Better Fireworks Photos With Your Phone Or Camera
Saturday, July 01, 2017
Better Fireworks Photos With Your Phone Or Camera

 I wanted to share some tips to improve your fireworks photos regardless of if you're using a phone or a camera.  If you try any of these tips, I'd love to see the results!  Post your photos in the comment section and you might just win a prize! 

Fireworks & Parades For You
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Better Fireworks Photos With Your Phone Or Camera

 4th of July Children’s Parade Locust Corner Road Milford Sparks in the Park! Date:  July 3rd! Firecracker Festival!Date:  July 1, 2017 at DuskWhere: Symmes Township Park 11600 N Lebanon Road, Loveland, Ohio 45140  Moscow Fireworks!  Date:  July 3, 2017 at DuskWhere: Water Street, Moscow, Ohio 45153  Washington Park 4th of July Jam!Date:  July 1, 2017 at 9:50pmWhere: Washington Park 1230 Elm St, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202  West Side Fireworks ...

Calling All Smokers!
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

We recently bought a Masterbuilt Electric Smoker (from QVC of course) and we're thinking the 4th of July weekend is the perfect time to break this bad boy out!  So I'd appreciate any advice you experienced smokers have for me! So If you've used a smoker before, talk to me... tell me what went wrong/what went right.What cuts of meat work best?Do you have general overall tips for smoking?What's your favorite thing to smoke?Have you smoked anything other than meat?AND if you've specifically used this Masterbuilt Electric Smoker, I'd love to hear from you. Post your remarks in the Comment section below and you might just win a gift for helping me out - and no, the gift isn't ...

Get The Stink Blowed Off Ya!
Thursday, June 22, 2017

 I wanted to share events that I found on   Too many of us work away our weekends. I'm hoping you find something here that you and those important to you will enjoy.  Go have some fun for a few hours!  My Grandma had an expression - "Get out and get the stink blowed off ya!"  While I understood her point I always laughed wondering what the origin of that expression was!   So go on - this weeend, go out and get the stink blowed off ya!  :) June 23-25: Panegyri Greek Festival, 5-11 p.m. Friday, 3-11 p.m. Saturday, 1-8 p.m. Sunday, Holy Trinity-St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 7000 Winton Road, Finneytown. Authentic Greek ...

Happy Father's Day
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Better Fireworks Photos With Your Phone Or Camera

 I have tried for days to write about my Dad for a Father’s Day post. How do you tell the story of someone you loved very much and still miss after all these years in a few paragraphs?  I have about 4 stories started and can’t seem to polish them up into something I think you’d like to read. So instead of wrestling with this anymore, I thought I’d list a few memories of my childhood with him to give you an overall snapshot of my Dad: He wasn’t much of a cook so we ate a lot of TV dinners when I was growing up.  No meant no and if he started counting to 10 I better run! He let me paint my room how I wanted – 2 yellow ...