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Liveblogging my first taste of Attrape-Coeur

This smells like an Amouage. I need some Lyric to compare this to. Lots of incense – not quite as cinnamony as my favorite Amouages – still.

Oh, there’s the rose! That’s really quite bright for a rose in all this incense, isn’t it? Not the least bit muddy or thick.

OH. There’s a . . . → Read More: Liveblogging my first taste of Attrape-Coeur

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-07-29

@DKChocoMan Still looking for a sample of Sag Harbor – you tried it? Like it? in reply to DKChocoMan # @n_butterworth Sorry, man. That sucks. 🙁 in reply to n_butterworth # I posted what's in my purse! Why? B/c @thescentsofself did it and she's a shepherd, I'm a sheep! http://t.co/XuFiHlKn #fragrance #perfume # @DKChocoMan . . . → Read More: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-07-29

I’m expanding!

Check it out – the site has added a new page! See up there at the top? I’ve added my Perfume Portrait because Undina suggested it. Perhaps this will help you know what sorts of scents I like and what I don’t. This can be super-helpful when you’re reading a review of mine and trying . . . → Read More: I’m expanding!

Seeing inside the Unseen Censer’s purse

Ari at Scents of Self (and everywhere! She’s everywhere!) posted on what was Inside the Perfume Blogger’s Purse, and though I now suspect she meant for someone to submit an “inside the purse” article for HER blog, I’ma gonna do mine here.

I’ve done a voyeuristic “inside my purse” before at another blog, because it’s . . . → Read More: Seeing inside the Unseen Censer’s purse

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-07-22

Really annoyed by my choice of Fleurs de Sel for today. I smell like a man. I don't usually. Wish I'd gone for a nice clean fig! # Also, losing track of lavender vanillas I've tested, none of which I particularly like. #crankychickiscranky # My blog aggregator's not working. I'm sure there's been perfume . . . → Read More: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-07-22

Having a tough relationship with this book

Author Alyssa Harad

I’ve never really cared for writers. I’ve been writing since I was nine so I end up spending a lot of time lumped in with writers, and an awful lot of them set my teeth on edge. They use the cover identity “writer” to dress up what they actually like to do, . . . → Read More: Having a tough relationship with this book