The scent of Christmas is distinct, fresh and somehow reassuring, probably because it includes things that remind us of home: cinnamon, vanilla, pine, and cranberries. It is said that our sense of smell is strongly linked to memory, so let’s make this year full of good memories and wonderful smells.
Now you can easily create this scent on your stovetop. Here’s a recipe for stovetop potpourri that you can simmer all day long, for a naturally made home scent–the scent of Christmas. Start with slices of orange, a few drops of vanilla, cranberries, and spices with apple cider… and follow these instructions.