Monday, April 7, 2008


I have heard some stories about families out-sourcing difficult parental duties and I just read a little blurb over at Mommy track'd. Parents sometimes bring in specialists to potty train kids or help the kids work through sleep issues. Liam is 3 1/2 and seems to have no desire to potty train. David and I seem to be too inadequate to potty train so if anyone would like to get us a gift certificate for one of these potty training specialists, I would love to out-source that task. He shows no desire to work with us, maybe he would potty train for a stranger
Here are two layouts I did
I used Childhood Dreams by Pyralis Designs at 3Scrapateers for this layout

I used Bon Voyage by Dielle at Designs in Digital


Monique said...

My DD's a little over 3 now and we're still having trouble with the whole potty training too. Good luck!

Anonymous said...

ROFL Can I outsource putting my kids to bed every night?

My son was 4,yes 4 before he was completely potty trained. I thought it was NEVER going to happen. My daughter was easy, she was just barely 2. Seriously, til I got her potty trained, I felt mighty inadequate as a parent. ROFL When she potty trained so easily, I was like, ok, it was just him. LOL It's all good.

Have a great day! Those are gorgeous layouts!

Char said...

Oh man.. I need someone to outsource to every day, so I can get a NAP! :-)

AfriDigiDiva said...

Where was outsourcing when my kids were little? At best outsourcing was two weeks in the summer when grands took them so that parents could SLEEP!

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Joann said...

Micah has only been potty trained for about, oh a month or so. He's 4 1/2! I thought it wouldn't happen but other moms and docs kept telling me not to force it or we'd both end up frustrated with the battle! One day I told him that in 5 days, he wouldn't wear diapers anymore. Monday came and he's never looked back! Whew! I got small potty seats to put on the toilet with some of his favorite characters on it and he's happy as a clam. Wow, I never thought it would happen!