Raw Food Restaurant Review The Raw Kitchen Fremantle

The Raw Kitchen Fremantle

The main point of this site is to provide information about Raw Food, particularly in Bali. Other than Fivelements I don’t intend on writing reviews of any Raw Food Restaurants in Bali. However, I do enjoy reviewing restaurants and I think it provides an interesting perspective on how I assess the quality raw food, especially […]

Raw Food Restaurant Review Fivelements

Jumbo Sampler from Fivelements Bali

I’ll have been living in Ubud for one year as of the beginning of November. Wow, it’s pretty crazy to write that. What a year it has been. Anyhow, until yesterday, I hadn’t been to the legendary Fivelements Sakti Dining Room, which many people consider to be one of the best Raw Food Restaurants on the […]

7 Natural Ways to Kick the Common Cold’s Butt

Neti Pot Cure Common Cold

I was never one to get sick very often, but when I did I sometimes used healing methods that were…lets say…less than effective. I’ve now come to understand that food and drugs are the last things my body wants when it is plagued with an illness. So here are 7 ways to Kick the Common […]

Welcome to Ubud, Where the People Aren’t Afraid to Dance

Dance in Ubud

I’ve been living in Ubud now for 10 months. To say that it is a unique place is a severe understatement. There are more Raw Food Restaurants in a 15 minute radius than anywhere else in the world. It’s just as common for fresh young coconuts to be served at a bar on a saturday […]

Extreme Gratitude for Ubud

Bali RIce Farmer

Home Sweet Home Last night I arrived back in Ubud after a week and a half trip that was mainly comprised of quality time spent with friends and family. It was awesome to see people that I hadn’t seen for anywhere between 9 months and 3 years. I really appreciate how open many of them […]

The Raw Energies of My Journey

Roots Manuva Bananas

Sitting in the domestic terminal of the Bali airport with excited children frantically swiping at Ipads and bored adults staring at flight information displays seems to be the perfect situation to reflect upon the flow of thoughts that have been dancing through my mind over the last 24 hours. I was meant to leave Bali […]

8 Mind-Blowing Things I Learned during Elaina Love & Chris Whitcoe’s Pure Joy Academy Raw Food Chef and Detox Course

Dr. Nick Iatrogenesis

Any of you who read my newsletter know that over the past month I have been taking the Pure Joy Academy Raw Food Chef & Detox Certification course with Elaina Love and Chris Whitcoe. Well it just ended this week, and while it would it would be impossible for me to share all of the […]

8 Reasons Why Durian is the King of Fruits

Miss World Durian

1. When Durian is in the house you know it The quality which has earned my favorite fruit (sorry Soursop you’ve been surpassed) its notoriety, an invasively pungent odor, has been described as “pig-shit, turpentine and onions garnished with a gym sock,” and has gotten it banned on public transport systems, hotels, and a littany […]

A Brief History of Raw Food

Mahatma Gandhi Eating

As the only species on the planet that eats cooked food (with the exception of the unfortunate animals that find themselves snacking on our trash), humans have turned preparing food, mainly in the form of cooking, from a basic animal necessity to an art form. Now that gourmet raw food chefs around the world are […]