The crocodile dentist

Brushing a toddler's teeth is bad times. In fact, about the only thing I can think of that's worse is toddler dentistry. Since I'll do just about anything to avoid the latter, I have to do quite a bit of the former. I'll never forget the time E walked in to find me holding a wailing Zoe in one arm while forcibly brushing her teeth with the other hand. He was completely horrified when I said grimly, "It actually makes it easier to brush when she cries - she opens up her mouth wider as she … [Read more...]