When you need to make monkey bread and you are out of cinnamon, you have no choice but to tear apart your pantry for solutions. My solution came in the form of grinding cinnamon sticks until the looked like the above. I had some extra sticks from Christmas projects that I wasn’t using so it worked out well increasing my storage space. Double score. I was surprised how much the cinnamon tasted and smelled like those little red cinnamon bears.