Monthly Archives: June 2013

ask Monique al dente facts

For a long time I’ve wanted to add a facts section to our website.  We’ve compiled a list of questions and answers and hope you will enjoy reading them.  If you have any additional questions to ask Al Dente, please let us know.  We just want to share peace, love, and pasta! What inspired you […]

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Mason Jar Pasta Salad

This cute idea for a mason jar pasta salad popped up in my email.   The inspiration was mason jars on this site and mostly vegetable salads.  And I thought, “Why not use my little, little, lot?” formula and try to make a pasta salad.  I used a half bag of fiesta fettuccine or a little pasta, a little salad dressing, and a […]

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Whole Foods Market Detroit Opening Day

We were so happy to be part of Detroit’s Whole Food Market Grand Opening.  So many lovely people came out to see us and we had a lot of fun.  Adrien and Margaux helped me feed the masses!   Fun to meet John Salley,  NBA power forward for the Detroit Pistons. He is an amazing […]

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Blogger Love

We love when food bloggers contact us, especially ones like April Aceto, from Food n’ Focus, that combine great recipes with incredible photography.  Another cute play on the Food N’ Focus theme is that her recipes are easy to prepare and focus on being light in calories.  Check out these great recipes, which of course can always […]

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