Thursday, October 1, 2009

Two down, 30 to go

Isabel finally lost the second bottom tooth. The second tooth was loose for ever,in the last month the tooth was just dangling there. I tried to be patient. I tried brives, nothing was working. The other night I was so tired of it even looking at it, that I finally MADE her pull it out.

At first I tried to let her pull it out herself, but it wasnt working. She cried, and then she cried some more and still nothing. Finally (I had been planning this actually) I pulled out some knitting yarn (light weight), coated it with some oragel and quickly put it around her tooth before she could change her mind. She noticed the taste of the oragel on her tongue right away and just as she started to protest- I pulled it.

Out came this tooth ... and then blood. A lot of it. Luckily I had a red wash cloth handy and I was able to make her rinse her mouth before she could see anything. What a relief.

I also posted a video of Issy pulling out her first tooth. I have been dying to post this video for a while, but due to some technical difficulties, I was always unable to do. The video is priceless. Isabel is very much afraid of blood. So this explains why she refused to let us pull the second on out. After this experience, I am not looking forward to seeing anymore loose again. Enjoy.



Austin Lovelys said...

Awww she totally freaked out! Man I can't wait for that. LOL. I'm happy its out too. :)

Mamarazzi said...

there is not much cuter than a toothless grin. CUTE!!

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Phyl B. said...

I know what you are talking about with the tooth just dangling. My daughter's tooth was just begging to come out. When the second was ready she practically yanked it out. Stopping in from SITS! Have a great day!

Tam said...

Hey! Visiting from SITS and I love this post! Your daughter is adorable and that video is priceless. I read back farther and can't believe you didn't cry on the first day of kindergarten. Brave Mom!!! Come visit me if you like, I wrote about the first day of middle school this year:

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Megan said...

Woohoo!! Congrats on lost teeth! :0P

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The Mom @ Babes in Hairland said...

We are just in the middle of all this tooth loosing fun at our house too. Ah, the drama! But they sure don't complain when the tooth fairy shows up, huh?! Stopping by from the SITS welcome wagon to say hi!

ONe PiNK FiSH said...

Visiting from sits. Cute blog.

Martha said...

What a beautiful family! Visiting from SITS.


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