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Edible Dirt Recipe

Recommended by Jenelle Myers, LWT Rep

  • 125g caster sugar
  • 125g almond meal
  • 75g plain flour
  • 50g cocoa powder
  • 60g unsalted butter
  1. Preheat oven to 150C
  2. Melt butter
  3. Line baking tray with grease proof paper
  4. Mix all dry ingredients in a bowl
  5. Add melted butter into dry ingredients
  6. Mix thoroughly until it represents’soil’ like look
  7. Bake for 10-15 minutes

Cool before allowing children to play.

Images by Hermione Sutton, LWT Rep 

Kids don't like getting their hands dirty?

For an additional sensory experience, rummage the pantry and see what dried grains seeds and legumes you have! These have a variety of different textures and make perfect 'dirt' and 'rocks'

Images by Jenelle Myers, LWT Rep 

Can't find any seeds or grains? Try cereal!

Image by Jenelle Myers, LWT Rep 

Or just good old fashioned dirt and rocks!

Image by Emmee Bond, LWT Rep 

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