Mix them and fix them with sugar and spice. Cookies for Christmas must be extra nice.
Cut them and shut them in ovens to bake. Fleck them and deck them with frosting you make.
Dry them and tie them to boughs on your tree, but don't let your puppy come sniffing to see!
The Gingerbread Man
The gingerbread man gave a gingery shout, "Quick! Open the oven and let me out!"
He stood up straight in his baking pan. He jumped to the floor and away he ran.
"Catch me," he called, "if you can, can, can!"