Monday, June 27, 2011

Harrison Lately…

has been SO.MUCH.FUN. I didn’t want you all to miss out on his cuteness so I have a great big post to update you on what he has been up to lately!

Post-bath time jam session with Daddy’s phone and ear buds!

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Learning all about the letter B!

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He seriously dotted every B without me touching his hand or re-directing him once! Each time he would dot one, we’d say “B- Buh” together!

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He stuck those toothpicks in the B I made out of playdoh for no less than 30 minutes! awesome!

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LOVING his (at least) once daily “pock” (popsicle)

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Chillaxin’ in our pool…you know you’re jealous!

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Flying on Daddy’s airplane…

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Devouring every bite of breakfast…

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He says, “ummy.”

We spent a few hours blocked in the living room for a trial run of potty training and we played with blocks to pass the time!

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Visiting with Grammy…

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Having a few potty successes with HUGE celebrations!

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I know, I know…he will appreciate this one day…

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Taking a trip to T@rget to get more supplies for our potty training repertoire.

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Chowing down on our T@rget trips obligatory “pa-corhn” on the way home Smile

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Singing a this adorable little tune over and over…excuse the slurping of his yogurt…lol..oh and don’t mind the closing conversation about Sophie and Greer…we try to talk about brother and sister as much as possible!!

I am taking potty training suggestions! We are going to give it a SOLID shot Friday-Monday! We are planning on staying home. I have an idea of how I am going to do it, but I can add or take away based on any suggestions you share that I think will work for our sweet boy!

We are not going to force it…if there is no progress by Monday afternoon….we’ll go back to diapers! What have we got to lose but to not try and miss out on a chance to only have to buy diapers for 2 at a time rather than 3 at time!? Wish me luck!

5 comments:

Mama Bear said...

We are in the midst(day 6) of our potty training boot camp with our youngest girl. I put her in underwear and set a timer to go off every 15-20 min., for us to take a 2 min. trip to the potty, and we had a lot of salty snacks, tea and juice. It took 2 days of accidents before it finally clicked,but now she really gets excited about putting a sticker on her chart and eating an m&m. Also, its good to ask every few minutes "are you wet or dry?" and celebrate all of those times they are dry. good luck!

Ashley said...

Good Luck! Hope it works out for Harry boy!!! :)

HatchersInChile said...

We went the no underwear route and it worked great! Once he figured out that it was OK to potty without anything on, he just took off - literally. His favorite thing? To go outside (in the backyard). He played outside without any underwear for about a week and now we are doing just great! (We did this in February which was summer here in the southern hemisphere! Now that it is winter here, he is back to wearing full clothes - ha!!)

mustard seed said...

he is so cute! I like all the pre-school activities you were doing with him!

Sarah said...

We had treats, prizes, a little potty, and a potty seat. Nothing really did it. What worked? Visiting a friend who's daughter was just a little bit older, and the girls both went to the potty at the same time. Hannah thought it was hilarious that they both peepeed on the potty, and she wanted to be like Allie. We also got hand-me-down panties from Allie, and I told Hannah that she wouldn't want to peepee on Allie's panties. I can count on one hand the number of peepee accidents that we've had on one hand in the last three months since she decided to wear Allie's panties and be like Allie. Go figure. Another three year old potty trained my daughter.