How to Make a Healthier Pasta Salad Recipe (Page 3)

Load Up on Veggies

2. Load Up on Veggies

Use as many cups of veggies (and/or fruit) as pasta. This keeps your pasta salad healthy and slashes the calories compared with typical versions that are made with mostly pasta.

Ideas for Vegetables and Fruit to Add to Pasta Salad:
• Arugula
• Artichoke hearts
• Baby spinach
• Broccoli
• Fennel bulb
• Melon
• Mushrooms
• Onion
• Peas
• Peppers
• Tomatoes
• Zucchini

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