32 Genius Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Happy 1st December everyone!

It’s less than a month until Christmas and Elf on the Shelf is BACK!

It’s the perfect way to build excitement and encourage your kids to be good in the run-up to Christmas (so that Santa’s little helper doesn’t report back that they should be on the naughty list!)

Read on for the best Elf on the Shelf ideas that we’ve found on Pinterest (that you’ll definitely want to steal!)

1. Gaming


2. Making snow angels


3. Sack race


4. Snowball fight


5. Making s’mores


6. Taking an ‘elfie


7. Eating sweets


8. “Elf was here”


9. Piggy bank robber


10. Hiding in the cutlery drawer


11. Eating Nutella


12. In the naughty corner


13. Candy cane sleigh rides


14. Building a LEGO Christmas tree


15. Taking a bath


16. Santa says hi


17. Naptime


18. Baking


19. Skiing


20. Hula hooping


21. Making paper snowflakes


22. Poker night


23. Playing noughts and crosses


24. Fishing


25. “I’m back”


26. Bowling


27. Movie night


28. Zip line


29. Astonaut


30. Walking the dogs


31. Harry Potter


32. Weightlifting


Tag us in a photo on Instagram if you’re doing Elf on the Shelf this year! And for even more Christmas ideas, stay on our blog! 



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