The world's largest gingerbread house doesn't just look sweet — it has a heart of gold. The community of Bryan, Texas joined together to break the Guinness World Record for the largest gingerbread house and raise money for a local trauma center.
This elaborate gingerbread house was created by John Lerner and was the first-place winner, adult category, in the Cleveland Botanical Garden's annual gingerbread house competition. It is titled "Carson House, Eureka, Ca." by kimberly
Mother-daughter baking team Kaye and Liv Hansen from the Riviera Bakehouse in Ardsley, New York, put together this snow-covered castle for the 2007 Gingerbread Adventures exhibit at The New York Botanical Garden.