Today I went down to Chicago to return some items to Crate & Barrel and buy a proper food processor. A Whole Foods is nearby, so, of course, I stopped there for lunch and exotic grocery shopping. At the little 50s diner, I ordered a vegan hot dog with the works and a chocolate milkshake.
The shake was so good!
For dinner, H & I went to Wild Orchid in Crystal Lake. I read a yelp review that they make a good vegan pad thai (someone else in the suburbs said the v-word!), so I ordered the veggie pad thai sans egg. Not bad. Not amazing. The garnish was pretty and the carrots are elaborately sliced.
And here is my new toy: