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Here's what you'll need...
a medium sized pot or crockpot
1 tablespoon vanilla
3 cups apple cider
fresh cranberries (the grocery store didn't have fresh cranberries when I wanted to do this, so I used dried ones and they worked just fine)
fresh Christmas tree or wreath stems (seriously!) (I didn't have this so I went without it and it was still divine)
Once you have all of your ingredients in the pot, fill it up with water all the way leaving about an inch from the top. Then pop it on your stove and let it simmer away, within MINUTES, your entire home will be perfumed with the scent!
You can do this about 20 minutes before you have over; I do it when I'm all alone or just with the animals – it just makes the house smell lovely and puts me in the holiday mood.
I hope you enjoyed this little tip on how you too can make your home smell like the holidays. I'd love to know if you've done this before, or if your recipe is a little different then mine. Leave me a comment below or on The Bead's Facebook page, letting me know what you do to make your house smell like holidays (and/or about your latest projects, sales events, new items, etc.!)
Until Next Time,
*Here's the link to the original recipe: http://www.firsthomelovelife.com/2013/11/make-home-smell-like-christmas.html