cucumber tomato avocado salad



so i am a newly single, always hungry, sometimes lazy, twenty-five year old. i cook and bake all day at work so when coming home i don't always want to take the time to create a five star meal for one. lately, i have been in a bit of a funk so i either want to throw my head into a pillow and mope, or go workout cycling away my bad case of the feels. i am being a hermit of sorts when it comes to lunch time.... but a girl still needs to eat! so probably for the good of my health i have been forced to make big salads and have a healthy happy somethin' waiting for me in the fridge when I come home (no more daily burritos? darn). my top salad is something my mama used to make me, it's a cucumber, avocado, and tomato salad. this crunchy creamy wonderland is refreshing, flavorful, and easy to make. it's great as a side dish next to some grilled flank steak, as a salsa with chips, or just straight up fork to mouth. chop all the ingredients up and bam done, sad breakup tummy turned happy independent woman tummy!

---cucumber, tomato & avocado salad---

2 avocados, diced

2 cucumbers, peeled and cubed 

1 basket of cherry tomatoes halved

or 1lb roma tomatoes, diced 

half of a red onion, diced 

half bunch of cilantro, chopped

1tsp sea salt 

1tsp ground black pepper

2 TB good extra virgin olive oil 

juice of 1 lemon

chop/dice all of the above, throw it all into a bowl, add the lemon juice, olive oil, the s&p and toss together. tah dah turn on netflix and eat straight out of the bowl. uhhh i mean if you don't have anyone to impress that is...other wise put it next to some fancy grilled citrus shrimp and snap a pic! eat your heart out babe! -sky