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Hi all!siriusmindbody.tictail.comI just wanted to remind you that while the rest of our website goes through some changes (hosting & upgrades), be sure to go to SiriusMindBody.tictail.comto shop online for your favorite fragrance oils.Also, the Fragrance Oils Special is still available, but only when you shop at siriusmindbody.tictail.com!Shop SMB!
I'm sure you've noticed that the days are getting just a little bit shorter and a tad cooler...That means winter is right around the corner. I wish I was joking: here in Minnesota, it can happen just like that (picture icicles sparking off my snapping fingers).I am not ready to give up on summer, not … Continue reading Hanging On To Summer
Whoo hoo!The new Sirius Mind and Body Marketplace is open!I'm so excited for you to visit it and enjoy the improvements I've made for you:Descriptions and Catagories. There are so many ways to describe and categorize smells! I thought about all of the good times we had at our brick and mortar shop, watching and listening … Continue reading Fantastic Oils + Easy Shopping = New SMB Marketplace!
As my refining of the Sirius Mind and Body marketplace gets closer to re-launch (yay!), I've uncovered elements that could stand a little more attention. For instance, today a customer contacted me about shipping options. Specifically, she wanted to know what is the best choice for shipping her order?Here's a bit of how I explained it, and … Continue reading The Shipping News – website refined
The website refining continues.This weekend I'm writing new descriptions for all of our fragrance oils. Every. Single. One. I've been opening bottles and sniffing fragrances to come up with better definitions as I redesign the marketplace section of the website. The sniffing scents part is a lot of fun - I always enjoyed standing at the … Continue reading Do you smell what I smell? Revisiting old friends and great scents
re·fined [ri-fahynd] adjective1.having or showing well-bred feeling, taste, etc.: refined people.2.freed or free from coarseness, vulgarity, etc.: refined taste.3.freed from impurities: refined sugar.4.very subtle, precise, or exact: refined distinctions.Origin: 1565–75; refine + -ed2Thank you, Dictionary.com. I thought redux was the appropriate word to describe what's going on at SMB, but it turns out to be refined.If you've been following Sirius Mind and Body on Facebook, I'm sure you've seen me post something to the effect of "updating the website." and wondered, sheesh - how many times do you have … Continue reading Website refined: the quest for a better experience
Welcome to my blog!Although Sirius Mind and Body has been around for a long long time - 18 years, to be exact - I've never had an SMB blog. Go figure.Yes, I'll still post the latest SMB happenings on Facebook and Twitter, but I see this blog as the spot where we can go deeper … Continue reading Yep, I’m finally blogging for SMB