How's it going, men? My name's Mike. I reside in Middletown, RI and work as an IT administrator for U.S. Navy Medicine. I'm a husband to a beautiful woman, step-father to lovely, little 5 yr old…Continue
"I use Layrite No. 9 brand, it was merely convenience since the store I get my pommade always has an abundance of it. It's very subtle, someone would have to be really close to your face to smell it. So I mostly put it on so my…"
"I'm not a bay rum fan, but the only one that didn't make me jump back in the shower to wash it off was Dominica. Very pure bay scent, sharp and almost smoky. Ogallala was too sweet and cloying (added vanilla, perhaps?), as was Clubman…"
"Make Your Own:
Here's an easy recipe I've used.
1 cups Vodka (non-flavored, please)
2 oz Jamaican Rum
1 cinnamon stick or a teaspoon of cinnamon
6 drops of Bay essential oil (Pimenta Racemosa, NOT cooking Bay leaves)
Put in mason jar and…"
"Hello, men. I'm new to this board. I've only been using a DE blade since January, but I will NEVER go back to cartridges. Currently using a Edwin Jagger DE89 handle and Derby Extra blades, an Omega badger hair brush, and…"
"I do a mix of things for a Navy outpatient clinic. Mostly Win2008 admin. I also handle backup functions, digital radiology software systems, information assurance mitigation, and various other odds and ends."
"I'm constantly trying as much new beer as possible (that my budget will afford), so I rarely have the same stuff in my fridge from week to week. However, my safe bet stand-by is without a doubt Sierra Nevada Pale Ale. "
"My son goes to a private school which requires no hair long enough to touch the collar and no non-natural hair color. Beyond that it is his to choose.
Life is about learning to manage choice. It is our job as parents to give our…"
Even though I know this question would be more appropriately placed in the grooming topic area, I want to get the opinion of a larger group of guys than may go to the grooming area on a regular basis..........If you use a straight razor, what kind do you use? I am considering switching to a straight razor and need the opinions of guys who use straight razors on a regular basis.....what kinds do you use......what kinds do you like.....which ones take the most/least maintenance...what kinds of…See More
"The best way to ask for a raise is to show the decision-maker the value that you bring. It's better to start with a preliminary discussion about what specific benchmarks your supervisor would like to see met. Then, when you make the…"
From my previous post, I mentioned that I am currently a temp for a corporation. This past week my boss said they want me in for a permanent position. It looks like I'll be getting hired as a permanent employee. I would greatly want a higher salary though. As a temp I'm getting $20/hr without the benefits. The employees who currently work there started off as temps. I asked around and they said their hourly rate went up when they became permanent employees.My question is, how reasonable of an…See More