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Make Your Home Fresh for the Holidays Without the Harmful Pollutants


As you get your home ready for the holidays, you may be inclined to use commercial air fresheners. However, these products can introduce harmful pollutants into the atmosphere. Instead, try setting out a small dish of pure vanilla extract or a plate of cinnamon sticks. You can also set out baking soda in small dishes to absorb any odors. To fill your whole house with fragrance, add some whole spices to some boiling water on your stove. Place a few drops of vegetable oil, along with whole nutmeg, cinnamon sticks, cloves, and orange slices to the water and let simmer on low. Add more water as the level drops, and you can have wonderful smells in your home all day.

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