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A Month of Elf on the Shelf Ideas

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Our elf Dodee (pronounced dough-dee) arrived in 2012 right before our youngest was born.  While I was guaranteed to be up at least once a night with a newborn and an elf, I was often completely exhausted and out of the creativity needed to make Dodee's antics fun.

I still succeed which made our elf Huffpost famous. The next year, I planned the whole month in advance and wrote it all out on a calendar.  I alternated easy and more involved elf adventures. It saved me so many evenings of dread and last minute panic from realizing I wasn't sure what the elf might be up to that night!

I've updated it every year and now have it available to you for only $2. What a great deal for the mental energy that will return to you this holiday season! I have also included tips, tricks, and alternate ideas for both tired and more energetic elves! You are getting MORE than a month's worth of ideas.

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  1. Love it! Can't wait to see daily updates w/ pics :) I started our calendar too!

  2. Tell me more about the videos the elf makes.

  3. whoa! You have one busy elf at your place!

  4. HAHAHA, I love the shaving cream! So cute.

  5. so sorry about violet