S. Thomas

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 74% (43 of 58)
Location: UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,053,341 - Total Helpful Votes: 43 of 58
5.0 out of 5 stars Gorgeous, 31 Aug 2013
I bought this because of the front fastening poppers so that the umbilical cord can go through following a lotus birth. The material is lovely and soft, it arrived in good time and the care instructions are easy (just what you need with a new baby). And it's cute :)
Your Baby Week By Week: The ultimate guide to cari&hellip by Dr Caroline Fertleman
3 of 7 people found the following review helpful
Each chapter, or stage, just seems to be a repeat of the previous, perhaps with one or two very minor adjustments but the book could've been condensed. There was very little in the way of basic, practical, day to day advice. Much of the information on weaning was against up to date medical advice and encourages the introduction of foods known to cause allergies and intolerances if introduced too early. The sleep advice just down right annoyed me. I'm not totally against the use of controlled crying when used at the appropriate stage and done correctly. However, what the author says is to just leaving the baby to cry until either falls asleep from exhaustion or makes itself sick- where's the… Read more
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Didn't work for me, 14 Feb 2012
The drops arrived well within the expected timeframe which was excellent & I started them the same day. They do not seem to be suppressing the appetite or helping the body burn fat which are the 2 fundamental points of taking the drops.

In the first week of this diet I lost 3lbs & 1lb so far during the 2nd week (as of day 12) which I am happy with although no where near the claims, but this loss is due to following a very strict 500 calories a day so would happen even without the drops. My understanding was that the drops are to help reduce the side effects of such a low calorie diet to make it easier to stick to but I'm still starving hungry all the time (& seems worse after… Read more

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