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    Meet our Woodland Family

    July 11, 2018Gift Inspiration, New Collections, Uncategorised

    When you think back to childhood there is always that special soft toy that played a big part and was incredibly special during those first years. That soft that toy sat at the end of your bed waiting to hear about school, cuddled you when you were sad and let you dress him up in all sorts of ridiculous outfits just for a make-believe tea party or show. Here at My 1st Years we understand …

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    Fleur De Force | Little Toes in The Sand & Our First Father’s Day!

    June 22, 2018Celebrity, Uncategorised

    WORDS AND IMAGES BY FLEUR DE FORCE

    RIVER TURNS SIX MONTHS

    So little River is six months old! The main thing I’ve noticed this month is that people have stopped looking at me with that sympathetic face and asking if she’s sleeping through the night, maybe touching my hand and saying ‘how are you?’ (because maybe my eye bags are giving me away?! Or probably because I’m not wearing makeup that day as I haven’t …

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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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    When to expect your baby’s first smile

    February 7, 2018My 1st..., Uncategorised

    Ahh, that first smile! It warms you up from the inside out, makes you forget all about the months enduring morning sickness, the sleepless nights and pains of breastfeeding in that one special moment. It’s a magical moment that not only looks cute but symbolises the beginning of a new stage in your little one’s life. Soon they’ll be interacting, playing, laughing and generally beginning to socialise more than when they were in their sleepy …

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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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    Chinese Gender Predictor – Is it a Boy or a Girl?

    May 5, 2017Lifestyle, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    Once you’ve seen those two blue lines appear on your pregnancy test you’ll be desperate to find out the sex of your growing baby. If you simply can’t wait until the 20-week-scan to find out if it’s a boy or a girl, then look no further than our Chinese Gender Predictor chart. This ancient Chinese chart is based on the lunar calendar and uses the age you got pregnant and the date of conception to …

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    12 Pets to Follow On Instagram Today

    April 5, 2017Celebrity, Lifestyle

    We’re a nation of animal lovers, and there is nothing we love more after a busy day at work or looking after the kids than opening our Instagram feed to see an influx of adorable dogs and cats. This month is National Pet Month, a time of year dedicated to promoting responsible pet ownership – To promote this we have put together our 12 favourite pets to follow on Instagram. Whether you love seeing dogs wearing human …

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    Lessons on Love from Our Mini Experts…

    February 14, 2017Lifestyle, Uncategorised, Video

    Happy Valentine’s Day from everyone here at My 1st Years…

     

    Shakespeare said: “Love is the answer to everything. It’s the only reason to do anything.” and Aristotle said: “Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart, and the senses.” But in reality, love has always been one of the hardest emotions to describe, however when we spoke to some mini experts they had a lot to say about love …

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