We have a magic toilet.

and a flashback to pottytraining!

Apology and disclaimer: Quite some time ago, the good PR folks from Kohler contacted me and asked if I'd like to try out some complimentary high-tech toiletry and then blog about it. I very enthusiastically said yes... but then it took me a long time to get my Chief Technical Officer to install it. And THEN life got too hectic (plus I was watching way too much TV) to blog. Bottom line, I owe those kind Kohler PR folks a huge apology for being so late on the draw. And, that said, the resulting … [Read more...]

Potty training update: we made it!

proud and diaperless!

Thanks in absolutely no part to anything her loving parents did or didn't do, our amazing little girl has decided she wants to put everything in the potty - both pee and poop - and no longer wears diapers. She is even reluctant about wearing a diaper at night, but experience tells us it does make sense to keep one on for sleep just in case. She wakes up dry about 6 days out of 7, but who wants to wake up in a pee puddle one morning a week? Hence, the diaper back-up plan. I want to share … [Read more...]

Potty training for absolute newbies

Tattooed Zoe

I had no idea what to expect with regard to potty training. You have to understand that for much of my adult life, I avoided people with kids and sought out friends who didn’t have them. On top of that, our nieces and nephews live pretty far away from us so I just haven’t had a whole lot of exposure to little kids, especially toddlers. So, realizing I’m clueless about this as with most parenting topics, I researched a lot and read a bunch of books and blog posts (I’ve amassed quite a … [Read more...]