24 Days of Elf on the Shelf Ideas

It's finally here! For the third year in a row, I am happy to share with you my 2016 Elf on the Shelf calendar. Here are 24 creative ideas for your Elf on the Shelf. Click here to print out your calendar. 

1. Elf arrives with goodies. (left)

2. Elf puts wrapping paper on kids’ doors.

3. Elf brings new holiday books.

4. Elf puts up mini-Christmas tree.

5. Elf takes a bubble bath. 

6. Elf builds a fort. 

7. Elf leaves a message in candy/cereal. 

8. Elf takes a selfie. 

9. Elf leaves a progress report. (Download our Naughty or Nice Progress Report.)

10. Elf makes a Christmas list. 

11. Elf builds a snowman. 








12. Elf brings candy canes. 

13. Elf goes fishing. 








14. Elf reads a book to his friends. 

15. Elf ziplines! 







16. Elf goes skiing. 

17. Elf types a letter on the computer. 

18. Elf sits on the shelf. 

19. Elf watches a movie. 

20. Elf hangs out in the stockings. 

21. Elf TPs the Christmas tree. 

22. Elf turns the milk green. 

23. Super Elf to the rescue! 






24. Elf waits on the Christmas tree for Santa. 

If you are looking for even more ideas, check out my previous calendars (2013, 2014). 

Stephanie Glover is a Collegeville, PA mom of two. This post was adopted from her blog, A Grande Life.

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