So after the last post, here are the pics to prove the AWESOME parts of last weekend! :-)
Will & Annelise had their Montessori Christmas music program Friday night.
Saturday morning, we took the train into the city, (a fun adventure for the kids in and of itself):
We posed in Union Station...
...Before heaing to the top of Willis (formerly Sears) Tower - the 3rd tallest building in the WORLD and the tallest in the western hemisphere. Willis Tower has "The Ledge" - glass boxes where you can literally step out over the city on the 103rd floor. Yeah. This usually-scared-of-heights mama conquered her fear for the sake of super cool pics:
Afterwards, we went to Adler Planetarium, which actually has the best view back to the Chicago skyline, b/c it's on a penisula out in Lake Michigan:
I am a Southern mommy of two, whose husband has gotten us transferred all over the country. We're ecstatic to be exploring life now in Houston, Texas! Follow along here as we keep our family & friends updated and keep our household ASAP (As Southern As Possible! ;-)) [Want to know my whole story? Click "Who am I?" along the top!]