Bring in some of the favorite smells of the fall season into your home. If you take a moment to sniff the brisk autumn air, you may recognize that each season has its very own distinctive smells. Even though Southeast Florida seems to have only two seasons summer and “not so much” summer, a/k/a “our South Florida” winter. Winter gives your nostrils the sharp air, heavy with chilled air.
Autumn months, as they stretch out between summer’s heat into winter’s cold, often manage to capture many facets of the year’s smells. However, when we experience those wonderful annual moments in time, we realize that autumn also has very distinctive odors. Consider some of the most
- Dry leaves
- Backyard barbecues
- Autumn sports events
To add the fragrances of fall into your home consider adding pumpkin spice candles. They are very fragrant and cozy. Make cinnamon-scented pinecones by baking them in the oven to get them clean, then spray with a mix of cinnamon oil and water, then present them in a bowl or vase. You can also make you own fall potpourri by boiling apples, cinnamon sticks, cloves, vanilla, and nutmeg in a pot of simmering water.
Sit back and enjoy the fragrances and scents of autumn in your home. Snuggle up and relax!