If you've been searching for that perfect gingerbread cookie recipe, look no further! KinderPrep has you covered!
First, mix together 3 cups of flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon of baking powder
In a separate bowl, add 1/2 cup butter
1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
Mix together until creamy
Add 2 teaspoons ground ginger
2 teaspoons cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground cloves (but smell it first because it smells so good)
And 5 twists of salt
Add one egg (with part of the shell falling in...then promptly remove the shell)
And one more egg, flawlessly cracking it
Stir in the flour mixture
Mix in 1/2 cup molasses
Then, cut out gingerbread shapes
Arrange for cutesy photo op
And bake for 6-8 minutes at 350°
The next day, let the decorating begin!
But- wait! There's more! To house the gingerbread men, you need gingerbread cottages!
and House Red.
Truly, it takes a village to raise a child. Especially if it's a gingerbread village!
Have a very Merry Christmas, my KinderPrep Families!!!