A Whiff Of Nostalgia
Are there any scents which quickly plunk you back in your childhood?
One Poll asked this question of 2,000 adults in the UK. Do any of their answers line up with yours?
Top 20 Smells That Remind Us Of Our Childhoods
i. Fresh-cut grass
ii. Specific home-cooked meals – like Bolognese or a dinner roast
vii. School smells
viii. The countryside
ix. My Mother’s perfume
x. Pencil shavings
xi. My Grandparents’ house
xiv. The smell of paint – oil, acrylic, poster
xv. An old teddy bear or blanket
xix. Wood chips on the playground
xx. Packaging from a new toy/video game
Header Photo: Sigmund