Early Saturday morning, J and Alexander took off for a hunting class (more on that later…), so I had several glorious, uninterrupted hours to work on the gingerbread house. And I’m so happy with the way it turned out! Side view: Victory in 2014! The next project is a joint effort between J and I…… Continue reading The Gingerbread House Diary, Day 4 – Complete!
I haven’t had much (read: any) time to spend on my gingerbread house lately, although I was able to get it assembled and therefore ready for decorating this weekend. Thank goodness the icing and candy will cover the imperfections, warped walls, and uneven corners….
I have made significant progress on the Gingerbread House today, as illustrated below. Of course, it is much easier to focus, concentrate, and cut straight lines when you don’t have interruptions (read: Sabrina and Alexander). Speaking of the infamous posse, they are on their way to Florida as I type. We left the house at…… Continue reading The Gingerbread House Diary, Day 2
I’ve thought long and hard about this recently, and I’ve decided that this year, it’s time to overcome my fear of building a gingerbread house. I know, that probably sounds silly, but you have to realize I’m still scarred after The Great Roof Collapse of 2012. You don’t remember that? Oh….. I do. It was…… Continue reading The Gingerbread House Diary, Day 1