Tag Archives: New York

How To Sell Oranges – An Education

By The Husband Let me take you on a journey through the inner workings of a fictitious high-end store selling leather goods as well as silk products. As not to risk a libel suit (the store would be able to … Continue reading

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(Her-)Mèsmerized In New York City – Olfactoria Travelled

I am a lucky woman in so many respects. The most fabulous one of them all though is surely my husband. (I know Portia would agree! 😉 ) The good husband works like a madman during the week – and … Continue reading

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Summer In the City – A Very Hot Trip To New York: Day 1

I have returned from a short trip with my husband (no kids, no kids, not even one!) to New York. Before I recount my (mini-)adventures there, I wanted to explain why I didn’t let on about it properly before I … Continue reading

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In Search Of Hidden Beauty – International Edition II

I received so many lovely photos from all over the world, thank you so much for sending them. Here are a few more from upstate New York, from Sweden and from the Philippines. Enjoy! “My love of reading began over … Continue reading

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Finding Hidden Beauty In Upstate New York

By Brie I have slowly over time become a woman of simple means. I literally own only five pairs of shoes. Give me the outdoors with a full moon in a star studded sky and a hot cup of tea, … Continue reading

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My New York City Sniffing Tour – Part II

Joey and I also visited Bergdorf’s Edward Bess counter, of course. I love Edward Bess Cosmetics, I think it is the most elegant and refined line available right now. In Europe the brand is only available online through zuneta.com, who have … Continue reading

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My New York City Sniffing Tour – Part I

Four days in New York City! This long awaited and hotly anticipated trip was wonderful and, as I knew it would be, too short to do everything I wanted to. But that is okay, it is always nice to know … Continue reading

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Monday Question – What Is Your Ideal Perfume-Shopping Destination?

Since I am in London this week, the Monday question is: Where do you want to shop for perfume? What is the best city? What is your dream destination when it comes to immersing yourself in as much perfume as … Continue reading

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Olfactoria On Perfume Smellin’ Things – NYC Week

It is New York Week on PST, please come on over to read about my olfactory memories of that wonderful city. Have a great weekend!

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