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10 Wonderful Scents Associated with the Holidays


On Your Dessert Table

9. If you want your home to smell like the holidays when guests walk in, then time it so you’re removing a batch of fresh, warm gingerbread from the oven just as they arrive.

10. The smells that you’ll enjoy the most in your house are the ones that recall favorite memories of past holidays. Try making the cakes, cookies, or meals that you remember from childhood celebrations to give your home a holiday scent you can’t resist.


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