When practicing Elimination Communication with your new baby, you may eventually choose to add a mini potty into the equation. You can start using one at around 6 weeks old (naturally with you holding your baby securely on it).
But…the major problem with putting a young baby on a mini potty is the plastic…it’s hard, it’s often cold, and it’s not very comfortable…for a baby.
It usually just makes your baby cry…which may lead you to believe it’s the potty that’s the problem…and stop using it altogether.
But the problem isn’t the potty. It’s the plastic. Read more