Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 20 mins

Approximate recipe for the large & yummy macaroni salad he threw together tonight.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook pasta according to box directions.
  2. Add chickpeas 1 minute before end of cooking (or anything else you want to get heated or softened).
  3. Drain and rinse.
  4. Dice remaining fruits and vegetables to similar sizes.
  5. Toss with salt and pepper.
  6. Mix fruits and vegetables into cooled cooked pasta.
  7. Whisk together orange juice, mayonnaise, mustard, and seasonings.
  8. Continue whisking as you drizzle in the olive oil until it reaches salad dressing consistency (vinaigrette technique).
  9. Pour dressing over pasta-vegetable combination and stir to combine.
  10. Feel free to substitute local fruits and vegetables and your favorite seasonings based on availability/taste.