Early this week I posted my Super Secret Potty Training Tip. First off I wanted to thank all of those who laughed along with me and shared their potty training struggles. Second, I wanted to make sure that everyone knows my two year is in no way traumatized by my rock star awesome technique. She thinks it’s funny!
My husband and I started reading to her at bedtime when she was 6 months old. We started with touch and feel books, then short simple board books, and have progressed to full on fairytales. The pick of the week, Sleeping Beauty.
Today she asked me if she could play with her baby sister in her room, with the door shut, alone. I agreed and went down stairs to listen to them on the baby monitor.
Toddler: “I’m sleeping, you have to kiss me”
Baby: giggle, giggle, squeal
Toddler: “My one true love.”
Baby: squeal, giggle, giggle
Toddler: “NO, MALEFICENT!!! STOP EATING DA CASTLE”
Baby: giggle, squeal, giggle.
Heading upstairs and finding everyone fine, I grabbed my camera and asked my toddler to reenact her story.
Apparently, in my toddler’s imagination, her baby sister is more like this:
Than like this: