J. Keene

Helpful votes received on reviews: 98% (42 of 43)
Location: Hampshire, England


Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,585,954 - Total Helpful Votes: 42 of 43
Magnetic Poetry: Kid's Kit by Dave Kapell
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
There are many different games and toys for kids, but words are one of the best things to play around with. My 7 year old enjoys making up her own nonsense poems with this kit. I bought her a magnetic board to display her poems on, but it is equally easy to play in the magnetic tin itself - the hinged lid makes a perfect place to write your poems, and of couse, is convenient for travel. I am very pleased with this great item.
Childbirth without Fear: The Principles and Practi&hellip by Grantly Dick-Read
41 of 42 people found the following review helpful
I was recommended this book by my granny who is a retired nurse and midwife, and was completely hooked on it within the first few pages. Grantly Dick-Read devoted his life to investigating why natural childbirth was painful when he believed there is no reason for it to be so. In this book he describes how fear is an abnormal reaction to childbirth, and how this fear causes abnormal tention within the muscles of the womb that should be relaxed, leading to extremely painful cramp-like pains during contractions. So learn not to fear birth to stay relaxed, and the whole thing can be painless. IT WORKS. I gave birth effortlessly and painlessly to a 8lb 12oz daughter after a labour that only… Read more