Just look at that face. You would never guess what she’s cookin’ up.*
In addition to the well-documented use of the car seat and ride in a car as a sleep inducer, I’ve also found that it has useful laxative properties. Every time I put Sugarpie in the car seat, she inevitably poos. Everywhere. A veritable a-poo-calypse is always imminent.
So if you find your little one struggling to evacuate, give it a try. Works for me every time.
*Sugarpie is SO gonna hate me for this when she’s 13.