Going Potty: Day 2 – Sunday


So, we survived Day 1 and we’re now in Day 2 of self-imposed confinement. We get up and Mayfair Dad rises to the occasion and encourages a seemingly reluctant Little Chap to sit on the potty before he gets dressed … Continue reading

The Potty Diaries (or Potty Training in a Weekend!)


I took a couple of weeks off when the Little Chap was two and a bit, as I was optimistically hoping it might be a good time to try potty training him. He had talked well since shortly after his second birthday … Continue reading

A Tale of Two Toddlers: The Hair Wash Day Blues


Following a crazy car journey resulting in a happy day out in the park with friends, I now find myself blogging about two rather different events this week. One of the most self control testing situations I face as a mother, the other, possibly the most encouraging breakthrough in my parenting journey so far! This week’s post is therefore a bit of a saga I’m afraid. Bear with me here…

First, let me take you back to that happy trip to the park, specifically the sandpit – the one where the Little Chap decided to throw the sand… Continue reading