September my favorite month

September is my favorite month of the year. In Ohio, September was the month when the weather cooled off, the haze burned off, the sky was cerulean, and the corn and soybean fields were golden. It was warm during the day, but not hot. The humidity seemed to have gone...

“Dog Days of Summer- where does it come from?

Growing up in Ohio, August always seemed like it was the hottest month of summer. It was when the temperatures were hottest, and humidity was highest. That may not actually be the case, but that is the way I remember August. Which brings up the question of why do they...
Fireworks

Fireworks

July 4th and fireworks When I think of July I can’t help but think about the 4th of July. Specifically, fireworks. I grew up in Ohio and fireworks were illegal when I was a kid. That didn’t stop people from having them, but they weren’t real prevalent. At least not in...
Tables for every need!

Tables for every need!

It’s summertime; you’re planning an outdoor event, and you need tables. What type of table do you need? Do you prefer square or rectangular? Do you need a bistro table, more commonly known as a cocktail table? Does it need to be 8’ long or do you need a smaller table?...
Is a Tent just a Tent?

Is a Tent just a Tent?

So, a tent is just a tent, right? Well not exactly. There are several different types of tents. There are recreational tents, circus tents, pop up tents like you see at all the soccer games and there are party rental tents. . Figure 1 Circus Tent Figure 2 Pop Up Tent...