We've been working hard to regenerate LC's sucking instinct, but the pain she associates with eating keeps her from allowing anything in her mouth.
It was suggested that we practice with a pacifier and dip the pacifier into something that would entice her into letting it into her mouth.
We tried juice.
We tried applesauce.
We tried sugar water.
And then...why didn't I think of it before...today I tried the tiniest amount of...