The Heavenly Smell of Baking Without Baking
First snow falls down from the sky, the temperature drops below freezing point for the first time, the Christmas tree is all lit up, Christmas songs are on and the house is beautifully decorated.
Everything is perfect and ready for the Christmas time! There is only one more detail that can make it better! How about we tell you how to make your home smell like you have just been baking without actually doing so? Let the Christmas atmosphere please all of your senses, including smell!
One of the most traditional DIY of winter season requires only an orange and cloves. Stick cloves in the orange skin in any pattern you like and enjoy the natural smell, associated for so many with Christmas!
Get heavenly-scented candles to fill your home with delicious smell! Just pick your favorite fragrance and let the candle do the work!
There is no more pleasant way to keep yourself warm during chilly nights than with mulled wine. Its preparation is not difficult and the smell of boiling spices such as cinnamon, anise and cloves will fill your home with a delicious smell that might attract even your neighbors!
You can get the heavenly natural scent also without alcohol. If you are not a big fan of hot red wine, boil spices simply in water. Use skin from oranges, cinnamon and any other spices that smell good to you and create indoor atmosphere you’ll not be able to get enough of!
Design your own basket full of natural ornaments, and put a drop or two of your favorite scent on each pine cone. Not only pine cones are a great decoration for your home but smelling good - the whole basket will become your favorite detail of the room!
Spice up your coffee for creating an atmosphere smelling like you have been baking. You can use cocoa powder, anise, flavored syrup, pumpkin spice or peppermint candy and enjoy the smell long after you finish your coffee.
Try a trick with a cotton ball! Use a drop of vanilla extract or any other natural smelling fragrance and let everyone at home wonder how you made the room smell so delicious!
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