ECing Mamas

Parents of ECing babies. A forum for discussions, questions, and ideas for parents venturing in the wonderful world of gentle infant potty training.


18 month old fully trained!!

We've had some really wonderful experiences this summer with Oak! We went naked butt all summer and at 17 months we began finding pee in the potties around the house. Now at 18...

Started by Nicole on 09/29/2009 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 08/04/2012 by Brittney


Pulled off Diaper and playing with Poop!!

yesterday, while my dh was cooking and my mother was making food in the kitchen, my son was behind them pulling his diaper off and starting to play with his poop! I was outside...

Started by Regina on 07/29/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 03/08/2012 by Regina


tee tee in the potty, tee tee in the potty!!!

So, I just joined this group yesterday. It was actually the first time I've ever heard of any of this. When I got home from work, I decided to sit my 5 month old on the pot,...

Started by Katie on 02/03/2011 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 02/07/2011 by Katie


4 year old, pee's on floor

I have a 4 year old step-son, who pretty much fully potty trained, but every morning he sits in fornt of the tv and pee's his pants. He goes to his moms every other week to and...

Started by Stephanie on 11/21/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 02/05/2011 by Erin


15 month little boy doesn't like to sit on potty

i have been ecing on and off since my son was about 4 weeks old. now he refuses to sit on the potty and all he wants to do is play with the pot and step in side. yesterday i...

Started by Regina on 08/13/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 08/13/2010 by Regina


Where to find training pants?!

I started EC with my son when he was 7 or so months old after using cloth diapers. Because we started so late (a big mistake I might add!) he has to stay in diapers becuase I...

Started by Mazy on 04/13/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 06/09/2010 by Mazy


how do u & when do you begin ECing

I just heard about this today and was directed to this group. could any of you explain how it works and when to start? the more info the better. I think i would like to give...

Started by Anna Michelle on 03/09/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 03/14/2010 by Allison


ECing my one month old

Well, I finally had my David last month. I think about two weeks ago I started to EC, by holding him over the bathroom sink. At this point I've almost got his poop schedule...

Started by Regina on 06/08/2009 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 03/14/2010 by Allison


What to do while eating?

I have been potty training my daughter for 1 month, she is 9 months old now and things have been going extremely well, except at meal time. For whatever reason, she will pee...

Started by Christine on 02/21/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 03/09/2010 by Laura


ecing and losing interest

so my daughter is 11 months, and we went from 99 percent catches, to about 5%. I blame it on her walking and not wanting to sit on the potty, and winter because she needs to...

Started by Nicole on 02/04/2009 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 03/08/2010 by Allison


Potty Training 101

Family & Friends wanted my secret to how I potty trained all 4 of my children at just 12 months old now I am sharing those secrets with you! It is easy - It is fun- and it...

Started by Trisha on 02/02/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 02/05/2010 by Amanda


1 year old potty training.

Hey i finally found you all! i was looking for some support from some moms who know what its like to train a young one to go potty. but i always got the crazy statements and...

Started by Amanda on 02/02/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 02/02/2010 by Amanda


5 month old Potty Strike?

My almost 6 month old has been on something of a potty strike for almost the entire month now. Every time I hold her over her little potty she straightens herself out like a...

Started by Sarah on 10/29/2009 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 11/17/2009 by Nicole


potty chair VS bamboo seat

We have been doing the ec thing since Azhar was 10 days old. I just bought him a bambo infant chair that sits him up right and he think it is his toilet. Has anyone else had...

Started by Manaka on 03/02/2009 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 03/02/2009 by Nicole