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Summer A Reading 2019

When I was in college some moons ago my school split their summer courses into Summer A, Summer B and Summer C. A was the first half of the summer. B was the second half and C was for those classes that ran the entire summer.

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My glass bowl was full so I figured I’d do a summer empties post with some “artsy” pictures. The majority of my empties this time were for bath and body. I also finished two perfumes, some facial oils and of course a candle. There will always be a candle.

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Ganghwa Island, South Korea: 37.7132° N, 126.4511° E

These photos were taken while on a tour of Ganghwa Island in South Korea. The island is about 17 miles/28 kilometers from Seoul Airport. I travelled there by bus on a sunny day in September last year.  

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Diptyque X Pierre Frey – Lys & Narguilé

I think my love of Diptyque candles is well documented here on the blog. The prints from their recent collaboration with fabric creator Pierre Frey caught my eye. As part of their collaboration Diptyque paired two complementary scented candles and Frey created five special edition boxes to hold the pairings. 

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Boston, MA: 42.3601° N, 71.0589° W

New England is a region in the northeastern United States that is made up of six states: Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Some of you might have known this but I didn’t until I spent some time in Boston and Connecticut recently. 

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