Candice Kumai

Candice Kumai | Blogger & Author

Candice Kumai is an internationally-renowned wellness writer & chef, described by ELLE magazine as “The Golden Girl of the Wellness World.”

Candice sits on The Well+Good Council and was recently named one of Arianna Huffington’s “Top 20 New Role Models in 2017.”

Born and raised in California to a Japanese mother and a Polish-American father, Candice grew up in a mixed-culture home – celebrating Japanese traditions and cuisine from a young age.

Candice is a five-time, best-selling author of Clean Green Eats, Clean Green Drinks, Pretty Delicious, Cook Yourself Sexy, and Cook Yourself Thin.

A Top Chef alumna and Food Network guest, Candice has appeared as a judge on Iron Chef America and Beat Bobby Flay. She contributes to numerous, national wellness and lifestyle publications including ELLE, Cosmopolitan, Bon Appetit, Shape, Yoga Journal, Men’s Journal, Wall Street Journal,

Candice is a former model, lover of vegan cake baking, matcha, and is a total sneakerhead. Her new book, Kintsugi Wellness, is being published in ten different languages across the globe and her podcast Wabi Sabi is a top-ranked health and wellness podcast.


Salmon Quinoa Salad

Be Well Kitchen:
Simple Salmon & Quinoa Clean Salad Recipe

Hey there smartie, you know salmon, a light and super mega brain boosting protein, cooks in minutes, with the Vitamin A and C of spinach and the good carbs you need from the quinoa, the perfect combination for a pre-made lunch, a meal on the go as a side dish or a main meal.