Santa's little helper has a great sense of humour!
There are some tactics to revive them if you accidentally touch the scout.
Because we already can't wait to say good-bye.
A Thrifty Mom
Short answer: However the heck you like!
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These simple, but genius ideas will be your lifesaver this holiday season.
How to name your elf, make him bendy and more.
The number one rule of Elf on the Shelf is no touching!
"You used to call me on my Elf Phone."
A Utah dad brought the Christmas tradition to life using his adorable four-month-old son.
Here are some creative monikers to inspire you!
Ho! Ho! Ho-ly cow, is that elf watching me at work?
You can't unsee these photos.
It's time to shelf that elf for good.
We're here to help you with elf shenanigans!
You'll never look at Elf on the Shelf the same way again.
Here's what you need to know about this holiday tradition.
The one question parents always ask.
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From marshmallow bubble baths to thoughtful notes, these first day Elf on the Shelf ideas are guaranteed to excite your kids!
Keep a few of these in your back pocket for those nights when you just don't have any more ideas.
We've already gone public on how creeped out we are about Elf on the Shelf in general, but after seeing some of these naughty ideas for adults, we're kind of getting the appeal. The whole point of Elf...
The "Elf on the Shelf" has become synonymous with the holiday season. The little helper is meant to act as Santa's spy during the holidays; parents set it up at different places around the house to ke...
If your're familiar with the Elf on the Shelf phenomenon and for some reason seem to enjoy it, you may have to stop reading this post. Because we're going to be upfront: there is something very creep...
At first, I was a skeptic. I'd read the blogs, the warnings and the curses that were written about Elf on the Shelf. I could feel the hate. This elf would leave terror and anarchy in his wake. He'd behave badly. In short, he'd be a pain in the...
RCMP in Newfoundland and Labrador have adapted the popular Elf on the Shelf to warn against drunk driving, in a Facebook campaign that has gone viral. As part of its public awareness campaign, the...
I am of the mind that parenting, when done correctly, involves delicately hopping over the line between imaginative play and outright deception. But man, does this time of year challenge even me. I'm not saying parents shouldn't indulge in the Yuletide traditions, old and new. But at this point, I'm not sure about how to handle the Santa thing once the hard questions come.