Playdough is fun for all seasons -- and did I mention??? You can not only make your own but it's super cheap to make!
I'll give you the recipe below - and here are some easy variations for different seasons/holidays!
Pumpkin Playdough: add orange food coloring and pumpkin pie spice
Sweet & Fruity: add 2 packages dry unsweetened Kool-Aid
Sparkle Snow: no food coloring, but add a lot of clear and/or silver glitter
St. Patty's Minty Green: add green food coloring, green glitter, and mint extract
Christmas & Valentine Peppermint Twist: add red food coloring, red glitter and peppermint extract
2 cups of flour
1 cup salt
2 cups boiling water
1 tablespoon cream of
2 tablespoons of vegetable oil
Put all of the dry ingredients
into a bowl. I microwave the water to boiling - easy & fast. Add the boiling
water, oil and any of the extras below to customize. Stir until too sticky, then
knead by hand.