Excused Absence

If you’ve been wondering why there haven’t been any updates lately, you can blame it on my daughter. You see, my life revolves around wee. If you see me on the street, I likely look stressed (hoping my daughter doesn’t wee on your shoes. Or in my car.) My friends give me potty training advice.I [Read On]

Potty Torture

I believe the usual term is “potty training”. This term is used, however, from the perspective of the child – they are “trained” to use the potty. From THIS parent’s perspective, however, it is clearly potty torture. Because, unless you’ve never, ever read my blog before, you already know that my daughter can be a [Read On]

Its Progress, People

Pea is a stubborn little bird. Recently, she has been pretty insistent that she is NOT a big girl. She is, she claimed, a little girl with little feet. Hard to argue the logic of this with my vertically challenged 3-1/2 year old. And since she was not a big girl, she could not sleep [Read On]

Make Me Laugh Monday: The Big Leading the Small

Much to Boo’s disappointment, Pea wants to do everything he does. So she is typically everyWHERE he is, right underfoot. (Literally, often – she is quite petite.) So when I read Morningsidemom’s blog post “The Potty Trained teaches the Potty-Trainee” last week, I had a spark of hope. Boo could motivate Pea to sit on [Read On]