• 1 tablespoon Borax
  • 2 cups water, divided
  • 1 cup Elmer's Glue
  • 5 dashes food coloring


  • In a small mixing bowl, combine Borax with 1 cup of water. Stir well until the Borax is completely dissolved.
  • In a separate mixing bowl, combine Elmer's Glue with 1 cup of water. Use your hands to mix well, and add 5 dashes of food coloring.
  • Slowly add the Borax-water mixture to the bowl, stirring thoroughly as you pour. 
  • Knead the solution with your hands until it becomes stretchy and pliable, and play.