competitions

ginger 2018

Ginger 2018 // movita beaucoup

It’s time! Competitive gingering at its best/worst! If you would like to be a part of this absolutely horrendous annual online competition, read on. THERE WILL BE YELLING. 1. Create a gingerbread house zoned residential, agricultural and/or commercial. Yes, you can glue stuff on. Yes, you can use a kit. Yes, you can use inedible…

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ginger 2017: winners declared!

ginger 2017 // movita beaucoup

Are you ready? Would you like to know who won Ginger 2017 – the sweetest battle on the planet? Excellent. We’ll get to that, but first I’d like to delve into the history of gingerbread. We’ll begin in ancient Greece and then tour through centuries of spiced baked goods and construction techniques. A favourite treat…

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ginger 2017: group 3

ginger 2017 // movita beaucoup

Alas, this is our third and final grouping of Ginger 2017 entries. I like to call this batch: Rule-breakers and Visionaries. Cast your vote at the bottom of the post to help determine the winner of the 2017 People’s Choice Prize. (For more information on how this competition will go down, click here.) Don’t forget: commenting could…

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ginger 2017: group 2

ginger 2017 // movita beaucoup

More ginger! Take a gander at our second grouping of Ginger 2017 entries! I like to call this batch: The Storytellers.  Cast your vote at the bottom of the post to help determine the winner of the 2017 People’s Choice Prize. (For more information on how this competition will go down, click here.) Don’t forget: commenting…

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ginger 2017: group 1

ginger 2017 // movita beaucoup

Behold! The first grouping of Ginger 2017 entries! I like to call this batch: Classic and Gingercational Architecture. Cast your vote at the bottom of the post to help determine the winner of the 2017 People’s Choice Prize. (For more information on how this competition will go down, click here.) Don’t forget: commenting could win…

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ginger 2017

ginger 2017 // movita beaucoup

It’s time! Competitive gingering at its best/worst! If you would like to be a part of this absolutely horrendous annual online competition, read on. 1. Create a gingerbread house zoned residential, agricultural and/or commercial. Yes, you can glue stuff on. Yes, you can use a kit. Yes, you can use inedible add-ons. No, I will not respond…

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best of ginger (so far)

best of ginger // movita beaucoup

It’s that time of year again! Ginger 2017 is just around the corner! I’m really hoping that each and every one of you will enter. (Pleeeeeeeeze?) I figured you might need a little nudge/ginspiration, so I have corralled some of my most favourite entries the past seven years of competitions for your enjoyment. . Yvonne’s…

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2016 commenter of the year

2016 commenter of the year // movita beaucoup

This week, I read through every comment left on my blog in 2016. So many of you made me snort, chortle and giggle this year! After some careful consideration, I have chosen Liz (of That Skinny Chick Can Bake) as my 2016 Commenter of the Year. Why? Because Liz left more comments than any other damn person, that’s why.…

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ginger 2016: winners declared!

ginger 2016 // movita beaucoup

Are you ready? Would you like to know who won Ginger 2016 – the sweetest battle on the planet? Excellent. And we’ll get to that, but first I’d like to delve into the history of gingerbread. We’ll begin in ancient Greece and then tour through centuries of spiced baked goods and construction techniques. A favourite…

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ginger 2016: group 4

ginger 2016 // movita beaucoup

Alas, this is our fourth and final grouping of Ginger 2016 entries! I like to call this batch: There’s a Lot of Information to Absorb Here. Cast your vote at the bottom of the post to help determine the winner of the 2016 People’s Choice Prize. (For more information on how this competition will go down,…

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