This week provided the perfect opportunity to pull out the old recipes of tradition and whip up Noah’s Ark in finest gingerbread form.
First, the templates and dough:
Then, the candy:
Add students (next year’s graduating class):
And some creative energies:
An infant who sleeps through chaos:
And a toddler who refuses to be left out:
Some odd flourishes (including a surfing giraffe and a shark-riding Japheth):
And voila – a finished creation:
It took about half a day to create and half a minute to devour. Another lesson from the book of Ecclesiastes.