Lavender (MM #3902)

The Mason Minute


The mason minute. With Kevin mason, this time of year, the cold and flu season. You start seeing commercials for products that include lavender. Because lavender helps make you feel better. It's calming, it soothing. It has magical powers, I guess. I don't actually find that to be the case. I don't like the smell of lavender. In fact, I've got a couple of VapoRub containers that for some reason somebody gave me the head lavender in them, and I've tried to use it. I've tried to even put it on my feet when I wanted to soften my feet and get those vapor up juices coming up through my body and it works, but I just don't like the smell. Even on my feet, I would definitely not put it on my chest or put it on my face or anything like that. And I don't understand why lavender has these properties. Because any time I smell lavender, whether it's perfume, whether it's mother flowers themselves, or just anything that includes lavender, I'm not repulsed. I just don't enjoy it. I don't like it. It just it's not a smell for me. And maybe it's just a guy thing. Maybe it's just a me thing, but when you see the commercials about the soothing, calming, lavender baths, not so. It just kind of gets me agitated. And that's kind of

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