potty training for my 2 year old boy! Help i am a first time mommy trying to potty train and he wants to sit on potty with clothes on!! LOL
Kristie - posted on 04/16/2012
When I potty trained my son I took him to the bsthroom with me when I went. I also tried putting cheerios or small things in his potty for him to aim in it. As far as the pooping inthe potty that took years for him to take to it. He ended up needing Miralax for his poop problem(which is why he took so long). My daughter Kayla pretty much potty trained herself and Susie(the youngest) was easy since she followed myself and her sister into the bathroom
Alison - posted on 04/16/2012
This is very much your decision, but personally... I would not start training my boy until closer to 3 unless he is showing interest.
Often the first step in potty training is the action of pulling down pants and sitting on the toilet. If he likes sitting on the toilet with his pants on, I would let him do it. As silly as it sounds, he is creating a relationship with the toilet.
My daughter went through a phase where she wanted to sit on toilets everywhere we went. I don't think potty training necessarily has to involve leaving something in the potty for it to be beneficial.
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