I have joined some other bloggers to share recipes and posts about sensory dough called the Twelve Months of Sensory Dough, and this month’s play dough is snow dough. When I think of snow, I think of white, and since marshmallow fluff worked so well in the sweet potato play dough, then I thought I would use it to make a snowy play dough. It turned out really well and has a bit of a rubbery consistency. It is stiff, light, and stretchy. I kept it in the refrigerator over night and in the morning it was hard as a rock so I put it in the microwave for 10 seconds and it was soft and rubbery again.
I used ½ a cup of marshmallow fluff and a ½ a cup of corn start with a teaspoon of oil to help it blend. I mixed the corn starch into the fluff a little at a time because too much corn starch will make it dry and crumbly. You may not have to use all of the cornstarch.
This is a dough that the kids can help mix, although it can be messy until all of the ingredients get mixed together. Once it was mixed, mine continued to be a little tack, but not much. It is a rubbery and stretchy type of dough.
This dough tastes deliciously like marshmallows.
Recipe for Rubbery Marshmallow Play Dough:
½ cup marshmallow fluff
½ cup corn starch
Combine marshmallow and oil (you can microwave the marshmallow fluff for 10 seconds to help with mixing). Mix in the cornstarch a bit at a time to make sure that you don’t use too much.
Check out the other posts about snowy play dough in the 12 Months of Sensory Dough series.
Experimenting with Snow Dough | Lemon Lime Adventures
How to Make Snow Dough (Taste Safe) | Powerful Mothering
Book-Inspired Snow Dough Sensory Play | Stir the Wonder
Snow Fairy Small World with Snow Sensory Dough | Still Playing School
Snow dough Slime Recipe | Little Bins for Little Hands
Snow Dough Science | Raising Lifelong Learners
A Snowy Day Snow Dough Play | Natural Beach Living
Frozen Snow Dough | Sugar Aunts
| Glittering Muffins
Edible Snow Dough | Wildflower Ramblings
| The Life of Jennifer Dawn
Baby Cereal Snow Dough | Creative World of Varya
Vitamin E Snow Dough Recipe | FSPDT
Rubbery Marshmallow Play Dough | Therapy Fun Zone
Snow Dough & Outdoor Play | Peakle Pie
Music Inspired Snow Dough | Witty Hoots
Glittery Snow Dough | In The Playroom
Arctic Small World Snow Dough | Best Toys 4 Toddlers
Snow Dough Frozen Inspired Small World | Preschool Inspirations
Sparkly Taste Safe Snow Dough for Toddler & Preschool Sensory Play | Bare Feet on the Dashboard
Fizzy, Frozen Snow Dough | It’s A Long Story
Frozen Inspired Snow Dough | The Pleasantest Thing