Christmas dinner preparation: Looking for a way to avoid the usual Christmas Day stress? Mumsnetters' tips and tricks on everything from brining the turkey to make-ahead dishes should see you safely through.
Christmas 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: Christmas can be a difficult for separated parents - here, Lottie Lomas shares how her family have acclimatised, and why she'll be keeping Christmas alive in her home, despite not having her children with her.
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.
SolarAid: Imagine you had no electricity to light your home at night. No playtime or study time for your kids. No way to cook, to work, to live. Yet the magic of just one solar light can change everything.
The sales are coming! For the best chance of picking up a bargain, do your research: read Mumsnetters' tips when buying household appliances like washing machines - and share your own by adding a review.