The holiday season is upon us !

Time to relax, take a break and celebrate life away from deadlines and responsibilities! Holidays are the time to reconnect, with your parents, siblings you haven’t seen in a while, or catch up and relive memories with old friends. Let us help you make the most of this time with some of our best ideas:

Cook with the Fam

Children's First Cookbook: Have Fun in the Kitchen!: Why not spend the mornings preparing exciting an exciting meal with the kids. Whip up a sweet snack or cook Christmas dinner for your loved ones.

Gordon Ramsay's Ultimate Home Cooking: Prepare a meal at home completely from scratch with the expertise of Gordon Ramsay himself for your big holiday feast!

Fun with the Kids

Enid Blyton's Christmas Stories: Bring the spirit of Christmas alive with some of Enid Blyton’s greatest holiday stories. From Santa’s fascinating workshop to the joy of getting presents, bring the magic of the holidays to the kids through their imaginations.

The Lost Art of Having Fun: 286 Games to Enjoy with Family and Friends: Forget your computers and playstations, go back to the time of old-school fun and indulge in creative games to bring the kids and family together.

Rediscover Yourself

Forty Rules of Love: We’ve all been lost at some point in life. This book is the epitome of rediscovering life: finding love and inspiration in the most unexpected way.

Wild : Whether you go on a vacation or spend the holidays at home, this book will keep you hooked as you go on a journey of self-discovery and clarity with the author.

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