The Potty Training Guide to Pants
and the Best Potty Training Underpants

The best potty training underwear and how to help a toddler get pants down and dress themselves

1 Simple Reason to Wait on the
Potty Training Undies

Before you jump into potty training underpants with your diaper-free child, consider these tips for timing the transition to potty training undies just right.

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Potty Training Underwear for
Newly Potty Trained Toddlers

The potty training underwear you want to look for are cloth training pants - they are the best! With cloth training pants, there's an extra fabric layer in the front to absorb dribbles. And that's helpful for newly potty trained toddlers and for when you drop the nap and night time diapers, too. 


How to Help Your Toddler Get the Pants Down

Potty training tips on how to help your toddler do their pants (in time for a pee in the potty!) and what to consider with language.


psst: Want to add some fun to learning this skill? We love the song Put Your Pants on, by Mil's Trills. 


How to Help Your Child Conquer the Pants in Potty Training

Here you'll find tips for helping your child get the pants down fast in potty training, including my trick for avoiding wet spots on the pants with potty training boys.


Potty Training Tip: Below, a kid stopwatch is an easy way to make practicing getting pants down and putting pants on be a fun challenge.


Problem: Taking Pants All the Way Off All the Time

What if your toddler insists on taking their pants all the way off? Jamie shares what to do.


Parents Magazine Talks to Jamie on the Best Potty Training Pants for Boys + Girls

Jamie shares what to know about potty training pants, what can work better and what not to worry about. 


Jamie Talks to Today's Parent on How to Handle a Potty Regression

Jamie shares what to know if you're suddenly seeing accidents in the pants

Still Stuck

This book makes me laugh each time. The illustrations and text share how getting dressed and undressed can truly get tricky.

Monster's New Undies

Monster needs to find the undies that are just right in this book, and when he does he loves them with all of his heart.

I Can Do It Myself

This cute board book is part of a series to empower your toddler to do things herself, including the important task of getting dressed and picking out clothes.

Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed

Mo Willems does it again with this super cute book that will bring on the giggles about getting dressed.

Polar Bear's Underwear

This amusing book has your toddler guessing who each funny pair of underwear is for, until polar bear finally find the perfect pair of underpants for him.

Underpants for Ants

Phonics meets potty training in this rhyming story of chilly ants getting handmade underpants. 

Vegetables in Underwear

Veggies in underwear show off all the kinds of possibilities for underwear, except for baby veggies that are sad to hear they can't wear potty training undies yet. 

All You Need Before You Start School

This board book is packed with sweet illustrations and engaging text to set your child up for preschool, including what you need to get dressed in the morning. 


A rhyming book about underwear that's sure to make the kiddos laugh. 


Potty Training Q+A with Jamie Glowacki