It's almost upon us for another year. Time to deck the halls, pump up the volume on the MN Christmas playlist and get the children stuck in to some craft-y decorations while you work out what still needs doing in the way of Xmas preparations.
Our final webchat guest of 2013 was Golden Globe winner Idris Elba, famous for his roles as Stringer Bell, Luther and, most recently, Nelson Mandela. He confessed to not knowing of MN before his webchat [shock] but assured us Mumsnet would be his "leading way to promote films from here on out".
Love making up stories for your children? Don't forget to enter this year's Mumsnet/Walker Books competition to see your story published in a beautifully illustrated book. This year, the theme is animals. Sharpen those pencils ...
Guest blog: Horrific sectarian violence in the Central African Republic has forced hundreds of thousands to flee. Save The Children's Justin Forsyth describes the situation on the ground - and asks for your help for those caught in the conflict.
Week-by-week guide: If you're expecting twins, double congratulations. To help you plan, here's the schedule of antenatal care you'll receive, to ensure you and your babies are healthy throughout your pregnancy.
Post a review of a household appliance by 7 January 2014 and you could win a 12-month subscription to SimplyCook, the new recipe box service. Once a month you'll get recipes and ingredients delivered to your door.
Local: There's still time to give something back to your community over the festive season - our Local editors have picked the best projects across the country to get involved in either now or in the New Year.
Baby name finder: Interest in baby names is at an all-time high in the wake of the royal arrival. Discover what 'your' name means, how common it is and what Mumsnetters predict for your child's future.
Wondering whether to test? Take a look at the most common signs and symptoms of pregnancy -from sore breasts to weeping over TV adverts - and if you're still not sure, mull it over on our Pregnancy Talk board.