It’s easy for the middle child’s milestones to get lost in the shuffle between ‘been there done that’ and ‘look how cute the baby is’ so it is with much pomp and circumstance that I present to you Middle Child’s Lost Tooth #1:
What makes this moment even more ‘awwwwwwwwwwwww’ is that he pulled it out on the bus on the way to school. Word spread (miraculously without the aid of Facebook, Twitter or Cell Phone!) from the front where the Kindergarteners sit to the back where his older brother sits. Big brother snuck up the aisle and squeezed in next to his younger sibling to congratulate him. But wait, there’s more. Upon arriving at school he then brought him to the nurse’s office to add his name to the Tooth Chart and get the requisite tiny plastic treasure chest one receives for this momentous occasion.