Easy Playdough Recipe

Do you need some fun to brighten up your snow day?  You probably already have all the ingredients you need to make playdough.  Try this easy recipe or find more options here.  Not only is this a fun cooking project to do with your family, but you get to play with it when you’re done!

Playdough Recipe

1 cup flour
1/2 cup salt
1 cup water
1 Tablespoon oil
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
Food coloring by drops**
1. Combine all ingredients in a pan and stir.  Cook over low heat, stirring until a ball forms.
2. Add food coloring and mix thoroughly until desired color.
3. Cool on foil. Store in covered container.
**You may prefer to add the food coloring to the water before mixing, though this will give you less control over the final shadeAs an alternative, try adding koolaid, peppermint, lemon extract, glitter or any other fun items to your playdough!

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