Wish We'd Known: 20 Things No One Told Us About Raising a Toddler

Meltdowns, potty training, and nonstop motion -- we've got the scoop on raising a toddler (22 Photos)

Bonnie Vengrow on Feb 28, 2014 at 3:34PM

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Wish We'd Known: 20 Things No One Told Us About Raising a Toddler

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You'll Obsess Over Potty Training

Even if you're the most laid-back of moms, you'll spend a crazy amount of time thinking about the potty. Specifically, how to get your kid to embrace it. And it's no wonder: Bring up potty training to a parent who has already been through it, and chances are you'll be simultaneously horrified and regaled with stories involving gnarly messes that required rubber gloves and heavy-duty bleach. It's enough to make any mom go running for the hills with a box of Pampers firmly tucked under each arm. But don't worry -- no matter which method you choose, your kiddo will eventually get it.

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