Playgroup Playdough


  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 pack unsweetened Kool-aid or drink mix
  • 1 cup salt
  • 1 tablespoon Cream of Tartar
  • 2 tablespoons cooking oil
  • Mix dry ingredients in a heavy saucepan.
  • Add Kool-aid to water and mix, add to dry mix in pan.
  • Add oil to mixture.
  • Stir and Cook over medium high heat about 3-4 minutes until the mixtures pulls away from side of pan. (Note: when you first start, you will surely think you’ve done something wrong – just keep stirring and watch the mixture it will turn into playdough…)
  • Cool on wax paper and knead.
  • Store in airtight container or zip-top bag.