Playdough Fun

With a new little one around the house and I was getting ready for vacation; I made some home made playdough. The kids had a blast and I was able to get things done. Here’s the recipe I use.

Koolaide Playdough

  • 1 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/4 cup salt
  • 1 pkg unsweetened Kool-aid (just the dry koolaid)
  • 1 cup of boiling water
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon of vegetable oil


In a bowl, mix flour, salt and kool-aid

Stir in water and oil

Knead with hands for about 5 minutes.

You might need to add a little more flour or a tad bit mroe oil until you get the consistency you desire.

The first day the playdough is a little gooy but after that its great. It last a long time especially if you take very good care of it by putting it in a ziploc bag and/or an air tight tuberware.

It smells great and if the kids decide to try to eat taste bad but won’t hurt them. =)

Use like regular playdough and have fun!

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