Ho ho ho!
If that just filled you with dread it's not going to get any better.
Christmas is just a matter of weeks away (just under five weeks actually) and it's probably time to get cracking on Christmas presents.
But if the idea of hitting the shops, especially with the kids in tow, makes you more ho-hum than hi-ho, these ideas might help take a little pain out of the Christmas shopping pinch.
Make your own
Yes it's not necessarily the easiest thing to do especially
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