Avoid the sugar, and build a veggie “gingerbread house!”
Here is what you can use:
Six 8″- carrot logs (One for front, five for back) Eight 5″- carrot logs (sides of lodge) Eight 3″- carrot logs (front) Eight 1 1/4″ – short spacer logs (by front door) Four 1 1/2″ – carrot logs (to create side window opening) Three 7″ -carrot log rafters
Sixteen 6″ – 7″ long stalks of celery (for roof)
The foam core board gable ends measure 8″x 6″ x 6″ The foam core board floor/base measures 8″ x 5″ (plus extra on the back for chimney if desired)
The window is made out of a slice of turnip.
Use toothpicks if necessary, in addition to cream cheese mortar to fasten cucumbers and celery. Use bamboo skewers for stacking chimney mushroom “stones.”
Most importantly, have fun!
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