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Atelier des Ors

Atelier des Ors

I was thrilled to receive a package in the mail last week – generous samples from Josie at Osswald, who wanted me to take a test drive of the Atelier des Ors fragrances, which are new for 2015, along with some other things. The Atelier des Ors are not cheap The rest, please…

Stepping on a Snake

Stepping on a Snake

I was working on something else for today’s post, but then I got distracted. My daughter stepped on a snake. Unfortunately it was a copperhead, and it bit her. She’s in the hospital, getting all the appropriate care, and she’ll be fine, but some best-laid plans are out the window. The rest, please…

One Size Fits Some

One Size Fits Some

Really, I had the best of intentions.  Armed with the knowledge that I needed to put a post up for today, I wandered over to our flagship downtown Macy’s, which I’ve spent very little time in. Now that I work nearby I figured I’d case the joint and (with any The rest, please…

Talbots Fragrance: The Smell of Muffy's Tears

Talbots Fragrance: The Smell of Muffy’s Tears

I popped by Talbots to return a couple of fancy tees I’d ordered online during their sale – unfortunately on me the neckline is somewhere between square and a bit draped, so basically it looks like a bad fit – when I noticed, standing at the counter, a rollerball of The rest, please…

A Visit to Hermes

A Visit to Hermes

  First off, thanks everyone for your tips on wardrobe last week! I dug out my scarves, sorted my jewelry, culled my wardrobe options (button-down shirts, I never liked you anyway), and organized what was left. I also went prowling for simple, decently-constructed “office” tee shirts. Talbots was disappointing — The rest, please…

Making Do

Making Do

So I started a new job on Monday — a positive development, aside from its possible impact on my blogging. Today I don’t have all the answers, but I do have some thoughts, and some questions. Remember my post on that last ten pounds? Yeah, well. I still haven’t lost The rest, please…

June Candy

June Candy

Hey – remember when I used to do my “candy sample” reviews? My brief, uninformed thoughts, snark, and fleeting impressions of various fragrances, often followed by apologies and/or a complete reversal of opinion months or years later? Let’s do it again! La Via del Profumo – Venezia Giardini Segreti – The rest, please…

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