Lisa Browdy joins OakPark.com as the new health blogger in the hopes of showing readers that there are plenty of ways we can improve our wellness. Lisa is currently a student at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition to become a certified holistic health counselor. We sit down with Lisa for a Q&A and find out what she has in store for the new health blog.
Gym membership isn't in your budget, and you don't like outdoor exercise when the weather turns cold? Keep your body and brain engaged by using Netflix, the library and TV for a variety of inexpensive workouts in the comfort of your home.
A popular Madison Street bar and restaurant is tweaking its name after learning that a restaurant on the East Coast shared the same title, but had trademarked it. The 7218 Madison St. restaurant formerly known as Duckfat will soon shuffle the lettering on its sign so it reads Fatduck, a change they've already made on their website.
Little Mia and her mom, Amy, will be shopping the weekend away at Trends of Oak Park ($5 sale anyone?) and the Parenthesis Children's Consignment Sale (who doesn't love a bargain?). You can shop too! Don't miss the sales this weekend!