Month: September 2007

Potty Toilet training

Do you find it difficult to potty train your baby ? Most us would answer yes. We have a difficult to potty train our daughter as well. The good news is that she does pee pee. Today ,I will share some strategies that will help our kids ,hopefully, use the potty for number one and number two.

Potty Toilet Training Tips:

No Stress:
Kids tend to avoid things that make them nervous. Make going to the potty fun. Don’t force your kids to go to the potty;rather, encourage them. We use to tell our daughter that mama and dada use the potty and she should do the same. It is amazing how kids love to mimic their parents’ actions. Just taking them and putting them on the bowl might work temporarily ,but they will resist and might hate us for forcing them. read more

Morning Routine

Do you feel like it is a mad house in the morning? It could be hectic when you are trying to get your kids out the door on time. How do you cope or at least keep your sanity ? The folks over at The Happiness Project has some very helpful advice for us.

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Get enough sleep yourself. It’s tempting to stay up late, to enjoy the peace and quiet, but 6:30 a.m. comes fast, and being overtired makes the morning much tougher.

Get organized the night before. It’s so hard to take the trouble to wrangle all the stuff together the night before, but it really pays off. Those last-minute dashes for homework sheets or empty paper-towel rolls are hard to bear with equanimity. read more

Time For Yourself

Do you ever reflect on the busy life you are living ? We all do and sometimes we would like to have some time to ourselves. Having alone times does not mean that you love your family any less than you do now. Having some time alone to reflect on life will on make you and I better parents. How do we create alone time when life is always so busy ? The productivity gurus over a have some great tips on how to find time for yourself.

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Exercise. For busy people it can be difficult to make time for this. But, you know what? You can do it!! All you have to do is decide today and then make it a reality tomorrow. read more