Category Archives: seasonal

Lake Arrowhead – Summer

The carpet of sunwarmed pine needles smells like dry earth and dust and also the beginnings of a possible fire – not a bit of the fabled christmas tree fragrance to be found. A fleeting feeling of cognitive dissonance, because … Continue reading

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“Seasonal” Fragrances

Up in the northern hemisphere, we’re moving along toward winter. This is among my favorite times of year, scent wise: more parties, cooler weather, and more people choosing to adorn themselves with scent. There’s something festive about entering a crowded … Continue reading

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Candy Necklace

If a smell could connote stickiness, this one would be a top contender. Pastel sugar sweet with a faint suggestion of orange flower. Running after the ice cream truck, then wearing the necklace for as long as I could stand … Continue reading

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