Point and Shoot (ROBERT MIZONO/ ICONICA/ GETTY IMAGES)

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“When I was teaching my sons to use the bathroom I’d throw some Cheerios in the toilet bowl and let the boys try to aim for them. Not only did that trick work, but it also made potty training fun for them. What boy doesn’t like target practice??” —Seth, dad to Jakob, 7, and Ethan, 5.

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