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Inside Yoga By Degrees' spacious, spa-like studios, a team of certified yoga instructors helps students of all abilities refine strength, flexibility, and endurance during one-hour classes. The seven-day-a-week schedules features an assortment of yoga styles, including beginner-friendly fundamental classes, aerobic Vinyasa flows, Restorative, and Yoga Sculpt sessions that incorporate hand weights to chisel muscles into marble-statue perfection. Each session is heated to temperatures between 80 and 105 degrees to help rid bodies of toxins and melt muscles with deep, restorative stretches. During workouts, the dedicated teachers play a collection of both mellow and mood-boosting music to motivate minds, and after class students can change back into superhero spandex inside the facility's immaculate locker rooms.

4700 Gilbert Ave
Western Springs,
IL
US

Lauded for their hair coloring wizardry by Citysearch.com, Joseph Drozd Salon's accomplished stylists bestow dazzling looks within an ultra clean and technologically advanced studio. Behind the façade's white door and picturesque stone storefront, stylists boost salon I.Q.s with up to date training in the application of Coppola Keratin Complex and other advanced treatments. The eponymous Joseph emphasizes client comfort and safety, making sure each stylist is certified in the proper application of chemical treatments and employing an antimicrobial salon chair that has received all its necessary shots.

811 Burlington Ave
Western Springs,
IL
US

John Montalto, a 26-year veteran of the hair-styling industry, delivers a variety of luxurious treatments for men and women at his Western Springs salon and spa. Deft hands transform female tresses with custom cuts and colors and sweep strands into updos for charity balls or cubes. Manly follicles flee from faces after hot shaves, beard trims, and mustache modifications. A mirrored wall reflects aestheticians as they cosset nail beds during mani-pedi, and potted foliage shades clientele during facials, waxing, and various modalities of massage.

821 Burlington Ave
Western Springs,
IL
US

Vie Restaurant: A User's Guide

New American Cuisine | Hyperlocal Ingredients | House-Canned Goods | Smart-Casual Dress Code

Sample Menu

  • First course: wood-grilled quail with roasted apples and carrots
  • Soup: creamy pumpkin soup with foie-gras-mousse and oat streusel
  • Entree: collard-green gratin with crispy spätzle and cheddar-beer fondue
  • Dessert: gingerbread-spiced funnel cake with quince sherbet

    Where to Sit: If possible, grab the table right in front of the fireplace, which adds to the coziness of the welcoming, yet elegant digs.



    While You're Waiting

    • Head to the modern bar with towering mirrors and shelves of attractive bottles to order one of the bartender’s signature Vie-tinis.
    • Chef Paul Virant's claim to fame is his knack for pickling and canning, which he wrote about in his cookbook, The Preservation Kitchen. Honor his passion by replacing your usual cufflinks with full-sized Mason jars.

      Inside Tips

      • The experienced wine director, Pablo Moncado, has meticulously curated a selection of fine wines to complement the meals, so be sure to ask your server for help in choosing the right bottle.
      • Leave your tank top and beer helmet in the closet. Vie has a smart-casual dress code, which means patrons may wear informal, yet neat attire.
      • Reservations are recommended.

        While You're in the Neighborhood
        Before: Take a page out of the chef’s book and go on the hunt for fresh, local ingredients at the Western Springs Fruit Store (925 Burlington Avenue).
        After: Catch a show at the Theatre of Western Springs (4384 Hampton Avenue), which hosts local plays and national acts, including the celebrated Beatle’s cover band, American English.

4471 Lawn Ave
Western Springs,
IL
US

Hillgrove Wine Cellars and Bistro combines tastings of fine, international wines and craft brews with equally well-crafted appetizers. Danny Parrott curates the medley of food and drinks, relying on his sensitive palate developed over years in the restaurant industry to lead him to the finest flavors. His stock of wine bottles and beers blend with the seasons and are chosen based on his particular leanings. His menu, however, remains anchored in specific flavors meant to offset the dryness of a fine white or the rich tannins of a red.

800 Hillgrove Ave
Western Springs,
IL
US

It's every dog owner's responsibility to clean up after his or her pet. Though that's easy to keep up with on walks, dogs can often transform backyards into danger zones where any step could end up a mess. That's where Doo Care's team comes in. The licensed, bonded, and insured crew pulls up in the company's distinctive green-and-white trucks to clear out poop wherever it may hide in owners' lawns. They can perform this duty as often as twice a week or make one-time visits to prepare yards for a party or a date with the cute garden across the street.

15 SALT CREEK LANE
HINSDALE,
Illinois
US

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