Pumpkin Spice Latte Playdough



Crisp fall mornings are meant for fleecy sweatshirts and hot coffee. While you are enjoying yours, give the kids their own in the form of Pumpkin Spice Latte Playdough.

This playdough recipe has the most amazing scent! It’s soft, sweet, and fun for imaginative play. Pair it with whole coffee beans and classic autumn spices for an incredible sensory experience.

Pumpkin Spice Latte Playdough

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup salt
  • 2 teaspoons cream of tartar
  • 1 teaspoon cooking oil
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tbsp instant coffee granules
  • 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 drop each of Nutmeg, Cinnamon Bark, and Ginger Vitality oils (add more if you’d like a stronger smell)
  • Whole coffee beans

Combine the water and instant coffee granules in a small saucepan. Stir until the coffee is dissolved. Mix remaining ingredients and essential oils into the coffee solution. Whisk until smooth. Stir over medium heat with a silicon spatula. When the play dough combines into a large clump, remove from the heat. Knead until smooth, enjoy!

As long as you keep it in a plastic bag or container, it will stay good for months! So fun! What is your favorite DIY essential oil activity to do with your babes? For more recipes and DIYs, read here.

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Pumpkin Spice Latte Playdough