Kids love to decorate the tree. Here is a fun simple way to let them add their own personal touch this year.

Materials Needed:

  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup salt
  • 1/2 cup water
  • Straw or something similar to poke a hole for the ribbon
  • Cookie cutters
  • Paint, glitter, paint brushes, etc.
  • Ribbon


  1. Mix together flour, salt, and water in mixing bowl until dough is formed.
  2. On a floured surface, roll dough to about a 1/2-inch thickness using a rolling pin that has been dusted with flour.
  3. Cut into whatever shapes you choose.
  4. Poke a hole in the top with a straw.
  5. Place on an ungreased cookie sheet.
  6. Bake at 200 degrees for 4-5 hours.
  7. Let cool and decorate however you like. Tie ribbon through the hole and go decorate the tree with your cute new ornament!