Here at My 1st Years we are realistic about parenting and on a usual day it’s tough but on a day in lockdown it’s really tough! The strain is not only physical but it’s mental too and can often lead us to feeling a bit of a failure! That is why we have created these FREE parenting milestone cards to celebrate those smaller wins during the lockdown, because we know you are doing …
April 3, 2020How to, Lifestyle, Parenting, Things To Do, Uncategorised
April 2, 2020How to, Lifestyle, Parenting, Things To Do, Uncategorised
What a time for the weather to have got nicer?! The sun is shining and due to the global pandemic rather than heading to the play parks or on trips as a family to the coast we are spending the majority of our time keeping safe inside the home with our children. That is why we have collaborated with our friends at Pop up and Play Co. to show you this fun activity to do with little ones.
We know …
March 16, 2020Advice, How to, Information, Lifestyle, Parenting, Pets!, Real life, Things To Do, Uncategorised
If you have little ones and are starting to feel overwhelmed with information and guidelines regarding the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak then we’re here for you. With talk of schools and nurseries closing, having to work from home ourselves and ever-changing information online, it’s easy to feel stressed. As much as we all want to have our little ones safe and close by wrapped in cotton wool, we know that the thought of entertaining our …
Mothers, the most important people in our lives. With Mother’s Day around the corner, it can feel overwhelming trying to find the perfect gift to show the Mums and Mother-figures in your life just how much they mean to you. To make Mother’s Day extra special, we’ve partnered with our friends at Cowshed to bring you a range of exclusive gift sets that are guaranteed to please. Whether you’re shopping for your Mum, a new …
Looking for the perfect christening idea is a mind-field of silverware, classic books and tablewares. If you’re struggling to find that personal baby christening present, don’t worry our gifting experts here at My 1st Years are here to help.
A little one’s christening is always a momentous occasion, watching them be introduced into their faith is a special moment that you will want to cherish with the best christening gift idea. However, picking that perfect present is easier said …
March 6, 2020Celebrate with us, Celebrity, Lifestyle, Parenting, Real life, Uncategorised
Here at My 1st Years we are passionate about empowering women, in particular Mother’s and young girls. Without women we wouldn’t be where we are today: our team is made up of 82% women and our customers are 90% female, so we owe a lot to girl power! That is why we have launched #ThisMumCan this International Women’s Day!
Why This Mum Can?
Many of you tell us that one of the hardest parts of a becoming a …
February 21, 2020Advice, How to, Information, Lifestyle, Parenting, Uncategorised
Strong, healthy relationships are the cornerstone to a happy life and as a parent you want the very best for your kids. Learning how to be a good friend is key to help your child be confident and secure throughout their life. If you’ve ever worried about how your little one will make friends, we’re here to help.
Start them early
From the beginning, your children are learning from your behaviour. As they grow, babies begin to …
February 1, 2020Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, New Collections, Uncategorised
Babies are a precious gift so it’s important to get the right thing to mark their arrival. While it can be overwhelming trying to decide exactly what to buy (do they really need another baby-grow?), the most important part of any gift is the love with which it’s given. If the New Year has brought a new baby into your life, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve handpicked a selection of gifts to help …