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    Hey, thanks for taking the time to read my over-long blog, and thank you for the nice comment : )
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    Love to read your reviews. Keep it up.
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    Hello Jaime B,
    Im Axel, from Spain .
    I see you have interested revievs ,
    Please can you send me some recomendations
    about your Best Favorite Perfumes ,
    specially for Men

    This is perfumes who I like moore .
    Specially this winter days :

    1 Tuscan Leather , Tom Ford
    2 Vanille tobacco , Tom Ford
    3 Patchouly 24 , Le Labo ,
    4 Les Orientalist , Annick Goutal
    5 Poivre Samarcande , Hermme
    6 Timbuktu , L Artisan
    7 Amouage XXV Jubilation
    8 Musk Oil , Khiels
    9 Nostalgia ,Santa Maria Novella
    10 Agarwood Oils Natural , Musk and Roses arabian Attars

    Your Recomendations are Wellcome !!
    Best Wishes,

    Axel
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    Hey JaimeB love your posts and candid opinions about everything. You give to Caesar what is due to him, no extras if they are unwarranted, and I appreciated that. Evaluations that are always honest.

    My buddy is off to Paris tonight, and from all the fla-fla-fla I'm reading about Scent 79, I want the green light from you as to whether it's worth the expense (no sure how much in Europe).

    I love incense, don't remember the original Jil Sander, so what say you.

    Thanks for a reply,
    Mario
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    Happy Birthday Man....Hope your day is amazing...
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    Happy birthday, kiddo!!!!
  7. True, very true. I remember in my youth hearing that advice for the first time in the Disney movie Bambi. Though, I feel that sometimes you need to say something "bad" about something to "warn" others. I try not to be be too nasty in my reviews
  8. Reading your 130+ reviews was a bit of a chore but they're thought out. But one thing I noticed was that you're very easy to please, not one thumbs down! Haha

    Keep writing them reviews.
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    Is that Un Parfum de Charmes et Feuilles nice, or what? I almost bought it at the Barneys New York in Beverly Hills on Saturday, but I'm pacing myself. This was actually the only thing from The Different Company that I really seemed to like.
  10. funnyboy,

    I sent you a PM about the Brosseau things you asked about.
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Native of Brooklyn, NY; speak Spanish and French; former Anglican/Episcopalian monastic, now married
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"Why spend life seeking that which does not satisfy? Why remain a slave, when freedom waits? Let your life shine; illumine the world with your truth!"

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A Picture from the blue

by JaimeB on 25th March 2015 at 03:02 PM
A friend of mine was on a fight to Dubai recently and noticed one of the cabin crew was wearing a name tag with the same family name on it as mine. He took the man's picture and emailed it to me remarking on the strange coincidence. Of course, the flight attendant was from the same part of Spain, Galicia, as my parents, but it led me to think about some things I hadn't considered for a long time.

Here's what I wrote to the friend who emailed me that picture:

Thanks for

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Updated 25th March 2015 at 10:05 PM by JaimeB

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Packing scents for a trip (from a post to the Men's Fragrance board)

by JaimeB on 4th February 2015 at 03:48 PM
My history of packing fragrances to take on a trip has changed quite a bit over the years. Early on, I packed quite a variety. Once I went on a week-long cruise and packed a different day and evening scent for each day, and then threw in a couple more, in case I changed my mind.

Homeland Security and TSA regulations soon put an end to that kind of extravagance. For a while, I tried to pack more carefully. I made sure to put scents into checked luggage, still taking at least four or

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Updated 4th April 2015 at 02:52 PM by JaimeB

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November in Europe, Paris Part One

by JaimeB on 3rd February 2015 at 08:06 PM
When we returned from our trip to Europe toward the middle of November, all four of us were sick; it was some cold that was going around Italy that got all of us. We all got sick at different times, one of our traveling companions first, who later ended up with walking pneumonia, and I was the last, but our complete recovery took a couple of weeks. Of course, we’re all perfectly fine now.

The trip was glorious. We started with three days in Paris.

We arrived in Paris on

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Updated 5th February 2015 at 05:35 PM by JaimeB

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November in Europe, Paris Part Two

by JaimeB on 3rd February 2015 at 08:06 PM
Returning by the rue St-Jacques, we passed the Lycée Louis le Grand, the setting for Judith Rock’s historical mystery series set in the then-Jesuit seventeenth-century school. Rock's sleuth, Jesuit scholastic Charles du Luc, is one of my favorite literary detectives. Back through the Île de la Cité and along the Right Bank quays, we trudged the rest of the fifteen-and-a-half miles we had slogged that day. That evening, on our way back to the Place des Vosges for our dinner reservation at La Place

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Updated 12th February 2015 at 04:01 PM by JaimeB

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November in Europe, Rome

by JaimeB on 3rd February 2015 at 08:05 PM
Early the next morning with bags repacked we were on our way to Rome. The Lufthansa flight from Paris to Frankfurt was pleasant and polite; we were amply fed and cosseted, in good German fashion. In Frankfurt, we were to connect with two friends flying in from home and continue to Italy for the rest of our trip. Their plane was late, we were waiting for them in the wrong airport lounge, and we practically ran through the large, unfamiliar Frankfurt airport to catch up with them and find our gate,

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Updated 12th February 2015 at 04:24 PM by JaimeB

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