Monday, December 23, 2013

Holiday Stove-Top Organic Potpourri

Home is where the heart is and there is nothing better then a lovely smelling home. I try to avoid all the toxic phthalates that come in the form of artificial air fresheners and stick to making my own organic scents. I love the smell of Christmas and all the elements that characterize it!! Cinnamon, nutmeg, cranberries...yum!!! The great thing about Holiday stove-top organic potpourri is that it only takes a few minutes to assemble and its much cheaper then purchasing holiday candles. However, my house is always filled with candles too!! Here are  few of my favorite concoctions.
 
Cranberry Orange
  • 1 Orange, sliced
  • 1 Lemon, sliced
  • 5 Sticks of cinnamon
  • 1/2 Cup fresh cranberries
  • 1 Tablespoon whole cloves
  • Bay Leaves
 
Lemon and Rosemary
  • 1 Lemon, sliced
  • 4-5 springs of rosemary
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract

Sliced Apple
  • 1 Apple, sliced
  • Peel of one lemon
  • 5 cinnamon sticks
  • 2 teaspoons whole cloves
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