First step - get something tasty and put it in a cup. Put a straw in it and hold your finger over the top end of the straw, so that the liquid stays inside the straw. Dribble it into the baby's mouth by lifting your finger off of the end of the straw. Repeat.
Now you've taught your baby that good things come from straws.
Second step - do the exact same thing except don't remove your finger. Make her work for it. She'll have to suck on it to get the good stuff.
Third step - gradually start lowering the straw so that instead of being above her mouth, it's even with her mouth, then below her mouth.
Finally, stick the end of the straw that formerly had your finger on it into the
It may take several applications before this works, but it worked for me!
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