If you have small
children, you know they like to follow you into the bathroom. In fact, 92 percent of
mom bloggers have written, at one time or another, about the simple desire for
getting to go to the toilet by themselves. (Actually, I just made up that percentage, but
it sounds about right.) It’s not that we
don’t love being with our kids, but come on. Give a mother a break, right?
with one thing: Our little ones follow
us to the bathroom not to invade our privacy, but because they just like being
with us. Still, we deserve some alone
If you find that you
need some privacy, or if your child is old enough to begin learning about specific
boundaries and personal-space issues, here are some suggestions for finding a
couple of minutes of “me time” in the bathroom.