In the Jungle

Joe   November 12, 2015   No Comments on In the Jungle

2 days out of the big city. No shoes river rocks cocktails with lime break of dawn awake solo journey friends nearby. Push through pain continue, Nature is not comfortable. 4 month training helps move, yet immune & indurance need work. 1 day to recover for 3 days action. Worth it? yes. And yet highly controlled. No raw wild. Next… Read more »

Durian: The King of Fruits

My first durian

  Durian is probably the most feared of all fruits. Because of the smell it’s not allowed in most subways or hotels. There are many ways to describe it, but it certainly doesn’t smell like anything you would want to eat at first. Some of the best descriptions are here: Besides hearing about the legendary smell on TV, my… Read more »

Bolthouse Farms Protein Plus Strawberry Parfait Smoothie

Bolthouse Farms’ Parfait Smoothie almost makes weird drink status – it’s basically a food that’s been blended up. And it actually tastes just like a strawberry parfait blended up smooth. Contrary to most protein shakes, it’s all natural, with no preservatives, artificial colors, flavors, or GMO’s. It tastes good, but is naturally a little sour because of the yogurt. If… Read more »

Odwalla Protein Monster: Chocolate Protein

I’ve tried enough of these protein shakes to not expect much from them in the taste department. Especially in the chocolate ones, there is usually some kind of weird aftertaste. To my surprise though, Odwalla Chocolate Protein Monster is great. It tastes just like chocolate milk made with whole milk. The chocolate tastes real, and it’s a little thick, but… Read more »