Listening to the story.
To the kitchen to learn how gingerbread was made long ago; she even showed them how the spices (nutmeg, ginger, cinnamon, and cloves) were grated and ground.
Looks like he headed for the barn (the barn door was open).
The horse didn’t catch him.
The cow didn’t catch him.
The sheep didn’t catch him
Hmmmm…where could he be? Look! A footprint! We’re on the right track!
After following footprints around and upstairs, we FOUND HIM!
After doing some gingerbread dances and having a gingerbread treat, we visited the Gingerbread House Exhibit. (The castles were our favorites.)
Simon…oh, Simon…who do you think you are, Hansel? Don’t you know that nothing good every comes from eating gingerbread houses? (I just about had a nervous breakdown when I realized what happened…but what can you do?)