Advice needed on 2 year old taking nappy off at night and wetting the bed

(20 Posts)
hayleyjones2701 Mon 19-Sep-16 18:02:41

Does anyone one have any advice??? My daughter is 2 we have tried and tried potty training but she isn't interested at all but everytime we go in to her after a nap or to get her up in the morning she has stripped all her clothes off including the vests with poppers on and nappy and has a wet bed me and my partner are at wits end with it confused

Wolfiefan Mon 19-Sep-16 18:03:39

Babygro on back to front?

SortAllTheThings Mon 19-Sep-16 18:04:53

Nappy on back to front?

FATEdestiny Mon 19-Sep-16 18:08:28

Sleeping bag in backwards

hayleyjones2701 Mon 19-Sep-16 18:25:23

I've tried the nappy on back to front

suspiciousofgoldfish Mon 19-Sep-16 22:33:32

If I put my 2yr old to bed without a growbag he would DEFINITELY take off every item of clothing - it seems to be his latest craze. Showing their independence or something.

I'd keep her in a growbag, even just a thin one, until she gets bored of this particular game.

Suzi19 Mon 19-Sep-16 22:36:39

Have you tried a pull up - maybe the novelty of wearing big girl nappy might make her keep it on? My 2 year old would do the same but we have her in her sleeping bag - have a 1 tog for when it is hot.
Good luck
x

caprifun Mon 19-Sep-16 22:40:06

Try a washable nappy with a popper fastening for night time. The poppers are really tough for them to undo themselves.

CousinCharlotte Mon 19-Sep-16 22:42:42

Onesie on back to front?

panad317 Mon 19-Sep-16 22:48:09

Does she have milk just before bed? Could you stop drinks an hour before bedtime, make sure she has a wee just before bed and let her go to bed without a nappy with a waterproof mattress protector?
If not, and you think she's doing it for attention, try not to give her any attention (communication/eye contact) when she does wet the bed. Just get her dressed.
How old is she exactly?

steppemum Mon 19-Sep-16 22:49:38

my friend's dd did this, she put the nappy on and then put a strip of packing tape round the nappy to hold it on!

It worked.

5OBalesofHay Mon 19-Sep-16 22:52:29

Gaffer tape.

Themoonhatesthestars Tue 20-Sep-16 09:20:59

We put a pull up on ours as she was doing the same and we call them "nighttime pants" and don't use them during the day so no confusion.

ReallyTired Tue 20-Sep-16 09:25:38

"Gaffer tape."

lol..

I found the solution was a washable nappy that used a nappi nippa with a plastic cover over the top. Its been a long time since I had a child in nappies, but we used to use Tots bots or motherese nappies with a motherease wrap.

If you live in Hertfordshire I could give you a whole load as the second market for reusable nappies is non existant.

Sephipops Tue 20-Sep-16 09:28:52

reallytired I'm on the lookout for reusable nappies - I'm happy to pay postage etc as I'm nowhere near you!

backtowork2015 Tue 20-Sep-16 13:59:22

Dd did this. We safety pinned the gro bag closed.

PoshPenny Tue 20-Sep-16 14:03:45

Id second the gaffer tape, duct tape, call it what you will. What about putting one of those pad things on the bed to soak up any urine, I found some washable ones.

RockinHippy Tue 20-Sep-16 16:08:01

Gaffer tape!

Honestly, been there & a strip of that all around the waist solved the problem

Phillipa12 Tue 20-Sep-16 16:09:59

Onsie on back to front works in this house

idontlikealdi Tue 20-Sep-16 18:58:38

I back to front onesie and duct tape over the nappy tabs.

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