Fall/Winter Date Ideas In Southern Illinois

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

Stillness: A Lost Art

When did activity and amusement take over our lives? When did Parks and Rec become more important than going to the Park with friends? For me, distraction is a constant, unwanted friend that won’t leave me alone. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all about a good ‘ole Leslie Knope pick-me-up or an Andy Dwyer mishap,… Continue reading Stillness: A Lost Art

Confessions of a Pictureholic

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