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Paleo Treats® Blog - Paleo info, ingredients, and righteous adventures beyond dessert
September 11, 2013

Podcast hiatus

Muddy shoes in the van.  Road to Leadville, 2013.
Thanks to all of you who wrote in and asked "what the hell was up with the podcast?"  We haven't recorded a new episode in a while, partly because I was in Colorado for the most of August training for and then attempting to run the Leadville 100, and partly because in our latest recording session we made a huge technical error on our last two to the point they were unuseable, so we can't launch 'em. View full article →
July 22, 2013

Episode 11: Mike Ritland, Navy SEAL & dog trainer

Mike "By God" Ritland
A former Navy SEAL and current provider of dogs to various agencies throughout the US Govt, Mike Ritland knows more about dogs than damn near anyone else out there.  From how to select the right dog for intense K9 work to what to feed it  (Paleo, duh!) to how to keep a handle on your home pooch, Mike literally wrote the book on it. View full article →
July 22, 2013

Who lives in Paleo town?

Looking for fire 'n brimstone style writing on the Paleo diet?  Here's your chance to singe your ears and wanzingo your eyes, feast then on these words! View full article →
July 17, 2013

Episode 12: Robert Young Pelton

Robert Young Pelton with savages
Listen in as Robert Young Pelton, author of "The World's Most Dangerous Places", shares his thoughts on the benefits of getting fired, running Route Irish in Iraq, being kidnapped by Columbians, and offers up a great perspective on livin' the dream. View full article →
July 08, 2013

Episode 10: Chris the problem solver

Chris the Problem SolverEver wanted to know the way a professional problem solver thinks?  Tune in this week and listen to my good friend Chris talk about the genesis and development of a world class problem solver.  Chris has worked as everything from a Paramedic to a Park Ranger to a soldier and has worked everywhere from combat diving underwater to high mountain adventuring.  

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July 02, 2013

Episode 9: Ryan Williams

Ryan "By God" WilliamsWARNING:  EXPLICIT LANGUAGE ON THIS SHOW!  DO NOT LISTEN IF YOU DON'T WANT TO HEAR THE F-BOMB  This week we talk with Ryan Williams, former SEAL turned entrepreneur. Ryan is a 6'2" 210 lb asskicker with a mind to match.  He was the co-founder of Forged Clothing and after selling his stake in that moved on to Demonbells, the first custom cast art kettlebells on the planet.

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June 25, 2013

Episode 8: Kurt Johnstad

Kurt "By God" Johnstad
When he's not locked down in the cave living on Paleo Treats and scribbling out the next great epic Kurt Johnstad is busy living an actual awesome and real life.  Whether that's running through the savage beauty of the San Gabriel Mountain Range, shooting with some of the hottest shots on the planet or working in the dojo both teaching and learning the fine (and hard) points of applied martial arts, Kurt is always in hot pursuit of perfection. View full article →
June 20, 2013

Our kind of guy...

When we first "met" Ed Garcia it was through this video.  We've since had a chance to spend a week up in Montana with him, and boy is he everything depicted in this video and then some!  A powerful human with massive amounts of loving energy, this is a dude to look up to! View full article →
June 18, 2013

The Personality Campaign

What kind of cookie company thinks of their creations as actually having a personality?  Whether it's the chocolate treat who always wears Tom Ford, or the James Bond of desserts, or just a plain old polymath, each of our Treats offers more than just good taste. View full article →
June 11, 2013

Beauty and Paleo Treats

Look, if you think we're first and foremost a cookie company than you're missing the point.  We're set on bringing beauty, quality, and joy into the world, on having fucking fun, and on making money.  Read on for why that's so dang important. View full article →
June 06, 2013

What's important to you?

Ah, Epictetus!  Perhaps my favorite of the old and pure Stoics, he looked deeply within himself and saw both nothing and everything.  If you're looking for a major part of Nik's thinking, this is a good place to start. View full article →
June 06, 2013

Episode 7: David Rutherford, Navy SEAL motivational speaker

David "By God" RutherfordNavy SEAL motivational speaker and author Dave Rutherford from Team FrogLogic fires up the Paleo Treats podcast with his own special brand of energy, get ready! Drawing on experiences from Azerbaijan to Afghanistan, Dave talks about how to embrace fear, build self confidence, and develop team life. If you've ever wondered what it's like to experience pure human energy than get ready for an amazing interview with a guy who can literally persuade people who can't swim to jump in at the deep end (without using paleo cookies.)  :)

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