10-05-2012, 04:51 PM
  • Grumpy
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Well ... I was looking some stuff up on the internet and had read somewhere that Krissy at Prairie Creations was making soap again.

I had visited her site while she was off taking care of her Mom and herself so I was excited that she was back. So as I was looking at her various creations, I saw at the bottom of her page a reference to A GREAT Forum!!! The Shave Nook.com a "Traditional Wet Shaving Forum."

So here I am.

So Howdy from DisneyLand ... well I am close enough to it to and to Knott's Berry Farm to work the Gold Mines at Mickey's Place and the Gold Mines at the Farm.

I will be posting some other stuff when I am not so busy at work.

But, I will be looking in often enough.

As for me, I am old enough to know better but, not as old as dirt but, I am getting there. As a kid I remember seeing my Dad shave with a DE so I know what they are and I remember seeing Straight Razors in the old movies. I remember that Shaving Cream came in a can and still does and that mostly you shaved after you had a shower.

Now, when I started shaving I learned all I needed to know on how to shave from the Gillette TV Commercials and the Gillette TRAC Razor was for me. Canned Goo, A TRAC Razor and some Old Spice and I was done for the day.

After a while I didn't bother with the Old Spice or any other after shave or shave balm.

For years I used the Canned Goo, a Multi-Blade Razor of some sort and then jumped into the shower.

Then, one day I got tired of my Multi-Blade Razor clogging and I found at my Grocery Store a cheap Shaving Brush and Williams Shaving Soap.

Same Stuff Different Day.

Doing the shaving bit day after day made me ... well ... Grumpy.

So a while back, I was over at the The Mouse's House and he was showing me some researching he was doing for a new movie on the internet. We got to talking and he said that everything is on the interent. So I borrowed his computer one day and discovered a whole new world.

And since then, Shaving has not been the same.

I am not as Grumpy anymore but, I kind of got use to the name after so many years of using it.

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 10-05-2012, 04:52 PM
  • beartrap
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Hello and welcome exGrumpy!

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 10-05-2012, 05:09 PM
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Welcome to The Shave Nook!

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 10-05-2012, 05:13 PM
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Hello and welcome to the forum. My parents used to drop me off at the gate of the Magic Kingdom when I was a kid, to run wild on Tom Sawyer's Island. And we used to go to Knott's for Sunday brunch, where I absolutely hated the rhubarb dessert they made me try each time.... Good times.

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 10-05-2012, 06:12 PM
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Welcome to the Nook!

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 10-05-2012, 08:41 PM
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Welcome to the Nook!

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 10-05-2012, 09:05 PM
  • freddy
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Welcome to The Shave Nook, Grumpy, and enjoy your stay. Smile

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 10-05-2012, 11:05 PM
  • Johnny
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Welcome to The Shave Nook

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 10-05-2012, 11:32 PM
  • Johan
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Hi and welcome! :-)

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 10-06-2012, 12:20 AM
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Hello, and welcome to: The Shave Nook. Relax & Enjoy.

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 10-06-2012, 03:17 AM
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Welcome and glad you joined The Shave Nook.

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 10-06-2012, 05:08 AM
  • Howler
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  • Fort Smith AR
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A big hello and welcome to the Nook.

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 10-06-2012, 06:00 AM
  • tgutc
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Welcome to the Nook!

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 10-06-2012, 07:02 AM
  • gijames
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Welcome Aboard the Nook!
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 10-07-2012, 07:59 AM
  • bullgoose
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Welcome to the Nook Grumpy. Jump on in, the water's fine!

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 10-07-2012, 12:16 PM
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 10-08-2012, 09:03 PM
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Welcome from hot Palm Springs, Cali!

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 10-08-2012, 11:27 PM
  • Striky
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Hi, and welcome to the Nook. Enjoy your stay!

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 10-09-2012, 04:22 PM
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 10-21-2012, 12:39 PM
  • OldDog23
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Hello, Grumpy. Better days are here ! Welcome to the Shave Nook !

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