5 Potty Training Tips and Tricks + Coupon for Huggies Pull-Ups® at Family Dollar





There isn't a single family I know that has finances so comfortable that they don't have to worry about money. A feeling I'm sure everyone can relate to is that there are a lot of expenses to life as it is, having a family just increases these expenses drastically. Which is why it's important to be wise with your family's income and look for budget-friendly ways to cut costs where possible. Saving money doesn't always mean sacrificing quality. When it comes to your potty training toddler, did you know you can save and get great quality by buying Huggies Pull-Ups® Training Pants at Family Dollar?

Beginning potty training is a daunting task. You really don't know how it's going to go, and of course there's also the fact that you know it's guaranteed to be a messy business. Here are three tips to keep in mind while beginning potty training with your toddler!

#1. Keep it fun. I've heard more than a few parents tell me that their child got overwhelmed when one of their parents put too much pressure on them about potty training. Embarrassing or losing your cool with your child while they are trying to learn something that's a really big deal for them will only give them negative associations with the task. You don't want your little one to have anxiety or feel stressed about learning toilet training. So remember to keep it light and fun. Just as you are less inclined to do things that you associate something negative with, your potty learning baby, toddler, or kid will, too.

#2. Find a motivating factor. When you think about it, it isn't hard to see why children don't see potty training as a necessary skill. After all, diapers are all they have known, and that system seems to work just fine! So it's up to you to find the "it" factor that motivates them to take that next step.

#3. Turn it into activity time. One key to successful potty training sessions is to keep your child patient while they're working up to doing #1 or #2 on the toilet. Sing songs, read books, play with special toys, or play games with them to keep them occupied so they don't want to jump off the potty prematurely because they've gotten bored with the activity!

#4. Bare bottom time. Not everyone is comfortable letting their child run around their house without even a diaper on. Yes, it can be messy. It also means you have to keep a close eye on them. But if you're willing to give it a shot, it can prove to be a great potty training method. While it may not be successful with more mischievous children, more sensitive little ones respond to it very quickly. I've known parents who said their child was far more successful at potty training after experiencing the uncomfortable sensation of peeing on themselves, or being startled at seeing their own poop.

#5. Expect the unexpected. While consistency and determination are both key to potty training success, there's something else to keep in mind: things may just not go the way you want them to. You may have to be open to trying methods you were hoping to avoid, or even at one point face that your child isn't ready to potty train quite yet. Especially if one or both of you are getting extremely frustrated with the toilet training process, it may be best to give it a break for a few days, or a few weeks, and try again with a new game plan in mind!


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16 comments

  1. These are such great tips. I found too that sometimes they just aren't ready so if highly unsuccessful it is good to wait before trying again

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  2. I was so glad to have pull-ups when my kids were that age. They sure helped out a lot.

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  3. The trick that we used was to challenge the twins, eventually they learned how to pee in the toilet. Awesome tips!

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  4. I am thankful that we are done with this phase. I found that kids won't do it until they are fully ready to grasp it. I was happy when it clicked for my youngest. We now get to work on booty wiping 101, stay tuned to a post. :)

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  5. The designs are super cute! I used to buy Huggies too, when I was potty-training my son. :)

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  6. My SIL did the no diaper thing. It was messy sometimes, but her little one trained fast. He has a little one of his own now. ;)

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  7. Your last point is all too true. It's just not realistic to expect perfection, and accidents can and will happen.

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  8. pull ups are by far my daughter's favorite. though i am hoping she will be out of soon.

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  9. Wonderful tips! I do not have babies but all of my grandkids have used Huggies good product.

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  10. I always used Huggies when my boys were babies. I was very happy with them.

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  11. Heck I know adults who still have accidents haha. Great tips and advice! Great coupon too!

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  12. These are great tips. I have one more child to potty train and I can't wait for her to be ready!

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  13. I like these tips. Huggies pullups are good. I wish we had them when my kids were little.

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  14. No potty training is the same, that's what I think. There are kids that are ready for it and kids that slowly understands the concept. But these tips are awesome!

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  15. These are great tips. I am past this stage

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  16. My son was still in diaper, but he has a sign that he already to have his potty training. These are great tips.

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