The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to welcome guests and create a warm, festive atmosphere in your home than with delightful scents? Ditch the artificial air fresheners laden with chemicals and opt for a natural approach that not only elevates the mood but also adds a touch of nature to your space. In this blog, we’ll explore some easy-to-make DIY natural air fresheners that will infuse your home with the cozy scents of the season.
Orange and Cinnamon Stovetop Potpourri:
1 orange (sliced)
3 cinnamon sticks
1 tablespoon cloves
Combine the ingredients in a small pot filled with water.
Simmer on low heat, and let the aroma fill your home.
Evergreen Room Spray:
1 cup distilled water
1 tablespoon rubbing alcohol
10 drops pine essential oil
5 drops cedarwood essential oil
5 drops juniper berry essential oil
Mix the ingredients in a spray bottle and shake well before each use.
Spritz the room spray around your home for a fresh and forest-like ambiance.
Vanilla and Clove Scented Candles:
Plain unscented candles
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
1 tablespoon whole cloves
Press cloves onto the surface of the candle.
Drizzle vanilla extract over the candle.
Light the candle, and as it melts, the scent of vanilla and cloves will envelop the room.
Gingerbread Baking Soda Air Freshener:
1/2 cup baking soda
10 drops ginger essential oil
5 drops cinnamon essential oil
Mix the baking soda and essential oils.
Place the mixture in small bowls around your home to absorb odors and release a delightful gingerbread scent.
This holiday season, embrace the natural scents of the season with these easy and budget-friendly DIY air fresheners. Not only do they make your home smell amazing, but they also contribute to a healthier and more environmentally friendly living space. Experiment with different combinations, get creative, and let the festive aromas uplift your spirits and those of your guests. Breathe in the holiday spirit, naturally!