How to Make Your Own Toddler Safe Play-dough

Does your toddler like to play with play-dough but tries to eat it? Then try this easy toddler safe play-dough recipe.

Within of minutes you are able to create your own play-dough and it is safe to eat!

Let’s get right into it.

DIY Toddler Safe Play dough recipe

Toddler safe play-dough recipe

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Here is what you will need for this great toddler safe play-dough recipe:


– 1 cup, all-purpose flour
– ¼ cup, salt
– 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
– ½ cup, boiling water
food coloring

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Simply follow this easy step by step instruction to make your own eatable play-dough


Step 1: Prepare the ingredients

– mix the flour, salt, vegetable oil, and boiling water

ingredience play-dough recipe

Step 2: Make your dough

– then knead the dough

knead the play-dough till it is finished

Step 3: Add food coloring

– when the dough is finished, add some food coloring and knead it in

add food coloring to dough

Step 4: Play time

– now the dough is ready and your kids can start playing

finished homemade toddler safe play-dough


– instead of food coloring use Kool-Aid. German Ahoi Brause won’t work


The kids 👨‍👧‍👦 were so excited to make their own play-dough and it’s toddler safe so my nearly 2-year-old son could play with them.

It’s a big amount and will last you for at least a week.

Did your toddler enjoy their own DIY play dough? Then try this colored rice recipe next. It's perfect for more sensory play! 

Now I would like to hear from you! How did your kids enjoy their homemade playdough?
Either way, let me know by leaving a comment below right now. I love to hear from you!

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