Opinion

Aroma therapy: Why do certain smells make us homesick?

Karen Hardy
March 9 2024 - 5:30am

My father would travel a lot when I was a child. He worked, over the years, as a travelling salesman, to make it sound exotic, selling things such as paper towels and napkins for Bowater-Scott and, for the best part of my childhood, selling cigarettes for Phillip Morris.

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Karen Hardy

Karen Hardy

Canberra Times lifestyle reporter

I've covered a few things here at The Canberra Times over the years, from sport to education. But now I get to write about the fun stuff - where to eat, what to do, places to go, people to see. Let me know about your favourite things. Email: karen.hardy@canberratimes.com.au

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