4th of July Evening Fun!

July 4th was a success for us! The rain came early afternoon, poured for awhile, tapered off. Stopped for awhile, came again, pittered about after 8pm, but not too much, by 8:30pm I was setting off some fountains. By the time the sky was darker we had no rain and were able to get all…

Happy 2011

The new year was greeted by us with some Black Cat Firecrackers, 1 cake Johnny B. Good (30-shots), and 1 other cake Thunder Mountain (33-shots). Some neighbors shot off mortars here and there after dark set in, here and there, and more as midnight grew closer. We only had firecrackers for the entire night, with…

Fireworks 2009

On July 4th of this year (2009) we had our 2nd Annual Family Fireworks show, but previous years tradition really started it with fountains only, back a few years more. This year we increased what we did, hand picking each item ourselves, not getting any “pre packaged” things. We go to Phantom Fireworks off of…

Fireworks

On July 4th we had our own little fireworks show. I love “fireworks” and really love shooting them off, not just watching them. Big shows I do love, but not the crowds, and so it goes that if we can do our own, I do prefer that highly over going somewhere to see them on a holiday.