Brushing teeth?

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Brushing teeth?

Postby jamie81 » Sat Jun 18, 2011 5:34 am

Can anyone give me some advice on how to get DD (13mos) to let me brush her teeth. Everytime I try she closes her mouth and shakes her head :roll: TIA!!!!
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Postby afdani1984 » Sat Jun 18, 2011 11:11 pm

I just give Joey the toothbrush with a little bit of orajel tooth/gum cleanser paste and let him chew on the brush. I brush my teeth at the same time and he will watch me. Then I kind of take the brush and try and help a little. Mostly I just let him be independent with it.
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Postby NotBarbaraBush » Sun Jun 19, 2011 8:45 am

We sing the toothbrush song which consists of the word "brush" repeated in time with various songs. Elaborate and make some of the notes exciting and fun.
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