J. Wilkinson

Helpful votes received on reviews: 85% (104 of 123)
Location: Hampshire, England


Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,847,084 - Total Helpful Votes: 104 of 123
Tucking In!: Just Like Me! by Jess Stockham
Tucking In!: Just Like Me! by Jess Stockham
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
I love this book! The large, sturdy flaps are ideal for little hands. It's lovely to see an illustration of a breastfeeding baby. Also the babies in the pictures are feeding themselves 'real' food, rather than being spoon-fed, so if you are one of the growing band of parents who are embracing baby-led weaning then this book will appeal to you.
My First Animal Signs: BSL (Baby Signing) by Anthony Lewis
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
This is a lovely book to learn the signs for many animals, including those found on the farm, at the zoo or out in your garden. Baby signing is a lovely way to enable many babies to communicate before they learn the words. It often also helps baby to learn to speak earlier. The book is a board book with pictures that you can look through with your baby and it also explains in detail how to do each sign. This book is a good companion to My First Signs from the same series.
Baby-led Weaning: Helping Your Baby to Love Good F&hellip by Gill Rapley
93 of 111 people found the following review helpful
This is the only baby book which I have read that I would whole-heartedly recommend to other mothers, for a number of reasons. Gill Rapley is qualified to give her opinions and has based this book on scientific research. Her written style is very readable. She does not dictate to parents what they 'must do'... this book is written to give parents information that may not be available from their Health Visitor or GP about an alternative method of weaning babies. Making your mind up about whether to follow it is up to you...

But here's why I like her ideas and intend to follow them with my baby. Gill stresses the current recommendation from the World Health Organisation not to… Read more

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