How to Have Your Best Christmas EVER! - The Ultimate Christmas Planning Guide

This year is guaranteed to be your best Christmas yet with our completely fool-proof plan.  We've covered when to do what so you don't forget a single thing, got the ultimate Christmas shopping list for you, as well as recipes, gift guides, and those essential dates to remember.  We can even tell you how to avoid Christmas stress.  Read on and bookmark this page so that 2016 will be your best Christmas ever!

Christmas Planning Guide

Follow our week-by-week guide for tips on what to do when.  This really is the no-stress guide to all those essential Christmas tasks.  Don't worry, we've covered everything!

Sunday 6th November         7 weeks till Christmas Day

Sunday 13th November       6 weeks till Christmas Day

Sunday 20th November       5 weeks till Christmas Day

Sunday 27th November       4 weeks till Christmas Day

Sunday 4th December         3 weeks till Christmas Day

Sunday 11th December       2 weeks till Christmas Day

Sunday 18th December       1 week till Christmas Day

Thursday 22nd December   3 days till Christmas Day

Christmas Food

Whether it's the chestnuts for the sprouts or the batteries for the new toys, you always forget something!  Welcome to the Ultimate Christmas shopping list, everything you could possibly need.  Follow this and you won't forget anything

If you are looking for some inspiring new ideas, have a look at our preview of the delicious food on offer at Asda this Christmas.  Look out for more info on great food, and more from Asda, over the coming weeks.

Whether you want to get ahead and fill your freezer with some easy see-you-through to New Year recipes, or are wondering what's the best option for Christmas Day breakfast for your guests, we have lots of recipes to keep you busy.

And don't miss our guide to essential Christmas dates for when to place your festive food orders (now in some cases!)  Just follow our cheeky Champagne trick to reserve your slot!
If you're looking for inspiration, see our list of Christmas recipes here.

Christmas Presents

Look out for our ever-popular Christmas gift guides which start very soon, and are sure to have the perfect thing for everyone on your list.

Fed up of the consumerist culture of seemingly endless toy adverts?  (We ban commercial TV for several weeks!)  Try these brilliant non-toy but still fab present ideas for kids.

And if you have some free time, why not consider one of our great ideas for home-made Christmas gifts?

And don't forget to enter our competitions