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We are loving edible slime in our house. I have a new one for you today: Edible Marshmallow Slime! This one is based on the homemade fondant I make for cake decorating. It is a kid favorite now!
Ingredients for Edible Marshmallow Slime
1 Bag of Mini Marshmallows
1/4- 1/3 c. Coconut Oil or any vegetable oil -add more to make it less sticky
1/2 c. Powdered Sugar
Rainbow Sprinkles– optional but fun! We added 1-2 Tbsp.
How to Make the Marshmallow Slime
Pour the whole bag of marshmallows into a large microwave safe bowl. Microwave for 30 seconds and stop. Then repeat. Two times was enough for our marshmallows to be entirely melted.
Add in the powdered sugar and 1/4 c. of oil. Mix well.
Let it cool for about 15 minutes. Coat your hands in some of the remaining oil and mix by hand. It will be really sticky, but you can continue adding a little oil until it can be held and played with without sticking entirely.
Mix in 2-3 Tablespoons of rainbow sprinkles.
Play, or eat. Whatever makes you happy! (This is surprisingly delicious- I mean, marshmallows, come on!)
These edible slimes are a LOT more sticky than regular slime since they are made of sugary foods. Sugar is naturally going to be really sticky. They are best played with on a washable surface! And it helps to coat your hands in some oil or shortening if you still have any of that stuff hanging around. 😉
This slime was really stretchy on the first day, the second day it was less stretchy, but also a lot less sticky. You can see the difference in texture on the second day.
Check out my other edible slimes:
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