Wow - I've done the EXACT same thing.
When I had a bunch of shave soaps left over from "Chelsea's Soap Garden" (via e-Bay) I not only gave some as gifts, but I used them in the shower and with my boys.
They were WONDERFUL, inexpensive and everyone gave great reviews on them.
Not nuts at all, bud!
[FONT=Tahoma][COLOR=Blue]Howard L. Sheppard
"I wish I were less awkward around strangers. I never know what to say when someone asks me who I am and what in the world I'm doing in their house." -- Andy Ihnatko