Genaissance Global has the answer for getting boys to "stand up and go" when they are learning to use the potty with The Splashdown! Trainer. With an exclamation point in the name I couldn't help but get excited too. It is designed to keep your son's wayward pee from going behind the toilet seat. Show More Summary
Potty training is a major milestone for both parent and child. The lure of being free from buying and changing diapers is appealing to parents, but the thought of the potty training process can be discouraging, both for parents who […] Be the first to comment... Show More Summary
It's taken me five months to potty train my toddler but he hears someone scream SHUT UP! a handful of times and now it's his favorite phrase. No, it wasn't me. More » ‘Shut Up’ Is My Toddler’s Favorite Phrase, Which Should Make Day Care Fun is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
As nice as it would be to always keep a perfectly clean, perfectly smelling house — the truth is, bad odors happen. Whether it's smelly upholstery from a great thrift store find, a pet's potty training accident, or a party that needs a massive cleanup, funky smell are an unavoidable part of everyday life. Show More Summary
Potty training sucks, but it's a necessary evil. Here are five things that will go through your head once it's over. More » 5 Things That Go Through Your Head When Potty Training Is Over (Finally) is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
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Post by Nicole Fabian-Weber. For anyone unclear on how to potty train or, more specifically, poop in general, help is here. A child graciously sketched out exactly what moms and dads need to be showing their children when teaching them how to use the toilet. Show More Summary
Thanks to this kid, the confused poopers of the world (or parents of the pre-potty trained) can sleep soundly tonight. Behold, the fool-proof "how to poop" guide outlining three simple steps: Here are the steps again, just for good measure: Step 1. Show More Summary
I am reading The Three P’s of Parenting by Jennifer Jones, Ph.D. Are you thinking patience, potty training or poop? Those elusive P’s are: power, protection and prediction. Jones explains that the P’s correspond with the chief insecurities that plague children. She states that “when a child lacks power, he feels helpless, so he will […]
In an annual rite that is as discussed and as worried-about and as inevitable as potty training infants, the Cowboys are under the salary cap before the start of the league year. Amazingly, it happened again. Via Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, the final touches came Friday with the release of center Phil…
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Ugh. I don't even want to talk about the subject of potty training, but here I am writing a blog about it. Maybe you could call this the utmost in procrastination. More » I Refuse To Potty Train Until My Son Applies To College is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
I stumbled upon this celebratory potty cake trend - and believe me, I get it. You are thrilled you're done changing diapers and everyone loves cake, so why not? The only reason I can think of to poo-poo this trend (see what I did there?) is that cutting into a toilet or a fabricated piece of frosting poop is f&cking disgusting. Show More Summary
How I parent my firstborn doesn't get any more stereotypical. I've celebrated each birthday and milestone by pushing her right to that next stage, whether it's sleep training, potty training or child-safety seats. Around her fourth birthday, when her long...
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Kiddie: positive parenting app toddler 2–5 years: reading, reward charts and fun songs is a mouthful of an educational app for toddlers age 2 to 5. It uses the “Three Rs” (Raise, Read, Reward) to make learning about sleeping, eating, potty training, and being nice fun for the little ones in your life. Show More Summary
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Mila's game face still needs work, but her ears are ready to go. (via Discovery) All the potty training has come down to this. 38 puppies have finally been chosen by the Discovery Channel to compete on animal football's biggest stage. Show More Summary
Can you tell me if I have any rights? Here is my issue: potty training. My daughter is 8, non verbal and developmentally delayed. She wants to be potty trained. At home she signs when she needs to go. At school they ignore her signs and tell me they can’t possibly take her once an […]
Post by Jeanne Sager. The day my daughter was officially potty trained ranks right up in my top 10 mom moments ever. Maybe even the top five. Not much can take you down from the high of knowing you'll never have to change a dirty diaper again. Show More Summary