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Kid Friendly Pasta Salad

It is back-to-school time which means, it is time to start packing lunches. Kids tire easily of the same foods, try this delicious, colorful, kid friendly, cold pasta salad for school lunch.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword kid friendly pasta salad
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 8 people
Calories 186kcal
Author Cindy Gordon (Vegetarian Mamma)



  • Prepare pasta per direction on box. Once pasta is cooked, rinse in cool water, drain and set aside.
  • Cook 1 cup of edamame per the instructions on the box. Set aside to cool.
  • Chop and prepare your carrots, tomatoes, olives and cheese.
  • Place all ingredients into a large bowl. Mix until combined well.
  • Chill and serve!


Calories: 186kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 656mg | Potassium: 222mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 2980IU | Vitamin C: 6.5mg | Calcium: 134mg | Iron: 0.9mg