Parenting Resources
Starting School
Best Playdough Recipe
2 cups flour
1 cup salt
2 tablespoons cream of tartar
2 cups boiling water
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
food coloring
  1. Measure dry ingredients into large bowl 
  2. Stir together to mix well
  3. Pour liquids into the dry ingredients while mixing (it is important that the water has just boiled)
  4. Squeeze and knead the playdough as it cools
  5. If too sticky, add more flour 
  6. Add coloring
  7. Store in airtight container
Make it together!  Mix colors! Add glitter! Tell a story! Make snakes! Make bowls! See how tall you can shape it! Cut it with an old credit card! Take pictures! Send them with a story your child tells about how they made it! Use cookie cutters! Add a good smelling extract like vanilla or peppermint!  What else can you do?