Candice Kumai, Well + Good

Candice Kumai

Well + Good

New York, NY, United States

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  • Well + Good
  • Food52
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  • Levo
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  • Men's Fitness
  • Prevention Magazine
  • SHAPE magazine

Past articles by Candice:

This High-Protein Salmon Curry Salad Is the Perfect Make-Ahead Dinner for Busy Weeknights

Looking for a simple but delicious weeknight dinner? Try this high-protein curried salmon salad recipe from chef Candice Kumai. → Read More

It's Official: Poached Pears in Red Wine Are the Best Winter Dessert

Looking for an easy but fancy dessert? Try Candice Kumai's poached pears in red wine, which just involves a few seasonal ingredients (and a bottle of red). → Read More

This Vegan Eggnog Smoothie Is Low in Sugar But Filled With Holiday Flavor

Looking for a festive way to toast to the season? Try this vegan eggnog smoothie recipe, which is delicious while plant-based and low in sugar. → Read More

This Gut-Healthy Berry Smoothie Is the Perfect Way To Start Your Day

Looking for a delicious a.m. drink? Try this recipe for an easy berry smoothie with spinach from chef Candice Kumai that's filled with antioxidants. → Read More

This Delicious Vegan Chocolate Cake Proves Avocados Can Be Used for Anything—Including Dessert

There's nothing better than chocolate cake. Candice Kumai's vegan chocolate cake recipe is picture proof. Here's how to make it at home. → Read More

How to build an incredible career from scratch—when nobody thinks it's possible

Best-selling author and chef Candice Kumai shares the 10 lessons that led to her success. → Read More

32 life lessons from chef and wellness expert Candice Kumai

Chef and wellness expert Candice Kumai shares life advice, including lessons she wishes she had known before entering her thirties. → Read More

How to keep a lovefest going all day long: Candice Kumai’s matcha pancakes

Spread the love this Valentine's Day by with Candice Kumai's matcha pancakes recipe, giving someone you love a yummy way to start the day. → Read More

How to write a personal manifesto

Learn how to create your personal manifesto with advice from chef and wellness expert Candice Kumai. Includes an easy four-step process to follow. → Read More

How Candice Kumai learned to let go of perfection

Candice Kumai shares her personal journey toward accepting life's messiness and explains the philosophy of wabi sabi. → Read More

How I turned my broken heart into something even stronger

Candice Kumai shares the story of how she came to write Kintsugi Wellness. → Read More

Celebrating Our Imperfections with Kintsugi, a Japanese Way to Wellness

A practice that encourages you to accept the good, the bad, and the ugly. → Read More

Candice Kumai’s fave recipes for amazing skin

Author and chef Candice Kumai reveals a whole week's worth of healthy recipes, crafted to give skin a boost. → Read More

How My Japanese Heritage Influences My Wellness Routine

Cookbook author and wellness expert Candice Kumai shares her go-to Japanese health tips, based on her own heritage and experience. → Read More

How the Japanese practice of forest bathing helps Candice Kumai stay grounded

Healthy chef and Well+Good Council member Candice Kumai talks about the Japanese practice of reconnecting with nature for a mind-body reboot. → Read More

3 Easy (and Delicious) Ways to Incorporate Matcha Into Your Daily Routine

Matcha, which my ancestors in Japan have been drinking since the 17th century, is a ceremonial grade green tea powder. It’s naturally full of antioxidants, vitamin C and l-theanine (which is an amino acid filled with plenty of magical benefits that keeps you chill and focused at the same time!). Antioxidants can also protect you gorgeous skin from aging and can help to fight free radicals that… → Read More

5 ways to work harder, like a NYC badass b

1- Be honest: work with integrity, heart, honesty. Don’t be a bullshitter, don’t copy, don’t complain, don’t compare. Be honest, work harder, and if you don’t like something.. be honest with... → Read More

Celebrating my T E N ! Take Your Side Hustle to The Next Level

March 27, 2017: Today marks my 10 years of being an INC//Biz owner//S Corp from LA to NYC. A gift for you: Top Ten Things I've Learned in my Ten. I N V E S T: in yourself, your health & your... → Read More

How To Lead Without Fear This Year

Dear Ladies, As we experience change & emotions we can't put into words. I urge us to all do the one thing we can do. We can support one another, we can uplift, we can be radiant. There is a... → Read More

The Ultimate Better-For-You Butternut Squash Mac 'n' Cheese

Get cozy and spend a night in with this plant-based macaroni and cheese. This decadent and delicious recipe will leave you looking and feeling like a billion bucks. → Read More