Top 10 active Elf on the Shelf ideas

With so many hilarious Elf on the Shelf scenarios these days, it can be hard to narrow down your choices to only 24. Okay, for lots of us it would be hard to ever possibly think of 24. Either way, at Active for Life we’ve decided to have a little fun with this elvish tradition and share a few of our favourite active Elf on the Shelf ideas.

Because if there’s one thing we know, it’s that those crazy elves sure do love to move.

Here are our top 10 favourite active Elf on the Shelf ideas (be sure to scroll down on some of these pages to find the image):

  1. Flour snow angels
  2. Swinging on a toilet paper roll
  3. Snowball fight with Buzz Lightyear
  4. Sledding
  5. Skating
  6. Potato sack race
  7. Gymnastics
  8. Ziplining
  9. Bowling
  10. Ballet

Maybe that silly elf will even inspire your family to be a bit more active this holiday season, too. We’re pretty sure that extra activity would encourage some positive reports back to the North Pole, after all.

Photo: “Elf on a Shelf” by Michael Kappel is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0

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