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Potty Training

no more diapers I wish I could take more credit for Baby Bear giving up her diapers for big girl pants but she decided on her own that she wanted to use the potty! About a month ago she asked at my mom’s house if she could go “peepy potty” and continued to ask a…
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Potty Training Bootcamp

July was a busy month for us, with Eric’s birthday, some ridiculous heat, and the majority of Danny’s summer school. At the end of it, however, we undertook our craziest part of this summer: potty training Danny. Now, at nearly 4 and a half, it seems like he’s a bit old to be in pull-ups….
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Coping With Bedwetting: 20 Tips for Parents

This article is far from a” how to” train your child to potty train in one day or in one week.  Everytime I read articles like that I would have to chuckle because in the midst of our battle it just seemed funny to be able to train a child in one day (though I…
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That again!?

Bedtime was swiftly approaching, and Hobie’s diapers were still cycling through the dryer. After quite the week with serious school struggles between myself and a certain Ibis, and a Monday holiday and Tuesday spent mostly away from home, I was running a little behind on the laundry. So Hobie was running around in the nude…
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The Potty Watch: My New Favorite Item

I’ll be honest, I was not looking forward to potty training. I mean, honestly changing diapers was FINE with me…but I knew we needed to do it eventually. Last summer (2010) while in Hawaii, E was showing interest in the potty (at 21 months), so we bought her a potty when we got home and…
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Potty Training….Also Known As Hell In My House

Well, it’s time. It’s time for Miss. Lo to get with the program and kick the diaper habit. I am a firm believer to let your kids tell you when they’re ready, but Lo is head strong and also not a fan of undies. She’s a diaper fan. If asked if she wants to sit…
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I think I’m crazy and my daughter is cute.

Before I get into my adorable daughter and our newest potty training update, I have to tell you something. I think I might be slightly crazy. I have weird and random dreams a lot. Sometimes I dream about weird ways my day will go when I wake up. I’ve had dreams about getting horrible rejection…
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Boys vs. Girls

Haeden’s daycare is short a few kids right now, and his teacher asked if it would be alright if she started working with him on potty training. She explained to me the reward system she used and said that even though he was still a bit young, she thought that he was smart enough to…
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Potty Training via Facebook

Today’s potty training attempt status updates. 9:00 am: Wish us luck, we’re trying underwear this morning. 10:01 am: Doing morning housework goes very slowly when you’re stopping every 10-15 minutes to make a 2 year old spend about 5 minutes on the potty. 10:30 am: Bella emptied one of her buckets she holds her kitchen…
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