Boots – my experience

My New Boots A while ago I talked about some boots that I picked up on eBay. I figured when I did that  segment that I would give you a hint that I like boots. I’ve since talked about my boot saga on the podcast, but here is the complete write-up. I’ve had a pair…

An Update

An Update BrushnSoapnBlade Wetshaving Podcast – Where we look forward to shaving every day! BrushnSoapnBlade@gmail.com – Wet Shaving Questions and Feedback always welcome. @BrushnBlade Everything Wet Shaving on Twitter (and other stuff for fun!) (864) 372-6234 on GoogleVoice – The Wet Shaving Hotline, call me anytime http://www.podcastgarden.com/login/audio/1502/Update1.mp3   An update of what is going on…

Thanksgiving!

Every Thanksgiving I wake up when I want to. Make some coffee and then take a shower and get cleaned up for the day. This year was no different. The coffee was an excellent Panamanian offering. I roasted it in an old air popcorn popper. Makes a great mild roast this way. A great way…

They’re not lying…they’re selling!

Since I’m close to my soapbox, I’ll just go ahead and step up… I heard someone comment that “they’re lying to us” while looking at a vintage razor in really good shape versus a new razor that was falling apart after a couple of years. Now, do I understand the sentiment? Yes. Keep in mind…

Camping Again

I’m going camping again this weekend. Last time I put together a shave kit, but I wasn’t satisfied. I wanted it all to fit in an Altoids tin. So I got to playing around with some construction foam and my Merkur Bakelite razor and the small containers that I had recently acquired. I also wanted…

Charlie’s Story

So a while back I asked for your shaving story. Charlie sent me his. On the podcast that will be out Thursday, I read Charlie’s story. Hopefully I have done justice to it. The thing that interested me was that Charlie’s story mirrored mine in a few ways. While the “Store” was not the deciding…

DIY Scuttle

So here is the $1.50 Salsa bowl on the left and the $3 Berry Bowl on the right. They fit together perfectly. Fill the Salsa bowl with warm water. The plastic wont absorb much heat. Drop the Barry bowl into the Salsa Bowl full of warm water and fill the Berry Bowl with warm water.…