As I am getting older, I find myself spending less and less time with my close friends. We are all very busy with work and family obligations, and many of us live in different cities.
Last night, it was fantastic to catch up with one of my best friends, David Lee, who was visiting NYC from San Francisco. He and I only get to see each other about once or twice a year since we live on opposite sides of the country.
We became great friends in high school (where he played like Tony Peña behind home plate), and he has gone on to become a major player in the technology world.
David Lee runs SV Angel, which is the premier angel investment fund in the country. He sees absolutely every single hot deal there is Silicon Valley and every tech entrepreneur is begging him for money. Read More »
I just knew that the hundreds and hundreds of hours I have spent roaming the aisles of supermarkets and studying menus at organic restaurants would come in handy one day.
But, I had no idea that it would lead to me writing this post. So, here it goes….
1) More and More Coconuts
Coconuts have taken on much more prominence as of late. A bunch of ice creams, including Luna and Larry’s Organic Coconut Bliss and Purely Decadent, have coconuts as their central ingredient. Energy bars, such as those from Raw Revolution, have used them in their products for a while.
In terms of organic coconuts, this is what I foresee.
Organic coconut water: Coconut water is a hot trend in the beverage world right now. Some people consider coconut water to be the ultimate post-workout drink because it contains electrolytes.
However, nearly all of those boxes of coconut water that are flying off the shelves in the supermarkets are not organic. It is only a matter of time before we see a shift to organic. Read More »
I discovered this ice cream at the 2009 Natural Products Expo East in Boston and was blown away by it. For so long, I had been looking for a dairy-free, soy-free and coconut-based ice cream and finally found it.
This dark chocolate flavor rocks and so does the vanilla island. 100% vegan.
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