Christmas Stovetop Potpourri to Make With Your Kids!
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Easy DIY stovetop potpourri to make with your kids. Simmer on the stove for an amazing smell that will fill your home for the holidays!
Recipe type: Christmas Stovetop Potpourri
Serves: 2 cups
  • 2 T whole cloves
  • 3 Bay Leaf
  • 3 Cinnamon Sticks
  • 2 T dried lemon peel (1/4 inch diced)
  • 2 T dried cranberries
  • ½ fresh lemon, cut in quarters
  • ½ fresh orange, cut in quarters
  • You can also add dried oranges to the bag (it looks pretty)
  1. Combine all the ingredients in a 2-quart pot
  2. Add 4 cups water.
  3. Bring to a boil.
  4. Lower heat and let simmer. Add water as necessary.
  5. When ready, turn off and let cool
  6. When cool, put the potpourri into a plastic container; cover; refrigerate and use another day. It will keep for at least 1 month.
Recipe by Good Parenting Brighter Children at