Tagged: food

Soylent 2.0: A Better Meal Replacement?

Soylent 2.0: A Better Meal Replacement?

A Little Background I enjoy eating sometimes but oftentimes it is more of a chore. Unfortunately, eating is a necessity if I want to be healthy, energetic, productive. I’ve written about Soylent, a meal replacement...

Soylent: A Viable Meal Alternative?

Soylent: A Viable Meal Alternative?

The Journey to Soylent On June 27th, 2013 I began anticipating Soylent, talking about Soylent, impatiently waiting for Soylent to become available. I signed up for a week’s supply of Soylent on June 10th...

Trying to Make Sense of Cat Food.

Trying to Make Sense of Cat Food.

Goodness gracious, there are like a billion different cat foods out there – it is so overwhelming! Even just by a single company there seems to be endless variations! I had recently been fairly...

Why I LOVE My FitBit.

Why I LOVE My FitBit.

Introduction For Christmas my brother (Paul) and sister-in-law (Kiki) bought me a Fitbit One. I’ve been eyeing these quantified self devices long before they came into the public awareness – but have held off...

Three Days on Shakeology.

Three Days on Shakeology.

I’ve been drinking a lot of Ensure nutrition shakes recently. Andrew Vogel suggested that I try Shakeology. It is fairly expensive – $130 for 30 servings ($4.33/serving). Ensure is less than half this expensive...

No More Fruit Juice For Me.

No More Fruit Juice For Me.

I love fruit juice. When I go to Target I buy 5-10 64 oz fruit juices of various types. Some time ago I moved from fruit juice to 100% fruit juice – it was...

Soylent May Finally Provide the Diet I’ve Been Looking For…

Soylent May Finally Provide the Diet I’ve Been Looking For…

I’m pretty excited about Soylent, a new liquid meal replacement, which has been successfully utilized by the founder for several months now and is being tested by a number of other individuals – to...

PetSafe SlimCat Interactive Toy and Food Dispenser.

PetSafe SlimCat Interactive Toy and Food Dispenser.

I have four cats – Hermione, Barclay, Piper, and George. I love my cats – but on occasion they can drive me insane. One of the primary ways they encourage insanity is by whining...

Garden of Life’s RAW Meal.

Garden of Life’s RAW Meal.

I’ve talked on occasion about my feeble strivings to eat better without spending a lot of time doing so. This is a common dilemma, I think, for geeks and nerds and others of my...

The Healthy Plate Overview.

The Healthy Plate Overview.

The USDA has replaced an icon that has been around since my childhood (the food pyramid) with a new, simpler icon – the healthy plate. For those who want to understand how the healthy...