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Slime Time: 10 Fun and Creative Slime Recipes

Awesome ideas for edible slime, mermaid slime, glow-in-the-dark slime and more

Published on: February 22, 2021

Slime Time: 10 Fun and Creative Slime Recipes

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Slime 101

Slime contains three basic ingredients: glue, water and boron in the form of boric acid, liquid starch or saline solution. Some recipes use other ingredients, and borax-free slime recipes are available for those sensitive to borax. If you are worried about using borax or any form of boron, this article from Healthline explains why boron isn’t necessarily harmful when used correctly and when children are adequately supervised. 

To get to grips with the basics, Little Bins for Little Hands explains the science of slime and has tons of creative ideas. 
 

 

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