Homemade Play Dough

This simple time tested recipe makes a delicious smelling, pastel hued play dough for kids that is non toxic and easy to whip up.
Servings 3 cups


  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup fine salt
  • 1 Tablespoon cream of tarter
  • 1 package Kool Aid
  • 2 Tablespoons cooking oil
  • 1 cup water


  • Combine dry ingredients in a large saucepan over medium heat. Stir to combine.
  • Add water and oil and stir continuously until it clumps up in a big lump in middle of pan.
  • Turn out on counter and knead a few times.
  • Keep at room temperature either in plastic bag or container.