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Helpful votes received on reviews: 83% (39 of 47)
Location: Leiden, the Netherlands
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 369,074 - Total Helpful Votes: 39 of 47
Bench Blackett Boy's Jacket Light Grey 3-4 Years Bench
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars summer jacket, 6 Aug 2013
Bought this one for my little girl and aiming to use with her brother as well. This kind of seasonal clothing that hopefully lasts beyond her use I like to choose in a neutral colour. It's a very convenient jacket. One thing I'd like to remark: it's very short and a bit tight. Size 3/4 years, she isn't 3 yet. I find that a lot with some clothing brands (she's a normal size) and don't really understand why children's clothing should be anything but loose and easy, at least before stylish and fashionable. Other than that very satisfied.
Love Bake Nourish: Healthier cakes, bakes and pudd&hellip by Amber Rose
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
Oh, I do love to bake. But I do not respond well to refined sugars and flours. I'm a foodie all right, but one rather with a love for veggies and fruits than the heavy stuff. Same with baking: would do that all day every day, if it wasn't for the cakes you then get stuck with, or rather this low and sluggish feeling after eating all this refined high glycemic food stuff.

That's where this lovely book by Amber Rose comes in: using ancient grains as spelt sickly as well as nut flours and buckwheat, maple syrup, honey or unrefined cane sugars and loads and loads of fruit. Even I found it enough fruit. I'm almost never satisfied when it comes to the amount of produce in recipes. To… Read more
My China: Stories and recipes from my homeland by Kylie Kwong
17 of 22 people found the following review helpful
My China: Stories and Recipes from My Homeland
Curious, no, greedy by the raving reviews and luscious photographs I found elsewhere on the web --my appetite had been woken but I thought I yet needed more research-- I went and bought this book. Somebody even warned in the reviews that it was mainly a travel book; but hey, I love and admire the work of Jeffrey Alford as well. Who doesn't want some travels with the cooking, after all; is there an art more ethnic that has travelled to so many different homes?

Upon receiving it I would not look my disappointment in the eyes; I really did need a new book on chinese… Read more