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Autumn Leaves Are Fallin'

It kind of surprised me, again. I do live in a moderate continental climate, four seasons and all, but still! Dusky, chilly mornings when you draw in a breath of the crispy smell of Autumn, the olfactory vision of wet ground, cinemonn colored leaves, rays of sunshine weaving through the clouds, earthy and woody scents soothing your nose: just recently I was reminiscent of Summer, clinging to fresh notes, desperately in need of “Vitamin Sea”. 537 more words


Grasse, the capital of "The Silicon Valley of Perfume"

Enjoy reading my reportage featuring Grasse, published on Naturala.hr!

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Nice is nice...down South in France, San Remo Italy and Monaco

Cote d’Azure or The French Riviera in ‘Murica speak

Nice (pronounced Niece), Eze, San Remo Italy, and Monaco during Carnival.   Crashed a party and lost money at the Monte Carlo.   72 more words

Fragonard, Grasse

We split our recent holiday in France, into two destinations so that we could cover more of the south coast in the time we were there. 154 more words

Inspirational Artists


Below are a selection of the drawings a Fragonard exhibit from a 2016 show. Had a ball with all the fabulous and fashionable older Parisian set at this quaint little museum right inside the Luxembourg Garden. 30 more words

Other People's Art

Visiting Grasse - the Perfume Capital of the World

Just eleven miles north of Cannes and a really short twenty minute drive, we found Grasse to be a world away from the buzz of the coast. 395 more words


a perfect summer's day, Sunday

The weather was so perfect today I wanted to preserve it in a bottle: hot, cobalt-blue sky, blazing sunshine, and a cool breeze blowing in from somewhere. 354 more words