And that's why I love it. It gives me a chance to be a kid again. But I really wasn't looking forward to paying $30 for a tiny little elf. So I thought, why can't I "make" my own Elf on the Shelf? Only my elf is a snowman.
Melton came with a letter, explaining he was there to be Santa's eyes and ears. He would let Santa know who had been naughty or nice. Every morning we'd wake up to find him in a different spot. The kids raced downstairs to see if they could find him first.
|Watching a Veggie Tales movie with some other snowmen|
|Uh-oh! Melton TP'd the tree!|
|Cutting out snowflakes and making a mess!|
|Melton used a dry erase marker on our family photos!|
|Reading to the Barbies|
|He was super naughty - trying to unwrap presents!|
|Discussing the true meaning of Christmas with the Nativity figures|
The night he left to go back to the North Pole, Melton left us something to remember him by.
|He decorated our fridge like a snowman|
Cheap and cute definitely Works for Me!