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Homemade Christmas Potpourri in 2 minutes!

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Easy homemade Christmas potpourri! Fancy it up or make it frugal -- whatever works for you!

Want to make your house smell amazing and all Christmas-y?? Try making a pot of .

I made this earlier this week and my husband walked in the door and was like, “What smells SO good??”

This recipe literally takes 2 minutes to make and can last for a few days (just refrigerate overnight, add more water, and simmer again!)

Best of all, it’s really versatile! It can be incredibly frugal if you use what you have on hand — such as apple cores, orange peels, and/or fruit going bad.

Or — as these photos show — you can totally fancy it up with cranberries, pine, or whatever scents you enjoy!

By the way, if you’re not going to be working in the kitchen, a simpler and safer option is to simmer this in the crockpot!

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5 Comments

  • Tina says:

    Glad to see you on YouTube Crystal! Subscribed! I think this will be a good platform fur you.

  • Jennifer says:

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  • Kristen Sluis says:

    Great simmering potpourri recipe and video. Thank you, Crystal!

    I feel better scenting our home this way versus using candles, wax melts, etc. I’ve not yet tried pumpkin spice or fresh sliced apples (just the peels) and think my husband and kids will especially love your recipe.

    You’re very pleasant and fun to listen to/watch. Thanks again 🙂

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