Thursday, September 14, 2006

Thursday Thirteen #2

Thirteen Things I Love to Smell
  1. tulips
  2. lilacs
  3. garlic sizzling in olive oil
  4. verbena
  5. freshly-cut grass
  6. my husband
  7. fresh-baked bread
  8. coffee (though I don't drink it)
  9. summer rain
  10. my kids after their baths/showers
  11. burning leaves in the fall
  12. crisp winter air
  13. popcorn

The purpose of the meme is to get to know everyone who participates a little bit better every Thursday. Visiting fellow Thirteeners is encouraged! If you participate, leave the link to your Thirteen in others comments. It’s easy, and fun! Be sure to update your Thirteen with links that are left for you, as well! I will link to everyone who participates and leaves a link to their 13 things. Trackbacks, pings, comment links accepted!


Blogger Duchess soliloquized...

Wow, I have Never been first! I too love the metro. Its the only way to travel around here.

Love the smell of a baby also. Don't love the smell of hubby after he cut the grass though. (haha)

Great list

Thursday, September 14, 2006 7:11:00 AM  
Anonymous Caylynn soliloquized...

Great list. :) I don't drink coffee either, but you're right - it does smell nice.

Thursday, September 14, 2006 7:40:00 AM  
Blogger Raggedy soliloquized...

Great list!
Mine is up too.

Thursday, September 14, 2006 8:19:00 AM  
Blogger Ghost soliloquized...


Have a Happy!

Thursday, September 14, 2006 10:19:00 AM  
Blogger Heather Harper soliloquized...



My kids shampoo.

My husband's deoderant. (I know, I know, but it smells really good.)

Thursday, September 14, 2006 10:54:00 AM  
Blogger Alyssa Goodnight soliloquized...

A couple on your list I never would have thought of, but I totally agree!

Love the smell of winter air and summer rain! Coffee is a big one for me too, but I don't drink it either.

Would have added rosemary, cinnamon, and bacon...just something about it.

Thursday, September 14, 2006 11:22:00 AM  
Anonymous Annie soliloquized...

1. The salt-brine smell of the ocean
2. Wild honeysuckle
3. A campfire
4. Bath & Body Sweet Pea bubble bath
5. BBQ on the grill
6. Fresh pine (i.e. Christmas trees)
7. Mulled Apple Cider
8. Sun Tan Lotion
9. Carnations
10. Freshly laundered towels
11. Old Bay covered steamed crabs
12. Cakes or pies baking in the oven
13. Vinegar soaked boardwalk/stadium fries

Thursday, September 14, 2006 11:28:00 AM  
Blogger Sadie soliloquized...

Great list! I like #6, too.

Well, my husband, not yours.

Although I'm sure yours smells nice, I've just never had the pleasure. ;)

Thursday, September 14, 2006 12:53:00 PM  
Anonymous Janet soliloquized...

obviously I don't know what your husband or kids smell like, and I don't remember what a tulip smells like, but the rest of your list I'm agreeing with!

Thursday, September 14, 2006 1:00:00 PM  
Blogger Zeus soliloquized...

This list was really nice. I enjoy a lot of the same smells as you, but I have to admit that part of the reason I drink coffee is due to the smell. I'm not sure how you could love the smell but not drink it. ;)

I am also glad to have found your blog thanks to the Thursday Thirteen. I enjoy the genre you write in, and now, I can have something to look forward to reading! Best of luck to you in your career! I wish you nothing but success!

Happy Thursday to you, and feel free to visit my list as well if you get the chance.

Thursday, September 14, 2006 2:35:00 PM  
Anonymous Zeek soliloquized...

I LOVE the smell of garlic cooking! I love eating it too! (No Vamps around me!)

I have been known to eat raw garlic as well, but no one loves the smell of THAT on me afterwards!

Thursday, September 14, 2006 2:42:00 PM  
Blogger Colleen Gleason soliloquized...

Wow! Thanks all for sharing your lists. I think mine needs to be longer. *g*

And Sadie, no, I'm sorry, you can't have the pleasure. LOL.

And Heather...that's part of what I love about my dh's scent too, that with his shampoo. (Is that TMI?) Ack!

Thanks Zeus! I'm glad I found your site too. This TT is really fun.

Zeek...raw garlic. Nothing wrong with that. I chop it up and put it in olive oil with a little bit of salt, pepper, and chopped basil and I drag my Italian bread through it. YU-UUUMMM.

Thursday, September 14, 2006 4:11:00 PM  
Blogger Dane Bramage soliloquized...

Sept 14, 2006. While following T13 links I have somehow stumbled into Colleen Gleason's cult of husband sniffers. Fortunately I am immune not being a husband or having one...

I only like the smell of Jasmine. Jasmine and those little pine tree car fresheners. Oh and steak grilling.

Thanks for stopping by My T13 Daydream Edition! Georgad Bushpitt says he'll stop by too.

Thursday, September 14, 2006 4:37:00 PM  
Anonymous Caryle soliloquized...

I love the smell of rosemary, the air after it rains, garlic, melted chocolate, and so many others.

I finally finished my, possibly overly ambitious, list -- 13 books I'm looking forward to reading. Now it's time to have fun reading others. :)

Thursday, September 14, 2006 4:37:00 PM  
Anonymous Jenny Ryan soliloquized...

Ooh, I love tulips too!And smelling my own husband (and cats too, if the truth be known)

Thanks for visiting me today :)

Thursday, September 14, 2006 5:14:00 PM  
Anonymous Audrey soliloquized...

Great list! I love smelling quite a few of those things as well. Especially freshly baked bread with garlic!

Thursday, September 14, 2006 6:05:00 PM  
Blogger Tinker soliloquized...

i think that scent is critical. i am an auromatherapy person.. the more smells the better....good ones.

Thursday, September 14, 2006 9:08:00 PM  
Anonymous Kelli soliloquized...

I love gardenias. I have planted them in every corner of the yard so I can get happily overwhelmed with the scent. Great list. Thanks for stopping by my TT. Have a great weekend!

Thursday, September 14, 2006 11:35:00 PM  

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