Coconut Play Dough

This super soft coconut play dough recipe smells wonderful! A great sensory activity for the summer.

Coconut Play Dough - summer play recipe for kids

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It feels like it’s been AGES since I worked on a new play dough recipe! This one was inspired by some out of date coconut flour that I found at the back of the cupboard. My first attempt also included coconut oil, but I found that it made the play dough too slimy. So this is the final recipe:

Coconut Play Dough - summer play recipe for kidsAdd the first four ingredients to a saucepan and stir well. Add ¾ water and mix. Add more water if necessary until a thick “sludge” has formed – sort of like porridge.Coconut Play Dough - summer play recipe for kids

Place the saucepan over a low-medium heat and stir frequently until the play dough clumps together in a ball.Coconut Play Dough - summer play recipe for kids

Spoon the dough out onto a piece of wax paper and leave until cool enough to handle. Knead the dough for a minute or two until smooth, then leave to cool fully. Wrap in wax paper and store in an airtight bag until required.

Coconut Play Dough - summer play recipe for kids

 

My son loved the smell! He also commented about how soft it was.

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Coconut Play Dough

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Category: Play Dough

Coconut Play Dough

This super soft coconut play dough recipe smells wonderful! A great sensory activity for the summer.

Ingredients

  • ½ cup AP flour
  • ¼ cup coconut flour
  • 2 tbs salt
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • ¾ - 1 cup water

Instructions

  1. Add the first four ingredients to a saucepan and stir well. Add ¾ cup of water and mix. Add more water if necessary.
  2. Place over a medium-high heat and cook (stirring frequently) until the play dough clumps into a ball.
  3. Spoon the hot play dough onto wax paper and leave to cool. Knead until smooth.
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