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Homemade Paste

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Category: For Kids

Submitted By: Bonnie Browning
Recipe Source: My Mother, Mary Kirkland


  • 1 c. sugar
  • 1 c. flour
  • 1 T. powdered alum
  • 1 qt. water
  • 30 drops oil of cinnamon, peppermint, or wintergreen (get at pharmacy)


  1. 1.Cook all ingredients until clear and add 30 drops of oil of cinnamon, peppermint, or wintergreen. Put in jars to store. Great for children to use.