How to Brush an Alligator’s Teeth

Okay, a three-year-old’s. Similar, right? The American Dental Association wants you to brush your child’s teeth twice a day for two minutes. Have they ever met a child? But seriously, here’s our favorite, pediatrician-approved trick.

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Let them brush other things first. Stuffed animals’ teeth? Yes. Trucks’ teeth? Sure. Your teeth? If they must. Put everyone in a circle and let them go around brushing until it’s their turn. Then they brush themselves! (And then you get a turn, of course.)