It’s a well-known fact that sweet dreams are made of the perfect night-time routine… which might explain why getting little ones to sleep is often so difficult! Evenings with toddlers generally don’t have a singular pattern and that can make getting them to switch off a hard task when night-time comes around. Sleep can get even harder for toddlers (and parents!) when there’s a newborn around because although the excitement which surrounds a fresh addition is wonderful, …
September 7, 2018Lifestyle, Mum Life
Who doesn’t love a picnic? Putting down a blanket and tucking into tasty sandwiches and juicy strawberries with the sun shining down – it really is the best feeling. If you love to dine al fresco you’re in luck as the heatwave shows no signs of leaving. Whether you live in the North of England or the South West coastline we have found a spot for your family to enjoy a yummy picnic.
Heaton Park – …
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 …
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 …
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 …
June 7, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, New Collections, Uncategorised
Father’s Day is fast approaching and let’s face it, with feeding babies and managing temper tantrums we have enough to think about without considering what the best Father’s Day gift from children is! Nevertheless, we know that Dad’s are often swept under the rug and it really is time to give all those wonderful Father’s a special treat to show how much you love them. Whether it’s a first Father’s Day or an awesome Grandad …
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 …
The Christmas holidays are here! That means spending 2 whole weeks with our excited children, fuelled by the sugar of festive chocolates! Great… We all know that entertaining little ones on their school holidays can be costly, and on top of all the Christmas gifts you’ve had to buy, it is always an expensive time of year. With almost a quarter of all parents spending between £250 and £500 per child on Christmas gifts, it’s time to …