Hey there Posse. On Monday I jumped into the pool for Aquarobics with my telephone 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 substitute. Not pleased with myself for a litany of causes about this.
Having began going into critical self hate spirals and caught myself going. Fortuitously I’m additionally in the course of the New Concept. 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 little bit lie right down to odor the journey has been a extremely good solution to halt the spiral. So, whereas I’m no psychologist, don’t assume it’ll work for actual deep despair and am not implying that it’s a treatment all; spritzing is one in every of my finest coping mechanisms. It’s at all times good to have a plan prepared, and one other in case plan A falls aside. My two fallbacks are grocery purchasing and cooking. Each of them take me properly 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 telephone type
Having pulled out my bottle of Bois d’Oud by Detaille lately to put in writing 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 believed you all may prefer to know what it’s like. I used to be given this Cross Bottle at Esxence Milan just a few years in the past. As you’ll be able to see, not a lot left.
Fragrantica offers these featured accords:
High: 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 sporting. The oud is barely fecal however extra band support in nature, although it additionally veers mould and piss. Sounds ghastly? It’s not. By way 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. Certain, 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 folks I do know, whose phrase I belief.
Totally 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 comfortable oud, primarily honeyed tobacco and amber.
Would you give Bois d’Oud a go?