1. Go for a bike ride on SIU campus. You can stop at Starbucks in the Stud Center first! 2. Explore the Carbondale Farmers Market. 3. Bonfire party with s’mores (more couples maybe?). 4. Board game/cards night (one of our favorites). 5. Bowling 6. Try out some of our local restaurants (Pita Alley, Mackies, Longbranch… Continue reading Fall/Winter Date Ideas In Southern Illinois
My husband knows me so well! He surprised me with a trip to Alto Pass for the most beautiful date night! We arrived at the perfect time when the sun was starting to set. The sky was breathtaking, so I had to share some of my shots with you! If you haven’t been out to Bald Knob Cross,… Continue reading Favorite Kind of Date Night
It’s a beautiful “sickness…” A craft in which I am fascinated… A constant desire to learn more… My first instinct… The sound a shutter makes…a beautiful portrait…meeting new people…all apart of this thing we call photography. The love I have for this craft has been intensely growing since I was 11 years old. From digital to film, I… Continue reading Confessions of a Pictureholic
I don’t write to get published. I don’t shoot for approval. I am only compelled to notice the world around me, to create and to invite others to join in on the fun! God gave us creative desires and freedoms to wonder and express ourselves. We all have something to say, even if we’re not sure… Continue reading Shhh…Your Life Is Speaking! Don’t Interrupt!
FIRST BLOG POST! Woo hoo! Thanks for checking out some of my photos and design work. Before we go any further, let’s start by getting to know one another. I’m a Southern Illinois native. I’m a university employee by day, photographer, writer and designer by night. 😉 I cook a mean cilantro lime chicken and I… Continue reading Nice To Meet You!