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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Make the leap into pants

Toddler Potty Training, Success, Into Pants.  Pull up pant style nappies are great nappies, and help a great deal with capturing the mess of a full accident, however we get lots of people telling us that they try to potty train in these but that their child doesn’t get the difference and so continues to

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Tips from Potty Trainers of the past

Over the last couple of years, we have asked those involved in Potty Training Live to give us their potty training tips. This is one of our favourites… Take the nappy off and stick to it! Don’t stress about it, as your child will pick upon it. Relax and breathe, your children can feel your

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Get a head start on potty training

Start Potty Training.  If your child is between 12-18 months health practitioners say that their nervous system is sufficiently developed for them to feel when they are doing a wee or a poo. They are not however, able to voluntarily control the process.  In other words, they are not yet ready to fully toilet train.

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Does your child ask to have their nappy changed?

Potty Training Readiness.  When we speak to a lot of parents, they often ask the same question: How do I know if my child is ready to potty train? Unfortunately, there isn’t a simple answer; all children are different. And as you’ve probably already worked out they tend to do things according to their own

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5 Important Rules of Potty Training

Potty Training Rules.  Parents have often read up and researched lots of information on how and what to do when it comes to potty training.  Often, it’s the most basic things that they forget.  This usually occurs in the panic of trying to juggle near missed accidents whilst also conducting the rest of their lives.

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