Hope everyone had a nice holiday!  My granddaughter and I traveled to Chicago to do a little pre-Christmas window shopping along Michigan Ave.  Obviously such activities would not be as enjoyable if all of the businesses along Michigan Ave. looked like this local beauty:

While in Chicago, my granddaughter gave me my Christmas present a bit early.  I am now the proud owner of one of those new fancy iPhone thingies.  And while I have yet to learn how to make a call on it (Where are the buttons?) I have mastered my new CatPaint app.