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    Things I’d Like to Teach My Children

    June 7, 2017Lifestyle, Loved By You, Meet The Expert, Mum Life, Uncategorised

    Written By Jamie Day

    Gosh, where do I start? Well, there’s all the cliché things that every father has an unwritten duty to teach their children: I’m talking about the classics such as teaching my daughter Edie, who’s 4, to learn to ride her bike without stabilisers, swim without armbands and know that 4am is not a good time to tell me she needs a wee. Then there’s my son Arlo, who’s 18 months, who I’d …

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    Your Top Instagram Pics From May

    May 26, 2017Loved By You, Uncategorised

    Here at My 1st Years, we love seeing photographs of your children wearing and using our personalised gifts. Whether it’s a super-cute picture of siblings snuggling in our robes or the way you’ve styled our storage bag in the little one’s nursery, we just love being tagged in your Instagram images. This month we have been inundated with adorable pics of tiny tots and gorgeous interior inspirations. That is why we have put together a few of …

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    Tigerlilly Quinn’s Top Travel Picks

    May 17, 2017Lifestyle, Loved By You, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    When it comes to travelling with kids, there are very few people more qualified to talk about this than Fritha from Tigerlilly Quinn. Having taken Wilf (5) and Mabli (1) on trips to Venice, Amsterdam, and Sicily, Fritha is the expert on what to pack for a fun-filled family trip.

    With an exciting venture on the cards, Fritha has shared her favourite personalised items to pack and keep the little ones entertained with, when away from …

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    Your Top Instagram Pics From March

    March 31, 2017Loved By You, Uncategorised

    Here at My 1st Years, there is very little we love more than seeing our social media family sharing pictures of their adorable little ones with our personalised gifts… well, other than wine (of course). You’ve all been sharing the love on social media so we thought we would share it too by showing you all our top picks from our Instagram feed. Keep your beautiful images coming for the chance to be featured in our next …

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    World Autism Awareness Week With Blogger Clare Lee

    March 29, 2017Lifestyle, Loved By You, Meet The Expert, Uncategorised

    This week is the National Autistic Society’s ‘World Autism Awareness Week’, and in aid of raising awareness for such an important cause our Blogger Friend Clare Lee has written a post for our blog, discussing her own experience with her Son’s Autism diagnoses.

    Welcome to the World…

    My little lad was born on the 28th of March 2013, ironically during ‘Autism Awareness week’. Besides the long labour, Riley being tongue tied, jaundice and the pink marks that …

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    Mum Of The Year Award: Meet The Winners

    March 27, 2017Lifestyle, Loved By You, Mum Life

    At the start of March we launched the My 1st Years’ Mum of the Year Awards, as we wanted to treat all of you #supermums out there. The nominations came flooding in and the responses had the team at My 1st Years HQ laughing and crying in equal measures. It was tough to decide who would make the cut, but after careful deliberation, we picked our 6 winners. We can’t wait to meet these special …

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    3 Stylish Ways to Decorate Your Child’s Bedroom

    March 20, 2017Fashion, Lifestyle, Loved By You, Uncategorised

    Deciding on the decor theme for your new arrival’s bedroom is a tough decision, you want it to be cosy and comfortable as well as fitting in with the rest of your home. If you’re a house proud family the news of a child on the way can be a daunting prospect, with images of messy toys, gaudy coloured nurseries and boring storage solutions coming to mind. Although your home will probably never be as tidy …

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    Life As A Twin Mum with Kayleigh Fallon

    February 20, 2017Lifestyle, Loved By You, Mum Life, Uncategorised

    Written by Kayleigh Fallon

    “Two peas in a pod, Double Trouble! Gosh, you have your hands full.” Yes, I’ve heard them all but my heart is so much fuller with two and being a twin Mum is truly the best job in the world…

    I’ll never forget the day I took a positive pregnancy test, it was the day after my 28th birthday. To see those two blue lines come up it was the best gift I …

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