‘Elf on the Shelf’ Ideas: Best Funny Ideas to Hide Your Elf for Christmas 2016

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It's that time of year that scout elves come out to let Santa Claus known if children are being naughty or nice. Here are some fun, creative ideas to hide your "Elf on the Shelf" for kids. The newest Christmas craze, the Elf on the Shelf started in 2004 when mother-daughter author team Carol Aebersold and Chanda Bell wrote The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition. The book is written in rhyme and tells the story about Santa's elves that come to spy on children between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve to make sure they have behaved to deserve Christmas presents. The elf then "returns to the North Pole" until the next Christmas season. Every night, the elf is said to change positions. Here are some funny and creative ideas for your Elf on the Shelf to hide for Christmas 2016. Or, to purchase an Elf on the Shelf, click here. (Facebook)

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