Archives for December 10, 2010

Make Your Own Simmering Spice Holiday Stovetop Potpourri {great hostess gift too}

I love to simmer this mixture on the stovetop as I'm decorating for the holidays {or getting ready to entertain} - It's smells delicious! Ingredients: 1 Fresh Orange {sliced} 1 Fresh Lemon {sliced} 4 Cinnamon Sticks {broken up} 3 Tablespoons of Whole Cloves 2 Tablespoon of Whole All Spice 1 Tablespoon of Ground Nutmeg 1 Tablespoon of Ground Cinnamon 4 Cups of Water Mix all ingredients in a saucepan and heat on the stovetop until it reaches a rolling boil. Reduce to simmer and keep an eye on the water level; if it gets low - Continue reading