Archive for tag 'potty training'

Potty training for my sassy, strong-willed girl

When Hellobee community member yerpie110 posted on the boards about consulting a behaviorist regarding potty training her daughter, we reached out to her and asked if she would story with us!  .  .  .  .  . We attempted potty training three times. ATTEMPT #1 The first attempt was a meek, half-hearted one when my daughter […]

A Lack of Potty Training

As the mother of a strong-willed 2.5 year old, I was terrified of potty training. I knew that the potential for failure was high; I pictured getting into drawn out battles-of-will over using the toilet, resorting to bribery, and spending a fortune on Pull Ups and other training pants. I saved Pinterest links to sticker […]

Potty Training Twice*

* I really hope it’s only twice This is certainly not a post I ever thought I’d write. When Scallop was an infant I never thought a whole lot about potty training. It seemed so far away and like such an unappealing topic, that it just never occurred to me to worry about it. Eventually, though, […]

Potty Training Part 2 – Win!

Well, we finally have a potty trained little one in our house. It took a few months and one long weekend to get it to stick, but we are pretty much trained now. We tried a few months ago, but failed and went back to the drawing board. LeLe is almost 2 and a half […]

Deciding When to Potty Train

Ohhhhh, potty training. Jackson is 29 months old, and we’re quickly reaching the age where lots of the other kids his age are starting the potty training journey. I have one friend with a daughter his age who has been potty trained for months now! I wrote recently about how I have zero intention of […]

Waiting to Potty Train

Juliet will be three very soon, and ever since she turned two I have heard the question, “when are you going to potty train her?” Despite that I’m still not really thinking about potty training yet. I have a few books from when Drake was little that I have read to her, I bought her […]

Potty Training – The Slow Road

When Baby C was 18 months or so, my mother asked if she should buy her a potty and bring it with her when she came to visit. I laughed her off under the guise that she was too young, but I secretly bore the assumption that my kid was going to be potty trained […]

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