As most of you in the Chicago area know, Marshall Field's was bought by a big department store conglomerate and they are soon changing the name to Macy's. This doesn't sit well with all the Chicagoans that I've talked to about it. Despite this, we made our annual trek into Chicago to go eat in the Walnut Room at Field's by the big tree. This year it was done all in silver and blue and the ornaments were from Swarovski. It was gorgeous!
And the trip wouldn't be complete without a visit to Santa! Here is Maddie proudly displaying her "I Saw Santa" pin.
It was a lovely day (despite the migraine I had) and the lines weren't unbearable. And now I have a stack of Frango boxes downstairs calling my name -- yum!
I stayed up late and read the first 4 chapters of Wendy Knits . I'm really enjoying it! I'll give a full review as soon as I finish!
. I'm really enjoying it! I'll give a full review as soon as I finish!
And tomorrow. . . coffee filter snowflakes!