Are you having friends and family over for the holidays and want to make sure your house smells amazing. Today we are sharing how to make homemade Crock Pot Holiday Simmering Potpourri. I love using this easy recipe to make sure my house smells amazing when we have guests over. A lot of the times I will make this up when I am home alone just because it puts me in the holiday spirit and it is so easy to do.
Are you getting into the holiday spirits! I still can’t believe it is already December and the holiday season. This year has flown by so quickly. I can’t wait to celebrate with family knowing that our house smells amazing.
I love that a little bit of holiday scent gets everyone in the mood, relaxed and ready for the holidays. You might also love these Christmas recipes:
Homemade Crock Pot Holiday Simmering Potpourri
6 – 8 Cups Water
4 – 5 Cinnamon Sticks
1 Orange, PEEL ONLY
¼ Cup Cloves, whole
2 – 3 Bay leaves, dry or fresh
a few Large sprigs Pine Needles
1. Combine all ingredients in the slow cooker
2. Turn on high and when it gets to it’s maximum heat (two hours), remove lid and let the liquid evaporate into the room/house.
3. Contents can be cooled down and stored in a container to be re-used one more time within a few days, you may want to add more water is it evaporates
Enjoy! Your house will smell amazing!
We use either the Hamilton Beach Set ‘n Forget Programmable Slow Cooker, 6-Quart or Crock-Pot 5-Quart Slow Cooker for all of our crock pot recipes