Visit FamilyCorner.com for tons of seasonal ideas!
quick link - go to our home page quick link - kid's crafts, family fun, printables, etc quick link - sign up for our free newsletter quick link - holiday crafts, recipes and ideas quick link - gardening, organizing, saving money, decorating and more quick link - our FunBook is filled with lots of quick ideas, tips and crafts quick link - join our bustling community of friendly members


Go Back   FamilyCorner.com Forums > >

Toddlers What did your toddler do today? Is he getting into everything? Tell us all about the smiles and frustrations here!

View Poll Results: What age was your child/(ren) potty trained?
I had super potty powers. My child was trained by one. 1 7.69%
My potty powers were rather good. my child was trained by two. 4 30.77%
My child was pretty average and was trained by three. 9 69.23%
I was afraid my child would go to kindergarten in diapers, and was trained by four 4 30.77%
I had my child fully potty trained, but, night time was hard. 2 15.38%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 13. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #11 (permalink)  
Old 10-26-2008, 01:44 PM
cherylpearl's Avatar
Nine Year Member
FamilyCorner Groupie
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Eden, NC
Posts: 553
Hi I am the mom of 4 daughters. Each of my daughters I started potty training around the age of 2. They were completely potty trained b 2 and half. My youngest just turned 2 in Sept and I have been working with her on and off since she was 18 months old. I have been having the a problem with her, she does well potty training on the weekends, but during the week when my daycare children arrive, she has many more accidents. I don't know if she is trying to get my attention, or I just don't see the signs that she needs to go, because of all that is going on during the day. Any suggestion or thoughts on this?

Thanks,
__________________
Cheryl Martin
Reply With Quote
  #12 (permalink)  
Old 10-27-2008, 06:02 AM
Sammi1961's Avatar
Assistant Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Maine
Posts: 11,579
Cherylpearl, I think it is harder to potty train a child when there are so many other children to care for (I am a daycare provider too). I think children get distracted by the other children and forget. It could also be a way to get your attention as you mentioned. I have had the same problem potty training children (I can't even remember the number of children I have potty trained over the years) Just stick with it and she will soon catch on though I know it is not easy dealing with the mess in the mean time.

My dd was potty trained at 2 and a half, regressed when her brother was born and then re-trained. Both my dss were potty trained by the time they turned 3.
__________________
“Before you speak, it is necessary for you to listen, for God speaks in the silence of the heart.”

[CENTER]~Mother Theresa
Reply With Quote
  #13 (permalink)  
Old 10-25-2013, 06:12 PM
Miss Money Penny's Avatar
FamilyCorner Postaholic
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 13,483
Checked the last two boxes on the list! Late trainers!

I had two that were super late... age 3-1/2 (daytime diapers), and one that was super-duper late (past age 3-1/2 daytime diapers), night-time diapers were a whole other issue, as I continued diapering daytime trained bottoms anywhere from a few months, up to a year, and in one case, beyond a year!

My opinion was, I much preferred changing diapers over changing crib sheets and bedding... or pyjama bottoms and clothing, however, the string of diapers and rubber pants that seemingly became permanent fixtures on the clothesline, didn't offer much in the way of showing off my toilet training skills to all the neighbours and passerby's!
Reply With Quote
  #14 (permalink)  
Old 04-10-2014, 10:56 AM
Miss Money Penny's Avatar
FamilyCorner Postaholic
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 13,483
It's been a few years... but...

- DD1. Daytime trained (32 months)... night-time diapers till age 38 months.

- DS1. Daytime trained (36 months)... night-time diapers till age 42 months.

- DD2. Daytime trained (28 months)... night-time diapers till age 32 months.

- DS2. Daytime trained (42 months)... night-time diapers till age 48 months.

- DS3. Daytime trained (44 months)... night-time diapers till age 48-50 months.

- DS4. Daytime trained (46 months)... night-time diapers till age 48-50 months).

Cloth diapers/safety pins/rubber pants (day/night)...

Both daughters hated being wet... youngest daughter would wake crying (during the night) if wet, second son pulled at his diapers/pants when wet/dirty... asked to be changed, last two boys were content sitting in wet/dirty diapers, so lots of rubber pants/diaper checks with them.

Once my kids were older and at the tail-end of daytime diapers, I began changing them in the bathroom on the counter, where I could potty them for a few minutes before re-diapering them.

Youngest two hated being dragged away from their play to be changed... big plus, even though both ended up being late trainers.

Whenever I used training pants (cloth), I doubled them, and used rubber pants over... with diapers... I doubled (sometimes tripled), and always rubber pants.
Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Potty Trained 3 yo DD Regressing 2cutekidz Toddlers 11 02-24-2018 04:34 AM
Disposable Diapers? Pros and Cons. keepitmagickal Tightwad Tips 47 03-24-2015 12:01 AM
Constipation problem in his past is causing potty training problems ladybugs4 Toddlers 7 03-02-2015 09:21 AM
Been There Done That! Toilet Training Tips ajrsmom Toddlers 3 06-05-2006 08:47 PM
Giving up the bottle and/or paci jcaton Toddlers 29 10-31-2002 12:11 AM



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 05:26 AM.


Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.

POPULAR AREAS OF FAMILYCORNER.COM

Our Family FunBook is packed full of ideas from parents just like you!

Our members say that they have never found a friendlier message board community than ours!

Our kid's craft section is filled with easy ideas for creative little minds.

We have tons of free printable coloring pages to keep your little ones happy.

We offer a wide variety of free newsletters delivered right to your inbox.

Our Household Hints & Tips have a wealth of information on cleaning, organizing, and more!
Go to the funbook Go to forums Go to kid's crafts Go to printables Go to newsletters Go to Hints & Tips

Home || Newsletters || Advertising || Terms of Use || Privacy || Services || Submissions || Contact Us || Media Opportunities || Link To Us || Shop || Feedback || Staff || e-Cards || Reminder Service



FamilyCorner.com® is sponsored in part by...




Visit our friends --> MomsMenu | Main Street Mom | She Knows | Baby University | Personal Fitness Zone | iChef.com

Copyright Notice | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use/Disclaimer