5 homemade sand recipes

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5 homemade sand recipes
5 homemade sand recipes
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Is it raining? Bring the beach into your kitchen with homemade sand! You can make beautiful castles, watching the rain fall outside…

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Kinetic Sand

Ingredients

  • Flour, preferably expired so as not to waste
  • Oil (e.g. sunflower or rapeseed oil)
  • A measuring cup
  • A large mixing bowl
  • A few drops of food coloring

Preparation

  • Pour 8 cups of flour into the bowl
  • Add a cup of oil
  • Mix everything with your hands, until the sand is uniform
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Colored Sand

Ingredients

  • 8 cups flour
  • 1 cup oil (vegetable or baby oil…both work well)
  • Sidewalk chalk in different colors
  • Some Ziploc type bags

Preparation

  • Mix flour and oil to get a wet sand texture. The texture must make it possible to make relatively crumbly casts and castles. Adjust the amount of flour or oil as needed
  • Divide the mixture into a fewZiploc type bags to create different colors
  • Powder some sidewalk chalk and add a different color to each bag
  • Shake bags to incorporate colors
  • Use like sand with boilers, containers and molds

A few things

  • Warning! This sand is a little greasy: only play on surfaces that wash well and don't forget to clean little hands well.
  • The magic sand can be kept for a few weeks in an airtight container. You will see, it changes smell when it is time to throw it away.
  • To easily color the sand, mix the oil and the coloring then add everything to the dry ingredients.
  • Play on a cookie sheet with small edges. It will be easier to pick everything up.
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Sand for modeling

Ingredients

  • 2 cups of sand (found in stores)
  • 1 cup cornstarch
  • Water

Preparation

  • Mix the sand and cornstarch
  • Add the water, mixing well with your hands
  • Be careful to use a scratch-proof container for mixing
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Soft sand

Ingredients

  • 200 g of sand
  • 50g cornstarch
  • 120 ml of water
  • 1 tablespoon of washing up liquid
  • Colour of your choice

Preparation

  • Pour the sand and cornstarch into a good
  • Mix for a few minutes
  • Add water and stir for another 2-3 minutes
  • Add washing up liquid and keep stirring
  • Remove the dough from the bowl and wait 2 hours
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Moon sand with only two ingredients

Ingredients

  • All Purpose Flour
  • Baby oil

Preparation

  • Add one cup of baby oil to eight cups of all-purpose flour
  • Use a dough mixer or a whisk to mix well

Store moon sand in an airtight container. You will see, it keeps for a very long time.

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