Personally I am not a devotee of immortal perfume. Fragrances that cling and have no ability to decay are rather frightening to me. This is a good example of how an individuals heaven is another’s hell. Within the main stream of the modern perfume world the idea of “permanence” in a fragrance is equated with… Continue reading Immortal

Mothers and Kids and the Scents that Bind Us

The oflactory terrain is vast like our Solar system, partly due to our own perceptions thrown in like variables in a scientific equation. One persons heavenly scent is another’s hell. This was the path that I navigated while pregnant with my daughter Eve. All aromas became amplified, some that I cherished became dreaded, treacherous areas… Continue reading Mothers and Kids and the Scents that Bind Us

Canada: Sensorium, Scent

“Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived.” ~ Helen Keller The sense of smell has been critical to the survival of human beings. Early in our evolution, when we were on all fours, our smell sense was vital to our survival. As we… Continue reading Canada: Sensorium, Scent

Base note

We don’t have TV hookup here at the house. We prefer watching films, and in the case of LOST, we download it off iTunes. My daughters father, Ben, works in the advertising world. When he comes by to see Eve, he shares, via the internet, some of the cooler commercials. This is one of them:… Continue reading Base note