Today, it hailed. It was also another 100 degree day. Explain that one, science.
Our apartment has no air conditioning, so my routine has been cold showers, freeze pops, fans, and as little movement as possible.
Yesterday Bailey and I celebrated freedom on the beach with the rest of Chicago's young population. We also got to see fireworks aplenty. They are illegal in Illinois, but that doesn't stop enthusiastic Americans from crossing the border to Indiana to appease their need for explosives.
Tonight I'm sleeping at the Charleston, just a few blocks away. They have A/C and down comforters on pillow top mattresses. I'm basically on a staycation except I still have to go to work tomorrow.