There are various threads about Thanksgiving dishes: http://paleohacks.com/questions/79366/thanksgiving-what-was-your-favorite-dish http://paleohacks.com/questions/79037/what-thanksgiving-dish-are-you-excited-about-preparing-paleo But, I... (more)
If you could be born in any time period into any tribe/culture, which would it be? Would you be born into the paleolithic as a lone caveman? Or a modern hunter gatherer tribe like an aborigine? What would you choose?
Mark Sisson recommends intervals of play, right? I was thinking of buying a 'rebounder' (mini-trampoline) to use whenever I have a spare 5-10 minutes or so... It would be loads of fun with music, no? I just have trouble getting activity in with... (more)
Thanks for the responses. It was a calcium issue. Increasing my calcium completely eliminated the gas. Ray Peat strikes again.
In the comments for http://paleohacks.com/questions/82462/does-anyone-else-sneak-a-look-at-other-peoples-shopping someone suggested a secret handshake or a badge or button that would let other people know you were paleo. I thought it was a great... (more)
Me? I prepare for my hunt by shopping the overcrowded Whole Foods in the city with a very short list of items in mind. :) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2UFc1pr2yUU# I simply couldn't resist. :) (Feel free to close if you feel too off topic.) (more)
There are so many inspiring paleo success stories shared here that I can't resist asking: Did you use a large and/or small reward system? Of course getting fit and healthy is ultimately the largest reward of all, but what I'd like to know is... (more)
In typical male form, rather than rewarding myself when I hit a milestone, I invest in a bunch of clothes so that I stand to lose a lot of money if I regain the fat.
Okay so today driving to work I had a thought of who would be on the faces of PALEO rushmore. Just a fun idea, I know nothing serious. Took it on step further and tried to rationalize my picks by comparing them to the current faces on the real... (more)
In the past few years I've received a few magazine subscriptions for free, but having read their diet and exercise advice I found myself glad that I hadn't paid anything for them! Of course the routine offenses include recommendation of healthy... (more)
I ran across the Whole9 Healthy/F-Off Scale again today and thought I'd ask fellow PaleoHackers to post their healthy/f-off scales. The scale is designed to measure foods along the y-axis for healthiness, and "the degree to which you will tell... (more)
From the original posts' context it seems the stuff that's high on the F-Off scale but low in health is what you deem truly cheat-worthy; in other words it'll do zero for your health but it is so good that you are willing to throw caution to the... (more)
So I'm thinking of going into farming and I definitely want to have my farm focused on all things paleo. I already have some ideas- livestock centric with hardy "wild-type" breeds, grazing fields, fruit and nut trees, perhaps some vegetables or... (more)
Willamette Valley. Folks didn't call it Eden and undertake the arduous Oregon Trail in a Conestoga Wagon for nothin'. How close you are to population centers would be entirely a function of your budget.
Does anyone have suggestions/recipes for soft, easy-to-chew paleo party foods? I recently had a wisdom tooth removed and it's the holiday season so I need ideas/suggestions/recipes for soft, easy to chew paleo party foods that won't get lodged in... (more)
Does anyone know another way for cleaning your plate and eating all the yummy fatty liquid (butter, coconut oil, animal fats)? Other than licking your plate? Don't get me wrong, I don't think there is a better way than licking (if I wouldn't know... (more)
I don't live in LA but I'm going. You might try registering on the AHS social networking site here and see if anyone from SoCa is there to connect with.
Ok, so I am really going to for a Psychic reading tonight. It was a christmas gift. I have never been and could use some ideas... What should I ask? What would you ask? Just for fun -Anything funny that is paleo related? It might be fun to... (more)
Don't ask anything. If they're truly psychic, then they'll already know what you want to know. :-P Yeah, I'm a smartass and a skeptic. It would definitely be a fun thing to try though, even if purely for entertainment value.
I hope this question makes sense! When I first started Paleo and found Paleo Hacks, I read through a lot of questions and answers before posting. I would report back to my newly Paleo friends at the gym that weren't really interested in... (more)
...and instantly thought: "Bad news, Roger. At the rate you're going you'll lose the weight much faster (and less lucratively) than you think." Did you have any nonpaleo friends/family send it to you as "evidence" of conventional wisdom? :) (See... (more)
I ask mostly because I am one....and so is nearly everyone in the NYC Paleo meetup. The meetup is full of analysts, statisticians, computer programmers, and web developers. Maybe our love of numbers and science is why we are so obsessed with... (more)
For the sake of argument, Let's say you're stuck in a jungle with your freind and have not eaten in about a week, would you kill him/her and eat them? I probably would. I would like to eat a paleo person. More omega 3's than your typical grain... (more)
So I love eating paleo; all of the health benefits, the lack of calorie counting, and the overall happier lifestyle. However, there are certain moments when I feel the desire to enjoy a fine cigar, a quality beer, and maybe indulge on something... (more)
So, we all love (or soon will love) the paleo lifestyle. The question is remains where is the line you have drawn in the sand between pursuing optimal health and fitness, and being a crazy person who romanticizes the stone-age. I am all for... (more)