Help your house smell like the holidays and make these quick and easy DIY Cinnamon Scented Pinecones! They are so easy to make with essential oils!
I was walking through the grocery store the other day and they had these brooms and bags of pinecones that smelled of heavenly cinnamon. I am a sucker for those things and always pick them up. Not this year, I decided to make my own Cinnamon Scented Pinecones.
Cinnamon Scented Pinecones
What you Need
I sent the kids outside to collect some pinecones from the yard. We have a TON of them. If you don't have pinecones you can pick them up pretty cheap from the craft store. Since my pinecones came from the yard, I popped them in the oven at about 200 degrees for 20 minutes. I just wanted to make sure there were no bugs hitchhiking into the house.
I then put my pinecones into a gallon Ziploc bag and sprinkled them with a few drops of cinnamon essential oil. I zipped the bag shut and gave it a good shake. I actually let the pinecones sit in the bag for a couple hours before opening it. I felt like this gave the pinecones a good chance at absorbing the oils.
Now just put them out in a bowl or decorate with them however you choose. Your house will smell cinnamony and amazing!
More Fall DIY
- homemade jar candles
- Homemade Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments
- DIY Halloween Apothecary Jars & Printable
I am Amanda. Mom to 3 wonderful kids & lots of furbabies. Plus wife to my hubby, David, for 20 years (gosh that makes me sound old). In our house we love to get outside, have family fun, and enjoy all Florida has to offer (Hey, Universal!) We do all of that with a few shortcuts.