Ok, so I may not have got the absolutely exact actual day, but I had my very first ‘catch’ when my daughter was five weeks old, back in 2008. My little girl is not so little anymore – she turned 6 five weeks ago.
Happy No Nappy – maker of the App for EC (aka baby-led potty training) is hosting an EC awareness week this week. Our friend, and founder of Happy No Nappy, Caroline, is doing a stirling effort at spreading the word about BLPT – Thanks Caroline! To celebrate she is co-ordinating a host of prizes to be given away on a daily basis throughout the week. Including a free telephone consultation from yours truly! Continue reading →
I was on the phone to my Mum within minutes of my daughter’s first deposit in the potty.
“Can you believe it? I just held her over the potty when she started grunting, and she just did a poo straight away! She’s only five weeks old!”
Six years later, and I still feel that sense of excitement when I explain to people how easy and marvellous BLPT can be. It seemed so wonderful to me back then, that I couldn’t understand how someone could not do it, once they knew it was possible. Since then I’ve wanted to help as many people as possible to find out about BLPT.
I started the Oxford Nappy Free Baby Group five and a half years ago, though it didn’t have a name back then. Lots of people have asked me how I managed to set up the group, so here is the story: Continue reading →