- 1 cup apple sauce
- 1 cup cinnamon
- 1 teaspoon nutmeg
- 1 teaspoon cloves
Mix all of the ingredients until the dough has the consistency of play dough, adding more apple sauce or cinnamon as needed. (You can buy cinnamon at craft or discount stores.)
Roll flat, dusting countertop and rolling pin with cinnamon if dough sticks.
Cut out shapes with knife or cookie cutter. Use a toothpick to make a hole for hanging.
Dry at room temperature for 5-7 days, turning over at the end of the third day to ensure even drying. You may also dry them more quickly in an oven set at 175 degrees for just a couple of hours.
Equipment needed: Mixing bowl, Cookie cutters, Toothpicks, Measuring spoons and cups.