasta Fundraising Review and Pasta Goodie Box Giveaway


By on 10/01/2013 12:52:00 PM

I spend a lot of time in the kitchen here --and, I really do love almost every minute of it.  I serve pasta at least once a week--it’s quick, easy and with the addition of simple veggies and a protein--it makes short work of dinner prep after a long day out and about.  When I was offered the opportunity to review and sample a few pasta selections from The Pasta Shoppe and its fundraising site, Fun Pasta Fundraising, I jumped at the chance.  

Over the past couple of weeks, we sampled pasta, created recipes both on our own and with the company’s recipes and kits--and look forward to creating some fun pasta gift baskets for the upcoming holidays!  You can even enter to win a $30 Pastashoppe.com pasta goodie box of your own!


PastaShoppe.com and FunPastaFundraising.com offer huge selections of pasta.  I spent a long time flipping through the The Pasta Shoppe catalog and fundraising catalogs online and in print.  I loved the fun shaped pasta in fall, and holiday shapes!

Being lost in Ohio State country--I was drawn to the Collegiate Pasta Salads These are perfect for our game day parties--or in themed gift baskets with football shaped pasta or cheerleading pasta.  


Pastashoppe.com caters to both kids and adults.  As a mom, I love adding fun pasta shapes to soups and dishes for the girls--but, I was also happy to see more grown up items like Spinach Basil Garlic Angel Hair pasta nests too!   Since we are slowly moving toward healthier meal options, I was pleased to sample Gluten Free Tagliolini--which I used in a variation of my shrimp and vegetable pasta recipe.


Pastashoppe.com offers tons of gift ideas.  The girls and I frequently put together homemade, holiday gift baskets.  I found so many pastas, soup kits, and ideas that we could use for our holiday gifts--even a pre-made Holiday gift box.

Need a school or youth group fundraiser?  After sampling pasta options from Fun Pasta Fundraising, I would certainly look forward to working with them in a fundraiser.

Would I recommend PastaShoppe.com and Fun Pasta Fundraising?  The sites offer quality pasta at a comparable price to other such sites.  The pasta that I received was safely packaged (no broken pasta shapes) for shipping, and arrived in brightly colored, fun packaging.  I would encourage you to check them out as you plan your holiday shopping!

Would you like to win a $30 Pasta Goodie Box?  Simply enter to win via the easy Rafflecopter entry form below! (The exact goodie box content varies!)
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To learn more about the brand featured here:
Visit The Pasta Shoppe
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Like Fun Pasta Fundraising on Facebook

About Angela

Angela is a freelance writer and blogger, blessed with 3 daughters, 4 cats, 1 needy dog, and 1 very supportive husband.

23 comments :

  1. alfredo with chicken make that at least 5 times a month yum

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  2. I don't really have a favorite pasta dish. I love all pasta!!

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  3. i would have to say a really cheesy mac n cheese dish!

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  4. i enjoy pasta with a home made marinara

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  5. My favorite pasta dish is Chicken Cajun Pasta! Love the creamy, spicy pasta :)

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  6. I love a good mediterranean pasta salad. Any kind is fine - I just love those flavors.

    safety_chick@hotmail.com

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  7. I love my Grandma's spaghetti!

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  8. I love Fettuccine Alfredo with chicken and broccoli.

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  9. I love fettuccine alfredo or swedish meatballs with pasta noodles :)

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  10. My favorite pasta dish is chicken and broccoli fettuccine Alfredo

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  11. Hmmm....I would say it's between mac and cheese and lasagna....yum.

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  12. My favorite is spaghetti with meatballs or spaghetti bolegnese

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  13. I love gnocchi in a good pesto or vodka sauce

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  14. I love a good pasta salad!
    -Lin (smartgirl848ATyahooDOTca)

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  15. My favorite pasta dish is spaghetti with meatballs.

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