Every morning and evening we have a battle on our hands. The battle of the toothbrush. We unscrew the cap on the toothpaste and she runs towards the bathroom door, waving her hand to say 'Noooooo!'.
But in the past few days, we've made a bit of a breakthrough. All thanks to Elmo and his infuriatingly catchy toothbrush song.
In two days we've gone from her clamping her mouth closed and crying, to actually being able to properly clean her teeth without any fuss at all. Thanks Sesame Street!
The song should come with a health warning though - it will be your earworm all day. "Brush brushy brush..."