How to make slime, goo, gak, flubber and cool silly putty for kids.  These six ways how to make slime include recipes with borax, without borax, cornflour, and even how to make goo.  With Halloween coming up, this is gonna come in handy!  {snicker}

10 Easy Recipes to Make Slime-jpg

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How to Make Slime

How to Make Slime

1.  Unicorn Poop Slime Recipe ~ This easy recipe takes regular slime to a whole new dimension, rainbow style. Food coloring was added to separated portions of the slime and then added together to make the unicorn poop slime aka rainbow slime.

Homemade Silly Putty

2.  Homemade Silly Putty ~ Here is a tutorial for silly putty, that fun tacky stuff everyone loves to play with! Because it’s homemade you’ll know exactly what’s in it and can make sure that it is safe and fun for your kiddos! Using food coloring you can dye it any color of your choice!


3.  Scented Slime ~ Your children will have oodles of fun with this simple homemade slime recipe that uses scentos glue so your slime will smell delicious.

Glow-in-the-Dark Slime

4.  Glow-in-the-Dark Slime ~ This cool craft is not just for Halloween. Kids will love being scientists for a day and making their own batch of glow in the dark slime.

How To Make Slime without Borax

How To Make Slime without Borax

5.  DIY Glitter Slime ~ This 2-ingredient slime recipe is so simple even your children can make it.  {wink}.  It uses glitter glue and liquid starch.  For colorful slime you can add food coloring to it.

How to Make Galaxy Slime

6.  How to Make Galaxy Slime ~ Smaller batches of black, turquoise, violet, and white slime are mixed together to make this super cool cosmic slime.

magnetic slime

7.  Magnetic Slime ~ Regular slime gets kicked up a notch by the addition of magnetic powder to the mixture.  How cool is that?!

Dish Soap Silly Putty

8.  Dish Soap Silly Putty ~  Create your own silly putty mixture using only corn starch and dish soap. It’s a no fail recipe so if your mixture is runny or dry you can easily remedy it with these tips.

How To Make Goo

How To Make Goo

9.  How to Make Goo {flubber} ~ A fun boredom buster your kiddo’s will love.  It’s super easy and cheap.  All the ingredients can be found in your local grocery store.

How to Make Silly Putty

10.  How to Make Silly Putty ~ Easily make silly putty with two ingredients.  What child won’t love getting their hands gooey while they mix it?!


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