Pasta is one of those foods that you can always rely on, even on a busy weekday. You can dress it up with pancetta and shaved Parmesan or keep it low-key with a simple marinara, and it's bound to make a satisfying meal either way. These fresh, refreshing pasta recipes are excellent examples of every-day food that just taste great. If you're looking for ideas for dinner tonight, why not try one of these?

Parsley Arugula Pesto with Pasta and Crispy Bacon from Small Kitchen Chronicles

Parsley Arugula Pesto with Pasta and Crispy Bacon

Baked Tomatoes With Pasta from Love U Madly

Baked Tomatoes With Pasta

Super Simple Broccoli Pasta from She cooks, she gardens

Super Simple Broccoli PastaChicken & Mushroom Marsala Pasta

Crispy Zucchini Pasta from The Yummy Bits

Crispy Zucchini PastaSun-Dried Tomato Spinach Pesto PastaWhole Wheat Arugula Pesto PastaSpinach & Sun Dried Tomato Ravioli

Linguine with Crab & Pea Shoots from Vanilla Clouds and Lemon Drops

Linguine with Crab & Pea Shoots

Shrimp Pasta Salad from Not Enough Cinnamon

Shrimp Pasta Salad