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when did you start potty training and how?

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Albi1623

Asked by Albi1623 at 8:43 AM on May. 24, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Before the second birthday because his BM were predictable at the time.
    Energ8zr

    Answer by Energ8zr at 8:52 AM on May. 24, 2010

  • at about 15-16 months i introduced the potty. I would let him sit every time i was on the toilet. Then by 18 months he started stripping himself and going in the bathroom that is when i realized the was ready he was fully potty trained almost immediately (except for nights). We would give him a tootsie roll every time he would go potty and cheer him on. But about 3 weeks ago he just stopped so now i am trying to fix this. (he is 21 months now)
    mrsbean08

    Answer by mrsbean08 at 8:56 AM on May. 24, 2010

  • I had no luck with training starting at age 2. When my daughter was 3 and still had never used the potty I had my babysitter do it for me. One week and she was trained. She also trained my other daughter who was 2 at the time. Makes me feel inadequate as a mom. She also broke the paci habit for me.
    ashisamom

    Answer by ashisamom at 9:00 AM on May. 24, 2010

  • I waited until he showed all the signs. He was 2.5...it took less than a week to go completely diaper/pull-up free. No issue since.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 10:42 AM on May. 24, 2010

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