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An Advent Calendar of Mumsnet Blogs

Christmas tree

Christmas is just around the corner and it's time for a blogging treat. Click on our advent calendar each day in December to get a Christmas post from a Mumsnet blogger and a little seasonal joy. 

We'll tweet the advent post each day as #MBNadvent, so keep an eye out for great recipes, crafty tips, snowy songs and heart-warming writing.

Felt gingerbread house1st
Make a felt gingerbread house

Make a Shepherd's costume
Make a lovely shepherd's costume

Heart-warming advent
A heartwarming post: the true meaning of Advent 

Giving a present
Gift ideas for the man in your life (with a sense of humour)

Vegetarian christmas filo pie5th
A festive vegetarian recipe - asparagus, walnut & brie filo pie

Christmas turkey6th 
Why we eat turkey at Christmas -  a literary interpretation

clay nativity figures, mary joseph jesus7th 
Make nativity figures out of Fimo clay

Christmas wrapping suggestion8th
Wrapping it all up

Elf on the shelf
Elf on the shelf adventures

Golden key on christmas tree
Don't have a chimney? Help Santa with a golden key

Star mince pies
Make these starry-eyed mince pies

snowflake cookie christmas tree decoration
Christmas cookies to decorate your tree

Festive packed lunch13th
A festive packed lunch

Christmas decorations14th
Thrifty decorations inspired by the great outdoors

Silver Christmas Tree15th
A beautiful children's book that we hadn't heard of

Gold dress16th
10 brilliant party dresses for all budgets

homemade christmas santa sack17th
Make your own Christmas Santa sacks

Christmas gravy
A great Christmas gravy recipe with video

microphone christmas carol concert
A touching tale of bravery and pride at the school carol service

Christmas cake presents
Presents you can eat - cute decorated cakes

Christmas angel21st
A lovely tradition - secret angels to help you through advent

santa sleigh made of sweets and chocolate22nd
A sweet sleigh for your festive table

magic reindeer dust23rd
Home-made magical reindeer dust

Christmas santa sack24th
Christmas Eve - when the magic happens


Merry Christmas from Mumsnet Bloggers HQ!

Check out Christmas over at Mumsnet for more treats and tips

Last updated: 24-Dec-2012 at 10:34 AM