Potty training

How to potty train your child at night

Let's face it, one of the best moments in a parent's day is when their child finally falls asleep. Staring at that angelic little face can give you the utmost joy, especially since your home is now filled with the sweet sound of quiet! And it's even... more

Why potty training regression happens, and how to get your child back on track

Ask any veteran parent, and they’ll tell you: Potty training is no easy task. Regardless of how you go about it, toilet training rarely plays out without wet floors, dirty undies and a few stubborn standoffs. So once your child ditches the diapers, of course it’s cause for celebration. But... more

6 parenting styles from other countries we can all learn from

Parenting is hard. Even on our best days, when our children are happy, well-fed, somehow still dressed in unstained clothes and we miraculously manage to get out the door on time, it’s still one of the most difficult jobs around. Most of us struggle daily to figure out the best... more

Potty Training: Some Kids Call for Deeper Understanding

    It's only natural for parents to become jealous when they hear about potty training prodigies who make their final poop in the pants at age two. According to The New York Times, the average age that children nowadays master the art of independent toileting is between 36... more


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What are some struggles you are facing now that kids are heading back to school?

Whether it is adjusting to new schedules, finding after school care, or any other stresses that come with back to school time, a new school year can be a struggle at first. We are looking to create some resources for families to ease this stress of a new year and... more


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Why won't my 3-year-old poop in the potty?

My 3-year-old has been peeing in the potty for months now, but she won't poop in it. She just goes in her closet and poops her pants. What's going on and what can I do?

How to Potty Train a Reluctant Child

Expert tips on how to potty train a boy -- or any child who fights the process -- and how to lessen the stress of potty training, for both you and your little one.     Why is potty training a boy so hard? Perhaps this is a bit of gender bias... more


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My daughter can't control when she goes to the bathroom- any advice?

My 4 year old with meningocele is suddenly unable to control when and where she goes to the bathroom. We were able to successfully conquer potty training, but now it seems that that effort may have been in vain. Have any other parents of children with SB experienced this before... more