Advanced search

Potty training at 18 months - experiences?

(3 Posts)
TakeMe2Insanity Mon 17-Jul-17 13:48:23

Just wanting to hear from anyone who potty trained at 18 months and how it went. I know the general concept now is to leave it closer to 3, but what/how did you do it if you did ot earlier?

OP’s posts: |
welshweasel Mon 17-Jul-17 13:49:55

My friend tried it with her DD aged 18 months. It involved a few weeks of bodily fluids going everywhere until she conceded defeat. Same child trained within 3 days a year later.

teaandbiscuitsforme Tue 18-Jul-17 07:56:13

I did it at 22mo with DD because she was refusing nappies. I was recommended the Oh Crap book which recommends training between 20 and 30 months, but it also has a chapter for introducing the methods earlier. It was very easy at 22mo, 18mo is probably a bit early for me though.

Join the discussion

Registering is free, quick, and means you can join in the discussion, watch threads, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Get started »