Daily Archives: April 9, 2013
Triple Threat I said! And I’m not talking about Jake’s many talents or athleticism. That will be in the next chapter… I’m talking about my baby boy growing up into a BIG boy, sad but true. Matt and I have been talking a lot lately about potty training Jake, as he is almost two and a half and we think it’s about time. He is a smart boy and knows when he needs to go “potty” whether it’s #1 or #2 and will tell us from time to time that he needs to go…or sometimes, if he just went It’s the #2 that he’s more timid about than anything.
We bought him his own potty back in October just to have for him to get used to. It cheers for him when he flushes and it’s an exciting thing about going potty. We recently decided that this weekend is the weekend that we are going to give it a go! We are going full hands in, with great expectations but have promised each other not to be disappointed if he comes out of his “potty-training-weekend-extravaganza” still wearing diapers. We really don’t know what to expect as Jake has his own personality and will make up his own mind whether or not he is into it. He knows what treats, toys and surprises are involved in this process…but it really all boils down to whether or not he is READY. Please be ready!!!
So, just as he’s (hopefully) getting used to going on the potty and not in his diaper anymore, we pull out more tricks. Number two of his Triple Threat is his