2. Buy batteries, lots of them, as everything takes them!
3. De-clutter before the big day, otherwise toys will take over.
5. No matter what, packaging will be more exciting than the content!
6. Try to get breakfast out of the way before present opening.
7. Keep advent calendars out of reach, children learn quick & have the speed if light in opening them paper doors!
8. Avoid edible decorations on the christmas tree - common sense!
9. Charge cameras before hand flat batteries = moments lost
10. Keep the annoying toys till last.