At The Cornerstone Bistro, Chef Benjamin Thorpe composes a different menu every week based on the fresh, seasonal ingredients made available by local farmers. Specializing in northern Italian and fusion American cuisine, he transforms Mother Nature’s organic offerings into rustic small plates, innovative entrees, and homemade desserts, such as pies and tarts aromatic enough to hang from a car's rearview mirror. A weekly chef's table slides Chef Thorpe’s edible handiwork further into the spotlight, inviting diners to gather for a lineup of specially prepared courses during meals outfitted with specific themes.
Dr. Katherine Elstun, medical director of Eagle Health & Wellness, understands the frustration patients feel when a physician lacks the time to discuss the lifestyle changes that will lead to better health. Eager to redefine the traditional doctor-patient relationship, she expanded her team to include a medical aesthetician who works cooperatively to execute anti-aging skin treatments, weight-loss therapies, and synchronized cartwheel routines. The wellness squad motivates patients within bright and airy offices decorated with vivid wall art and neatly stacked herbal and medical-grade products.
It?s clear as soon as customers see the front desk at Monkey Dooz?three hollowed-out barrels beneath a thick of faux palm trees?that it?s no ordinary hair salon. When they see the jeep-shaped salon chairs, they?ll realize that it is, of course, a hair salon that serves kids and Indiana Jones. It's the endless amount of little details that keeps kids entertained during haircuts and spa services such as sparkle nails and facials. Most importantly, though, is that Monkey Dooz?s staff is a carefully selected bunch that exudes compassion and patience for little ones.
At Brain Balance Achievement Centers, staff work with kids having academic or social difficulties. The instructors' goal is to help these children boost their cognitive function, strengthen their social judgment, and improve a host of other areas. Working from the premise that many disorders are based on an imbalance between the brain's hemispheres, the center uses a plan based on dietary adjustment and academic exercises that aims to restore connections in the brain.