Did you know?
“An I had but one penny in the world, thou shouldst have it to buy ginger-bread,” the clown Costard quips from his play Love’s Labor’s Lost." - Love’s Labour’s Lost, William Shakespeare
(Waxman, Olivia B. “Gingerbread Men: The Surprising History of a Holiday Classic.” Time, Time, 22 Dec. 2016, time.com/4602913/gingerbread-men-history/.)
Home Baking Competition!
Last chance enter, take a photo of your creation and instagram your entry with the category you are entering and include the hashtag #TheGingerbreadCityHomeBaker. Alternatively, send the photo in by email to email@example.com with the category and your name. Winners will be chosen on 24 December to be revealed on Christmas Day.
Behind the Scenes
Through the years...