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Poll: Best toilet training advice? (15 member(s) have cast votes)

What's your best advice (one liner) for someone with a beginner toilet trainer?

  1. Go at your child’s pace, don’t force the change (6 votes [54.55%])

    Percentage of vote: 54.55%

  2. Work out what reward will motivate them (ie. lollies, stickers, reward chart, toy etc) (2 votes [18.18%])

    Percentage of vote: 18.18%

  3. Take them to the toilet regularly until they work out their own bladder control (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  4. Plan your outings, have everything you need in case of accidents (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  5. Some days they'll get it, others they won’t, but it’s all normal (2 votes [18.18%])

    Percentage of vote: 18.18%

  6. Don’t do it all for them, let them learn to sit on the toilet, wipe themselves etc (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  7. Make going to the toilet fun with special book or games (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  8. Take the potty to the park or on outings so it's always nearby (1 votes [9.09%])

    Percentage of vote: 9.09%

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#1 EB-Marion

Posted 18 February 2013 - 02:18 PM

What advice would you give to parents who are just starting the toilet training journey with their little ones? Vote in the poll or add your own thoughts below!

Thanks for sharing original.gif

#2 liveworkplay

Posted 18 February 2013 - 02:41 PM

Don't stress yourself and your child. Wait until they want to do it. It shouldn't take more then a couple of days, honestly. All I did with my three was make sure they had access to a potty (although DD3 never used one, went straight to the toilet) and knew what to do. I would occasionally ask if they wanted to use it, but that was about all.

Oh and of course, lots and lots of nappy free time.




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