Being in Seattle, I often take for granted our coffee culture. I thought by now that “coffee culture” would be nationwide, but it’s not. When I travel, finding a good cup of coffee is almost impossible (even in some metropolitan areas). In some areas, even finding coffee is difficult unless you’re willing to drink Dunkin’ Donuts (which I admit, when you have a caffeine headache and haven’t slept, is some damn fine coffee). The amount of coffee in Seattle is excessive but that’s fine with me… Continue reading | 7 Comments
Vero Profumo Rubj (say “ruby”) EDP is a night-blooming tuberose, tropical fruity floral. It’s hot and humid with juicy, equator loving fruits. I’m not a dancer and I’m not even interested in going out dancing for fear of hurting myself physically and/or embarrassing myself beyond repair. But, I love the idea of getting dressed up to go dancing, red dress and matching lipstick, seductive opera gloves, and cha-cha heels. Rubj EDP is like my “salsa dancing” fantasy scent in luxury perfume form. It’s hot, humid, and the fruits… Continue reading | 8 Comments
Happy Valentine’s! OK, I’m a day early but a Valentine’s on a Monday doesn’t count at my house. This week I featured rose perfume reviews. Do you have a favorite rose perfume? Will you be wearing a rose fragrance on Valentine’s?
Here’s what happened in the wonderful world of beauty and fragrance this week:
Olfactoria reviews Prada Infusion d’Iris, my favorite late winter/early spring fragrance.
Tom at… Continue reading | 1 Comment