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					                         Halloween crafts
Gingerbread Halloween Cookies               Egg Carton Bats
8oz Flour
1 ½ teaspoons of ground ginger              This is an easy way to make bats using egg
                                            cartons, crayons or markers, and scissors.
1 ½ teaspoons of ground cinnamon            Googly eyes are a nice touch.
Pinch of salt                               Separate 3 cups from an egg carton. Cut out
3oz sugar                                   part of the bottoms of the 2 outside cups to
                                            resemble bat wings. Add eyes, a mouth, and
1 egg
                                            decorate.
1 teaspoon baking soda
                                            Hang it from a string or a rubber band.
3oz Butter

In large bowl, cream butter, sugar, egg
and sugar. Dissolve baking soda in warm
water and add to egg mixture. Beat until
smooth.
Slowly add flour, spices and salt. Mix
until well blended.
Cover and chill for 24 hours.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease
                                            Halloween Window Hangings
cookie sheets.
Roll out dough to a thickness of 1/4 inch   You need orange and black Paper, scissors,
on a floured surface. Cut pumpkins,         glue and crayons
witches and ghosts using cookie cutters     Cut out Halloween shapes; bats, pumpkins
and place 2 inches apart on cookie          etc.
sheets.                                     Glue them to the opposite colored paper.
Bake 10 to 12 minutes. Let cool on wire     Put them up on your windows or doors.
racks.

Use icing to make "X"s for eyes, bloody
gashes and decorate accordingly