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by fallingwickets
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:09 am
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: What Bath soap/Body Wah do you use?
Replies: 9
Views: 4711

Re: What Bath soap/Body Wah do you use?

p.s. vinolia and mwf are still in the rotation, but its really nice to have a good soap that you can pretty much buy anywhere

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:07 am
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: What Bath soap/Body Wah do you use?
Replies: 9
Views: 4711

Re: What Bath soap/Body Wah do you use?

on the subject of goats milk, Ive been using nubian soaps for the past year and they are fantastic, especially the rose and shea butter.

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Probably not the healthiest, but good
Replies: 12
Views: 2743

Re: Probably not the healthiest, but good

I never thought i would eat things like biscuits and gravy, but when i go down to SC im at the wafflehouse or similar nearly every morning doing just that :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

btw, a $1 tip is a bit stingy :D :D /jk

clive
by fallingwickets
Wed Oct 09, 2019 4:47 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Soupe au pistou
Replies: 7
Views: 193

Re: Soupe au pistou

made the pistou yesterday....actually got to use a le creuset pestle and mortar that ive had in the cupboard for years but for reasons unknown i have not used until now. Anyway, the soup is really very very tasty and not counting stripping thyme and chopping it up, it is very easy to make. Thanks cl...
by fallingwickets
Wed Oct 09, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: October 7 - October 13, 2019
Replies: 24
Views: 217

Re: SOTD: October 7 - October 13, 2019

Tulip3
trumpers rose
muhle r89(?) / rubie
fusion
coates rose
8) 8) 8)
by fallingwickets
Tue Oct 08, 2019 4:22 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Soupe au pistou
Replies: 7
Views: 193

Re: Soupe au pistou

Brian and Chris....THANK YOU both for the great advice and help/ Chris, no need to be typing recipes...I'll try the one you posted and go from there. Thanks again, gents

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Oct 07, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Soupe au pistou
Replies: 7
Views: 193

Re: Soupe au pistou

Chris, when you get a chance please post a link. thanks clive Im not a good cook, but i am a brilliant recipe jockey. if a recipe calls for three grains of tibetan black salt, that is what i will go and buy before starting the dish! This to say that i cannot tell you guys the amount of times a recip...
by fallingwickets
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Joke of the Day
Replies: 686
Views: 77249

Re: Joke of the Day

"You don't understand. This is the last night.
:D :D
by fallingwickets
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Five Days in October
Replies: 4
Views: 119

Re: Five Days in October

The only small consolation is that the enemy also might die from it
73 thumbs up on the sentiment

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Sep 26, 2019 4:00 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: What are you reading?
Replies: 1158
Views: 130039

Re: What are you reading?

silk roads is an excellent read...enjoy.

reading the edward snowden book....so far so good :D
by fallingwickets
Wed Sep 25, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Sharpening Kitchen Knives
Replies: 15
Views: 407

Re: Sharpening Kitchen Knives

just yesterday test kitchen posted a video about the 'best' rod to use https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCh4iKDYAC0 As an aside i have a ceramic rod which i use several times a week and have always been happy with the results A year or two ago i switched from the regular chefs choice to the 15 degree...
by fallingwickets
Wed Sep 25, 2019 4:04 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: What is the best meal you've had at a restaurant?
Replies: 21
Views: 2087

Re: What is the best meal you've had at a restaurant?

Gary, tacoville sounds fantastic...definitely a place i could get addicted to. I must have 'there's something better out there' syndrome because I can't remember a place Ive eaten at that I absolutely cannot wait to go back for round two :D I have certainly eaten at some very fine restaurants (hole ...
by fallingwickets
Tue Sep 24, 2019 6:12 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: A tribute to the 2006 SMF brush
Replies: 13
Views: 685

Re: A tribute to the 2006 SMF brush

my pleasure...ive passed it onto murray though :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Tue Sep 24, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Well, trip to the Internist for yearly physical and...
Replies: 13
Views: 260

Re: Well, trip to the Internist for yearly physical and...

there's been a lot of chatter lately that bmi is bs which works for me because accordingly im either a fat piglet or an elite athlete :D :D :D unfortunately losing weight and staying trim, but more importantly staying healthy is pretty easy; its all about calorie intake AND sugar avoidance. Im still...
by fallingwickets
Mon Sep 23, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Wet shaving WSJ
Replies: 5
Views: 232

Re: Wet shaving WSJ

Thanks, John :D
by fallingwickets
Sun Sep 22, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wet shaving WSJ
Replies: 5
Views: 232

Wet shaving WSJ

Hitting the wsj is a story about wet shaving and its comeback(?)

here is the link (might be behind a paywall)

https://www.wsj.com/articles/men-pick-u ... 1569177023

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Libraries
Replies: 8
Views: 1671

Re: Libraries

feel the reading pain, chris :D

its not a lot of time for sure, but 15 minutes a day i set aside to read/listen to a book. My read pile is starting to grow :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Thank Goodness
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: Thank Goodness

Did you confirm whether it was the head or the handle? It would be worth just replacing the faulty part with something in stainless steel or plated brass. unfortunately and absolutely thankfully, definitely the head. I have a 'custom' handle i use that is no longer made or even available for purcha...
by fallingwickets
Sun Sep 15, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: Thank Goodness
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Thank Goodness

I probably have some sort of personality disorder ( no comments please :D :D ) but im one of those that needs a backup of almost everything i buy. My shaving hobby is its perfect fuel. Prepping for todays shave, i changed the blade out but couldn't get the handle to screw down....the threads on the ...
by fallingwickets
Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:01 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Shaving soap or cream of the day
Replies: 2169
Views: 112380

Re: Shaving soap or cream of the day

trumpers rose :D