Saturday, April 09, 2011

Another Milestone!!

Yesterday my Val Gal lost her first baby tooth! We noticed it was loose a few weeks ago, which led to her panicking and crying about it. She got used to it and had been wiggling it for a few days now. Last night she didn't eat supper because she kept saying it felt like her tooth was about to fall out. She kept on wiggling it and then I hear "Uh Oh. I pulled my tooth out." Followed by hysterics!! My poor girl does not like change. It took a while but she finally settled down and was ok about it. This morning she found $5 under her pillow from the tooth fairy! Now THAT she was excited about!!

I dug out her baby book to write in yesterday's date for losing her first tooth, and it made me so sad! At times I can barely remember her being a tiny baby... and here she is a big kid losing her first tooth. Where has the time gone?!





2 comments:

  1. Val and I have that in common. We are both losing our teeth.
    It's sad to see them grow up. My only consolation was that it would be sadder if they didn't.

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  2. sue186:56 PM

    $5????

    My teeth went for 10 cents for incisors and 25 cents for molars.

    There were also some discussions about whether fillings increased or decreased the value of a tooth.

    Of course, this was in the early '40s

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