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All-Purpose Play Dough

2 1/2 cups flour
1 1/2 cups salt
1 TBSP. alum
2 TBSP. cooking oil
2 cups boiling water colored with your favoirte color food coloring
Mix together flour, salt, and alum. Add oil all at once, and then boiling water. Knead and let set for a few minutes. If too runny, just add more flour. Set out on table with cookie ctter, etc. and let the kid's imagination flow for an afternoon of fun.