Kindness Elves Tradition: An Elf on the Shelf Alternative. So glad to see this instead of the ideas where he/she is wrecking havoc on the house. Seems like an oxymoron, seeing as the elf is supposedly reporting on the kids' behavior!
Elf Decorates for Christmas = just used a few pieces of construction paper to cut out the shapes. I used a small bowl for the eyes and a candle to trace circles for the mouth and buttons and then cut the nose and scarf freehand