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How to Make Slime

This fun homemade slime is super easy to make and perfect for the kids to make and play with. All you need are pretty much three ingredients.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time0 mins
0 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Ingredient
Cuisine: American
Keyword: fun, kids, toy
Servings: 1 person
Author: Matt Taylor


  • Bowl
  • spoon
  • Measuring spoons


  • 1 Bottle of Glue 4 to 6 ounces, Glitter Glue, Clear Glue, White, etc.
  • 1/2 Tbsp. Baking Soda
  • 1 Tbsp. Saline/Contact solution needs to contain boric acid add more as needed
  • Glitter if not using glitter glue(optional)
  • Food coloring if not using colored glue(optional)


  • Add the bottle of glue to a large bowl. Use clear, colored glitter glue, white glue, etc.
  • Next add in any optional glitter, just a tablespoon or so. Then put in a few drops of food coloring as desired and stir. If you are using a colored glitter glue, skip this step.
  • Now add in the baking soda and stir it in well.
  • Pour in about a tablespoon of the saline solution, you can always add in a little more as needed. Stir until the slime comes together then start kneading it with your hands, this is the fun part! It should be nice and stretch. And that is it. The homemade slime is done and ready to be played with.



Store the slime in a ziplock bag or an airtight container at room temp or in the fridge.