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    What to Gift A Summer Baby

    August 3, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    The saying goes, “the littlest people, are the hardest to buy for”… well it doesn’t exactly but it should because it’s true! Whilst stores are filled to the brim with gift options for newborns, knowing how to navigate what can seem like endless rows of infant products is overwhelming and can oft times prove very stressful. In warm weather months, this is made even more difficult as the heat can render a huge selection of traditional gifts inappropriate – …

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    The Top 10 Gifts for Children with Summer Birthdays

    July 16, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration

    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 …

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    The Best Gifts for Father’s Day

    June 7, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, New Collections, Uncategorised

    Father’s Day is fast approaching and let’s face it, with feeding babies and managing temper tantrums we have enough to think about without considering what the best Father’s Day gift from children is! Nevertheless, we know that Dad’s are often swept under the rug and it really is time to give all those wonderful Father’s a special treat to show how much you love them. Whether it’s a first Father’s Day or an awesome Grandad …

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    The Perfect Gifts for the New Royal Baby

    April 19, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    With a new royal baby on his or her way very soon we have been thinking about all things new baby. When it comes to gifting a new arrival you are really trying to impress the parents, as little one is not yet at the stage where they’ll be playing or remotely interested in what they’re wearing – so you’ll want to ensure you gift a truly special and unique present. It might be worth asking …

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    How to Throw The Perfect Baby Shower

    April 13, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle, Tip of the Month, Uncategorised

    It was 8 months ago that your best friend sat you and your girls down to announce she was having a baby, since then you’ve been there while she cried with fear and excitedly purchased the cutest little shoes. But it’s come to that time when you need to plan the perfect baby shower, it’s a daunting experience, previously parties have been all about drinking and dancing and you’re not too sure how to organise a …

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    Last Minute Easter Gifts That Aren’t Chocolate

    March 28, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration

    We all love Easter, it’s a time of new beginnings, half terms and of course chocolate! But although we love to eat a sneaky chocolate egg or 5, the thought of our little ones filled up on sugary treats isn’t as appealing! With that in mind here at My 1st Years we have come up with a selection of gifts that look adorable, can be personalised and do not contain sugar. So let everyone else gift …

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    5 Tip for Choosing the Perfect Flowers This Mother’s Day with Floom

    March 7, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    Words & Images by the Team at Floom

     The days are starting to get longer and there are daffodils – our flower of the month – in bloom. Spring and Easter are just around the corner, and we’re already dreaming of summer…

    But first, there are inspiring, strong and independent women to be celebrated and appreciated on March 11th in aid of Mother’s Day in the UK. Whether you’re surprising her by sending an exquisitely crafted bouquet, …

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    Birthday Gift Ideas for Small Children

    February 1, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, 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 …

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