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Creating a Natural Holiday Home Scent

With the holidays around the corner, a seasonal home scent is always enjoyed. You can create a cheap and simple home scent in minutes using your household items. Forget the expensive, artificial scents, and create your own, naturally!

What you’ll need:

  • medium saucepan
  • water
  • spices
  • fresh fruit
  • essential oils

Add 2 cups of cold water into a medium sized saucepan and bring to a boil.

Next add your ingredients and continue to boil for about 5 minutes.

Last; simmer your solution and leave to diffuse the aroma around your home.

Add more water to the pot when needed.

Here are some Lark & the Lotus recipes to use during the holidays, and any day!

Smells Like Home: 2-3 cinnamon sticks, peels from 1 orange, peels from 1 apple, 1 tsp vanilla extract, or vanilla essential oil.

Home Baked Goodness: 2 cinnamon sticks, 2 TBSP cloves, 1 tsp vanilla extract, or vanilla essential oil.

Candy Canes: 3 cinnamon sticks, 2 tsp peppermint extract, or peppermint essential oil.

The Best of the Season: 1 cinnamon stick, peels from 1 orange, 1/2 cup fresh or frozen cranberries, 1 TBSP cloves.

Fresh & Clean: peels from 1 lemon, peels from 1 lime, 1 drop peppermint essential oil.

Welcome Home: 1 cinnamon stick, 1 bag of chai tea, 2 tsp cocoa powder, 1 tsp vanilla extract, or vanilla essential oil.

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