Toolbox Essentials: Our TOP 20 List

Even for the DIY challenged, a small kit of basic tools is useful for quick fixes and small household tasks. For the seasoned DIYer or handyman, it is essential. If you need a starter set or just need to supplement your existing set, you’ve come to the right place. We have compiled our top 20 […]

Razor’s Edge: Shaving Basics

shaving basics

Today we continue our Man Week celebration in anticipation of Father’s Day. We hope you will find this useful for yourself or pass it along to someone who might. At the very least, you might be inspired for your gift purchase (new shaving equipment). Shaving is something of a rite of passage for a man. At some point, […]

The Right Tools: Knife Basics

knife basics

As you have seen from previous posts, I firmly believe that having the right tools makes all the difference.  Your knives are no exception.  What’s even more important with knives is understanding them and how they work.  At the risk of sounding like a zen master, you must respect the knife. Let’s start with the […]

The Right Tools: Making Pizza

tips and tools for making pizza

Whenever we move to a new town, the hunt begins. You might expect that we would be seeking out the nearest hospital, emergency response unit, or grocery. But no, the hunt is on for something else… pizza. This is the important stuff. There is something about really good pizza. Pizza at home is easier than […]

The Right Tools: Baking Cookies

tools and tips for baking cookies

Having the proper tool for the task at hand can be critical.  This is true of many tasks including baking cookies.  You can utilize shortcuts and substitute tools, but it will produce less successful results. The good news is once you have your arsenal built, the tools are very sturdy and easy to maintain.  They should last for many […]