Candice's Clean Eating

Heirloom Tomato & Chevre Basil Salad

Clean Eating. Naked. Organic. Real. Raw. That’s what food should be. Many fruits and vegetables are far easier to digest raw rather than cooked, leaving you with more nutrients and fewer added calories and less added fat. Try going raw for just half a day’s meals, and watch the pounds fall off. It’s a simple […] Read More

  • Clean Green Eats

  • Jun 16 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


Red Pepper Dip

Smoky Roasted Red Pepper Cannelini Dip with Pita Chips

This smoky bright orange dip, served with healthy baked pita chips, is guaranteed to be a hit at any summer party. If you want to pump up the nutrition, pair it with sturdy veggies such as jicama sticks, sliced red peppers, celery, or grape tomatoes. Serves: 6 Ingredients: For pita chips: 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive […] Read More

  • Clean Green Eats

  • Jun 12 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


Matcha Ice Cream image Candice Kumai

Matcha Green Tea Coconut Ice Cream

Creamy, decadent, yet dairy-free, low-sugar, this frozen treat makes a tasty summer dessert for all to love and cherish. Matcha, my culture and heritage, I share with you. Serves 4 Ice cream mix Ingredients: 1, 14 oz can light coconut milk 2 teaspoons Green Tea Matcha powder (like matcha love!) 1 cup unsweetened almond milk […] Read More

  • Clean Green Eats

  • Jun 10 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


Photo by Quentin Bacon

Clean Soba Noodle Soup

I grew up on delicious buckwheat soba noodles. We ate them with everything from a simple miso broth, to tofu, fish, and veggies. Soba is still one of my favorites because it’s gluten free, high in protein, and also has calcium and iron. You can’t get that from any old pasta! Buy two packs of […] Read More

  • Clean Green Eats

  • Jun 9 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


Image: Travis Rathbone

Le Classic Pizza

This incredibly simple and easy classic pizza contains less saturated fat and calories than any takeout pizza. Feel free to top off with leftover roasted vegetables, a grate of extra parmesan cheese or some delicious sundried tomatoes when fresh out of the oven! Delish! Serves 4-6 Ingredients: 1 pound store-bought pizza dough (go for Gfree […] Read More

  • Clean Green Eats

  • Jun 8 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


Kale Chips!!

Homemade Kale Chips & Spicy Miso Dip

Thanks to my my amazing Japanese momma, I grew up with flavorful & beneficial miso paste.  A super versatile, fermented and delish ingredient. It can be used in dips, dressings, marinades, glazes, and more—it’s definitely not just for miso soup anymore! Try this spicy miso dip with my kale chips, and you will be in […] Read More

  • Clean Green Eats

  • Jun 6 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


The Everything Juice

Beauty Juice: Fresh & Sweet Carrot Pineapple Juice

After a few weeks of Clean Green eating I know you’ll want to try to juice absolutely everything, from the veggies in grandma’s backyard to the locally grown mint at the farmer’s market. I’ve already thrown just about everything into this next juice. why the heck not? Live clean, green, and happily. Serves 2 Ingredients: […] Read More

  • Clean Green Drinks

  • Jun 5 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


Tofu

Smoked Tofu and Edamame Bites

MY POLISH-AMERICAN UNCLE JOHN loved to tell me a story about how my Japanese mother was the first person to make him a “meatless sandwich.” This makes even the beefiest of my guy friends beg for more. Trust. Makes 16 bites   Marinade 1 tablespoon tomato paste 3⁄4 cup reduced-sodium Tamari soy sauce 1 tablespoon […] Read More

  • Clean Green Eats

  • Jun 4 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


Grilled Nectarine Salad

Grilled Nectarine Salad with Blue Cheese Crumbles

Whenever I fall into a salad rut, I grill some fruit, drop it on top of the greens, and just like that, my salad goes from tired to amazing! Try swapping out your tomatoes or cucumbers for some nectarines, peaches or plums, or toss in a handful of sliced strawberries or blueberries! Like totally, YUM. […] Read More

  • Clean Green Eats

  • Jun 2 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


Sweet Potato Peach

Candice’s Sweet Potato Peach Smoothie

Sweet potato, brimming with vitamin A and fiber, can also help boost your immune system as well as your mood! Enjoy, and feel good about your new Clean Green life! Ingredients: 2 1⁄2 cups unsweetened almond milk 1⁄2 frozen banana 3⁄4 cup sweet potato puree, or steamed sweet potatoes 3 cups frozen, organic peaches 1/4 […] Read More

  • Clean Green Drinks

  • Jun 1 2015

  • Posted by: Candice


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