TIPS & ADVICE
Baking is a fine art year-round in Scandinavia. But come late November, most kitchens see a flurry of flour, sugar, spices, almonds, butter, and eggs when serious Christmas baking begins.
Get out the cookie cutters and sprinkles--it's time for kids' favorite do-it-yourself holiday treat. With the kids home on holiday break, baking and decorating cookies is a fun way to spend time together, and then have something delicious to show for it.
As Hansel and Gretel discovered, a gingerbread house is irresistible. It makes an impressive holiday centerpiece and is an enchanting activity for kids of all ages. Don’t follow Gretel’s trail of breadcrumbs: our template and instructions will guide you through every step of the way!
More Tips for Baking Christmas Cookies