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Four Sublime Insults

1. Oxymoron: idiot contradicting him/herself

2. Octopus: pimple face

3. Gourmand: greedy and/or obese person

4. Oedipus – someone that gets romantically involved with his/her own mother


My Free Kitchen | Paris

“Healthy Food pour gourmands”: that is the motto of this fantastic coffee shop. Trust me, even if you’re not gluten intolerant, you will love it, you actually won’t see the difference!! 146 more words


Super Orange - Thierry Mugler A*Men Ultra Zest Perfume Review

Thierry Mugler’s annual reimagining of their flagship masculine fragrance, A*Men (the counterpart to the iconic Angel) is pretty much a tradition at this point. Each and every year the brand treats us to the signature of… 666 more words

Perfume Reviews

Easter Feast - Slow cooked steak in a White Wine, Rosemary, Sage & Mushroom Gravy

No big surprise, I am a foodie. I was once nicknamed “petite gourmande” which sounds quite nice in French, if translated to English however, it doesn’t have quite the same ring to it – little glutton. 672 more words


Sweet Memories - Review: Aftelier Perfumes Fig

Heya Olfactoria’s Travelers,

Portia with you from Australian Perfume Junkies and Perfume Posse.

About 2 years ago I had a dinner party and afterwards we sniffed some frags. 529 more words


Healthy eating

I know it’s really impossible to live healthier everyday, but with what’s available now in the market, we have varieties to select from. We don’t have to order from our friends or family from the states where they can purchase from Trader Joes and whole foods or Sunday markets, which is fun to visit. 315 more words



Excruciatingly delicious. Agonisingly sumptuous. And torturously tantalising. It’s how anyone who’s ever stepped on and also eaten a spiny sea urchin (not necessarily in close succession) would describe this pelagic porcupine, which has a reputation for confounding even the most intrepid gourmets. 112 more words