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    10 Things to Add to Your Baby Keepsake Box

    March 15, 2019Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Parenting

    Chances are, you’ll want to keep every tiny, precious thing that belongs to your tiny, precious baby. After all, every outfit, every toy is a memory. On the other hand, you don’t want to see your home disappear under piles of stain-splattered rompers and bibs!

    Don’t let clutter take over your life. Instead, pick a few of the most special baby items and store them in a beautiful keepsake box. It’s a decorative yet compact way …

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    Inspiring quotes from our favourite celebrity mums

    March 8, 2019Celebrity, Lifestyle, Real life

    Happy International Women’s day! As the world celebrates women, champions their achievements and recognises their challenges, we want to give a special shout out to the amazing mums out there. We’ve rounded up a few inspiring quotes from our favourite celebrity mums to remind you of how incredible you all are.

    Tina Fey

    “I think every working mom probably feels the same thing. You go through big chunks of time where you’re just …

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    6 Ways to Make Baby’s 1st Birthday Special

    February 26, 2019Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Parenting

    The first year is an emotional roller-coaster for new parents, and it all culminates in Baby’s 1st birthday. Wondering how to celebrate? If you believe Instagram or Pinterest, the only way to do it is with a perfectly planned, colour-coordinated extravaganza. Believe us when we say it’s not worth the stress.

    If you try too hard to make Baby’s 1st birthday perfect, neither you nor your little one will end up having a good time. And …

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    5 Moments to Celebrate in Baby’s First Year

    February 26, 2019Celebrate with us, Celebrations

    So much happens in the first year of Baby’s life. Okay, yes, when you have kids, there’s always a lot happening, every single day. But that first year is an especially magical time when Baby transforms completely before your eyes. It’s a short 12 months, full of precious memories you’ll hold on to forever.

    How does it make sense, then, to have the first celebration after a whole year? Here at My 1st Years, we firmly …

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    Flowers for Baby’s Momentous Occasions | With Freddie’s Flowers

    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 …

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    5 Surprising Things You Learn When Your Friend Has a Baby

    February 26, 2019Celebrate with us

    So your friend is having a baby! Perhaps she’s the first one in your group to get pregnant, or maybe she’s your closest BFF. Once the initial excitement wears off you find yourself wondering, how will things change?

    It can all be a bit scary when you have no idea what to expect. My 1st Years is here to help! Check out our guide to surprising things you learn when your friend has a baby. If …

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    7 Ways to Help Your Friend Who Has Just Had a Baby

    February 26, 2019Celebrate with us

    When a close friend has a baby, you want to support them in any way possible. Even if you’ve never had kids of your own, you can still imagine just how exhausting and overwhelming it must be. But if you’ve never had kids of your own, you might be a bit unsure about the best way to help.

    If we’re unsure, we tend to react by avoiding. You might tell yourself that what your friend truly …

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    How to be Featured on our Instagram Feed: 7 Dos and Don’ts

    February 19, 2019How to, Lifestyle, Parenting

    It warms our hearts when we scroll through Instagram to see adorable children  wearing My 1st Years, wrapped in robes and blankets with their names on, playing with personalised toys we made just for them. Whenever we find a great photo, we jump at the chance to share it on our feed so all our followers can gasp at the cuteness, too.

    Would you like to be featured on our Instagram? All you need to do …

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