Toilet training tribulations

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As I’ve mentioned before we’re sort of toilet training Middle Child (who will be three in January, so, high time).

It’s been a really slack affair where I let him run around without a nappy for a day or two and I guess I was just hoping he’d sort of take himself off to the toilet.Or some kind of sign that he gets it. But there’s been nothing. He’d happily run and tell me AFTER the event that something had happened but never seemed to get it beforehand.

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Playdates tackle bullying

Last Friday we had our first school friend over (complete with Mum and sibling) for a playdate. I invited them over because for the first few weeks of Fin’s Prep experience we only ever heard about Billy (not his real name) this and Billy that. Most lunchtimes were spent sitting next to Billy and I was even pestered to buy the same things for the lunchbox that Billy was bringing to school (namely, those squirty yoghurts, which I bought once and never again).

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