Glass Petal Smoke
Gleanings from the World of the Senses
Monday, August 30, 2021
The Time for Nose-on Learning is Now
Imagine starting a class by saying "If you have a compromised sense of smell as a result of COVID-19 there's hope. The smelling e...
Sunday, March 7, 2021
The Incense Project and Lessons from Peruvian Myrrh
Abundancia by Gerasimo Sosa Alache from Chulucanas, Piura Region, in Peru. Image by David Stanley on Flickr. I started The Incense Projec...
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Steffen Arctander: Fragrance Expert and Game Show Contestant
Perfume and Flavor Materials of Natural Origin by Steffen Arctander is the go-to source for flavor and fragrance descriptions related to...
Monday, February 1, 2021
Love Potion No. 99: An Aphrodisiac Elixir for the Senses
Love potion. The very notion tastes like alchemy, dry ice and witchery. The concept of food as a talisman isn't new, but when it's a...
Thursday, October 8, 2020
The Use of Frankincense in Aesop's Fables
A handful of large frankincense tears from Oman by Michelle Krell Kydd Aesop was an ancient Greek slave and storyteller who lived between ...
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