orange and olive salad 

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How weird does this sound? I know! Crazy. But you know what else it is? Crazy freakin' good! It's light and fresh and everything you need in a salad. Go on, change up your boring salad tonight! 


  • 2 medium/large cucumbers peeled and cut into coins 
  • 1 can 14oz black olives 
  • 1 large shallot diced (about 2-3 tbsp) 
  • 2 oranges 
  • 1/4 cup Olive oil 
  • 1 tsp salt 
  • 1 tsp pepper 
  • Lettuce (Spring Mix) 


  • Get a large bowl that will fit the entire salad 
  • Dice your shallot and place into bowl 
  • Peel the oranges and cut them into bite sizes and place into the bowl 
  • Peel and cut the cucumber into coins and place into the bowl 
  • Pour olive oil in bowl and add salt and pepper 
  • Let it sit and create magical juices
  • Add lettuce about 3-5 minutes before serving and toss to coat it