Once you have a potty trained child, one thing that never fails is the fact that they will need to use EVERY public restroom they come in contact with. Hell, any within a 500 foot radius.
Last night we decided to take the kids to Friendly’s for a treat. It is a local chain restaurant who is really famous for their ice cream, which of course is everyone’s favorite part of the meal.
As we were getting ready to leave and head home, our oldest son chimed in about how he needed to pee. Whatever, like usual I trooped him to the women’s restroom and lead him into the bathroom stall.
I let him close the door behind him. Recently we have started to really stress “privacy” when we go to the bathroom. I don’t want him in the bathroom when we are going, and he is starting to feel the same about sharing the bathroom with either of us parental units. (more…)