By: Cheryl Maguire I’m a Germaphobe. The last thing I wanted to do was toilet train, not one, but two kids at the same time. Yes, I’m the proud mother of twins. I was fully prepared to let them wear diapers until they figured it out themselves. I definitely didn’t want to clean up urine … More 5 Potty Training Hacks
By: Tanya Pimental My strategy for eliminating diapers likely differs from most. I learned so much from first born in regards to potty training. Honestly, I thought she’d go off to middle school wearing diapers. I felt so much parent shame. It made me truly unravel at times. She’s a smart and sweet 9 year … More Potty Chronicles
By: Heather O’Neill I remember watching my father wipe my little brother’s nose with his bare hands and being totally grossed out. His response to me was, “Once you become a parent you’ll do things you never knew you would.” I certainly know this to be true. When you first become a parent you understand … More Gross!
By: Heather Desmond O’Neill Poop. It’s what everyone’s talking about in my house these days. I think that once you become a parent, talking about bowel movements and urination become everyday topics that you share with anyone else who is a parent. Most likely they won’t get weirded out by it. I remember when my … More Potty Training
By: Kristen Clifford Just a few weeks ago I started the task I was dreading the most: potty training my 2 year old twins. I’ve been dreading this task ever since I potty trained my oldest daughter right after I had the twins. I knew how hard it was with one kid, and the thought … More Remembering That Every Kid is Different
By: Martianne Stanger Let’s talk poop. Or rather poop clearing. I know. Gross. But at the risk of sharing too much information, humor me (and maybe yourself!) while I explain the debacle that happened in our bathroom the other day, as well as the magic that cleared it up. Or, if you’re squeamish about literal … More Clogged Toilet? Just Use a Simple Everyday Ingredient to Fix It!
By: Tanya Pimental When I look back at my experience in potty training my first born, I realize how much I learned from her. I feel somewhat a fraud in posting about potty training, because I really didn’t do it. Maybe that is the key thing in our situation. At the end of it, the … More Potty Time
By: Abby Keane We’ve been going through a lot of changes lately in our house. Finn has not only given up his binkies, but is also now potty trained! (Yes, that was a chorus of heavenly angels you just heard rejoicing in the background.) Both of these activities took about three days for the majority … More Consistent and Persistent