It's been a miserable festive period for one woman, who's been stranded in her home on the Somerset Levels for more than a week.
She's been forced to live upstairs with no mains power and no clean water supply.
The only way our correspondent David Woodland could reach her was by canoe...
Three year old Elsa Sadler can't have a birthday party because the floods on the Somerset Levels mean her friends can't get there.
It's now more than two weeks since huge parts of Somerset were hit by the flooding and it could be many more before life returns to normal.
People living on the Somerset Levels, many of whom are cut off by the recent floods, are calling for regular dredging to solve the problem