Pretzel Log Cabin

     Here's another addition to your wintry scene.

Here's what you'll need:

  • 10 Ounce Milk Carton, empty and rinsed out.
  • Brown Craft Paper or Paper Bag
  • Stick Pretzels
  • Oyster Crackers
  • Spoon Size Shredded Wheat
  • Tacky Glue or Hot Melt Glue
  • Acrylic Paint
Fold the top over on the milk carton and tape.

Milk Carton

Wrap the milk carton in craft paper.

Wraped Milk Carton

Glue pretzels around the outside like a log cabin.
Glue Oyster Crackers on the roof like shingles. Overlap them to look more real.
Glue four Spoon Size Shredded Wheats into a square for the chimney.
Paint the windows and door with black paint.
Paint the roof with a light coat of white paint to look like snow.

Pretzel Log Cabin

How about that? Instant log cabin all ready for your winter scene. You can make several of them into a small village.

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