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Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Cute Gingerbread Houses!

I spent the morning in Greta’s classroom helping the kids make gingerbread houses.  Each child brought in one kind of  candy to share so there was a nice assortment for their houses!    I peeked in on Ricky’s classroom which is right next to Greta’s and was able to get some pictures of Ricky too!  Graham cracker houses are just the perfect size for kids to make.  We usually do those at home so each of my 5 kids can have their own but didn’t get around to it this year.

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Can you read what Greta’s shirt says??!!

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And here are the finished masterpieces!!!

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What a fun time we had!!

I just wanted to publicly thank Melissa at “Stockpiling Moms” for the awesome giveaway for a Zhu Zhu pet which I WON!!!!  I know one young lady who will be very excited when it arrives!!!

9 comments:

Gardenia said...

those gingerbread houses are grat. both Greta's and Ricky's have such attention to detail.

Chris and Sarah said...

I love making gingerbread houses. It looks like they had sooo much fun.

Congrats on winning a giveaway! Isn't it fun???

Emily said...

Great houses! We did the same thing at school today!
Merry Christmas!

Melinda said...

What a yummy day you had! Cute gingerbread houses!!

Rhonda said...

Oh how fun. Those are really gorgeous houses. What a great job!

Rebekah said...

Those are AWESOME gingerbread houses .... love the little rope fence on Greta's and the intense look on Ricky's face is great! Funny Jaden did the exact same thing today... but I forgot my camera - *gasp* ... hope you guys are having a wonderful holiday ... Merry Christmas!

Hugs from Prior Lake!
Rebekah

* maybe we could get together over winter break ... let me know if and when you are free!!!

Kristin said...

We did that for Piper's birthday a week ago. The kiddos were a little young - not too much candy made it on to the houses!

One Busy Momma said...

Wow! That's a great idea to use graham crackers!!! We will have to try it!
Both of the kids' houses look great!!!! Looks like everyone had a great time!
Love the candy shirt! too cute!
Congrats on winning the zhu zhu pet! Cant wait to see the reaction to opening that!!!

AZ Chapman said...

yum yum when can I come over to eat them merry x mas