Christmas Decorations

Oranges, Spice, and Everything Nice! Decorate Your RV for Christmas!

Oranges, spice, and everything nice! Here’s how to decorate your RV for Christmas in ways that are beautiful, delicious, and fragrant!

Orange and Cloves

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Press whole cloves into oranges and tie a ribbon around the orange. Hang from your overhead compartments, windows, bathroom, or any place that could use a spicy citrus fragrance!

Dried Orange Slice Ornaments

Slice oranges in quarter-inch slices. Bake in your oven at 250-degrees for approximately 2 ½ hours, flipping every 30 minutes to prevent burning. Once dry, they will be slightly translucent. Press whole cloves or star anise into the orange. Thread some twine through it and hang from your fireplace mantel, on your tree, or anywhere you have twinkly white lights to shine through.

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Homemade Potpourri

In a wooden bowl, mix an assortment of dried orange slices (dry according to directions above), dried apple slices (prepare in similar fashion), whole cinnamon sticks, whole cloves, whole star anise, miniature pinecones, and any dried red flowers to give a pop of color.

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Mulled Cider

Christmas Decorations

Your family will love this mulled cider, and it’ll fill the air with a delicious smell, too!

Ingredients:

  • 3 ½ cups sugar
  • 3 cups water
  • 1/3 cup whole cloves
  • 1 cup cinnamon sticks, broken into pieces
  • Star anise (optional)
  • ¾ cup lemon juice
  • 3 cups unsweetened pineapple juice
  • 2 cups orange juice
  • 14 cups unsweetened apple juice

You’ll also need:

  • 6 quart stock pot
  • Wooden spoon
  • Ladle
  • Cheesecloth
  • String

Directions:

  • Tie the cloves and cinnamon pieces together in a piece of cheesecloth.
  • Simmer sugar, water, and spice ball together over low heat for 10 minutes.
  • Add remaining ingredients and warm through for at least 10 minutes.

All of these ways to decorate your RV for Christmas will make it look rustic and beautiful, and smell (and taste) wonderful! If you have any questions about any of our new or used RVs for sale that you’d love to decorate for your family’s own Christmas, don’t wait – contact us today!

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