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    The Christmas Gift Guide | Gifts For Mummy & Daddy

    November 6, 2017Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration

    If you want to avoid the rush for last-minute gifts this Christmas, now is the time to begin thinking about those little gifts that make a big impression on Christmas morning. Maybe it’s their first Christmas as a parent or you know they love to twin with their tot, this Christmas My 1st Years have a great selection of gifts for Mummy & Daddy.

    You may not think of My 1st Years as the place to find …

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    5 Indoor Activities to do This Half Term

    October 20, 2017Lifestyle, Things To Do

    The autumn half term is upon us and with the Great British weather reacting in it’s typical gloomy way, it’s time to start thinking of some activities to do indoors. From cooking, crafts and Halloween themed projects, we have five fabulously fun activities to do in the warmth of your home this half term.

    HALF TERM ACTIVITY | NO CARVE PUMPKIN DECORATING

    Last October we showed you how to make these fun glittery pumpkins for Halloween, with no knives …

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    Binky’s top picks of her new collection

    September 29, 2017Behind The Scenes, Celebrity, Events, Lifestyle, New Collections, Uncategorised, Video

    We headed to Westminster’s Park Plaza Hotel, as we launched our gorgeous ‘With love From Binky’ Collection. We took the opportunity to catch up with our new brand ambassador to discuss her collection and why she decided to work with us… Watch the video below to see more.

    Our design team and  buyers have been working with the tv star since she was pregnant but it was a real treat to hear Binky telling everyone all about her capsule collection. As Binky …

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    The definitive age-by-age guide to toys!

    September 18, 2017Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    Children love to receive toys as a gift, making giving them even more satisfying. But it can be difficult to know which toys are best to buy which age, especially if the little one isn’t your own. Children go through different developmental stages as they grow up, meaning different toys will stimulate their brains and be fun for them. If you’re struggling to find that perfect toy look no further than our definitive age-by-age guide …

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    The 8 Mums You Will Meet At The School Gate

    August 29, 2017Lifestyle, Mum Life, Uncategorised

    Back to school season is officially here and if your child is set to start school this year, it’s time to prepare yourself for the mums you’ll be meeting at the gates. From the yummy Mummy who always looks stylishly put together to the always late Mum, discover the 8 mums you’re guaranteed to meet this term. Which one are you?

    #1 The All Involved Mum

    The all involved Mum is part of the PTA, she attends every …

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    How to Throw the Best (and Stress Free) Sleepover

    August 7, 2017Lifestyle, Things To Do, Uncategorised

    No summer holiday is complete without a sleepover with friends or cousins, that is why we have created this simple guide to throwing a fun and stress-free sleepover. Although children love sleepovers it can be a stressful experience for parents. Combining a mixture of over excited little ones, homesick feelings and the occasional argument over whose turn is next, a slumber party can be a stressful experience. But fear not, follow our simple steps and …

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    Thoughts every parent has over the summer holidays

    July 25, 2017Lifestyle, Mum Life, Uncategorised

    The summer holidays have arrived and for parents this can come with a real mix of emotions. Whether you can’t wait to spend 6 whole weeks playing in the garden with the little ones or you break out in a sweat at the idea of trying to juggle childcare and things to do, the summer holidays are always a interesting time for Mum and Dad. However you feel about the holidays we garuntee you will …

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    A Mums night off with This Is Mothership

    July 15, 2017Behind The Scenes, Events, Uncategorised

    If you hadn’t noticed, here at My 1st Years we love Mums, and we believe that having a child doesn’t have to stop you doing the things you loved pre-baby! That is why we teamed up with powerhouse Mummy duo, Sam and Gemma from This Is Mothership, to host a fun Mums Night Off event. We hosted the event at the Ruuby App’s luxury HQ and invited 30 of This is Mothership’s followers come along for a …

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