We are officially full-time, hardcore training underpants-wearing ECers right now. Ella Rose (9 months) has become a gung-ho, leave all your cares behind (including pottying) crawling machine. We blow through so many trainers during the day, I had to pull out her brothers’ hand-me-downs which are literally falling apart to add to the […]

First Independent Potty Moments

In the past two weeks, it has seemed time to have a Little Potty around the living room for Henry. I haven’t up to this point because it was always easier to take him to the bathroom and use the seat reducer. But now he is walking really well, and he has used […]

13 month update

I’ve been pretty lazy about posting updates. Here’s my first ever for my one and only babe…
*Age of your EC-child
Almost 13 months!
* We started at…
1 week
*Generally speaking we are doing…
pretty well
*How do you know your baby has to go? Baby’s signals? Timing? Intuition? Is there a difference for poos and pees?
usually timing and sometimes […]

The shift is happening

Sure enough, we’re on the other side of an EC hump around here.  Now, instead of noting when we catch poops we’re noting when we miss one.  We even had two dry morning diapers this past week.  (Disclaimer: Henry’s night diapers are only on him for about 4-6 hours.  Once I’m in bed with him, […]