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Let’s have a bit of fun putting Grinch on a bench. Today we are putting together some fun Elf on the Shelf Grinch ideas and including a free printable bad Santa Grinch. This allows you to use any of your favorite Grinch ideas for the holidays and pair it along side your Elf on a Shelf during Christmas time.
What is Grinch on a Bench?
First, a Grinch is a naughty green monster often seen during the Christmas season. The Grinch is the bah-humbug or Ebenezer Scrooge of Christmas spirit. Inspired by the Grinch fictional character created by Dr. Seuss in How the Grinch Stole Christmas, you can now purchase a Grinch on a Bench. This blends two things – Elf on the Shelf and Grinch. This is not part of the Scout Elf on the Shelf brand and (quite honestly) I would imagine this Grinch doll will not last long as it looks very similar to our beloved Santa’s Scout Elves.
Elf on the Shelf Bad Santa Grinch
You’re a mean one, Mr. Grinch! Have fun creating an easy Elf idea with the Grinch.
- The Elf on the Shelf Doll
- Elf on the Shelf Grinch Printable (see below)
- Optional: Picture Frame
- Optional Tape
Putting together this Naughty Elf on the Shelf prank idea with the bad Santa Grinch is very simple. Print our free digital download. Place inside a picture frame or tape it to the wall or another resource.
This printable works best with a fun idea. You can extend this Grinch Elf on the Shelf idea with our bad Santa printable. Take a look at these fun Grinch ideas for Elf on the Shelf and use your bad Santa Grinch printable as a prop for any of the bad ideas below (or should we say good?)
More Elf on the Shelf Grinch Ideas
If naughty and the word Christmas are combined, then you have a green monster. The Grinch is a Christmas icon and the representation of all all things naughty during the Christmas season. We found some of the best Elf on the Shelf ideas with the Grinch.
In these Grinch Elf on the Shelf ideas, create naughty Elf antics and a bit of mischief with a furry green grump.
Stink, stank stunk! Bring your own printable Elf on the Shelf Bathroom spray.
Create a Grinch Elf on the Shelf Breakfast.
Use this Christmas décor and place Grinch Stuffed in a Tree.
Grinch traps a miniature Elf on the Shelf in a clear ornament. This funny idea comes from James Meebles on Instagram. Shop her Etsy shop too for miniature Elf props.
Use Google to print a Grinch face and tape it to your Elf on the Shelf. Wrap Elf’s body in fuzzy green eyelash yarn. (As seen on Pinterest.)
Tie your elves up in this silly Elf ideas with multiple Elf dolls.
Take a boat ride on Grinch lake using green food coloring. (We have Kids.)
Instead of Christmas day, celebrate Grinch day. Host a Grinch day with plenty of naughty activities and antics from a toy Grinch. (Carolyn’s Creative Classroom)
In this hilarious photo, catch the bad Grinch in a Jar! This Elf can declare victory.
Uh oh, the Grinch has arrived to take any Christmas cheer.
Do you have older kids? Turn your Elf on a Shelf into a bunch of bones. For this terrible Elf idea, use ketchup and roast chicken bones to make a perfect elf-shaped skeleton. This elf formation of a skeleton would be a bad parent idea for any younger kids as it would send a wrong message. However, it makes a nice joke for older kids who might enjoy a little bit of humor when it comes to Santa’s little helper. (Source)
When all is said and done, make sure you add the Grinch’s name on the naughty list.
It’s time for Grinch on a Bench – Time out for these Grinches! After any of these ideas, make sure you add Grinch to the naughty list in this fun printable. You can add Elf to the nice list for tackling that negative behavior.
Where can I buy a Grinch?
For many of these silly little joke Elf ideas, you will need to purchase a Grinch online or in a local store. We found some of the cutest, we mean ugliest, Grinch dolls to create the greatest naughty Elf on the Shelf Grinch ideas.
- Grinch on a Bench
- How the Grinch Stole Christmas Plush and Book
- Santa Grinch Plush Doll
- 16″ Grinch Santa Claus
- Grinch Doll with Red and White Stripe Scarf
- 20″ Green Stuffed Grinch
- Ugly Grinch Newborn Doll
- Grinch Figurines Set
Also look at these cute Grinch Elf props including a Grinch Elf doll, Grinch Elf Skirt and Grinch Elf Sweater. Some of these items might not last long as they are limited in quantity or very similar to the special Scout Elf Brand dolls.
Our most popular Elf on the Shelf printables can be found in our Elf Store. Shop Elf costumes, our Elf Twister board, Jokes for Kids, our Magic Shrinking Machine and so much more!
Free Elf on the Shelf Grinch Bad Santa Printable
We also love sharing Elf on the Shelf free printables! Download this free Elf on the Shelf printable Grinch. This bad Santa is adorable. In fact, Santa is obviously a fraud in a police line up. Anyone recognize that green guy?
Insert your free printable digital download in a picture frame, hang from the fridge, or use with some of the above Elf Grinch ideas.
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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 to celebrate the spirt of Christmas. The holiday 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!
Follow on social media! Take a look at the Elf on the Shelf Pinterest Board. Tell us what you are doing with your Elf on the Shelf this season. Is there an Elf idea we haven’t tried? Do you have any Elf on the Shelf questions. Leave a comment here or on Pinterest.
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Last Updated on November 25, 2022 by Ashley at Frugal Coupon Living
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