This one's got himself stuck in a jar with a plaintive message asking for help. This might be hard on kiddos, since according to the rules you're not supposed to touch an Elf on the Shelf or he loses his magic. Alexis Scarborough shared this one on Twitter and wrote: "My niece's Elf on the Shelf is a little creepy." (Twitter/alexisdianna_98)
Sometimes parents get burned out with Elf on the Shelf. These crazy, funny pictures show what happens when the holiday fun goes a little too far.