With Christmas just around the corner, you can bet a lot people will be going onto Pinterest to find amazing holiday baking ideas that’ll leave their family and friends in awe. Where else would you learn how to make adorable little reindeer cookies with pretzel antlers?!
The following 15 people went on Pinterest and left their family and friends in awe for all the wrong reasons. Let these stories of tragic baking disaster serve as a reminder that baking is a hazardous activity and not all of your projects are bound to be successes. That’s okay though, because even if your baked goods look like garbage, they probably still taste okay. Since you won’t want to give these abominations away as presents, you can just gorge on your own delicious failed creations and forget about the time and energy you wasted!
Look at these adorable strawberry blob creatures!
Every child’s favorite Christmas character – The Pizza Monster.
via Instagram / @mollykhonig
They thought this festive fruit tree was going to look… fuller.
Nothing says Christmas like a gingerbread house.
This gingerbread man appears to be suffering from leprosy.
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Betty Crocker pre-made mixes are easy, right?
via Instagram / @drobstar
Spread the Christmas spirit with reindeer cookies that look like aliens.
Is that a poinsettia or a wounded starfish cookie?
via Instagram / @jamie.claude
How do you get your meringue so fluffy?
via Instagram / @bevarndt3
Snowman cake pops can’t be that hard to make, right?
Christmas Swirl Cookies can’t be that hard to make, right?
This reindeer has seen some stuff, man.
via Instagram / @lizjoyc