Christmas is coming: Panicking about those presents you're still to find? Fear not - we've got it covered. From treats you can whip up with the kids this weekend to books to suit all ages and literary tastes. We've even got tips on how to wrap them all up.
Food: Whether you're prepping for the big day, or looking for some festive treats to get you in the mood, we've got all the recipes and tips you need - from party nibbles and edible gifts to seasonal tipples.
Guest post: So much of the run-up to Christmas is about sensory delight - but what if your child cannot see or hear? Blogger Jane Ring describes how they've adapted festivities for their deafblind daughter, Chloe.
Guest post: Following the sentencing of Bernadette Smyth, Dawn Purvis - the Director of Marie Stopes Northern Ireland, whom Smyth harassed - says it's essential that women can access abortions without fear.
It's the weekend before Christmas - just the right time to spend an hour (or two) on a Christmas craft project. We've got gorgeous wrapping ideas and last minute decorations - perfect for getting the kids involved.
Fancy a luxurious overnight stay for two to start the new year? At the Jesmond Dene House Hotel, you'll get bed and breakfast, plus a glass of champagne. To enter, simply write a review. What are you waiting for?
The Hour of Code introduces individuals to coding in a fun and engaging way through tutorials - such as creating your own Angry Bird or learning to code with Elsa from Frozen - whilst also furthering digital understanding for the future.