Poop. Poo. Faeces. Stool. Bowel motion. We have all dealt with our own for many years before having children and yet somehow, dealing with our own children’s poop can have us questioning nature like never before. Even the most pregnancy book prepared parent cannot help but be surprised by those first sticky, dark greenish-black meconium […]
Top Potty Training Tips from Mamas Just Like You
The #1 top potty training tips our experienced, everyday mamas have found to be most helpful. We’ve talked about how to know if your child is ready for potty training, the different potty training approaches and what you’ll need to get started. We’ve discussed nighttime training and how to teach kids to wipe on their […]
Toilet Learning: Teaching Kids How to Wipe
Advice for teaching kids how to wipe from experienced mamas, part of our helpful series of potty training tips. “Mum, I need you to wipe my bottom!” Your child has smashed daytime potty training, is doing great with nighttime dryness but is still calling you for help with wiping…and she’s now five. You know you […]
Nighttime Potty Training Tips
Advice for managing nighttime potty training that regular mamas have found successful in our helpful series of potty training tips. While your little one might have day training mastered, nighttime potty training can take a little (or a lot) longer, as your child’s body must learn to be alert to bladder urges while they sleep. […]
Potty Training Advice: Tips for Managing Regressions
In this issue of our practical advice and potty training tips from regular mamas who have been there , we’re talking about managing regressions when your child is potty training. Sometimes our kids take a backwards step in the process of learning to potty train. Parents can find this particularly frustrating, finding that they are […]
What Do I Need For Potty Training?
Information about the different potty training equipment regular mamas have found useful in our helpful series of potty training tips. To potty or not to potty – that may well be the question when it comes to potty training. Some families prefer the convenience and mobility of using a potty while others prefer to start […]
Potty Training Methods
Information about the different potty training methods regular mamas have found successful in our helpful series of potty training tips. Potty training is different for every child, and every parent, which is why we are exploring potty training from the perspective of experienced mamas who have been there – and all of them, more than […]
How to Start Potty Training: Is My Toddler Ready?
Practical advice and potty training tips from regular mamas who have been there – more than once! Potty training. Oftentimes our toddler gets there before we are ready and we are left scratching our head thinking about when and how to get started. After all, weren’t we just holding our freshly swaddled newborn in our […]