Make your house smell like fall Simply cut an apple (any variety) into quarters. Put the apple pieces in a small pan. Fill the pan with water, then add some cinnamon sticks and whole cloves. Sprinkle in a little ground cinnamon if you want. Now here's the secret: Add a teaspoon or more of vanilla extract. Simmer on the stovetop, being careful not to let the water boil away.
The best fall smell. 1/4 tsp nutmeg. 1/4 tsp pumpkin spice. 1/2 tsp cinnamon. 4-5 sprigs rosemary. 2 lemon wedges. 1 tbs vanilla extract. Place in pot, cover with water and put on stove set low. The whole house smells like fall!