Edible Play Dough Is Safe For Toddlers

Kim Conte

Do art supplies tend to wind up in your toddler's mouth instead of in actual art projects? Then you may want to give these edible play dough recipes a try.

Peanut Butter Play Dough From Pioneer Press

1 cup peanut butter

2/3 to 1 cup nonfat powdered milk

2 tablespoons honey

1 tablespoon wheat germ

Mix peanut butter, honey, and powdered milk. Add wheat germ until play dough consistency is achieved. It's recommended that you use (and eat) this dough immediately after making.


And if your child has a nut allergy...

Kool-Aid Play Dough From Family Corner.com

1 cup flour

1 cup water

1/2 cup salt

3 teaspoons cream of tartar

1 tablespoon oil

1 package Kool-Aid mix

Mix all ingredients together and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until mixture thickens to dough. Knead until cool enough for kids to handle.

Have you ever made edible play dough?

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