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« Reply #20 on: January 12, 2011 06:20:41 AM »

this is absolutely gorgeous and so damn creative!  i adore the jelly beans as stones and the shredded wheat roof.  i'm going to have to show this to my boyfriend to remind him of home in switzerland Smiley

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« Reply #21 on: January 12, 2011 07:09:49 AM »

Thanks!  It really was a blast to make.  Now I'm dreaming of next year's house....
« Reply #22 on: January 14, 2011 10:44:22 AM »


It has been a lifelong dream of mine to not only visit Ireland
but to live there someday! And what would be the perfect
place to live while in Ireland? Why a thatched roof cottage of course!

Yours looks so authentic it's amazing! Great job!!!

... and they lived happily ever after ... in Ireland.
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« Reply #23 on: January 14, 2011 01:03:01 PM »

I've got to say, my favourite part is the "thatch". Very cute!

« Reply #24 on: January 15, 2011 07:05:46 AM »

Thank you!  I used the full size shredded wheat biscuits split in half.  About half ended up on the house because they are so brittle!
« Reply #25 on: January 21, 2011 01:09:49 PM »

I was scrolling through the gingerbread houses and stopped at this one because it made me think of my childhood in germany. It also kind of reminds me of the old little churches I glimpsed driving through small towns. Great job!
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