The 10 Smells That Transport Us Back to Childhood
They say smell creates the most powerful memories. I’m not sure who “they” are, but I trust them…because they’re right. Ever smelled something that just ROCKETED you back to when you were a kid?
A new survey asked people to name the scents that take them back to their childhoods. Here are the top 10:
1. Fresh-cut grass.
2. Pencil shavings.
3. Baby powder.
4. Vicks vapor rub and other cold and cough medicines.
6. Cotton candy.
8. Suntan lotion.
9. French fries.
10. An old lady’s perfume that reminds you of your grandma.