• Expert advice: How to sleep train a newborn

    October 9, 2020Advice, Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle, Parenting

    About Jo Tantum, Baby Sleep Expert

    Meet Jo Tantum, Purflo’s resident sleep expert! Paediatric Sleep Consultant Jo Tantum, a previous Purflo customer herself and Mum of 1, has been working with babies and parents across the globe for more than 30 years. Jo was a key speaker at ‘The Baby Show’ for 7 years and a Sleep Expert for Prima Baby Magazine for 8 years. She has also appeared on GMTV, Richard and Judy, …

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  • What is a Worry Monster? …And why does your child need one?

    October 1, 2020Advice, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, How to, Information, Parenting, Real life

    As we live in an unusually uncertain world, your child is likely feeling out of sorts and unsettled. With changes at school and limited social contact on top of everyday challenges like new terms, making friends or even trying a new food, our little ones have a lot on their minds. 

    Childhood Anxiety

    Anxiety is a normal feeling that all humans experience, think of it as our brain’s alarm system. When something feels wrong or …

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  • Our Top Toys for Imaginative Play

    September 24, 2020Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle

    When it comes to playtime, your little one knows that their imagination is where it’s at. Imaginative play is a fun-filled way for children to find the magic in every day as they role play, act out different experiences and explore their own memories and dreams. 

    The best part? It’s also secretly educational! Imaginative play is essential for healthy development: little ones will giggle and grin while they practice decision making, work out the …

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  • The Best 1st Birthday Gift Ideas

    June 19, 2020Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration

    The 1st birthday is by far the most important, they may not remember the celebration in years to come, but it is a truly magical milestone for friends, family and of course the parents. If you don’t have your own children or it’s been some years since you have, picking the perfect present for a first birthday can be a challenge.

    Fear not, the gifting experts here at My 1st Years know the best gifts to …

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  • Father’s Day Gift Guide 2020

    June 15, 2020Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, Uncategorised

    Yes, Father’s Day 2020 falls in the middle of lockdown, but this celebration certainly isn’t cancelled. Dad deserves a quaran-treat more than ever this year, but what could he want? Whether you’re all together at home, enjoying a BBQ in the garden or going on a socially distanced walk, a gift given with love can go a long way to demonstrating your affection, especially when they can’t physically feel it.

    For their 1st Father’s Day

    Their …

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  • Top tips for a tidy nursery

    June 9, 2020How to, Lifestyle, New Collections

    Spring may be on its way out, but the need to clean feels never-ending. Whether you are expecting your first baby or forever picking up after your toddler, finding the right storage solution can make all the difference to the space you share with your family. For easy inspiration, we’ve rounded up our favourite products that avoid mess and control clutter.

    Go for simple storage bags

    When it comes to storing away your children’s things, a storage …

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  • Baby names with a positive meaning

    Baby Names with a Positive Meaning with SJ STRUM

    June 4, 2020Gift Inspiration, Information, Lifestyle, Parenting, Uncategorised

    We don’t need to remind you that the world is pretty uneasy right now, but if you’re due to have a baby anytime soon you may be looking for some positive baby names to represent the hope and joy they are bringing into your world through a dark and troubled time. That is why we teamed up with Baby Name Expert & Youtuber SJ Strum to share her list of baby names with a positive …

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  • Discover Purflo at My 1st Years

    May 27, 2020Gift Inspiration, New Collections, Uncategorised

    PURFLO | THE TRUSTED BRAND FOR BABY SLEEP

    Purflo launched its first product in 1997 after being started  by concerned new parents who wanted to create cleaner, safer and healthier sleeping environments for babies. Today, Purflo is still driven by its founding principles of safe sleep. The brands entire range is designed by safe sleep baby product experts. Purflo always goes the extra mile by ensuring its products are made from using hypoallergenic materials, using safe sleep guidelines …

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