Create your own Christmas Popper toy using a slice of bread and M&M candies. This silly popper idea for The Elf on the Shelf is the perfect sensory toy using prop supplies you have on hand! New creative, funny, and original Ideas for Family Elves daily.
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The Elf on the Shelf has been up to some mischievous shenanigans again, and this time, he’s taken creativity to a whole new level! Move over, traditional poppers toys – our family elf has concocted a laugh-out-loud masterpiece using a surprising combination: bread and M&M candies. Brace yourselves for the “M&M Bread Poppers Extravaganza” – an idea that will have your kids giggling and pushing their way to holiday fun.
Funny Poppers Toy Idea for The Elf on the Shelf
It’s super simple to make this proper idea. Wondering what a toy popper is? Know the background before you get started. A popper is a sensory toy for kids made of bubbles on the front and back. Kids push the buttons/bubbles in and out.
- The Elf on the Shelf Doll
- Cardstock or paper (this is the best cardstock which is perfect for your printables)
- Sliced Break
- Pen or Marker
- Poppers Bubble Toys
The Kitchen Magic
Picture this: The Elf on the Shelf has turned into a prankster, complete with a very silly idea and a mischievous grin. In the heart of the kitchen, the Scout Elf has gathered a slice of bread and an assortment of colorful M&M candies. What could he possibly be up to?
Bread as the Unlikely Star
Move over gourmet pastries and fancy desserts! Our holiday visitor has chosen the humble slice of bread as the main attraction for this poppers extravaganza. But not just any bread – it’s the canvas for a holiday masterpiece. Placing it strategically, Santa’s helper has created a makeshift poppers toy that is both unexpected and hilarious.
M&M Candy Magic
Now, here comes the sweet twist: M&Ms! The little guy has lined the bread with these bite-sized candies, turning them into the bubbles of our poppers creation. The vibrant colors and chocolatey goodness make it a visually enticing and delicious treat for the eyes.
The Popping Action
What makes this holiday idea a riot is that kids get to experience the joy of popping without the traditional plastic contraption. With a gentle push, the M&M candies nestled in the bread create a satisfying “pop”. It’s a sensory delight that will have your children engaged and entertained.
Easy Setup for Parents
One of the best parts about this Christmas elf idea is that it’s an incredibly easy idea for parents to set up. No need for elaborate setups or hard-to-find props. All you need is a slice of bread and a handful of M&Ms – items most households already have. Just arrange them strategically, and let the magic unfold! Add a few toy poppers for kids around this scene.
Capturing the Moment
Make sure to capture the priceless expressions on your kids’ faces when they discover the little guy’s culinary creation. This simple yet effective setup is sure to bring joy and laughter to your home during the festive season. Share on Instagram and tag @FrugalCouponLiving with hashtag #FrugalCouponLiving.
This holiday season, let The Elf on the Shelf be the source of not just mischief but also creativity and laughter. The “M&M Bread Poppers Extravaganza” is a delightful twist on a classic toy, and its simplicity makes it a win-win for both parents and kids. So, set the stage for some poppin’ fun, and let the holiday hilarity ensue!
More Candy Ideas
Who doesn’t love games more than The Elf on the Shelf? Lay out your very own candy crush board made out of real candy! This post has more Christas elf candy ideas too!
Grab candy and a mallet and try out The Elf on the Shelf Candy Crush – literal – idea.
Utensils are so last year. Take a look at this idea for The Elf on the Shelf. The Christmas visitor fills the utensil drawer in the kitchen with… you guessed it, candy! This fun idea is easy to set up.
Keep the candy theme going with red and white peppermint candies – aka candy canes! Easily get through two weeks of ideas for The Elf on the Shelf with candy canes. Over one dozen candy cane ideas for your funny Scout Elf.
As a hint of what is to come before doing this bubbles popper idea, have the little guy lost in a bag of M&Ms the day before!
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Christmas Resources for The Elf on the Shelf
Here at Frugal Coupon Living, our mission is to make The Elf on the Shelf season a breeze. We’re no newcomers to the Scout Elf game, boasting over a decade of experience. With a dedicated fan club spanning these ten years, we’ve curated a treasure trove of delightful ideas for your holiday season. Our collection of The Elf on the Shelf resources are your one-stop-shop for crafting the most memorable Scout Elf moments for your family as well. Join us in making this Christmas truly magical!
What is The Elf on the Shelf?
Embrace the cherished Christmas tradition of The Elf on the Shelf, which revolves around a captivating storybook and an adorable Scout Elf doll. This enchanting book, filled with poetic rhymes, unveils the purpose behind the Scout Elf’s visits.
Like clockwork, the little red visitor graces our homes each Thanksgiving and embarks on a nightly journey to and from the North Pole. Every morning, the thrill lies in discovering the Scout Elf in a brand-new, imaginative hiding spot within the house. From peeking out of the refrigerator to fishing in the sink, leaving mirror messages, or swinging from the lights, the North Pole Visitor’s antics never cease to amuse. But remember, there’s a cardinal rule to uphold: never touch the Scout Elf, for it’s the key to preserving their Christmas magic! Each family has the privilege of christening their very own Scout Elf with a special name. Finally, as Christmas Eve dawns, these loyal Scout Elves bid us farewell, returning to their North Pole workshop alongside Santa, awaiting their next wondrous adventure
More Helpful The Elf on the Shelf Ideas Links
Frugal Coupon Living has earned its reputation as the ultimate destination for The Elf on the Shelf ideas. We take pride in our ability to consistently bring joy by relocating our beloved North Pole visitor year after year. With an extensive collection of printable concepts, essential resources, delightful Scout Elf shenanigans, and much more, consider us your go-to resource for maintaining your holiday spirit and sanity throughout the entire Christmas season.
Explore the handy The Elf on the Shelf links to unleash your creativity, access free printables, and find answers to your Scout Elf inquiries.
- The Elf on the Shelf Ideas – A comprehensive starter guide encompassing all things Scout Elf, featuring some of our top posts and downloadable content.
- Largest List of The Elf on the Shelf Ideas – Boasting over 1,000 imaginative The Elf on the Shelf concepts, this ever-expanding list receives daily additions throughout November and December.
- The Elf on the Shelf Questions and Answers – Whether you’re a novice with a Scout Elf or need a refresher on The Elf on the Shelf rules, peruse our frequently asked questions to become an instant Scout Elf expert.
- Free Christmas Elf Ideas Printables – Sign up for our emails and seize the opportunity to obtain these complimentary Christmas Elf digital downloads, aiding your ideas for the elf-repositioning season. These include a calendar, notes, coloring pages, inspiring ideas, and more.
- DIY Bendable The Elf on the Shelf – Transform your Scout Elf into a versatile poser with this simple, no-sew tutorial on creating a bendable Scout Elf.
- Christmas Elf Ideas Shop with Digital Downloads – Explore one of the finest shops brimming with printable resources to elevate your holiday season.
- Ideas Emails – Receive daily emails featuring fresh ideas to enhance your Elf Moving Committee ideas and holiday experience.
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