Hey there Posse. On Monday I jumped into the pool for Aquarobics with my cellphone in my pocket. I felt it when hitting the water so it was submerged for lower than 20 seconds. DEAD! Unbacked up since 2020. My very own fault. $600 later for a refurbed alternative. Not proud of myself for a litany of causes about this.
Having began going into severe self hate spirals and caught myself going. Fortuitously I’m additionally in the course of the New Thought. So, as I felt myself descending grabbing a decant and spritzing myself moist with 2ml of one thing has been the right distractor. Full aromatic overload and a bit lie right down to scent the journey has been a very good strategy to halt the spiral. So, whereas I’m no psychologist, don’t suppose it can work for actual deep melancholy and am not implying that it’s a remedy all; spritzing is certainly one of my greatest coping mechanisms. It’s all the time good to have a plan prepared, and one other in case plan A falls aside. My two fallbacks are grocery procuring and cooking. Each of them take me effectively out of myself, even cooking issues so simple as a melted cheese jaffle are sufficient to take myself out of my head lengthy sufficient to derail the spiral. BONUS, I’ve a melted cheese toasty jaffle to eat. WOO HOO!
DRAMA of the cellphone sort
Having pulled out my bottle of Bois d’Oud by Detaille just lately to jot down about their Par 4 over on Undina’s Looking Glass I’m attempting to put on all of it. Hoping to thunk the bottle by the tip of summer time. I assumed you all may prefer to know what it’s like. I used to be given this Cross Bottle at Esxence Milan a number of years in the past. As you’ll be able to see, not a lot left.
Fragrantica offers these featured accords:
Prime: Agarwood (Oud) Bergamot Labdanum
Coronary heart: Cedar Saffron
Base: Agarwood (Oud) Cedar Tobacco
Oud, wooden, saffron, resins and tobacco. That is essentially the most comfy, candy however not fruity candy, honeyed oud I’ve had the pleasure of carrying. The oud is barely fecal however extra band assist in nature, although it additionally veers mould and piss. Sounds ghastly? It’s not. By means of all of this it’s a beautiful darkish woodsy scent with some rick smoke and tariness.
The value level is great and Bois d’Oud smells higher than many oud choices 5 instances as costly. Positive, it’s a artificial recreation however so many are. Apparently most of the area of interest fragrances saying they’ve the actual deal have a smidge of actual and are primarily artificial recreations themselves. I’m no perfumer however the argument has been made by individuals I do know, whose phrase I belief.
Absolutely unisex however leaning trendy conventional masculine. Longevity is great and projection is above common for a few hours earlier than Bois d’Oud turns into a delicate oud, primarily honeyed tobacco and amber.
Would you give Bois d’Oud a go?