There’s a story behind this picture.
Other than how my 2 1/2 year old mis-matches her pajamas and socks on purpose.
The story I want to share is about the block in her hand. This is her bedtime block.
I read about this idea on GirlTalk’s blog and I thought it was genius. Mini gets to “spend” this block on a trip to the potty after I’ve left the room. One block. One visit to the potty.
It works! She’s still in a crib but I think this is a good training tool for when she’ll be in a big girl bed soon.
She loves handing me the block. Yes, it gets spent every single night and every single naptime, but I would’ve taken her anyway so it’s a win-win.
Now for another side story about the above photo. Mini called me after I put her to bed. She had to go potty and I asked her if she wanted to “spend her block.”
She said yes and happily got down from her crib and spun around the room. She was spinning her block.
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