Category Archives: Eating

Pleasant Revolution Index July 26–Aug 24

(30 days) Route: Munich to Wasserburg to Passau (along Inn River) to Linz, Austria (along Danube) to Vienna to Budapest (along Danube) to Lake Balaton, Hungary to Ljubljana, Slovenia Miles traveled: 860 mi (1380 km) Traveling days: 17 Average daily … Continue reading

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Uphill to Mazamitla and back down and back up again…

First: Huge thanks to my friend, David Demarest, for letting me use his patented water-proof bag. It’s super useful. THANKS! Well, I’ve been writing this blog for a while now, bit by bit as I’m near a computer, and finally … Continue reading

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Journal: Sayulita to Guadalajara

By David Kupfer The Pleasant Revolution is all about promotion, promotion of adventure, person to person cultural exchanges, bicycle values, freedoms found by biking, bike powered music, backwoods California rock and roll. So many kids and adults were and are … Continue reading

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Boycott Horizon Milk and the Watering Down

Organic certification of food gives consumers info that enables us to support things we like and avoid things we don’t. Theoretically. The theory breaks down when producers successfully cheat the certification process and don’t comply with the spirit of the … Continue reading

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Spring Equinox Show Tonight

Ginger Ninjas appear at Willow Springs (Xtracycle HQ) for special Krepelicious show. Fire dancing expected. Dueling fiddlers to shred horse hairs. The crepes begin flowing off griddle at 4pm. They are organic, and usually include some super lovely local ingredients, … Continue reading

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Is Hunting the New Local?

My dad has been cleaning out the corners of his house lately and asked me if I wanted the 30-06. It’s the same gun I used to shoot my first deer when I was fourteen. It was the last day … Continue reading

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Is Local the New Organic?

Interesting piece about the growing murmur around OG vs. Homegrown. Organically grown die-hards have been starting to wonder if certified kiwis straight off the plane from New Zealand are really all that good for the planet.

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Lovin’ to shop

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Protected: Directions and more, ShrimpFest 2

Greetings: If you’ve made it here, then either you are a very good password guesser, or you belong at Shrimpfest. Bike Ride with Fossil Foo We’ll all be meeting at Xtracycle HQ (Willow Springs) in North San Juan on Friday … Continue reading

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