Education & Tips


5 Ways to Avoid a Hangover

We love to smoke cigars and drink, but sometimes the next morning can really drag us down. After experiencing numerous hangovers and ruined days, we have compiled ‘5 Ways to Avoid a Hangover’. I know…


Beginner’s Tips for Buying Cigars

  With every hobby or every interest, everyone has to start somewhere. Buying your first cigar can be intimidating. There are so many different brands, blends, types, and sizes to choose from. The novice cigar…


Winter Weather Cigar Smoking

Winter is here. It is cold outside, and in some places it is almost unbearable to enjoy anything outdoors. You’ve been trapped inside, and your cabin-fever is kicking in. Snow is on the ground, and your…





Making Your Own Coolidor

There are times in a person’s life when they must face change.  Facing that change can be difficult, especially if that person happens to have collections…say like a cigar collection.  There are a couple of…


Spring Time Crawfish Boil

There is something about Spring that brings out the craving for a crawfish boil. Maybe it is the sunshine mixed with the new onset of warming weather, or maybe it is the thought of sitting…





Cleaning Your Cigar Cutter

Whether you are a cigar connoisseur or an occasional cigar smoker, you probably have a cigar cutter. After continuous use, a cigar cutter will start to stick, get full of “gunk”, and it will not cut…


AJ Fernandez – Creating a Masterpiece

I recently attended an AJ Fernandez (AJF) event at a local cigar shop. The event was full of aficionados, fine liquor, and an exquisite variety of cigars. With the cigar aroma filling the air, the AJF representative gave a brief…