• Personalised keepsake gifts that parents will love

    October 3, 2021Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Gifts

    When it comes to baby’s first year, the right keepsakes can make all the difference. You hear it all the time but the years really do fly and all of a sudden that baby isn’t so tiny anymore; this is where keepsakes come in. Whether it’s a specially designed photo album filled with pictures of their first smile or a special box to keep their first pair of socks safe, a personalised keepsake really is …

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  • All about Personalisation at My 1st Years

    October 2, 2021Behind The Scenes

    At My 1st Years, all of our gifts are personalised – it’s kind of our thing. From baby shower gifts to their first day of school, we know how important it is to celebrate every milestone – from the mini to the mighty. Keep reading to find out exactly how and why we do it. 

    Flock

    The simplest of all of our personalisation, we print your child’s name across the ears of their favourite bunny soft toys …

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  • Personalised toys your little ones will love

    September 28, 2021Gift Inspiration

    We all know that playtime is the best time, but it can be difficult to know which toy is the right choice for your child. Whether they’re just beginning to explore the world around them or looking for a new imaginative scenario to explore, we’ve got a toy for that. 

    Wooden Toys 

    Traditional and long-lasting, natural wooden materials give everyday toys a sustainable update. Ready for whatever they’re into, try a wooden walker to encourage their …

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  • Unusual Names for Autumn Babies

    September 28, 2021Advice, Inspiration, Parents-to-be, Real life

    Autumn is the season of golden crunchy leaves, pumpkin spiced lattes, and long walks in warm clothes. The most popular time to have a baby is between the September to November months and birth rates tend to rise during this period every year. With so many baby names to choose from, seasonal themed names offer parents a variety of quirky yet meaningful ones to draw from. 

    Here’s our list of unusual Autumnal baby names …

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  • Olympic Flags downloadable colouring pages

    July 27, 2021Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Things To Do

    The Summer Olympic Games 2020 have well and truly begun and there is no end to the incredible athletic achievement for the whole family to enjoy. From Tom Dean’s miraculous post-Covid swimming gold to Bermuda’s Flora Duffy and her historic first-ever gold for the tiny island nation, the games in Tokyo are already off to an inspiring start.

    If you are looking for more ways to bring the Olympics to life at home, our printable flag …

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  • How to celebrate Dad’s first Father’s Day

    June 8, 2021Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Lifestyle, Parenting

    Dad’s first Father’s Day will always be the most memorable, but there are steps that you can take to ensure that it’s the most special. While your little one isn’t old enough to tell Dad just how grateful they are to tell them yet, this year is about you showing him how much his partnership has meant to you through the early months of parenthood. Keep reading for our favourite ways to show first-time fathers …

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  • How to celebrate Pride Month as a family

    June 3, 2021Celebrate with us, Celebrations, How to, Lifestyle, Parenting, Real life

    June is Pride Month, the perfect opportunity to open up conversations with your children about LGBTQ+ topics. Whether you’re part of the community or actively raising a family of little allies, Pride isn’t just an event, it’s an ongoing effort to recognise, accept and celebrate love in all its forms. After a year of lockdowns, it feels more important than ever to open up to the people around us and to raise our children in …

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