All these Facebook, Facebook, and Instagram posts about what everyone’s Elf on the Shelf did last night make me realize I’m a tiny bit grateful my kids are older now. After all, if they were younger, I would feel obligated to go out and purchase my own little Elf . That, of course, would lead to the pressure I would feel to go ALL out with elf activities. There are some days that I am lucky to find 2 matching socks in a pile of clean clothes on my bedroom floor. I can’t imagine trying to be creative and plan activities for an elf that is doomed to the most uncreative poses in Elf on a Shelf history.
Seriously, look at some of these genius ideas people came up with: