Claire's front tooth has been hanging by a thread for what seems like weeks.
And that is tough for me because I love pulling those suckers out.
I must admit I'm kinda good at teeth-pulling. I have several methods. I like the tie-the-tooth-to-one-end-of-a-string-and-the-doorknob-to-the-other-and-then-close-the-door method, but I think my fav. is when you just loop dental floss around the top of the tooth and pull it tight so the tooth will pop out. Claire's tooth is perfectly ripe for this tactic, but alas, she won't let me within ten feet of that thing.
She enjoys being Nanny McPhee too much:
In other news, my friend Jennifer is offering a great deal on canvases (the same ones that half of the proceeds go to the "I Love Lucy Project"). They would be a great Christmas gift...not sure on shipping timing though so it may have to be a quick order if you want to get something in time for the big day. Click here for more information.
And one more news flash: my sister and the other wonderful women at Power of Moms have started a new column here. It looks like they're off to a great start.
My sisters and I are going to get to do our own "sisters" version of this on that same site as soon as we can get our acts together. Hmmm...not sure when those "acts" are going to get down to business but we are excited about the opportunity.
For now I am going to go stuff some more Christmas cards and see if I can trick Claire into letting me pull that tooth out...