Did you know elves have friends. This might even be friends you have at home. Have fun with this cute chalkboard Elf on the Shelf friends idea – “elves are your friends.” New creative, funny, and original Elf on the Shelf Ideas daily.
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You’ve got a friend in me! It doesn’t have to be a Toy Story Elf ideas to have make friends with elf. Get to know Elf on the Shelf’s friends and learn about fun ideas with elf’s friends.
Does Elf on the Shelf have friends?
The Elf on the Shelf does have friends. Just because your family has one elf, doesn’t mean the Elf lacks friends. Sometimes when the elf works (visits families during the Christmas season), the elf doesn’t travel with friends. However there are times where Elf Mates might come with Elf. Elf friends can take all shapes and sizes. They might look just like Scout Elf and wear a red hat and red body, they might be other colors like purple, green, blue, camo or black.
What are fun things Elf on the Shelf can do with Friends?
There are plenty of things the elves can do with friends.
- Make Toys
- Bake Cookies
- Play Games
- Make Gingerbread Houses
- Elf Neighbor’s homes
- Wrap Presents
- Read Books
- Travel Together
You can see Elf on the Shelf ideas for multiple elves.
Elves are your Friends Idea
Of course elf can also make new friends. In this fun idea, use a chalk board and a few of your child’s own friends to make this fun idea.
Repeat after me – elves are your friends!
- The Elf on the Shelf Doll
- Stuffed Animals
- Optional: Cardstock or paper (this is the best cardstock which is perfect for your Elf printables)
- Optional: Markers
For this fun, elf friend idea, lay out a few of your child’s favorite lovies and stuffed animals – that will make this more fun.
Write on a chalk board (or use a paper and marker) “Elves are your friends.”
Have Elf holding a bamboo skewer or wooden stick as if teaching a lesson.
Easy-peasy. You’re done.
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Elf on the Shelf Resources
At Frugal Coupon Living, our goal, to create an easy Elf on the Shelf season for you. This is not our first year of having an Elf in the home. With over eight years of Elf ideas, we have created a rather large Elf on the Shelf fan club full of new Elf on the Shelf ideas. These Elf on the Shelf resources are all you need to create the best Elf ideas.
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 touch 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.
More Helpful Elf on the Shelf Links
Some call Frugal Coupon Living the biggest resource for all things Elf on the Shelf. While we don’t want to brag, we will. We have move our red little North Pole friend for year after year. We have created plenty of free printables, must have resources, inspirational Elf links and more. Use us at a platform to keep your sanity through the entire Christmas season.
Use the helpful Elf on the Shelf links to come up with create ideas, grab free printables, and answer Elf on the Shelf Questions.
- Elf on the Shelf Ideas – a Starter guide to all things elf including some of our top post ideas and Elf on the Shelf digital downloads.
- Largest List of Elf on the Shelf Ideas – Now over 600 Elf on the Shelf ideas. New ideas added daily during November and December.
- Elf on the Shelf Questions and Answers – Are you just beginning with an Elf? Could you use a refresher of all the Elf rules. Take a look at frequently asked elf on the shelf questions to get started. You will immediately be an Elf expert.
- Free Elf on the Shelf Printables – Sign up for our emails and grab these free Elf digital downloads to help you during the Elf season. Includes an Elf calendar, notes, Elf coloring pages, encouraging ideas and more.
- DIY Bendable Elf on the Shelf – Want your Elf to do all sorts of positions. This is an easy no-sew bendable Elf on the Shelf tutorial.
- Elf Shop with Digital Downloads – This is one of the best Elf shops full of printable resources to perfect the holiday season.
- Elf on the Shelf Emails with New Ideas Daily – Each day we will write you with a new Elf on the Shelf idea as well as links to Elf on the shelf resources and sometimes hidden coupon codes and freebies!
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