We’ve all been there. You get invited to your little nephew’s birthday party and panic when you realise you have no idea what gift to bring. Finding the perfect present to suit their age can be hard and even parents can struggle at times. To avoid this reaction, we’re here to take the guesswork out of it with a helpful breakdown of gifts for every age. You’ll surely become their new favourite auntie or uncle …
April 11, 2019Celebrate with us, Gift Inspiration, Gifts
February 26, 2019Celebrate with us, Gifts
No special occasion should be without flowers. There really is a flower for every occasion. Recently becoming a dad to my son Jesse, I am becoming an expert in what flowers are perfect for his big days.
Perfect for a baby shower
Starting with the perfect flowers for the perfect baby shower. In recent years baby showers have become more popular in England and have travelled across the pond as another excuse to have a party and …
August 31, 2018Celebrate with us, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, Uncategorised
A baby shower is such a precious occasion, a moment to celebrate the mum-to-be before she gives birth to her new baby. Often a baby shower is compiled of a few close friends and family, so being invited is a huge privilege. It is custom to buy the new mum a gift for either herself or the new baby , but it can be difficult to know what to buy for a baby shower gift? If …
August 21, 2018Celebrate with us, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, Uncategorised
Being invited to a little one’s Christening or naming ceremony is such a special privilege. It’s likely to be the first special day in their life, and it introduces their relationship with god. Many of us want to gift the baby a heartfelt keepsake, but it can be difficult to know what to buy for a christening gift. My 1st Years has a huge selection of personalised gifts perfect for christenings, naming ceremonies and all other special occasions.
What is …
July 16, 2018Celebrate with us, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts
What to buy children for their birthday is always a tough choice, with new crazes, characters and toys coming out everyday it’s impossible to pick the perfect gift for children. Here at My 1st Years we consider ourselves to be experts in gifts for children and with summer underway we have complied the top 10 gifts for children with summer birthdays. We believe to sticking with traditional toys, keepsakes and clothing that parents and little …
February 16, 2018Celebrate with us, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, Lifestyle
There’s nothing like the imminent arrival of a new baby to provide the perfect excuse for a celebration! Whilst traditionally baby showers are only customary in North America and Australia, recent years have seen them become increasingly common on UK shores – a trend we are fully behind!
More than any other event in pregnancy, baby showers provide expectant Mums with a unique opportunity to rest, be merry and spend time with their loved ones. As …
February 1, 2018Celebrate with us, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, Uncategorised
For most children, the best day of the year is easily their birthday – and when you think about it, why wouldn’t it be? Centred on fun, laughter and playful adventures, birthdays are the one day of the year when little ones can truly be made to feel like royalty. Such are the benefits of a good party, that they have been scientifically proven to boost self-esteem in little ones by making infants feel special …
June 23, 2017Celebrate with us, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, Uncategorised
First birthdays are difficult to buy for, you’re inundated with comments about how your child will only be interested in gift wrap and how they won’t remember it, yet it’s a pivotal milestone that we all want to celebrate! At one-years-old babies are at a key period in their development where they’re starting to talk, walk and gain far more interest in toys and their surroundings, so picking a gift they love is a special task.
We think …