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Cassidy replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"I'm a total novice to the pipe smoking world. Bought my first pipe back in March, and only recently got around to buying tobacco and a lighter to try it out.   Don't laugh. But I bought my first tobacco blend from the local…"
Sep 26, 2013
Chris Lewinski replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"I enjoyed some Frog Morton's Cellar a few years ago at the Chicago Pipe Show- a very good smoke.  Last night I opened a tin of MacBaren 7 Seas Black Blend and have smoked a couple of bowls in my vintage Nording.  I picked this up at…"
Jul 2, 2013
James GIII replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"I'm in Afghanistan and a couple times a week I'm really enjoying McClelland Craftsbury: Frog Morton's Cellar, It's a nice whiskey blend of Latakia, Great aromatics and a smooth smoke, one of my favorites."
Jul 1, 2013
Joshua replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"Figured I'd pop in and throw another comment on here.  About to finish a couple interrupted pipes from yesterday. I have a little bit of a bowl of Five Brothers (a shag-cut burley with little-no topping) that I forgot I hadn't…"
Apr 14, 2013
Joshua replied to Hercules Koutsouradis's discussion Any recommendations? in the group Pipe & Co
"It takes a lot of frequent practice for the techniques to become second nature.  Over time, you'll find what works for you.  Fortunately, smoking is a very enjoyable activity, so it's not a chore to "practice"! As far…"
Mar 30, 2013
Joshua replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"It's been a beautiful day here in northern IN.  It also happens to be my day off, so I've been soaking in the sun and smoking it up. Peter Stokkebye Cube Cut Burley-found an baggie with a few bowlfuls that a friend sent me to…"
Mar 28, 2013
Joshua replied to Hercules Koutsouradis's discussion Any recommendations? in the group Pipe & Co
"My first blend was a bulk English blend called "Fox and Hound", sold under different levels at many tobacco shops, but made by Altadis (who, along with Lane, make most of the bulk tobaccos that you see in jars at the shops).  I still…"
Mar 26, 2013
Joshua replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"I have a Missouri Meerschaum loaded up with some MacBaren Stockton that has been aging since (at least) 1985 (so it's older than me).  Going to go give it a light in a minute. 74 degrees?  Man.  Northern IN here, it…"
Mar 26, 2013
Joshua replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"I burned through Why We Get Fat about a month ago, and the eating habits of my household have changed a good bit.  I'm not really watching my weight, but there is a strong history of diabetes on both sides of my family, so I'm hoping…"
Mar 26, 2013
Jackalope Glen replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"I had a bit of Great Outdoors which I enjoy. It went perfect with the 74 degree afternoon this weekend here.  I am a Gary Taubes fan too. His book 'why we get fat' is excellent."
Mar 26, 2013
Joshua replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"A friend from another pipesmoking forum sent me a few samples which arrived yesterday in the mail.  After we went for a run, I loaded up a clay pipe with my friend's own blend, he's been working on some "Latakia aromatics"…"
Mar 26, 2013
Joshua replied to Christopher F.'s discussion E-Cigars. Have you tried them?
"I'm a pipe smoker, occasionally smoke a cigarette, even more rarely, a cigar. If you're smoking a cigar properly, there's not much more of a health risk than with a pipe.  As I don't generally smoke cigars, I haven't…"
Mar 26, 2013
Joshua replied to Joshua's discussion Most recent smoke? in the group Pipe & Co
"The snow stopped earlier, and the wind died down, so I took the dog out back and had a 1/3 bowl of Stanwell "Melange" in a straight billiard.  Good stuff."
Mar 24, 2013
Joshua added a discussion to the group Pipe & Co
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Most recent smoke?

Hey all.  I'm active on another pipesmoking discussion forum, and have been active on a couple in the past.  I've always found it interesting to read what others are smoking.Feel free to discuss as little or as much about your smoke (i.e., describe the tobacco, time, what you were doing during the smoke, the pipe, etc) as you'd like.Right now, I'm just an outdoor smoker, and it's been too cold.  I've only smoked a couple bowls this year (both within the last couple weeks:A bowl of "Five…See More
Mar 24, 2013
Joshua replied to Jim's discussion What Running Shoes do you use? in the group Runners
"I just bought my first pair of running shoes (excluding some trail shoes I bought a couple years back with no intent of trail running in them), some basic Reebok shoes.  They only had a couple styles of running shoes in my size when we went to…"
Mar 24, 2013
Joshua replied to Joshua's discussion Couch to 5k in the group Runners
"Just wanted to throw an update on my own progress. We just finished week three yesterday!  Wow!  I know to most of you here, it won't seem like much for a guy in his mid-20s to be able to jog for 3 minutes straight, but it's an…"
Mar 24, 2013

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