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The Art of Parenting

Jeanne-Marie Paynel, M. Ed.

The Art of Parenting
39 minAPR 20
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Are you wanting to help your child become toilet independent, but just don’t know where to start? Listen in to find your answers.

What we talked about:

  • Understanding what is elimination communication and infant potty training
  • How she discovered her passion for helping parents learn alternatives to using diapers
  • Our instincts to stay dry and how the diaper industry has affected them
  • Using diapers only as a back up not a full-time toilet
  • EC as an upfront investment
  • Getting back to the simplicity of our ancestors and roots
  • Cloth vs. disposable diapers plus her recommendation of truly biodegradable diapers 
  • The Montessori way of toilet learning
  • Toilet independence before two years of age

Things to Remember

“Babies are smart, they'll get it.” - Andrea Olson


Click here for Show Notes and more from Jeanne-Marie, Your Parenting Mentor