Cherokee Street

St. Louis Cherokee Street Indian statue sign

Last weekend, I had the awesome opportunity to explore another one of St. Louis’s neighborhoods, Cherokee Street. It’s mostly known for its superb Mexican food (which was true – Taquiera El Bronco‘s tacos were just as good as the ones back home in Texas), but the street also had a ton of neat boutiques and antique stores.

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Snapshots: Night Visions

I took the following photos after watching the LNYF fireworks show on campus about a week ago. As I was heading back home, I realized: when else am I going to tote around a tripod at night on campus? Definitely not in the near future… So I seized the opportune moment and captured a few nighttime beauties to remember my school by:

WUSTL Olin Library at Night

My home away from home, also known as the library.

WUSTL Graham Chapel at Night

The chapel where I saw John Legend, Joseph Gordon Levitt, “Tiger Mom” Amy Chua, and Mary Lambert.

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January ’15 in Review

January 2015 personal lifestyle photography blog review

I had a lot of fun posting about my Texas road trip from December! I still can’t believe that I went to all these places only a month ago:

Climbing Mount Bonnell

Mount Bonnell at Sunset in Austin Texas

Texas’s Majestic State Capitol

Texas State Capitol in Austin

Spelunking at Natural Bridge Caverns

Natural Bridge Caverns San Antonio Texas

Evening Stroll Along the Riverwalk

San Antonio Texas River Walk Restaurants at Night

Sea World Animal Encounters

Swimming Penguins Sea World San Antonio Texas

Sea World Dolphin & Whale Shows

Dolphin Christmas Show Sea World

Houston Museum of Natural Science


How to Attract a Butterfly: Cockrell Butterfly Center

A Walk in the (Hermann) Park


Houston, Do You Copy?

Sweet Paris Creperie & Cafe

Sweet Paris Creperie & Cafe Houston Texas

Field of Light

Field of Light by Bruce Munro in Discovery Green Houston

Snapshots: Dec. 26-31

Concrete Giraffe Statue

Afterwards, took a short breather at home (Dallas):

Bishop Arts District

Then finally went back to school in St. Louis…

Playing with Fire at Third Degree Glass Factory

Rhino Head Third Degree Glass Factory

Baby, You’re a Firework

LNYF Fireworks

On the other hand, I caught up on a lot of TV shows and read books during my winter break. Here’s the new media that I’ve been enjoying:




  • “The Art of Celebration” – Rend Collective

Thanks for reading!