A sweet and messy situation

Ali Larson wasn’t so sure about the sticky situation she got herself into with candy, frosting and plenty of sugar all over her hands while decorating gingerbread houses on Friday, Dec. 20 at school.  (Photo/Dawn Rye)

On Friday, Dec. 20, Parker first and second graders decorated gingerbread houses along with help from dozens of volunteers that included moms, teachers, grandmas and junior high students. The houses were made from milk cartons as the base and then were covered in frosting and graham crackers before being decorated.  

One helper noted that 18 frosting cans were used along with 72 bags of candy that were filled to help make the annual event a success.

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