Quick and Easy Basil Pasta Lunch

I work from home so I do have the luxury of making pretty much anything for lunch. The only thing is, I only have so many hours that the kids are at school so I am always looking for something quick and easy that allows me to work more while they are out of the house.

Here is my lunch from today:

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Quick and Easy Basil Pasta Lunch

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  • Total Time: 16 minutes
  • Yield: 1 serving 1x


Units Scale
  • about 1 cup of pasta
  • 1/4 of frozen peas
  • 2 tablespoons of Wildtree Basil Pesto Grapeseed Oil
  • fresh Basil
  • pinch of pepper
  • Goat Cheese crumbles


  1. Cook the pasta and toss in the peas during the last 3 mins. Drain.
  2. Place in a bowl and toss with the Basil Pesto Grapeseed oil.
  3. top with fresh basil, goat cheese and a touch of pepper.
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes


This can also be turned into a quick and easy dinner 🙂

I’m always looking for new ideas, what is your quick and easy lunch?

Jen P

Hi! I'm Jen, and I love teaching others how to live a toxic-free life. It's time to ditch those chemicals and get back to better wellness.

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