Whether it’s your first year of venturing into the whole thing, or you’re an experienced veteran, you’ll need a few things up your sleeve – so here are LOADS of Elf on the Shelf ideas.
Some people keep it simple, some people go to town, but if you’re planning to go for it this year there are some great Elf on the Shelf ideas here.
My fellow bloggers and followers have helped me out with some brilliant pictures of what they get up to with their Elf on the Shelf.
Elf on the Shelf ideas your kids will love
I’M A CELEBRITY, GET ME OUT OF HERE!
CLING FILMING SHOES UNDER THE TREE
SNOWBALL FIGHT WITH POM POMS
DIGGING IN THE CEREAL BOWL
GETTING HANDY WITH THEIR TOOLS
BEING HELD HOSTAGE ON THE CEILING FAN
GETTING ARTY WITH THE BANANAS
SNOW ANGELS WITH FLOUR OR ICING SUGAR
JUST HANGING AROUND ON A ROPE SWING
GAME OF TWISTER ANYONE?
COOKING A FRY UP
ENJOYING SOME QUIET READING WITH TED
ARRIVING AT THE HOUSE BY HIDING IN THE TREE
GETTING UP TO MISCHIEF WITH FATHER CHRISTMAS AND A LOO ROLL
HAVING A CHRISTMAS SING SONG
MAKING FRUIT FACES
FUN WITH BARBIE (AND NOT KEN!)
DRAWING FACES ON THE EGGS IN THE FRIDGE
FUN WITH THE PRINTER
CAUGHT IN THE ACT WITH THE NUTELLA JAR
More fab ideas for Elf on the Shelf
COUNTING DOWN TO CHRISTMAS IN ICING SUGAR
ELF PINATA FUN
LIGHTSABER FIGHT WITH DARTH VADER
SNOW ANGEL IN SPRINKLES
MAKING A MESS BAKING
SUPERMARKET SHELF FUN!
TGIF! WEEKEND PROSECCO AND GIN DRINKING WITH BARBIE
CAPTURED BY STORM TROOPERS
S’ELF ISOLATION AREA
RAIDING THE FRIDGE!
NORTH POLE BREAKFAST
GRAFFITI ON THE MIRROR
GRATING THE POOR SNOWMAN!
CHEEKILY DRINKING AND SMOKING ON THE SHELF WITH YOUR MATES
SEX EDUCATION LESSONS
HIDING IN THE FRUIT BOWL
CANDY CANES AND MILK FOR BREAKFAST
HIDING IN THE WASHING MACHINE
SPA DAY IN THE HOT TUB
WRITING A FEW CHRISTMAS CARDS
HIDING IN THE CHRISTMAS TREE
MORE ‘I’M AN ELF GE ME OUT OF HERE!’
SKIING THROUGH ICING SUGAR
KICKING BACK WITH A DRINK
DELIVERING THE CHRISTMAS EVE BOX
MORE CHRISTMAS EVE FUN
And if those aren’t enough to give you a few new Elf on the Shelf ideas, how about this from The Mum Diaries:
And if any of you know me, you’ll know this is much more up my street than actually doing the Elf:
Do you do Elf on the Shelf?
Whilst we’re on the subject of Christmas, have you started shopping yet? Have a look at these fab Gift Guides for some great ideas of things that the kids (and you!) will love.
- Christmas Gift Guide For Six Year Old Boys
- Christmas Gift Guide For Six Year Old Girls
- Christmas Gift Guide For Four Year Old Girls
- Christmas Gift Guide For Four Year Old Boys
- Christmas Gift Guide For Mums
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Did you enjoy this post? Why not look at a couple of my other Christmas post Christmas Traditions to Start With Your Family, and Top Must-See Christmas Movies for Kids, 20 ideas for Christmas Eve Boxes, or Simple Christmas Crafts for Kids. Or check out some of my more usual parenting rants in my Mum Life section or Travel section for days out and family holiday inspiration.
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