Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Sunday Morning with Gramma and Grandpa and Playdough Recipe!!!

We had my folks over for breakfast this last Sunday morning. We all had a truly wonderful time. After munching down all the omelet and roasted red potatoes one could eat, I put Bug down for a nap and lil'b and I got working, making some playdough. Grandpa and Gramma thought this was so fun.

Grandpa really got into playdough fun and started creating a little world of creatures with lil'b. They made a snowman and our whole family with a bed to sleep on. Lil'b appropriately named the snowman Kim.

I'll share my playdoh recipe with y'all because it's the best, I think, and it was given to me by a good friend Jamie.


In a sauce pan mix-

1C flour
1/4 C salt
1 Tbs Cream of Tartar

1C Water
2 tps Oil


Cook on Med/High heat for 5 mins. Stir till ball forms in middle of pan. (It looks like it will never turn out, but it does, and it's wonderful to play with:)

After it's done, we put in food coloring and glitter!!!

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bethany said...

i love homemade playclay!!! I am going to try your recipe today...minus the glitter :) we don't have any of that around!

mej said...

so glad you posted the recipe- i lost it!

MamaP said...

I'm glad you guys'll use it! Bethany, tell me what you think!

MotherGeese said...

sounds like fun, I don't know why we've never made any (since Anni was little) Noah LOVES play-dough, we will definitely have to try it soon!