|window shopping in the rain|
|I'd rather have sweets|
I do a lot of window shopping when I’m a tourist and a lot more when I’m Christmas shopping. It’s more fun when I’m a tourist. At Christmas it’s either too expensive, they’ve already got one, or I know they’ll never use it.
And sometimes – sometimes you fall madly in love with whatever is on the other side of that window and you just have to have it.
|Frit painting, Tubac Art Gallery|
Not that that’s ever happened to me of course. Just saying.
|Now THAT's a STEIN mart!|
|'Main Street' display, Joliet Historical Museum|
The Modern version of window shopping is browsing on the net. We can find anything our heart desires with a few clicks. The right movie, a new pair of shoes, a great deal, or the perfect beach. Makes me wonder why we need so many shoes – we sure aren’t wearing them out.
|Michigan Avenue mannequins|
With Christmas only a couple of months away I’ll probably start out the old-fashioned way – trekking from store to store - but as the weather gets colder and colder, I’ll probably finish it up the modern way – on my butt – and ‘let my fingers do the walking’.
I just hope I don’t ‘fall in love’ with too many windows.
|Hoping it goes on sale|
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