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    6 Tips for Taking Beautiful Holiday Photos of Your Children

    July 23, 2018Advice, Lifestyle, Parenting, Things To Do

    Words and Images by Suzi Mitchell of Little White Photography

    Holiday photos are so important, they’re an opportunity to capture some of our most precious memories for our children to look back on. Whether you’re going abroad or having a staycation in the UK, that time together as a family is priceless.  Plus the photos you capture will always be there to remind you and your children of the time you spent together. The games you’d play …

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    The last minute guide to family staycations in the UK

    July 18, 2018Lifestyle, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    When it comes to family holidays this summer there is no need to jet off somewhere exotic when the UK is full of scenic countryside, beautiful beaches and fun activities. With the school holidays fast approaching and the British weather being miraculously warm right now there is no time like the present to book a last minute staycation. Whether you’re looking for a little luxury or a camping trip we have our top picks of …

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    How To Get Children Involved In Sports

    July 13, 2018Lifestyle, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    The UK is in midst of a very special summer of sport! As the heatwave continues to grip the nation in bright, warm rays, sporting events have taken over national (and international) shores and we’ve been loving every second of it. From watching animated Wimbledon matches to sitting on the edge of our seats during World Cup penalties, keeping up with the big games is exciting and feel as though it’s brought the whole nation …

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    Summer Activity Checklist for Children

    July 4, 2018Lifestyle, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    With the current British heatwave underway and the school holidays fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking of a list of fun activities to do with the children. We’ve already given you some inspiration of free things to do in your own garden, but today we are sharing our very own printable summer checklist. Filled with exciting things to do and see over the summer, both at home and away. Simply click the link and …

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    Adventures To Have In Your Garden

    June 28, 2018Lifestyle, Things To Do

    It seems the great British Summer has done it again! Just when we were ready to give up and pack our sunnies away for next year, the sun has finally made the appearance we’d all been hoping for and we couldn’t be happier! According to most news outlets, the sunshine is here to stay and that means it’s time to get properly into the warm weather spirit. Not only does that require stocking up on the several bottles of sunscreen you’ve been meaning to …

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    THINGS TO DO THIS FATHER’S DAY

    June 8, 2018Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle, Things To Do

    It’s a well known fact that Dads are nearly impossible to buy for. Unlike Mums, with their often lengthy, varied and detailed list of dream purchases, Dads don’t want very much and (no matter how much you plead) will tell you this, every time a special occasion rolls around! Dads generally don’t do pampering or indulgences and in those rare, rare moments when they’re actually interested in getting something new, Dads will just get it …

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    TOP TIPS TO RELAX FOR MUMS

    January 19, 2018Information, Lifestyle, Parenting, Things To Do

    Mums are heroes.

    We know we say this all the time but it’s only because it’s so true! With all they juggle, our favourite ladies often have very little time for themselves. To help, we’ve put down our top tips to relax for mums – Enjoy! 

     

    HAVE A PAMPER

    (Image via @runnerkimhall)

    Before you burst out laughing, we acknowledge this one might be a tad optimistic! As mums, having the treat of a whole evening …

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    Say Hello to Our New Characters: The Bunny & The Seal

    January 17, 2018Lifestyle, New Collections, Things To Do

    Spring has sprung at My 1st Years, okay the weather outside might be grey,

    and it might just be a random Wednesday

    but with new characters as cute as these,

    we asked the bosses if we could release the collection now, please!

    So, say hello to our new seal and bunny,

    who your kids will love when the skies get sunny!

    Meet Our Bunny Character

     

    Our little bunny was looking for fame,

    but that is how she lost her …

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