Andree Putman and Olivia Giacobetti – When Less Can Be More

A friend gifted me some Andree Putman Preparation Parfumee recently, remarking that it “seems like you.”  I hadn’t smelled it in eons, an occupational hazard of having a million other things to sniff.  The description says simply gray pepper, driftwood… Continue Reading

Sweaty Scents for Sweater Weather

NOTE ON POSSE COMMENTS: we’ve got a new comments widget I’m playing with, you can edit your comments, woohoo!  Also, they thread, and they post newest first.  The only fail so far is the emojis.  Sadface.  Anyway, let me know… Continue Reading

Winners. Ebola (no). Giveaway. Staph. (maybe). Pumpkin (no latte)

So.  This is what happens when you go to Urgent Care in these times. “Huh.  Yeah.  Could be an allergic reaction/contact dermatitis.  Could be staph.  They (the ick on my back & neck) kinda look similar.”   Well alrighty then!… Continue Reading