Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Chocolate and Mint Playdough

We’ve been out in the garden and I wanted to bring some of the great smells inside, so we made chocolate playdough and added fresh mint!! The kids loved it, well the chocolate part!!

They made cakes and cookies, but best part was them talking about what they smelt-

“Ummmm- chocolate, yum yum! I love chocolate! My mummy loves chocolate too!”

“Yuck- MINT! This smells yucky!”
Make playdough at home - it's crazy easy!
1 1/2 cup of flour
1/2 cup of Coco Powder
1 cup of salt
2 tbs of cream of tartar
1/2 - 1 1/2 cup of boiling water
1 tbs of oil
Fresh Mint

1.Mix the dry ingredients together into a large mixing bowl.
2.Add the oil to the cup of boiling water.
3.SLOWLY mix in the water/oil into the bowl - you might not use it all.
4.Stir until the mixture is well combined- knead dough until desired texture.
5. Add the fresh mint
6.Add a few toys and PLAY

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