In need of inspiration for presents? These gift guides for him, her and children are full of ideas, and every item can be purchased online, so there's no need to brave the shops.
Want a thoughtful, lasting present for friends or family? We've picked the best fiction and non-fiction titles to give as gifts this Christmas. There's something for all ages and all budgets.
After small but perfectly formed presents for your child's Christmas stocking? Browse our stocking filler ideas - nothing costs more than £7 and most are well under a fiver.
We've rounded up the much-anticipated adverts of 2013 for your viewing pleasure – grab the tissues.
Good tidings we bring for Christmas traditionalists: board games are back. Here's
our guide to the best of the bunch, based on Mumsnetters' recommendations. Don't forget to add your own reviews!
Furby? Teksta Puppy? Flutterbye Flying Fairy? Lego Star Wars? See which toys and gifts are topping the most-wanted lists this year, according to the UK's top toy retailers.
De-stress the whole flurry of Christmas fare with our recipes for party food, Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, Christmas pudding, mince pies and yule logs, starting with the Christmas cake.
After a traditional panto with a healthy sprinkling of audience participation? Or something a little different this year? See our selection of 10 outstanding pantomimes around the UK.
Use this budget planning tool and countdown-to-Christmas clock from the Money Advice Service to ensure your festive spending doesn't break the bank.
The annual nativity play is the stuff parenting memories are made of. Read on to enjoy Mumsnetters' accounts of the on-stage triumphs and tragedies, and the backstage drama...
Yes, you can make flavoured vodka in your dishwasher. See Mumsnetters' inventive recipes for homemade liqueurs. Nice to quaff at Christmas or to give as quality homemade presents.
Bust out the glue, glitter and assorted craft accessories and get the children stuck in to some of these easy Christmas craft suggestions.
Want to make the run-up to Christmas even more stressful by hand-crafting cards, making your own wreath and agonising over the theme for your Whimsical Homemade Tree? Step this way...
The MN Christmas appeal has become something of an annual tradition of life-affirming generosity, guaranteeing Christmas cheer all round. Find out how it all came about and bookmark this year's appeal thread.
Bust out the mince pies, pour the bubbly and slip on your dancing shoes. We've compiled our ultimate Christmas playlist, and it's a cracker.
Competing family obligations during Christmas can result in a lot of driving at a time when road conditions are at their worst. Find out how to be prepared for every eventuality.
Mumsnet Talk - Christmas
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Last updated: 04-Dec-2013 at 11:25 AM
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