Category Archives: Words of wisdom (teeth)

Zig-zagging through the vineyards of Mendoza…

“Rich aromas of pine and oak with hints of treacle and cinnamon gently coming through to caress and tickle the back of one’s throat,” salivates the pretentious Swiss woman. Advertisements

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Fang-k goodness we made it to the Amazon…

Greetings humans, This week we have mostly been admiring the glorious waters of the Tapajós River, which empties into the Amazon, from our wooden hut on stilts by its beach. The bathroom’s in another small hut about 50 metres away though, … Continue reading

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Plaque by popular demand!

Sorry it’s been a while, it can be a hard toothbrush life on the road. It was fun doing a trek through Chapada Diamantina, though we’re still recovering from being doused in the industrial-strength Deet that leaked all over us … Continue reading

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A bridge too far?

So our paste-y owners finally let us out to catch some x-rays on our bristles today. Kate and I have to be very careful when we are in the Sunsodyne because our whitening skin is very sensitive. We were a little Crest-fallen … Continue reading

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The toothbrushes mouth off

We’re plaque again! After carefully selecting our best carnival outfit for the Sambadrome we turned up to find a pair of travelling toothpicks wearing the exact same thing… To cap it off, one of them s-ulcered up to Kate and … Continue reading

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What the floss..? An update from Basil & Kate (Brush)

They’ve only been here a week but already they’ve made a big dent(al hole) in their finances. Still we’re not molaring… We’ve moved on to a place called Flamengo north of Copacabana and we’ve been filling our days catching some … Continue reading

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A word from our sponsors Basil and Kate (Brush)

Freedom! We were beginning to think we’d always be left on the shelf, scrubbing away day in and day out at the same sink… That’s no place for toothbrushes with dreams of seeing the bathrooms of the world. Thank God … Continue reading

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