1 pouch Better Crocker gingerbread cookie mix OR favorite gingerbread recipe
1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 tablespoon water
Assorted candies for decorating
Stir mix, butter, water, and egg until dough forms (or make favorite gingerbread recipe). Roll out dough. Cut rectangles (base of house) and triangles (roof) with cookie cutters. Place 1 trangle on top of each rectangle and press to seal. Bake for 8-11 minutes at 375. Cool completely. Decorate.