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by Heloise
Fri Jan 05, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Potty Training
Replies: 16
Views: 2536

Re: Potty Training

Well, He pulls at his diapers when they are wet, and then tries to take them off. He has taken a couple of dirty diapers off before haha. He cant tell me he needs to use the restroom yet but he seems very interested in the restroom or the idea of the restroom. He gets so excited when I put him on t...
by Heloise
Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Potty Training
Replies: 16
Views: 2536

Re: Potty Training

Okay, I know most of yall have little ones, so DS is 20 months now almost 21 months. We need to start potty training soon. Tips, tricks? How did yall do it? I am very anxious about training a little boy. You need to start soon? What's the panic? Is he showing signs that he's ready? i.e. Waking up d...
by Heloise
Mon May 08, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in May 8, 2017
Replies: 21
Views: 2636

Re: Daily Check in May 8, 2017

Jackielou wrote:I, will however, be using the lines downstairs to hang my delicates and those clothing items that never see the inside of a dryer drum.
Yep, same here, Jackie!
by Heloise
Mon May 08, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Double diapering...
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Double diapering...

icfrugal1's, thread, using things a different way, got me to thinking about the way it used to be in our home when my kids were younger and babies, and then ohjodi, mentioned using cornstarch as a baby powder substitute, which reminded me of using the same, along with browned flour on my kids butts ...
by Heloise
Mon May 08, 2017 2:58 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Using things a different way :-)
Replies: 29
Views: 3901

Re: Using things a different way :-)

I use corn starch as body powder (especially in the summer)! And I put the cornstarch in one of those ketchup/mustard bottles with the spout, like you find at a diner. I cut the spout down shorter by about half, and just shake out a bit of corn starch, or give it a little squeeze for more. It makes...
by Heloise
Mon May 08, 2017 10:00 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Using things a different way :-)
Replies: 29
Views: 3901

Re: Using things a different way :-)

- I use a potato masher to crush and breakup ground beef when browning. - I keep my kids old diaper pins in my sewing room in a notions box for this and that. - LOL! Baby rubber pants have (on occasion) doubled as an emergency shower cap in our house for me and the girls! - I still have a couple doz...