CHAGA MUSHROOM

Chaga is a rare and precious gift, par excellence. This superior medicinal food has been cherished and utilized by herbal foragers in Russia and China since ancient times. It is a powerful substance of the wilderness and is characterized by its blackened charcoal appearance on the outside and golden orange or burnt umber color on the inside. The energetic personality is oddly peculiar and magnetically charming. Once it makes an impression and leaves a stain on ones soul, one doesn’t soon forget it.

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SPRING WATER HARVESTING

One of the amazing aspects of traveling adventures is that they can take us to some awesome springs. I've been drinking predominantly fresh spring water since 2008 with very few exceptions. There is one good spring near San Fran that I like to stop at whenever I drive through and while on another road trip along the west coast, I shot a short video. In this video, I describe a little bit about the spring and the inspiration that flows from it.

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COLD WATER IMMERSION

Getting in to cold water is something I’ve been practicing with growing enthusiasm since 2008. There are many reasons why I choose to do it. Above all is because it’s fun and generates health, happiness and a feeling of vitality. I decided to shoot a video demonstrating one way to do it and want to write a little bit about it.

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ROPE CLIMBING

Work smarter, not harder. As I demonstrate in this video, there’s a simple technique to apply that makes the climb more efficient. A rope climb is also a good metaphor for life. 

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FIST BUMP

Traditional handshakes have had their time and place but I personally bid them farewell with a respectful bow. I’m calling into question the habit and sanity of the ubiquitous handshake. I promote fist bumps instead because they’re more sanitary, along with other strategic alternatives for more sensible social interactions.

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INSECT INFATUATION

My aim with this article is to advocate the integration of edible insects into our nutritional strategies, add my own abstract ideas and include the most compelling links that I’ve found. I ask that you simply entertain these ideas and recognize the possibility that prejudice is often disguised as contemplation. Activate your imagination.

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DEATH FUGUE

Are you dead or dying? Do you know someone dead or dying? If you answer yes to either of these questions then this fugue is for you. I do it with fierce passion for all of us who will fail to live forever. 

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LSTN: Sound And Purpose

This is more than just a company tribute and product review. Look and listen as I illustrate an extrasensory experience deep into the heart of matters. According to my observation and all things considered, LSTN is the cream at the top of their class and second to none in their field.

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HONORING A LOVED ONE

This article is devoted to a person in my life who has had a primary hand in helping me making it through difficult times as well as adding complimentary value to the adventurous quality of my livelihood. I am happy to highlight here my interpretation of honoring a loved one through the lens of brotherhood. It is a service in sincerity that I humbly compose a feature portrait of my brother Daniel Whipple.

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