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Using disposable nappies when your baby goes potty or is potty training

Disposable nappies provide a cheap and convenient solution for many parents and they are the number 1 nappy-option in the UK and North America. Here are my top tips to help ensure successful EC or potty training if disposables are your nappy of choice: Continue reading

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Potty training problems? It’s not your fault!

Quietly, parents are telling me their potty training problems. They are worried they potty trained wrong, that they did it too late, too early, that they rushed it, or dragged it out.  They think it’s all their fault. Sound familiar? Why is this happening? What can we do about it?  Continue reading

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Parent shaming when your baby goes potty

Imagine this: you’re out on a playdate and your baby signals potty, so you take him/her to the bathroom. When you come back, you get a load of uninvited opinion from your “friend” suggesting that you’re harming your baby somehow. Ever been here? Its called parent shaming and it’s a hot topic right now. Continue reading

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The potty pause and how to overcome it

A potty pause or potty strike is very common when pottying (elimination communication). It usually occurs between 6-12 months but can happen earlier or later than this (every baby is different). Many parents stop pottying their baby at this point, but this is not your only option. Read on to understand why a potty pause happens and what you can do about it when it does.  Continue reading