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    Highlights from our royal tea party!

    May 22, 2018Events, Uncategorised

    It’s been nearly three days on, and we at My 1st Years HQ are still basking in the glow of last week’s royal festivities! Not only did we love watching the magic of the royal wedding unfold (how cute were the little page boys and flower girls?!) but on Thursday we also hosted our very first My 1st Years royal tea party… and well, what a party it was!

    Held at the prestigious Lanesborough …

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    Fleur De Force | Getting into the Swing of Things: 3 Months In

    April 20, 2018Celebrity, Lifestyle, Mum Life, Uncategorised

    Words and images by Fleur De Force

    So as I sit down to write my third post for the My 1st Years blog, I’m genuinely thinking where on earth has the time gone? Little River is rapidly approaching the 4 month milestone and I have to say, while life with a baby has become a lot more ‘normal’ as we get used to being a family rather than just a couple, I wouldn’t necessarily say it’s …

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    How to Throw The Perfect Baby Shower

    April 13, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle, Tip of the Month, Uncategorised

    It was 8 months ago that your best friend sat you and your girls down to announce she was having a baby, since then you’ve been there while she cried with fear and excitedly purchased the cutest little shoes. But it’s come to that time when you need to plan the perfect baby shower, it’s a daunting experience, previously parties have been all about drinking and dancing and you’re not too sure how to organise a …

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    Introducing Our Limited Edition Royal Range

    April 6, 2018New Collections, Uncategorised

    From the moment the Duchess of Cambridge announced she was pregnant with her third child last September, we knew 2018 was going to be a big year for their royal highnesses, but even we’ve been surprised by just how exciting the royal calendar is shaping up! With two weddings penned in, a big 70th and a second royal arrival imminent, we’re well and truly spoilt for regal festivities this year. To celebrate all these hotly …

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    Top Picks of The Easter Event

    March 29, 2018Fashion, Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle

    Easter means lots of wonderful things – A glorious amount of chocolate, a double bank holiday, Spring sunshine (if we’re lucky!) and a whole load of wonderful shopping deals! As a special treat to get you in the spirit for all your weekend fun, today we’ve launched our Easter Event, with offerings of up to 50% off a wide range of selected items – including a number of our best-sellers! To give you a …

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    Last Minute Easter Gifts That Aren’t Chocolate

    March 28, 2018Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration

    We all love Easter, it’s a time of new beginnings, half terms and of course chocolate! But although we love to eat a sneaky chocolate egg or 5, the thought of our little ones filled up on sugary treats isn’t as appealing! With that in mind here at My 1st Years we have come up with a selection of gifts that look adorable, can be personalised and do not contain sugar. So let everyone else gift …

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    Our Top Spring Cleaning Tips

    March 25, 2018Lifestyle, Mum Life

    Last week marked the official start of Spring and whilst we acknowledge that the current frosty temperatures don’t quite put us in the mood to shed our Winter coats, we are still incredibly excited to start seeing the days get longer and (eventually) a little warmer!

    If you’re anything like us, the start of Spring gets you in the mood for all things new. As the trees begin to renew their leaves, it feels like the …

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    Mindfulness for Parents

    March 22, 2018Uncategorised

    By Emma Burns, Mindfulness and Yoga Teacher and Founder of Me Love Yoga  – www.meloveyoga.com.

    As a parent I believe the best way to teach our children to be mindful is to live mindfully ourselves, modelling the behaviour we want our children to emulate. It takes practice but when you feel negative emotions, perhaps annoyance, irritation, upset or anger at your child’s behaviour remember to S.T.O.P:

    S is for STOP

    Kristaps Grundsteins

    Simply pause. This can be the hardest step …

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