Posts Tagged ‘christmas gingerbread houses’

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Gingerbread House Goes To The Dogs!

So what do you do when you are hosting a Halloween gingerbread house decorating party and one of your guests proclaims “I’m doing it all in dog treats!” ?  I was left speechless.  Wouldn’t you be??? Being a person who prefers to control things ( yes, I own up to this…let’s say…flaw), I already had […] Read more…

The Gingerbread Cutter Company

After 2 years of planning, researching, personal setbacks, equipment purchases and yes, even hairpulling…some of which is still going on…I have realized my dream of opening a gingerbread house cutter business! After years of throwing gingerbread house decorating parties for Halloween and Christmas, I was getting tired of cutting out templates and using a pizza […] Read more…

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2011 Gingerbread Decorating Party-Part 4

The day of the party has arrived!  I started making royal icing in the morning and putting it into tupperware.  With a party this big (16 houses) I knew I had to have a head start where icing was concerned.  Total # of batches of royal icing?  18!!!  My Kitchenaid really deserves some gold plating! […] Read more…

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Christmas Project 2011

Ahhhhhhhhh, the season is about to start and kick into high gear.  I’m sitting here at my desk drinking hot chocolate and watching the wind whip around the fall leaves outside.  There’s a definite nip in the air, especially at night lately.  When it’s cold outside, there’s nothing better than to be inside baking with […] Read more…