Super Squishy Playdough

Need something fun to do with the kids this weekend? I just tried an amazing playdough recipe I found on Pinterest!

This stuff is super smooth and squishy. We haven’t stopped playing with it!


I made this over 4 months ago and it is still soft! Crazy, right? This is the BEST recipe ever!

Super Squishy Playdough- Best recipe I have found!

Make Your Own Playdough:

1 cup flour
1 cup water
1/4 cup salt
2 tsp. cream of tartar
1 Tbls. vegetable oil
food coloring

Just mix everything together in a pot on medium heat and presto- the perfect playdough! Once it turns into a nice little ball, just pull it out and kneed in your food coloring.

Of course kiddo ended up mixing all of the colors together! He has always been fascinated with how colors can change… “Mommy, what does blue and yellow make?”

Are you a keep-the-colors-separate kind of parent or do your kids mix everything together? Have you tried this recipe? Did it work for you?

Recipe from How Does She.

Follow us on Pinterest

Visit Jen @’s profile on Pinterest.
Visit Dawn @’s profile on Pinterest.


I am the girl behind Pin-n-Tell :) I love blog and website design. I also love Pinterest!!!

More Posts - Website

Follow Me:
TwitterFacebookPinterestGoogle Plus

11 Responses to Super Squishy Playdough

  1. Wow 4 months and still going? That sounds great! I am a color separate kind of person, lol, but I let my kids mix it up if that’s what they want to do!

  2. I love this one so much. My kiddos left the bag open and when we got it back down…still soft!!! I’m sending this to my friend who is in the cold part of the country and needs something to do while there stuck inside.

  3. Could perform many kitchen jobs – By purchasing optional
    attachments, the Kitchen – Aid 5 Quart Artisan stand mixer can become a complete kitchen machine accomplishing many jobs like making
    ice cream, stuffing sausage, and slicing vegetables.

    When you’re making an expensive purchase online, it’s nice to know
    that the company will stand behind its product. One of the best kitchen machines invented since the
    toaster, the stand mixer has become a standard in every cook’s kitchen.

Leave a reply

Pin-n-Tell is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Pinterest.