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Old 07-30-2012, 12:54 PM   #11
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I have used the little potty before. My DH laughed his head off about that one, but we were just starting out with the PLing, my LO was afraid, and I was wanted to show that it was not scary. I didn't make a habit of it, but it helped.


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Old 07-30-2012, 05:49 PM   #12
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This is oddly, weirdly fun. Kind of like CD's
Okay, so I have peed in the potty twice so far (DD told me, "Mommy, sit!") but she is up and down so fast and so often - i think i need to get some new toys / books just for the potty. Since we havent ECed previously i am backing off a bit and just working on the communication bit, and getting her aquainted to life without a staydry layer. I have been trying to keep her in gerber trainers as much as possible when we are home (i woh so it's evenings and weekends) and tonight she started saying uh-oh when she peed. Probably didnt help that the dogs were trying to lick it up - YUCK! But the recognition is happening and at some point life will slow down a bit (right? Please?) and so we might try a modified, half-attempt at a 3 day weekend in Sept or Oct. My MIL thinks Im totally batcrap insane
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Old 07-30-2012, 09:02 PM   #13
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Mama, you are hilarious and awesome. I am jealous of your cleanup crew And thanks for bringing the word batcrap back into my life

It sounds like DD has the right idea
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Old 08-03-2012, 10:34 AM   #14
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Try it You can laugh about it for years to come
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Old 08-06-2012, 01:33 AM   #15
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I have actually regularly used our little ikea potty to eliminate in, bc it allows for a full squat. My pelvic floor is a wreck from delivering my DD, and sometimes I have to be in a full squat to start/complete elimination. I just keep clorox wipes at hand and clean it out after each use.

Maybe that makes me the queen of the crazies? Meh, oh well. ;-)
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:26 PM   #16
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I have never tried that, but that's a great idea hahaha.
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