Seven effective picture books to support potty training

Seven effective picture books to support potty training

Potty training can be a stressful and frustrating process for both parent and child, so I’m of the mindset that anything that is going to reduce the pressure, add some light humour, and actually be useful - is all good!  Kids learn from picture books and potty training is no exception.  There are a lot of books to choose from and they range from horribly boring to funny and effective!  Knowing your child and what makes them tick would be a great place to start.  From my own personal experience, comedy works with my kids.  Who doesn’t love some good potty humour, right? Having engaging characters, great illustrations and useful content are also a must. Below is a list of seven picture books that will hopefully appeal to your toddler, ease the process and maybe even make it a little bit of fun!

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Preparing your child for a dentist appointment

Preparing your child for a dentist appointment

Taking your child to the dentist is a reality that we, as parents, have to accept. Depending on your little one, this can rank up there as an overall unpleasant experience worthy of calling in backup. But don’t fret… there are some simple strategies you can apply to help turn that frown upside down!

 

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    Books that inspire gratitude

    Books that inspire gratitude

    Regardless of who we are or where we come from, I think the majority of parents have similar aspirations for their children - to be happy, healthy, well adjusted members of society.

    With children, good character building needs to be modeled and taught.  While not a simple task, the journey does not have to be a boring and tedious one, especially with the help of picture books!

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