They could have called it Bathrooms Accessible (Barack) in Every Situation so that between this and Affordable Care we have the President’s full name on two important acts.
Infant hygiene is one of many departments where Ayi and Baba alike can take care of the baby’s needs, and diaper-free hygiene takes care of the need to be heard as well as the need to stay clean.
Originally posted on Jivanshala:
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Srihari, Nanna to 6 month old Vibha in Pune, writes about the looks and gestures that help him and his … More
Chetana Amma in Bangalore, describes how she and her family followed the path towards diaper-free hygiene with her daughter, Disha. … More
When we see a baby’s fussing, squirming and other actions as similar to a child’s saying “I need to go to the bathroom,” then the way we respond can help baby associate these calls for help with the resulting hygiene practices – being taken to potty and cleaned promptly. What started as an involuntary signal gradually turns into communication.
Sunita, Amma to Anika and Aanya in Dallas, describes her experience taking her daughters to the potty from infancy. When … More
Environment, health and time management aside, the key benefit of elimination communication is communication, and it extends to much more than elimination.
Though I was surrounded, as a young mother, by people who, like the indigenous people Liedloff described, did not use diapers, I got key support for going diaper-free from online sources. Why rely on internet help to get back to nature?
I may have jinxed my ec fun. [My newborn] peed and pooped several times in the sink after a feed … More