Playdough Food

sausages playdoughPlaydough provides an exciting and satisfying play experience. Children love to pound, squeeze, stretch, break apart, join together, roll, poke and twist it. Playdough also provides the opportunity for kids to express ideas and feelings … oh and did we mention it also feels great!

Why not incorporate playdough in the home corner? Let kids use their imagination as they prepare and cook a playdough dinner.

Easy Playdough Recipe

  • 1 cup salt
  • 2 cups plain flour
  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • 3 teaspoons cream of tartar
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • Food colouring


  • Combine ingredients, knead gently – then play!

Storing playdough

When the kids have finished playing store the playdough in a plastic bag inside an air-tight container. If you have room store it in the fridge to keep it fresh longer.