I have to say it was so much easier to assemble a tree. No need to wait for the icing to set for each wall. No collapsing roof to worry about. The kids did help a bit but who are we kidding?! They only care for the end result.
Here's my kids "helping" out at first. Sorry for the bad photos. I was playing with the settings and didn't put them back as before.
Here she is with her daughter.
My attempt at a family photo after so many tries.
Here's what the last photo looked like after many tries. lol My friend said it captures the real people. soupir