Log In Sign Up

3 yo waiting for nap time diaper

Forum: Potty Training


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to [email protected].

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To Potty Training LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
March 19th, 2011, 02:30 PM
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 1
I've been working on potty training my dd since November when she turned 3. To make a very long story short I've been more patient than ever having done this 7 other times with her sisters and brothers...she had a few successes with pee and poop but overall will not pee when sits on the potty and will hold it until she knows she will get a diaper for nap time and bed time. She has had very few accidents and when she has I am calm and have her help clean up, etc...no "trauma" or fear associated with the potty. I am pretty sure she relaxes in her bed and then she will pee...usually too much for an overnight diaper! I have a mattress protector and have tried to tuck her in without the diaper after having her try to pee on the potty so she will learn than the bed is not for peeing but the potty is! Two days later I was still changing the bedding and reinforcing the "oh no, we want to keep our bed dry...etc etc" I did not continue after day 2. Maybe she would get it if I did that longer?
I have tried to back off altogether and try again later but you know, she WILL NOT pee in the diaper!(only once when she was in the car crying and I told her it was really okay for 20 minutes) She is very strong about wearing her big girl pants (cotton training) during the day and a diaper at night. My intention for keeping the diaper at sleep times was to prevent UTI's and constipation issues. Unfortunately I have a child who wants to lay down to pee at sleep time.
Any ideas or suggestions?
oh and yes we have done stickers, rewards, chocolate etc...
Reply With Quote
May 2nd, 2011, 08:17 PM
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 30
They are ALL different, aren't they?! I think it will pass with time and your great patience, good luck . Oh, did her siblings talk to her about the accidents? They might be soooo helpful!
Reply With Quote
May 2nd, 2011, 10:40 PM
challowell's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Caldwell, Ohio
Posts: 2,173
This may sound weird but Try putting a little potty by her bed. Tell her it is for if she wakes up and has to go. I caught on to my Daughter peeing in her diapers each morning knowing I check at night and she was dry in the night. She just felt comfterable peeing in her room for some odd reason. It has helped and we deal with fewer oopsie Mornigs.
Thank you peimum for my beautiful siggy.
Reply With Quote
May 7th, 2011, 06:37 PM
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 4
My daughter does this too, she is pretty good at holding it. And then she pees at naptime or bedtime in the diaper, Found that she doesnt care much about the stickers. She does however LOVE to see the pee go down the 'big potty' and wave bye bye to it. This seems to have motivated her....but every kid is different, just an idea to try,
Reply With Quote
September 17th, 2011, 04:15 AM
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 11
Is your child uncomfortable in wet or dirty diapers?
Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:26 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0