Oh great idea... One sneeze from aunt Susie and that holiday meal is a shambles. Not to mention it being a messy idea in general. Go right ahead, sip from that goblet and sprinkle toxic fake snow all over your food.
Home Decorating on a Budget: Christmas Decoration Ideas
Spray paint pine cones to have that mercury glass look to them. Use Krylon Looking Glass Mirror-Like Paint on pinecones, add a little fresh or faux greenery to accomplish this look.*** 10/10** this link really doesn't tell you how to do this, but it's pretty self explanatory (try adding some white twinkle lights in the bowl or apothecary jar - so pretty!)