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20Work Your Way Up

The hardest part about teaching a child how to go to the bathroom is they're not always honest with you. They may tell you they don't have to go to the bathroom, but then two minutes later *POOF* They've peed their pants. So if this happens to you, try this mom's

method.

"When I thought my daughter was ready (around 26 months), we went to the toilet every 10 minutes—even if we were out. We slowly worked up to 15 minutes, 20 minutes, etc., and after a day or two, she could pee on her own. Poop was a different story—I had to goad her with M&M's!"

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