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November 10th, 2010, 10:45 AM
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If you've potty trained more than one child has it affected your approach the next time around?

I've potty trained two kids and my dd is 21 months and we'll be starting in the next year or so. I find that although each child is different, I am more relaxed about it because I realize that it actually does happen in the end!
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November 16th, 2010, 06:42 PM
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Yes, with my first I totally stressed out over when to start training her and how long it took. With my 2nd we didn't start until he was actually ready at 2 1/2 and I was much more relaxed about the whole approach.
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November 17th, 2010, 09:43 AM
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well this is my first time ever, lol!!!
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December 4th, 2010, 05:55 PM
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Because Sam wasn't communicating, there was no reason for me to stress about PTing the first time around. I'm certain this whole thing will be much more anxiety-ridden (for me) the second time around because I am 100000000000000% ready to be done with diapers. We've been doing diaper duty since July 2005, non-stop and I just can't wait for Henry to show more interest in the toilet than playing.
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December 4th, 2010, 11:20 PM
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I am much more relaxed this time around....I was Pregnant with #2 while I was PTing #1 and DETERMINED that she was gunna get it before #2 was born...ohhh she got it all right....but refused to do it because I pushed too much....I let it go...and about a month or two after brother was born she was fully potty trained day and night....

this time I am not really in a rush....he is starting to show signs of interest....he accidently pooped on the potty the other day (I randomly ask if he needs to go potty and he told me yes....sooo we sat on the potty and I kinda TRICKED him into pooping on the potty hahaha This might be weird and I dunno I think it's just a boy thing...but his daddy taught him to fart when someone asks him if he farted....cute huh??? sooo I asked him if he farted to get him to strain a little and he pooped in the potty hahaha....whatever works)

and we went out to eat tonight and he kept telling me he needed to potty....we went and sat on their potty but nothing...sooo he's showing interest in trying sooo I think I am gunna bust out the little potty soon and give it a whirl but I am in no rush for it to happen....on his own time....

I started introducing the potty with my first just after her first birthday.....she picked it up quickly but rebeled when I pushed too much
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