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Fall Scented Playdough

You're going to love this simple playdough recipe.


  • 2 TBSP Cream of Tartar
  • 1 TBSP oil
  • 1 cup Flour
  • 1/4 cup salt
  • Food Gel Coloring
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • Fall essential oils
  • Plastic sealable baggies


  • Mix the dry ingredients and then the wet ingredients in a pot on the stove.
  • Heat the dough on medium until a large dough ball forms and the dough is no longer sticky.
  • Allow the cooked play dough to cool.
  • Divide the dough into however many colors you want to make. We made green, orange, and yellow for fall.
  • Place each section of dough into a sealable plastic bag.
  • Add a squirt of color to each bag along with 10 drops of your oil of choice.
  • Seal the bags and knead to mix the colors.