Category Archives: Ramblings

Updates, Christmas-y And Otherwise

I’m sitting in a hospital bed right now, typing this on my phone. My older son had his tonsils removed today and thankfully by now we are both okay and smiling again. We are stuck here for another couple of … Continue reading

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Summer In Italy – Scented Travels

We started our yearly trek to Italy once more in the city of Udine. It is very convenient to spend the night there, before venturing further south, since five hours of car travel are plenty for two young children. We … Continue reading

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Summer On The Balcony – Checking In

I have to apologize to you all, dear readers, because I have been very quiet these past weeks, not because I don’t want to talk to you, but because I feel I don’t have a lot to say. About perfume … Continue reading

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My Favorite Things – Summer 2014 Edition

I haven’t done a Favorite Things post for a while, so today I want to compile a list of things that I do, see, crave, use or love at the moment and hope you will share yours in the comments. … Continue reading

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Sandra’s Perfume Sale – Happy Shopping!

OT contributor Sandra has gone through her perfume cabinet and her rejects are your gain. Take a look around, maybe you find a perfume you always wanted at a bargain price! Please contact Sandra directly under Sandra dot Glittenberg at … Continue reading

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In Search For Hidden Beauty – The Smythson, Tom Ford And French Boys Edition

Today I want to share a few things with you that are beautiful and just looking at them makes my day better. Tom Ford Foundation Stick in Alabaster: I bought this at Selfridges at the recommendation of my good friend … Continue reading

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Happy Easter! – And A New Old Perfume Love

We are busy with family visits and easter bunny watching so I want to wish you a relaxing and lovely few days and a very happy Easter!See you again after the weekend! I’ll leave you with this link to an … Continue reading

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What’s In Your Bag?

I love seeing all those posts where people open up their handbags/closets/bathroom shelves for us nosy folks to see what is in there. I love discovering what kind of products people use, what makes up the daily stuff they carry … Continue reading

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Blog Sale! Guerlain, Dior And More!

I am once again streamlining my collection and hope to find a good home for the following perfumes: Sale List March 2014 all with box, only a few sprays missing unless otherwise noted. Parfums de Nicolai Juste un Rêve 100ml … Continue reading

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Meeting Ms P – Australian Perfume Junkies In Vienna

For the second time I was lucky enough to have the pleasure of meeting with the inimitable Portia of Australian Perfume Junkies, this time accompanied by the lovely Michael, also a perfume nerd par excellence (Quote: “This would be a … Continue reading

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