Play Doh Recipe
Play doh is still one of the easiest (and cheapest!) activities you can share with your child. This recipe takes five minutes, and you can store the play doh to re-use later.
How to make Play Doh
- 1 cup flour
- 3/4 cup salt
- 3/4 to 1 cup water
- A few drops of food colouring
- 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
Mix all the ingredients and knead until smooth. Play doh can be covered and kept in the refrigerator for later use.
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