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What are your favourite smells?

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Claddagh Report 26 Jan 2013 11:44

Newly cut grass/hay,smoke from a turf fire,stocks,lavender, 'nest' smell of my children's heads, and many more things.

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 26 Jan 2013 11:15

Sweet Williams
newly cut grass
frying onions
linseed oil and turpentine ( because it triggers memories).


MR_MAGOO Report 26 Jan 2013 10:59 :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D


AnninGlos Report 26 Jan 2013 09:18

Lily of the valley
fried onions (outside when walking past someone's house not in my kitchen).
frying bacon
summer grass after rain
Honeysuckle the wild type
coconut shampoo, shower gell.
anything with bergamon in it (shampoos etc).


Carolee Report 26 Jan 2013 08:39

Babies after a bath
Fresh laundered bed linen
Daisy by Marc Jacobs
Horse stables
Rain after a really hot day
Outback Australia
Daphne bush


Guinevere Report 26 Jan 2013 07:36

Bacon cooking
Sea air


SusanWA Report 26 Jan 2013 07:11

Violets........wish I had some!


Island Report 26 Jan 2013 00:19

Lime pickle :-0

Stocks (flowers)

The smell of wool shops in days gone by - I think it was lanolin in the natural yarn.


LadyScozz Report 26 Jan 2013 00:18

My top 5........... in no particular order

Bread baking
Coffee brewing
Fresh Basil
Fresh tomatoes (home grown)