Once you've picked out the perfect PC, preheat your oven and prepare for some serious baking. You'll need to make gingerbread strong enough to withstand the heat from the components, so we recommend this Joy of Cooking
recipe. Bake extra batches, just to be sure; Senior Editor Melissa Riofrio saved the day with multiple marathon-baking sessions. To make things easier, measure your frame before baking to ensure that your pans are large enough. Don't forget to leave holes for your ports, power cords, and optical drives.