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1 cup white flour
ΒΌ cup salt
Anyone can buy a can of Play Dough. But making it with the help of your child is much more fun.

2 teaspoons food coloring
1 cup water
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
2 tablespoons cream of tartar
plastic bag or airtight container


Mix together the flour, salt and cream of tartar in a medium pot. Add water, food coloring, and oil. Stir over medium heat for 3 to 5 mnutes. The mixture will become a dough. When the mixture forms a ball in the center of the pot, take it out and put it on a floured surface. Knead the dough. Place in plastic bag or airtight container.