The drive out to Chicago was ... long. We made it in plenty of time, though, to take full advantage of the day. As soon as we checked into our lovely hotel (with a scenic view of the downtown correctional facility):
we hit the streets and got to shopping. We dropped off Kirsten at the closest H&M and the rest of us headed down to the Miracle Mile.
After a nice long day of shopping we headed back to the hotel to freshen up for dinner, but we able to pause for a quick photo over the river:
We took the subway to Greektown for dinner at Athena
We were seriously beat from a long day of walking and shopping so we decided to call it a night ... fun was had by all: