|2 - 2.5 yrs|
|2.5 - 3 yrs|
Quoting texas/born and raised: She has gone in her potty a couple of times but still doesnt know not to go on the floor so Im thinking ... [snip!] ... floor so Im thinking about 2-2.5 we will get it down a lot better when she can understand better. (She is 20 months right now)
Quoting Animal Guardian: That's a good start so far!! What made you try at 20 months? My lil guy is 19.5 months and we just ... [snip!] ... 19.5 months and we just got him 2 seats -- the kind that sit on top of the big potty. So far he has farted twice.
Quoting texas/born and raised: We started about 19.5 months because when she goes to the restroom she sometimes comes and ask to be ... [snip!] ... if she is preoccupied she wont say anything but I just noticed the older shes getting the more shes becoming alert to her body.
Quoting Sheena Mac: My son is 25 months and has been pooping on the potty for about 4 months..Though he has no interest in ... [snip!] ... has zero interest in peeing on the potty though. He will only poop and then he wants to put a sticker on the sticker chart lol
Quoting Mama Bird of 2: my daughter is 2 and i dont know where to start. ive tried potty training pullups and ive tried letting ... [snip!] ... around with nothing on and she peed on the floor. everytime i put her on the potty she tries to get off of it and runs around.
Quoting Animal Guardian: Oh, a sticker chart?! How does that work? Darwin loooooooves stickers -- but he loves to put them ... [snip!] ... but he loves to put them all over his body. Then he takes them off one by one, and of course a couple end up in his mouth.
Quoting Sheena Mac: We actually bought ours with re usable stickers, but you can make one easy enough. This is the reference ... [snip!] ... helping clean his room. The charts def. encourage him to want to do it, because he wants to put that sticker on the chart lol
Quoting Mer is a Mean Girl: Hi I am Merideth...got a link in my january mom thread to come here. My daughter is Adison born January ... [snip!] ... she knows what you do in there and all that, but she doesn't do it. Oh well...lol. How is everyone else doing with it?
Quoting Animal Guardian: Interesting read. I agree with positive reinforcement. And I completely agree with the articles "warning" ... [snip!] ... we in theory already doing these things? Sheena, what are you doing for rewards? What have you found works/doesn't work?
Quoting Sheena Mac: I don't agree with their rewards either. Those are things we do on a regular basis, just because. I ... [snip!] ... the chart. If he were to get bored with the stickers, my first idea would be a trip to the library to get a book of his choice.