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Elimination Communication or Baby Potty Training: What Is It & Why Do It?

Elimination communication is not a term heard often in NZ but is popular overseas. Essentially baby potty training, parents have raved about the benefits, including less stress when toilet training and the saving in nappies! We explore more about what it is and why you as a parent would choose to potty train your baby.

5 Ways to Help Potty Train Your Reluctant Child

When it’s time to potty train your reluctant child, you could wait a long time for the result you need. Why? Because they’re the one in control, not you. You can take away their pull ups, offer bribes and refuse treats but a toddler is not going to potty train until they want to. So, how exactly can you encourage your reluctant potty trainer?

What’s Really Growing on Your Mattress!

Did you realise that your mattress is one of the dirtiest things in your bedroom? As well as the well-known dust mites, your mattress can play host to many other nasties which can make you or your family unwell. Even worse, your mattress grows heavier overtime simply because of the things living on or in it. Yuck!

What is made of NZ wool, travelled to Nepal and will reduce your dryer time?

Dryer Balls It’s that time of year when it just rains.  And rains, and rains.  I work full time and find in winter I can’t hang out a load before I go to work and expect it to be dry when I get home.  So the clothes baskets start overflowing during the week waiting until … Continue reading What is made of NZ wool, travelled to Nepal and will reduce your dryer time?