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DIY VANILLA ESSENCE (+ HOW TO UPCYCLE THE BEANS!)

I love making my own vanilla essence at home, since it’s so easy and economical, and also just a really enjoyable (and fragrant!) process to get involved in. I simply slice the beans into quarters (usually two per batch), place in a clean glass bottle and fill it up with vodka. Allow them to macerate for two…… Continue reading DIY VANILLA ESSENCE (+ HOW TO UPCYCLE THE BEANS!)