Homemade Playdoh

Homemade Playdoh

The microwave method

2 cups flour
1 cup salt
2 cups of water
2 tablespoons baby oil
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
Liquid food colouring

Combine the dry ingredients.
Add water and oil.
Stir well.
Microwave on high for 4 to 5 minutes.
Stir again then microwave another minute.
Stir until the dough is the consistency of mashed potatoes.
Cool it enough to touch then knead in the food colouring until the dough is the desired colour.
Store the dough in an air-tight container in the fridge.

Saucepan method
same ingredients as above but 1 cup of water
Heat all ingredients slowly in saucepan stirring constantly, until it reaches playdoh consistency.