No Cook Playdough Recipe…made in 5 minutes


This is so simple to make – no cooking required! Just mix all the ingredients together and in 5 minutes you have perfect playdough! You will never need to buy it from the store again!

Check out our adorable video tutorial here:



1.5 cups of flour

1/2 cup of salt

2 tbs of cream of tartar

1 tbs of oil

Food colouring

1 cup of boiling water


Mix all ingredients except the boiling water together into a large mixing bowl

Add the boiling water and mix well (Note, the food colouring will mix in better if added to the boiling water) Please take care when using boiling water around children.

Stir well until the mixture is well combined

Roll it out on a flat surface and you are ready for some playdough FUN!

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The playdough will last quite a few days if it is stored in an air tight container or plastic wrap too!  : )

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