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2 Ingredient Edible Playdough

This is an easy 2 ingredient edible playdough recipe that your kids will love! A simple playdoh that is perfect for young children and fun to play with.

edible playdoughDo you have kids who love playdough, well if they do they will LOVE this easy 2 ingredient edible playdough recipe!! Yes, it’s possible to make it. We have done this time and time again throughout the years because it is fun and you use only 2 ingredients. You probably have them at home right now! (originally published 5/16, affiliate links present)

This edible play dough recipe is fun if you put it in an ice cream cone when it’s done! It makes it a bit easier to move around the table with ease. Talk about fun kids activities!

It’s a perfect idea for toddlers or to make for an upcoming birthday party too!! How fun would it be to have a playdough Birthday party with EDIBLE playdough there??!!

To make 2 ingredient edible playdough, just grab some

 edible playdoh recipe

So there are only 2 ingredients and mixed together they make a pretty good consistency for molding and tastes good.

  • The more you knead the less sticky it becomes. It is not a perfect measurement, although I do provide measurements here. It is a balance of the 2 ingredients.

After you make this basic recipe and knead it a bit just add more powdered sugar to stiffen it up a little at a time until it is the consistency you want.

Watch as we make it:

 

 

 

Easy edible playdough recipe

How to Make Edible playdough

  1. Just combine 1 cup of frosting (any color or flavor you like)
  2. Add 2 1/2 cups of powdered sugar.
  3. If you have a countertop mixer or hand mixer it works best to mix it really thoroughly.
  4. If it is too sticky to the touch just add more dry ingredients (powdered sugar) a few tbsp. at a time until it can be picked up without sticking to their hands.
  5. Play!!

 

edible playdough

If the play dough gets a bit dry just put a bit of olive or coconut oil on your hands and knead it through to loosen it up.

What else will your kids love after making this edible playdough?

Printable recipe is below. 😉

edible playdough

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Edible Playdough

How to make 2 ingredient edible playdough using frosting and powdered sugar! Edible crafts for kids are the best.
Keyword edible, frosting, playdoh, playdough, powdered sugar
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 6
Author The Typical Mom

Ingredients

  • 1 c frosting white or colored/flavored, regular not whipped
  • 2.5 c powdered sugar plus more to stiffen it up and put on play mats to prevent sticking

Instructions

  • Just combine 1 cup of frosting (any color or flavor you like) + 2 1/2 cups of powdered sugar in a large bowl and mix well.
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    If you have a countertop mixer or hand mixer you could use that on low speed. If it is too sticky to the touch just add more dry ingredients (powdered sugar).
     
  • Add just a few tbsp. at a time until it can be picked up without totally sticking to their hands. Sprinkle a bit of powdered sugar on to a play mat and allow them to Play!!

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