The Elf on The Shelf Ideas

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What is Elf on the Shelf?

Elf on the Shelf is a Christmas Tradition. The tradition has a book and a elf doll. The book is poetic and in rhyme sharing the purpose of the Elf’s visits. The Elf visits each Thanksgiving. He/She goes and returns from the North Pole each evening. Every morning he can be found in a new location in the house. The Elf has been found in the refrigerator, fishing in the toilet, writing messages on the mirror or hanging from the lights. It is VERY IMPORTANT, the Elf is not touched each evening or his Christmas magic will be lost! Each family is able to name their special elf. The elves return to their home (Santa’s North Pole Work shop) every Christmas Eve. An Elf’s Story can also be found on DVD


Be sure to pick up these FREE Elf on the Shelf Printable Notes. Pin It to Pinterest.


Don’t forget the Bendable Elf on the Shelf Tutorial. Easy DIY (do it yourself) craft for making your elf move. Pin it to Pinterest.


Also grab more FREE Elf on the Shelf Printables – These are Adorable and even have a spot where you can write you own message! Pin to Pinterest


Speaking of printables, there is another cute one here. Personalized and print online this adorable and FREE Elf on the Shelf Note! Pin to Pinterest.


Be sure to Pin to Pinterest this Elf on the Shelf Tip! Set a calendar reminder daily on your smart phone at 10 PM (or whatever time you choose.) Use an acronym like EOTS so the kids don’t understand what it means. Pin to Pinterest.



Coming all November and December month long…. Stay tuned for DOZENS of Elf on the Shelf Ideas!

Elf Build a SnowmanPin to Pinterest

Make Your Own Elf NotePin to Pinterest

Elf Niceness Alert Pin to Pinterest

Elf is Stuck in Laundry (FREE NOTE) – Pin to Pinterest

Elf is in the FreezerPin to Pinterest

Classroom Elf on the ShelfPin to Pinterest

Elf if Held Captive by Dinosaurs Pin to Pinterest

Elf is Stuck in a Jar – Pin to Pinterest

Mrs. Claus Sends CookiesPin to Pinterest

Elf Makes a Rudolph Family Pin to Pinterest

Elf is Sleeping – Pin to Pinterest

Elf is Sven (plus more FREE Frozen Photo Backdrops) – Pin to Pinterest

How to Train Your Dragon – Pin to Pinterest

Elf is a MechanicPin to Pinterest

Elf is Captured by LEGOsPin to Pinterest

Elf is Under the Mistle ToePin to Pinterest

Elf Bakes CookiesPin to Pinterest

Elf Swings on a Tire SwingPin to Pinterest

Elf Recreates a Photo Booth with Barbie Pin to Pinterest

Elf Cradles Baby Jesus Pin to Pinterest

Elf Cocoa Marshmallow BathPin to Pinterest

Elf Plays in a Rock Band with Soup CansPin to Pinterest

Elf Makes a Snow Angel out of Sprinkles Pin to Pinterest

Elf Goes Online ShoppingPin to Pinterest

Elf Drinks from an Ornament Pin to Pinterest

Common Core Elf on the Shelf Pin to Pinterest

Elf Rides the Ferris Wheel Pin to Pinterest

North Pole or Bust Elf Pin to Pinterest

Elf Plays Elsa in Frozen – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Makes Christmas CardsPin to Pinterest

Elf is a Thanksgiving Turkey Pin to Pinterest

Elf Dresses as a Toiletpaper SnowmanPin to Pinterest

Elf Gets Caught in Some Hair Bows – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Play Go FishPin to Pinterest

Elf Drinks for an OrangePin to Pinterest

Elf Plays for MoneyPin to Pinterest

Elf is Tied Up with Washi Tape – Pin to Pinterest

Elf is Stuck in the Mixer – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Makes Q-Tip Snowflakes – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Delivers a PackagePin to Pinterest

Elf Hangs from an UmbrellaPin to Pinterest

Elf Gets Stuck in the Phone – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Gets Stucks in the Computer – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Goes Camo in the Tree – Pin to Pinterest

Elf is Tied Up  – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Plays wiht a Peg Board  – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Rides a Jet Ski and Saves a Mermaid  – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Shops for ToysPin to Pinterest

Elf  Hosts a Tea PartyPin to Pinterest

Elf Pretends to be a Flower – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Plays with Flamingos – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Fixes the Barbie Car – Pin to Pinterest

Elf SingsPin to Pinterest

Elf Makes the World Go AroundPin to Pinterest

Elf Feeds the Birds Pin to Pinterest

Elf Friends a SpinderPin to Pinterest

Elf Meets SnowmenPin to Pinterest

Elf Makes some CocoaPin to Pinterest

Elf Counts Down the Days until ChristmasPin to Pinterest

Elf Measures Naughty and NicePin to Pinterest

Elf in Flight with FREE Printables Pin to Pinterest

FREE Blank Elf on the Shelf PrintablePin to Pinterest

Elf Does Laundry with FREE PrintablesPin to Pinterest

Elf Goes Fishing with FREE PrintablesPin to Pinterest

Elf Makes a Gum Drop BallPin it to Pinterest

Elf Sews with the SingerPin it to Pinterest

Elf Paints his PortraitPin it to Pinterest

Elf Goes Fishing in the Play Kitchen Sink Pin to Pinterest (don’t forget the Step2 Kitchen Sale)

7 Lesson from Elf on the Shelf Pin to Pinterest

Elf on the Shelf Gift Guide Pin to Pinterest

Elf Goes on Dancing with the Stars – Pin to Pinterest

Elf Toilet Papers the Christmas TreePin it to Pinterest

Elf Makes Coffee Pin to Pinterest

Elf Reads a Book to Friends Pin to Pinterest

Elf Gets SickPin to Pinterest

Elf Brings Some Dollie & Me PJs Pin to Pinterest (Dollie & Me Sales)

Elf Goes to the Rodeo Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Shares the Reason for the SeasonPin to Pinterest

Elf  on the Coach Carriage RidePin to Pinterest

Elf Saves Neverland and Tinkerbell Pin to Pinterest

Elf Plays a Game Pin it to Pinterest

Snow Balls Anyone with FREE Printable – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Decorates the Tree – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Swings from a Trapeze Candy Cane – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Gets Dolled Up Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Goes Shopping – Pin it to Pintereset

Elf Eats Popcorn and Catches a Movie – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Clips Coupons and Saves Money – Pin it to Pinterest

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Pin it to Pinterest

I do not like green eggs and ham, I do not like them Elf I am – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Leaves a Message in Flour – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Makes a Thanksgiving Appearance – Pin it to Pinterest

Have a Little Faith – Pin it to Pinterest

The Doc is In – Doc McStuffins Fixes Elf  – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Eats the Halloween Candy – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Goes Duck Dynasty – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Takes a Nap – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Goes Camping – Pin it to Pinterest

Under the Sea – Pin it to Pinterest

The Big Toy Catalog – Pin it to Pinterest

The One Man Band  – Pin It to Pinterest

Trip to Disney – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Brings Flowers – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Goes to the Beach – Pin it to Pinterest

Hiding in the Thanksgiving Bush – Pin it to Pinterest

Buddy the Elf on Facebook – Pin it to Pinterest

Date Night – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Babysits – Pin it to Pinterest

Rub-A-Dub-Dub There’s an Elf in Our Tub – Pin it to Pinterest

Say Cheese – Pin to Pinterest

The Flight of the Butterfly – Pin it to Pinterest

Here’s My Number, So Call Me Maybe – Pin it to Pinterest

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer – Pin it to Pinterest

Leaving on a Jet Plane” – Pin it to Pinterest

The Pet Sitter – Pin it to Pinterest

Road Trip – Pin it to Pinterest

Elf Gifts, Accessories, Games and More

Elf on the Shelf Game Day Jersey

Elf on the Shelf Chef Apron Set

Elf on the Shelf Polka Dot Skirt

Elf on the Shelf Snowflake Skirt

Elf on the Shelf Tutu

Elf on the Shelf A Birthday Tradition (great for a November or December Birthday!)

Elf on the Shelf Presents An Elf’s Story Sound Book

The Elf off the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition Gone Bad

Set of 25 Santa’s Official Naughty and Nice List Certificate

Elf on The Shelf Hide and Seek Game

Elf on The Shelf Naughty or Nice Board Game

The Elf on the Shelf Lunch box with Puzzle Pieces

Elf on the Shelf Ornament

Elf on The Shelf Flicker Night Light

Elf on the Shelf Plug in Bubble Night Light

Elf on the Shelf LED Candle

Elf on the Shelf Advent Calendar

An Elf’s Story DVD

Online you can find ENDLESS Elf on the Shelf Accessories, Books, Games and Toys.



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