Playdough will (hopefully) keeps the kids occupied for hours if you have a plastic sheet or table cloth put it down on the table first and it will make cleaning up a breeze.
- 1 cup water
- 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
- 1/2 cup salt
- 1 tablespoon cream of tartar
- Food coloring
- 1 cup flour
- Combine water, oil, salt, cream of tartar, and food colouring in a saucepan and heat until warm.
- Remove from heat and add flour.
- Stir, then knead until smooth. The cream of tartar makes this dough last 6 months or longer.
- Store this dough in an airtight container or a ziplock bag.