Entries by William B. Macaulay

Social media challenging your abs?

Social media trends on Facebook and Twitter have created a sense of community online through popular pages and hashtags. Many of these trends have supported healthier living and fitness through the public’s joint goals and visible progress. On Twitter, there are general hashtags, like #fitness and #health, that often contain countless posts from across the […]

Organic Hair Products: Deciphering the Labels

Ever thought about what’s in your hair products? Trusted a product that said ‘organic’ without reading the ingredients label? Well, according to the Center for Environmental Health, there are thousands of ingredients in our cosmetic and personal care products that are linked to adverse health effects.

5 Healthy Energy Bar Options

Summertime! This glorious season is an optimal opportunity to turn off that TV, walk out that door and get moving. For your mid-hike/bike ride/kayaking tour/rollerblading/brisk stroll snack, it’s likely you’ll want to pack an energy bar as it’s a rare food item that’s filling, convenient and good for you … or is it? Energy bars […]

Your New Favorite Summer Drink

One of the easiest ways to kickstart a healthier lifestyle is to drink water (to accurately calculate how much water you should drink a day click here). But from time to time, you may be tempted to drink something that has a bit more flavor.  Soda is completely out of the question and juices aren’t […]

M.O.B

M.O.B525 Atlantic AveBrooklyn, NY 11217Boerum HillOwner: Cyrill AouizeratFood: Vegan and vegetarian, “avant-garde American”www.mob-usa.com@mob_usa  There are a lot of factors that can make eating at a restaurant an incredible experience—the ambiance, service, interior, music and (of course) the food. M.O.B or Maimonides of Brooklyn gives you a whole new experience when it comes to all this. Inspired by a medieval […]

Spring Natural Kitchen

474 Columbus AveNY, New York 10024Owner: Rustam SchoeuholtFood: Modernized international favoriteshttp://www.springnaturalkitchen.com/ To start the Spring off right, the Edible Word crew headed uptown to discover the wonders of Spring Natural Kitchen located at 474 Columbus Ave. And we must say, what a dining experience!  Automatically after entering Spring Natural we were greeted with a warm […]