No cook play-dough recipe!

Our no cook play-dough recipe is great for our tots in the forest but would also be a great activity for you to try at home! With just a few simple steps and basic ingredients, this play-dough recipe could provide hours of entertainment all while encouraging imaginative and creative play.

You will need:

  • 2 cups of plain flour
  • 1 cup of salt
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 tbsp oil

We have also experimented using 2 drops of food colouring to create colourful dough, or adding spices such as cinnamon for festive play!


  1. Combine the flour and salt
  2. Add the water, oil and food colouring
  3. Knead well!

We hope you enjoy this recipe at home!