Coping with the COVID-19 chaos

This post contains affiliate links - see full disclaimer Like many other people, I imagine, I thought that the turmoil surrounding COVID-19 wouldn't really touch me. I'm fairly healthy, I don't work outside the home, and we only have the boys on the weekends. Boy, was I wrong! LOL The first inkling that this would … Continue reading Coping with the COVID-19 chaos

Scents of the week Mar 8 – Mar 14

Sunday: Blonde Rose by Clean ReserveTop Notes: Aldehydes, Water AccordMiddle Notes: Rose, Peony, JasmineBase Notes: Cedarwood, Sandalwood, MuskThis is such a pretty fresh rose scent. It doesn't last super long, but it's worth reapplying. Monday: Confession time - I didn't write down what I wore, and I can't remember for the life of me! Tuesday: … Continue reading Scents of the week Mar 8 – Mar 14

Scents of the week Feb 16 – Feb 22

My perfumes for the week: (my third #RosesWeek for February) Sunday: Parfait de Rôses by LancômeRose Centifolia, heady incense, pink pepper, Liqueur of Rose, ciste labdanum, vanilla absolute and Tolu BalsamI have a decant of this, and that's probably enough. It's pretty and sweet, like a candied rose. Monday: Oil Perfumery's impression of Portrait of … Continue reading Scents of the week Feb 16 – Feb 22

Scents of the week Feb 9 – Feb 15

My perfumes for the week:(my second #RosesWeek for February) Sunday: Love Potion Perfume's Chakra: HeartPink rose and red rose attar over thick vanilla and vanilla bean oils.This is one of my favorite rose perfumes. Sweet vanilla rose! Monday: Tocca GiaPink Peppercorn, Tangerine, Turkish Rose, Amber, Vanilla.This is really gorgeous - however, it has zero lasting … Continue reading Scents of the week Feb 9 – Feb 15

Scents of the week Feb 3- Feb 8

My perfumes for the week: Monday: Oil Perfumery's Fève DélicieuseNotes: Venezuelan tonka bean, Madagascan vanilla, Caramel, Cocoa, Praline, WoodsI haven't decided whether or not to keep this. It's nice, but I only want to keep scents that I really love. Tuesday: Oil Perfumery's Chloé EDPTop Notes: Peony, Lychee, FreesiaHeart Notes: Rose, Magnolia, MuguetBase Notes: Amber, CedarChloé could easily be … Continue reading Scents of the week Feb 3- Feb 8