Pleasant Hill Dam

Pleasant Hill Dam was built in 1936 on the Clear Fork section of the Mohican River. It is located on the 783-acre lake Near Perrysville, OH. This man-made lake has a 113 foot tall earth filled dam and was constructed by the Army Corp of Engineers to protect the area from flooding. This area is…

Blink Cincinnati 2019

History and Background Spanning 30 city blocks and running over 4 days is one of the largest light, projection mapping and art events in the country – BLINK CIncinnati!! This free event traverses downtown Cincinnati from the Findlay Market, across the John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge and ends in Northern Kentucky. Our Impression We started…

Wizard World 2019

Cosplay. If you love to see the creativity of people expressed in how they custom build outfits of their favorite characters, then Wizard World is for you! 2019 was another stellar year for the cosplayers in Columbus. Below is just a tasing of the great creations we saw this year!

Annie Oakley At Brock Cemetery

Born August 13, 1860, Phoebe Ann Mosey is world famously known as a sharpshooter and exhibition shooter known as Annie Oakley. Born 2 miles from Woodland, OH in Darke county, she was one of 7 children. Her father passed away when she was very young from pneumonia in 1866. She learned to shoot in order…

Famous Markers at Woodland Cemetery

Traveling in the Dayton area,  the navigator extraordinaire – Dani, found a very interesting place to visit. The Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum houses an impressive number of species of tree as well as a being the final resting place of a few famous Ohioans. The Wright Brothers and Erma Bombeck. Beyond the famously interred, the…

Flaming Bull Whip – One Shot!

One last Renaissance Festival one shot for the year! Kamikaze Fireflies show is always a fun time, from the witty banter to the physical stunts – it is a good time all around. This year must be the year of fire, as the normally fireless bull whip section of the Firefly show now is enhanced…

Flaming Caber – One Shot!

Early October day at the Ohio Renaissance Festival brings us to the Highland themed weekend. Usually these weekends are filled with kilts and you standard Highland games. 2019 brings us something special though. A blindfolded, Highland athlete with a flaming caber tosses the large log in between 2 other athletes! Such Fun!! The there are…