If you’ve potty-trained a child before, you know the hilarious hell that period of time can be. There’s excitement over new undies, trepidation over the change in routine, pee all over the carpet, and poop . . . well, everywhere but the toilet. Like every other phase of parenting, it can seem like the most frustrating yet, but you’ll get through it in one piece, we promise*.
Scroll through for 17 hysterical tweets from parents in the trenches of potty-training.
*You’ll get through it, but maybe not without having to hire a carpet cleaner and throwing out several pairs of stained Mickey Mouse underwear in the process.