Daily Archives August 25, 2011

Dark-Roasted Memories

When I was a child, I have several fond memories that all seem to be centered around scent. Even today, I’m strongly influenced by smell. I love smells. I’m weird in that I even love bad smells, to an extent. Hard to explain. I guess it would be more accurate to say that I find smells fascinating.

I’m not a very ‘girly girl’, in that I’m not the type who likes getting manicures (though I used to love doing my own nails), don’t really need or want strangers touching my feet for a pedicure, would rather not wear makeup than wear it (though I really do love the mineral makeup, a lot!), and if I had my way about it I’d always wear pajamas. Okay, that last part isn’t true. Every now and again, I used to enjoy dressing up fancy and going out. With the oxygen and my health recently, I haven’t been able to leave the house though. For those who don’t know, I was diagnosed with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, and I am now on oxygen 24/7, and we don’t have a portable oxygen machine, so I am stuck inside the house until we can get one.


Back to smells… my one ‘girly girl’ vice has always been scented body ...

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