Cinnamon Spice Ornaments

1 cup ground cinnamon 1 tbsp ground cloves 1 tbsp ground nutmeg 1 tbsp ground ginger ¼ teaspoon ground coriander (if available) ¼ teaspoon ground anise (if available) 3/4 cup applesauce, drained 2 Tbsp. white (Elmer’s-type) glue rolling pin flour In a medium bowl, combine 

Yule Spice Potpourri

3 cups water 4 tablespoons cardamom seeds 2 tablespoons whole cloves 3 cinnamon sticks 3 nutmeg berries 1 teaspoon ginger Simmer ingredients together on stovetop or in potpourri pot.

Spicy Holiday Trivet

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 secure. Add a few drops of cinnamon essential