What you'll need:
- 1 cup of flour
- 1/2 cup of salt
- 2 teaspoons cream of tartar
- 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil
- 1 cup of water
- food coloring (approximately 5 drops of red and 12-15 drops of yellow)
Then, add the oil, water and food coloring:
Stir until smooth:
Stirring constantly with a rubber spatula, cook the mixture over medium heat until it forms a ball, approximately 3 minutes:
Let the dough cool slightly and then knead until it has a smooth texture:
Store in a ziploc bag for 1-2 weeks to maintain freshness.
To make stems, gather some noodles, a ziploc bag and green food coloring:
Place the noodles in the ziploc bag with a few drops of food coloring and a teaspoon of water. Squish the noodles around until they are colored. Place on a plate to dry before using.
Have fun rolling and squeezing the playdough into little pumpkins! Work those little fingers to add the stems:
Or maybe make one big pumpkin!