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What I’m loving this week…

By Andrea Olson | February 23, 2016 |
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  Hi! I’ve been into such a variety of useful things lately that I figured I’d round em all up and share them with you today! It’s kind of an…

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Pottying baby at night [without losing sleep]: how to do (and decide whether to do) nighttime EC

By Andrea Olson | January 14, 2016 |

Pottying your baby in the night hours can be very hard, especially with sudden resistance after months of doing it without a hitch. Today’s episode covers Nighttime EC in-depth, along…

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Resistance: My baby resists the potty and pees on the floor right after.

By Andrea Olson | January 6, 2016 |
surprised baby

Q: What do you do if your infant does not want to use the potty at all? My baby went through a period of fussing and fighting it when I tried…

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Note to Self: Prunes really do work for constipation

By Andrea Olson | January 6, 2016 |
curing constipated baby cooper

I re-learned a very important lesson today with my 3rd ECd baby. Even when doing Elimination Communication with a very young baby, things can get backed up. Constipation happens when…

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When EC Stops Working: The Elimination Communication “Potty Pause”

By Andrea Olson | December 21, 2015 |
When EC stops working: The Elimination Communication "Potty Pause"

Potty Pause. A not-so-great word. Let me share what it is and what to do about it…. So you’re doing Elimination Communication with your baby and everything was going great for…

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How to Know When Your Baby Needs to Pee

By Andrea Olson | November 18, 2015 |
4 roads to potty time - How to know when a baby needs to pee

Translations of this post: Spanish When you’re doing EC with your baby you’re gonna need to know how to determine when your baby needs to pee. In potty training language,…

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Video: 5 month old baby’s pee signal

By Andrea Olson | November 2, 2015 |
EC video - 5 month old baby's pee signal

My 5 month old baby signals that he needs to pee by fussing. This is the most common baby signal for elimination communication. Disclosure: As an Amazon Associate, I earn…

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Pottying your baby with toddlers around

By Andrea Olson | October 11, 2015 |
Toddler pottying a baby with EC - Pottying your baby with toddlers around

We are driving home from an event in Raleigh and I snapped this photo at Duke Gardens of me ECing Cooper while Isadora helped me by holding his legs and…

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Why Emily Ditched Attachment Parenting

By Andrea Olson | October 7, 2015 |
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Attachment Parenting worked in some ways for Emily @Holistic Squid…but not in others. This is a photo she made: Attachment Parenting worked for me. It pretty much rocked and I’d…

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Video: Toddler pee signal

By Andrea Olson | October 6, 2015 | Comments Off on Video: Toddler pee signal
toddler pee signals on playground

Here’s my first son when he was 17 months old signaling that he needs to use the potty by squatting and then grabbing his crotch. Disclosure: As an Amazon Associate,…

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