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Outrageously Awesome Gingerbread Displays

The Daily Meal | Posted 02.19.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

From a 17-foot gingerbread ship docked at The Ritz-Carlton to a life-size gingerbread house at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn., to a life-size gingerbread carousel at Disney's Yacht and Beach Club Resorts, The Daily Meal has found the 12 most outrageous gingerbread displays of 2013.

A Poetic Tribute to Gingerbread Houses

Mehroz Baig | Posted 02.23.2014 | Food
Mehroz Baig

Ginger, molasses, sugar and flour, Add some butter and eggs and maybe an hour. Baking time and cooling aside, You'll have all the ingredients for a mi...

If You Really Love Christmas That Much, Why Don't You Prove It?

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 12.24.2013 | Weird News

You may have seen your fair share of Nativity scenes and sipped your way through some grocery store eggnog, but we bet you still hum most of the words...

Macklemore Is A Gingerbread House Enthusiast

Posted 12.19.2013 | Celebrity

CORRECTION: Macklemore is clearly in the holiday spirit, but must have picked up this gingerbread house at the thrift shop. The photo appears to have ...

Give Customers Holiday Experiences They Can Share

Kare Anderson | Posted 02.09.2014 | Business
Kare Anderson

When you step inside the historic Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco you are swept into a sumptuous holiday scene that includes a towering Christmas t...

WATCH: Here's Where You'll Find The World's Largest Edible Home

Posted 12.04.2013 | HuffPost Home

We're still in awe of the incredible gingerbread houses debuting at Miami's Art Basel show this week, and while this more traditional creation isn't q...

WHOA: You've Never Seen A Gingerbread House Like This Before

Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

Gingerbread houses have their place -- at the kids' table and in our childhood Christmas memory bank for the most part -- unless, that is, they're one...

The Tiniest Gingerbread House Around

Posted 12.18.2012 | Taste

It's what your mug's been missing all along.

My Top Home Decor Tips for the Holidays

Carter Oosterhouse | Posted 02.16.2013 | HuffPost Home
Carter Oosterhouse

The holidays are my favorite time of year. I'm on the road a lot, so I especially enjoy getting to spend time with my loved ones and focus on some of my own personal projects. Here are some of my favorite home decor tips to share during the holidays.

'Tis the Season

Cheryl Carlesimo | Posted 02.13.2013 | Food
Cheryl Carlesimo

Everyone has their favorite holiday cookie recipe that probably has been handed down in their family. These are Christmas Wreath Cookies and come from Pennsylvania.

7 Over-The-Top Gingerbread Houses

Food & Wine | Posted 02.11.2013 | Taste
Food & Wine

Here, Food & Wine names some of the most extraordinary, over-the-top gingerbread houses ever created.

Making A Lifesize Gingerbread House? There's A Calculator For That

Posted 12.05.2012 | Taste

It would take SO many sticks of butter to make.

PHOTOS: The White House Unveils This Year's Gingerbread House

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.30.2012 | Food

There's no mistaking that the holidays are around the corner. It's getting colder, the shops are playing "It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas"...

The Hybrid Halloween Witch of 2012

Nancy Rubin Stuart | Posted 12.25.2012 | Women
Nancy Rubin Stuart

Today, black magic is out, replaced by blogs and picket lines where the Halloween witch can express her complaints about social injustices without the risk of being burned at the stake.

WATCH: Geekiest Gingerbread House Ever

Posted 12.27.2011 | Comedy

Tons of people make gingerbread houses during the holiday season, there's no surprise there, but sometimes a culinary creation is just too geeky to ac...

WATCH: My Drunk Christmas

Posted 12.21.2011 | Comedy

Boozy cooking show "My Drunk Kitchen" is gearing up for Christmas this week with a gingerbread house craft that's sure to add... something... to any r...

The Magic of Swedish Gingerbread Cookies

Anna Brones | Posted 02.08.2012 | Food
Anna Brones

Just as candles are an integral part of celebrating Advent, so are pepparkakor. Gingerbread cookies are the staple of Swedish Advent coffee gatherings and celebrations and the must-have baked good of the season.

Holiday Cookie Recipes That Won't Betray Your Waist

AARP | Posted 12.02.2011 | Fifty

I'm committed to my health lifestyle, but the idea of a holiday without cookies makes me really sad. That's why I was so excited to find not just one,...

Astoria Characters: The Evolving Earth Mother

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 12.05.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

"Welcome to Fairyland," says Maria L. Delgado. Maria does believe in fairies. Maria believes in a lot of other things, too: holistic medicine, organic foods, spirituality and mysteries.

Astoria Characters: The Grave New Widow

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 11.20.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

It was Marion's second date with Michael M. Smith, and he asked her whether she wanted to see his cemetery. She found herself at the Lent-Riker-Smith Homestead, the city's oldest house that's still used as a private home.

Whole Foods Gingerbread Houses Recalled

Slashfood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

There's trouble in Candyland. Whole Foods and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have announced a recall of gingerbread houses produced by Rolf's P...

Re-Creating Sandy Koufax's Perfect Game Out Of Gingerbread

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

UPDATE: Rebecca Elias, one of the four siblings who started the ritual, contacted us with photos of the gingerbread assembly process. Leonard Elias, N...

How To Bake A Gingerbread House

Mother Nature Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

>> LEED-certified ginger pre-fab: gingerLotus. A couple years ago, eco-architect Michelle Kaufmann created a gingerbread version of one of her full-si...

Sustainable Gingerbread Houses: From Seaweed Solar Panels To Coconut Landscaping

New York Times | Penelope Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Turns out the cladding on Colleen Klabin's sustainable gingerbread house is Golden Grahams, not Multi-Bran Chex or Life Cereal. The roof is Shredded W...

Run, Run as Fast as You Can...You Can't Catch Me, I'm Vegan Gingerbread?

Lisa Lacy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Lisa Lacy

When it came to earlier vegan baking -- like a pumpkin or sweet potato pie -- it was relatively easy to experiment because I've made countless pies before. But gingerbread is new turf.