This is a nice basic construction but you can make your house more elaborate as you get more familiar with the process. Use your imagination and lollies and icing to make doors, windows, pathways and a garden. The gingerbread needs to sit overnight after cooking and after assembly - the fun is in the decorating!
This roast turkey can be made on Christmas day with a minimum of fuss. Watch this recipe being made in the Allrecipes Roast Turkey Video.
Though I like to make gingerbread men I usually find I have biscuits left over; then I started to add freckles, now they are all gone every time.
This Christmas cake is a little less dense than most Christmas cakes - and a little more rum soaked! Watch this recipe being made in the Allrecipes Amazing Christmas Cake Video.
I have been making this since I was seven and have loved them. This is a great recipe to do with your kids. Messy but fun.