This Kool-aid playdough recipe makes for a colorful change from traditional or store bought playdough. There are quite a few advantages to making homemade playdough with kool-aid. It smells good and has a nice bright color, making it very appealing as a playdough recipe for kids. You make a rainbow set of playdough really easily just by using a few different kinds of kool-aid mix to create a spectrum of colors. It doesn’t need to be cooked and so is easy to do with kids and very safe. And it also keeps very well so you can store it in your fridge and use it again and again!
Ingredients for this kool-aid playdough recipe:
- flour – 1 (up to 2 if you feel it is thin) cups
- boiling water – 1 cups
- corn oil – 3 tbsp
- salt – 0.5 cups
- Koolaid – 1 package
Directions for this kool-aid playdough recipe:
- Mix each ingredient in with the flour
- Add boiling water
- Mix throughly
- Knead the flour and other ingredients until very well mixed
- Add more flour if necessary for texture to create a soft dough
- Start playing!
This Kool-Aid based recipe for playdough makes a great craft project with kids and keeps very well. If you find it is not thick enough just make sure to add some flour to the playdough recipe to achieve the texture and thickness you would like. The playdough this recipe makes smells great and kids will love it. Plus you can make some Kool-Aid at the same time which is always popular with kids!