Cornstarch does not seem like a food ingredient that would keep any child entertained. We are here to prove you wrong and why it is worth looking into using what you already have in your household.
To every mom and creche owner who might need an inexpensive solution to keep kids busy in a positive and productive aspect. Not only will kids gain stimulation but they will enjoy themselves and keep themselves entertained for hours. Your kids will thank you later! Cornstarch can be used to make finger paints for children.
This simple recipe will keep the children happy for hours
Mix 1/4 cup cornstarch and two cups cold water.
Bring to a boil and continue boiling until the mixture becomes thick.
Pour your product into several small containers and add food coloring to each container.
How wonderful is this? You’ve created a collection of homemade finger paints, that is affordable and long lasting. Do not waste money on expensive toys that will not benefit your wallet nor your child’s stimulation.
Cornstarch can also be used to make clay whereby they can easily create modelling figurines
Boil two cups of baking soda with one cup cornstarch and 1¼ cups water until thickened. Remove from the heat and cool. It makes a fun, pliable modelling clay keeping smiles on their faces and stimulating their imagination.
What a way to avoid their whining of, “I’m bored.”