I'm following this guy's instructions: http://rockrecipes.blogspot.com/2008/11/detailed-instructions-for-making.html
I'm doing a scaled-down version of the yellow one. It's taking forever!!
Ooh, have to join this thread! My family started making gingerbread houses before I was born (36 years ago now) and we've made thousands. Actually, literally thousands--we lost count somewhere after 4000. My mom has started to slow down, but I've taken up the tradition full-force, and am making gingerbread houses for neighbors, friends, all the girls in the girl scout troop, the preschool, etc. Here's a link to last year's gingerbread house decorating party:
I can't wait to get new creative ideas from this thread!
Four out of five gingerbread house decorating parties done! For the one at my daughter's preschool this morning, I had to develop a gluten-free gingerbread house recipe for one little friend. It worked very well, so I thought I'd share: http://tikkido.com/node/765