Category Archives: Illinois

365, 8: day 74

Park Ridge, IL My entire time here so far has been clear and nice, and of course the one day I’m driving it’s pouring rain. Despite that, I had a pretty easy trip to Chicago, arriving just in time to … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 311

Chicago We were up very early for our 6am flight, but that meant a beautiful sunrise flight and in Chicago in time for basically a full day of fun. We got lunch at Frontera Grill, which was actually pretty disappointing … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 282

Chicago I spent the morning in Chicago with my mom and sister. When our 1:30 flight was delayed until 3:30, it seemed like bonus time and it meant I could join them for Indian buffet lunch. Just after we got … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 281

Chicago I woke up to rain and no plans. I had had an idea that everyone would be sticking around and making brunch plans and doing things, but that was not the case. Instead I went on a 2.5 mile … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 280

Evanston, IL Today was a total whirlwind. I woke up at 10am (!!) and we went straight to my cousin’s house to meet their new baby. Then I took the train to meet friends for lunch, and I ran into … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 279

Chicago I stuck around for wake up and some morning playtime before my aunt, cousin, and kids walked me to Starbucks and the train into Chicago. I then proceeded to discover that yet another friend is randomly in Chicago this … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 278

Park Ridge, IL I started my day with a 4 mile run along the lake, down to Shedd Aquarium! It was so nice and made me wonder, as I do basically every time I’m here, why I don’t live in … Continue reading

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