Category: Holiday Crafts

Gingerbread House 2009

Check out Alys and my gingerbread house that we made in December 2009! This was our 5th gingerbread house (Pics from 1-4 can be found in the first post of this blog). This year, we were going for a chateau design with a long sloping roof. Inside, we put some red and yellow (USC colors)… Read the rest

Extra Fancy Chocolate Covered Strawberries

For my second post, I wanted to make a tutorial on chocolate covered strawberries! I made these for Alys for valentines day. They look super fancy, but are really easy to make. Enjoy! What You Need: Dark and White Chocolate Chips (good quality!) Fresh Strawberries Sliced Almonds Pot with Water Ceramic or Pyrex Bowl and… Read the rest

Gingerbread House 2008

I just wanted to share with you guys the gingerbread that Alys and I created over winter break 2009. This is our 4th year baking a gingerbread house, and each year it gets a little bit better. I usually draw out a design first and construct a model out of paper. We then make the… Read the rest