The holidays are here and with it come cocoa, cookies, and candy canes. I decided it would be a lot of fun this year to do a candy cane slime for the kids. Not only do they get the fun of a fluffy slime,
Candy Cane Slime Recipe
The ingredients below have 2 next to each item because you will make 2 batches of slime in order for this to work.
- 2 – 4 oz container of glue (we prefer Elmer’s)
- 2 – 1/2 cup shaving cream
- 2 – 1/2 cup foaming hand soap
- 2 – 3 pumps hand lotion
- 2 – 1 tbs cornstarch
- Red Food Coloring
- Peppermint extract
- 1 cup warm water
- 1 tsp borax
- Container for slime
Start by adding glue.
Add 1/2 cup of shaving cream and mix well.
Add 1/2 cup of foaming hand soap and mix.
Add 3 pumps of hand lotion.
Add 1 TBS Cornstarch and mix well.
In a separate bowl, mix together 1 TSP borax and 1 cup warm water.
Add 1 tsp of this mixture to your glue mixture at a time until your slime is the consistency you want.
Set your slime aside and make your red slime.
Begin your Red Slime
For your red slime you will do everything above and stop before the peppermint extract.
Add 5 caps of peppermint extract.
Add red food dye until your slime is the color of red you want.
Add your borax mixture until the slime is the consistency you like.
Swirl your red and white slime together and place in the container.
Let the kids have fun with it or use it for a gift or stocking stuffer.
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