When I am among the trees, especially the willows and the honey locust, equally the beech, the oaks and the pines, they give off such hints of gladness.I would almost … Continue reading Forest Bathing
Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring?-Neltje Blanchan What does spring smell like to you? So many fragrances come to mind for me, like rain, earth, … Continue reading The scent of spring
The gorgeous sweet floral scent of Mayday trees is everywhere in my neighbourhood this week. Besides lilacs, it is one of my favourite scents of spring. Even though they are … Continue reading Are fragrance oils natural?
When we want to focus exclusively on a beautiful piece of music or taste an exquisite handmade piece of chocolate, we often close our eyes. Why? Closing our eyes shuts out … Continue reading Experiencing scent
Have you ever had the experience of smelling something and being transported back to another time in your life? For me the smell of sweet peas is linked to a … Continue reading Our sense of smell