Today we have a huge list of Elf on the Shelf ideas! If this little guy makes a visit to your house every December, you may have started to run out of fun things to do with him. That’s OK — we’ve got plenty!
Here’s our growing list of Elf on The Shelf ideas. If you have some to share, add them to the list below!
50+ Elf on the Shelf Ideas
Did your elf forget to move? Make sure you have these free printable excuses so you can grab one quickly.
Let your elf soak in a marshmallow bubble bath! Just place your elf in a pretend kitchen sink or bowl and fill it up with marshmallows. From Play Dr. Mom.
These coloring pages are the perfect size for your elf! The set comes with a kid-sized printable and one for your elf to color.
Here is a huge Elf on the Shelf printable pack set including lacing cards, cutting practice, tracing and more. From 3Dinosaurs.
Since your elf is coming to stay for a while, why not make him a care package? He might need some snacks or reading materials! From A Mom With A Lesson Plan.
Oops, elf missed the potty! This is such a funny idea using chocolate chips. From Clumsy Crafter.
Place googley eyes on food in your fridge as well as on your elf for this funny idea. From Dirty Diaper Laundry.
Have your elf spell out I love you in Legos! From Piggies and Paws.
Print this free letter from Santa and let your kids plant magic seeds (chocolate chips), wait a night or two and cookies will appear! From Living Locurto.
Go sledding! Easily make your elf a cardboard sled and ramp. From My Mommy Style.
A little string is all you need to have your elf go mountain climbing up the kitchen cabinets! From Frugal Coupon Living.
Let your elf host a concert for all of your tiny figurines. So cute! From Balancing Home.
Have your elf take a little nap in the tissue box for a comfy rest. From Gavin Hay Photography.
Surprise your kids with a gift from the North Pole with fun holiday movies and books. From Katherine Marie.
Set your elf up to do the YMCA with three other toys like Barbies. From Clearly Candace.
Here are 15 fun Elf on the Shelf ideas for when you’re stuck. From The Resourceful Mama.
Elf Fails! Here are some funny elf on the shelf moments! From The Jenny Evolution.
Here are a couple calendars so you won’t run out of ideas for your elf. From Mama Cheaps.
Make a care package for your elf! From Confidence Meets Parenting.
An alternative to Elf on the Shelf! From Play & Learn Everyday.
Get some scenery ideas from Christmas books. From Growing Book by Book.
Elf on the Shelf for toddlers! From Craftulate.
Bathroom Edition for your elf. From The Resourceful Mama.
Keep your house clean with these mess free ideas! From My Big Fat Happy Life.
Not your “typical” Elf on the Shelf ideas. From Handmade Kids Art.
Want some mischievous ideas for your elf? From The Jenny Evolution.
Some great printables for some elf on the shelf fun! From 3 Dinosaurs.
Plenty of elf antics. From Eats Amazing.
27 EASY elf on the shelf ideas. From Artsy Fartsy Mama.
Who doesn’t love quick and easy!?! From My Bright Firefly.
The ultimate collection of Elf on the Shelf ideas. From Mama Cheaps
Elf activities kit printable. So fun! From Enchanted Homeschooling Mom.
Leave some elf mail for your children. From Growing Book by Book.
Such easy ideas for your Elf on the Shelf! From Messy Little Monster.
Teaching kindness with Elf on the Shelf. From There’s Just One Mommy.
Jingle Bells: An alternative to Elf on the Shelf. From Edventures with Kids.
Number practice with Elf on the Shelf. From Math Four.
Looking for a ton of elf ideas? Look no further! From A Bit of This + A Bit of That.
Elf on the Shelf advent! From Artsy Fartsy Mama
This Elf on the Shelf made the nice list… How about yours? From Meaningful Mama.
Make memories with your Elf on the Shelf. From Our Whimsical Days.
Over 139 ideas for your Elf on the Shelf. From Crystal & Co.
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