1st One down in 2016:

Well this one will drive some people crazy, but say hello to the very first soap tin of 2016. The reason people will go crazy is because last year, I hit the bottom of 13 soaps. If you don't believe me then go through my previous blog posts and count them. But this soap did NOT get finished off just yet:


The last little bit got put here in this container instead:


What I plan on doing this year as I finish off a tin or get extremely close to it, is to mash what's left into the container you see above and put its name on the lid so I can remember what I put in it. Clubguy got to where I couldn't load the brush and for sure, I did NOT want to waste it by throwing it out especially when you've got about 4 shaves left. Now I must say that NOT all of the PAA soaps that get finished off this year will go in here because they're too powerful in terms of scent. Stuff like PAA's 9 and their chocolate bourbon scented soap along with the Pumpkin 3.14 will NOT be mixed. Those are the only 3 that pretty much just get finished off basically.

Proraso Green & The Shield:

Man oh man that shave was excellent. After a nice, hot and relaxing shower, I went with a modern day classic, Proraso Green  which has an i...