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Nose-to-nose: Sniffing out news with Esther, July 20, 2016

Image - Wikipedia - Westminster Kennel Club logo
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Promenade des Anglais – chic and summery and memorable – July 18, 2016

Wikimedia Commons - Le Port du Nice by Myrabella, Aug.10, 2010

Eau Dynamisante – Bliss, citrusy herbal bliss – July 15, 2016


Clarins Eau Dynamisante bottle - tous

Image - Eau Dynamisante,

Hot, hot, hot. Humid, humid, humid. That’s Toronto this week.

Note Series #21 – ABSINTHE - July 13, 2016

Absinthe as afternoon aperitif -


Romanza – bitter and floral and a heart-stealer - July 11, 2016

It’s no secret that narcissus is a favourite flower in my household. Specifically, it is my husband’s favourite flower. We enjoy them in the spring – the excitement of discovering them in the garden and watching them grow – and miss them when they are gone. That’s when I seek them out in perfume.

Vêpres Siciliennes – Beautiful olfactory music – July 8th, 2016


Palermo Cathedral, Sicily - Wikimedia Commons

Nose-to-nose: Sniffing out news with Esther, July 6, 2016

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July 1 2016 – Celebrating Canada


The Maple Leaf, the most recognized symbol of Canada -

July 1 is Canada Day, our national holiday celebrating the date Canada became an independent country on Confederation Day, July 1, 1867.

The Art and Olfaction Awards Pack - June 29, 2016


Image - Golden Pear Award - Institute of Art and Olfaction website

Everybody loves a winner, but some wins have more value than others. Like the annual Art and Olfaction Awards, for example. Never heard of them?

Tigre du Bengale – Spicy and leathery and seductive – June 27, 2016

Image - Wikimedia Commons - Bengal tiger in the wild, Ranthambhore, India

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