Sticks of cinnamon make a perfect dining table trivet. Lightly glue together eight to ten six inch sticks of cinnamon using a hot-glue gun. Weave strands of raffia over and under the sticks on both ends to
Add a few drops of cinnamon essential oil to the finished trivet. When a hot pot or casserole dish is placed on the trivet, the heat will release the wonderful cinnamon aroma.