How to make Play Dough Recipe #1
1 cup flour
1/2 cup salt
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1 teaspoon alum -get at a drug store or grocery store (optional)
the flour, salt, oil and alum together. Add a small amount of
water at a time until the mixture has the consistency of
bread dough. Add the food coloring.
may divide the dough and make different colors. Store in an
airtight container or plastic bag. This will last a long time if you
use the alum. Alum is a preservative, usually used for pickling or to
stop bleeding when getting shaving knicks. You do not need
to use alum if you want to use the play dough for a short time. Some
people question the safety of using alum, especially if the play
dough gets ingested in large amounts.
Make Edible Play Dough Recipe #2
well. This can be eaten.. However, do not
keep longer than a day, as it does not last.
The recipe above will make dough for 3 children.