In October of 2017 I spent about 4 days in Chicago visiting my friend, Liz Monroe. It was a wonderful visit, filled with tons of coffee and hoping the Cubs would win the World Series again.
Leaving Atlanta late had its perks. Love this city!
Art deco is everywhere! (WinTrust building)
View of the city from Logan Square
Chicago really is as gorgeous as everyone says
Bow Truss coffee
Touring the Chicago Board of Trade
Logan Square Auditorium with Lizzie during Open Chicago
We met up with my friend Emily from Berry for a few stops along our Open Chicago route
I loved the bikes everywhere!
inside The Rookery
A great place for beer and baseball
Great Biscuits, but not quite like the south
What’s traveling without a bookstore?
Stan’s Donuts, of course
Remnants of the World Fair
Had the best burger here – Au Cheval
Architecture boat tour: 300 S. Wacker coming in clutch with a map
Apartment buildings along the river
Love spending time with Liz!
So much innovative architecture
Navy Pier ❤
Along the lake
Just another coffee stop – Passion House Coffee
Lunch (and a music video cameo) at Johnny’s Grill in Logan Square
Aloft Circus: Church turned circus training
Intelligentsia of course.