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Christmas is a busy time of year, and those of you with children are no doubt inundated with wishful lists filled with toys, games and pets that they’re hoping for on Christmas morning.
To help ease the stress of finding those little extras, we’ve chosen our top picks for kids that are sure to bring a smile to your little ones face.
Christmas traditions really make this festive time of year extra special, and there's really no other night quite as magical as Christmas Eve.
Take this day to enjoy your own traditions or make some new ones with these exciting ideas...
23rd December 1823
A Visit from St. Nicholas is published anonymously.
"Twas the night before Christmas, when all thro' the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there..."
20th December 1946
Christmas classic, It's a Wonderful Life, premieres in New York City.
Directed by Frank Capra, this classic bittersweet comedy/drama is considered one of the most loved films in America and has become a traditional viewing during the Christmas season.
13th December 2013
Today celebrates National Christmas Jumper Day!
"Make the world better with a sweater" and donate just £1 to Save The Children today.
Don your best novelty knitwear or just your favourite jumper with a bit of tinsel, anything goes!
Whether you're celebrating in your office, school or just out and about, wear you Christmas jumper with pride.
The staff here at Calendar Club UK are feeling very festive, just take a look for yourselves!
So it's nearly Christmas again which means family time, lots of food and... opening presents.
This week's 'Meme of The Week' takes a look at that excited feeling we get when it comes time to open those presents.
We've put together the best clips on the web that capture that feeling of joy (or disappointment) when ripping open gifts from our loved ones.
Christmas is less than 2 weeks away so make sure you don't miss your chance to visit Santa in his grotto along with all those magical Christmas markets for some last minute treats.
For the evening get ready for some great Christmas TV, including Celebrity Juice and of course the long awaited for X Factor final!
Check out what's on this weekend:
6th December 2013
Celebrated in many parts of Europe, today is St. Nicholas Day.
In Northern Europe St. Nicholas Day is a big day, with traditional celebrations including gifts left in children’s shoes.