Nothing says Easter quite like the brightly colored bunny peeps that line the shelves of the supermarket. Want to know how to make playdough out of marshmallows? Check out this fantastic hands-on activity for kids below, one of many fun things you can do with leftover peeps! Grab a box of peeps today and see for yourself. You might just want to grab half a dozen while you’re at it!
HOW TO MAKE PEEPS PLAYDOUGH
Get ready to add this simple edible playdough recipe to your activities this holiday season. If you find yourself stuck indoors, why not make up a batch of this edible playdough for the kids to use. While you’re at it, make sure to check out more edible playdough recipes.
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Make our super easy peeps playdough for a taste safe sensory play activity. Yes, peeps playdough is non toxic and safe for kids who like to put everything in their mouth. Is it a snack? No, our 3 ingredient playdough is not recommended for eating as a snack.
PEEPS PLAYDOUGH RECIPE
Only 3 ingredients, this is a quick and easy playdough to make! Do take care with heating the ingredients and make sure it has completely cooled before giving to little hands!
YOU WILL NEED
- 6 Bunny Peeps
- 6-8 Tablespoons of Flour
- 1 Tablespoon Crisco
HOW TO MAKE PLAYDOUGH WITH PEEPS
STEP 1. In a microwave-safe bowl, add 6 peeps, 6 tablespoons flour, and 1 tablespoon of Crisco.
STEP 2. Place in microwave for 30 seconds. Remove and stir together.
STEP 3. Once you cannot stir anymore, take out and start to knead in your hands. If it’s too sticky, then add more flour and keep kneading until it’s no longer sticky. Don’t add too much.
Then time to play and have fun!
HOW TO STORE YOUR PLAYDOUGH
Store your taste safe peeps playdough in an air-tight baggie or container for up to a week. You’ll have to pop it back in the microwave for about 10 seconds to soften before each use. Make sure it is cool before giving to little hands!
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