Archive for tag 'teeth'


Toddler Toothbrushing

Miss H used to be all on board with brushing her teeth – she thought it was fun and loved holding the toothbrush. She was generally ok with us getting in there and doing our best to actually brush her teeth (as she just liked to hold the toothbrush and chew on it). Then, a […]


Oh yes, he’s a big boy…

… and he looks it too. This past week we had a big milestone here. Any guesses as to what it might be?! Here’s a hint: Notice something missing?! Yup, Mini Michelangelo lost his first tooth!! I don’t even know how I have a kiddo old enough to have missing teeth! First Kindergaten, and now […]


Infant and Toddler Dental Care

After reading about all the preschoolers that require general anesthesia to remove cavities, we got super serious about dental care, and Charlie usually brushes his teeth three times a day. We’ve tried a number of infant and toddler dental products over the years, and I’ve shared my favorites below as well as some tips on […]


Fluoride: to supplement or not to supplement

We have teeth! Well, yes, technically “we” all have teeth. What I mean to say is Baby O finally has teeth! To be precise, she has her two front bottom teeth (they came in at the same time). It seems like we waited so long for them to come that I take great pride in […]


Pregnancy and Your Teeth

At a recent appointment, my dentist schooled me in all nasty things that could happen to my mouth while pregnant. He ended the lecture with, “My wife’s a dentist – she knows how to take care of her teeth, and even she had problems.” Fantastic! I left thinking all my teeth were going to rot […]


Emergency Tooth Fairy Kit

As little ones get older, we get less and less firsts.  My 6 year old son Henry’s tooth is almost out, and we can already see the new one growing in.  This will be our “first tooth”  loss. To say that we are excited would be the world’s biggest understatement. I am making, upon request, […]

Extra Extra, Read All About It!

There are so many great parenting articles out there, we’re launching a new feature that highlights some of the best ones! If you’d like to submit a link to an article that you’d like to see featured on Hellobee, please email us at submissions@hellobee.com. ~~~ The New York Times had an eye-opening article about the […]

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