We all live busy lives, so sometimes we don’t realize when something about our home, such as the way it smells, is a bit…off.
But trust me — other people notice. Whether it’s the charred remains of last night’s dinner or the dirty laundry in your hampers, a bad smell can make your home pretty uninviting. Lighting a candle or spraying an air freshener is a temporary fix, but often, bad smells come right back.
Luckily, there’s a DIY solution that will leave your home smelling amazing for days — potpourri! The internet is full of DIY potpourri recipes that combine your favorite scents into simmering pots of heaven that smell almost good enough to eat. No matter the season, these stove-top potpourris are sure to make your days scent-sational.
1. When you don’t have time to clean, this orange and ginger potpourri will make the entire house smell as though you did.
2. Grapefruit might not be what you’d think of when making potpourri, but this simple recipe is proof that just about any fruit can leave your home smelling wonderful.