AKA I wanna rip my hair out.
AKA I want to scream.
AKA Someone shoot me.
Holy moly. Potty training is not fun. I tried once before Claire was born and Julianne wouldn't even sit on the toilet for more than 2 seconds. Then I read that if you are expecting a baby you should wait because they will probably regress after the baby comes home for attention.
Since then, she's been showing a bit more interest and showing more signs that she might be ready. She will say "wanna sit on potty", "need diaper change", and such. So, one day a couple of weeks ago Shaun and I went for it and put on her big girl panties and hoped for the best. Well, about 8 pairs of big girl panties in about 1 hour would be enough to do anyone in. Why right after she goes she says "wanna sit on potty". Why can't you tell me before?
It started out o.k. She would sit on the potty with Elmo and sing. She would just sit...and sit...and sit. No action.
The day started out all fun with her running around in her big girl panties and saying "no more diapers". But after sitting her on the potty about 20 times, she became frustrated, as did we. She began to have meltdowns and did not want to sit on the potty anymore. We began seeing faces like this: