Category: Advice

Potty Training Age, Training Advice

Potty Training Age, Training Advice, top tips, ‘toilettiquette’ and Expert posts. Learn how siblings can help with potty training, exerting almost magical powers! A big tool in potty training a child is to use idols to encourage their motivation to ditch the nappy.

Also, wondering if your new baby will affect current potty training efforts? From Rhian Harris, “With a baby due in a matter of weeks, I therefore thought we had toileting in the bag. I imagined that if I were busy with the baby, she’d still be able to go to the loo without needing me to always be too ‘hands on’. Imagine my concern then when her toileting started to take a backward turn.” Read more of Rhian’s post.

What about refusal? A battle of wills? It’s really common for children to show all the signs of being ready to start potty training, but for some reason they stubbornly refuse to go anywhere near a potty or toilet let alone sit on it to do a wee or poo! Read more about this!

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Keeping it going and dealing with regression

Imagine the situation… Your previously potty trained child suddenly starts having toileting accidents and appears to be taking a backward step at toilet training. It’s very frustrating and very common. Why? Three words; potty training regression Regression simply means that potty training progress appears to come undone when a child begins having accidents, forgets to

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Debunking the myths of bedwetting in under 5s

Many parents believe that once their child has potty trained and is reliably clean and dry in the day, it won’t be long before they will stop needing a nappy at night time. It’s an issue which can cause a lot of stress and worry for parents who may ask themselves in frustration: “Where are

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The environmental impact of nappies

In the UK 8 million nappies are thrown away every day. 90% go to landfill Nappies are very convenient and innovation in recent years means they are now light and comfortable for children to wear, and they are good at keeping bottoms as dry as possible. Prices have reduced over the last decade as a

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