Why Did My Elf Go Back to the North Pole?

Another joyous season has drawn to a close and so has your time with your family’s beloved Scout Elf. After a whole month filled with joy, sweets, family time and fun with your elf, your little ones may be sad to see their seasonal visitor go and wonder why elves must return to the North Pole. Read More

Fun Family Holiday Activities

As the season winds down, enjoy family time with the Scout Elves’ ideas for having optimal fun while indoors this winter! Whether you're looking to spend quality family time doing a beloved Christmas activity or playing a free printable game, the Scout Elves have you covered. Read More

Why Didn’t Our Scout Elf Move?

There are many reasons your elf chooses the same spot after returning from the North Pole, and we’ve compiled a list of those reasons, so you can help little ones understand why your elf may land in the same spot in your home the very next day! Read More

Inside Santa’s Mail Room Grotto

Deep in the Arctic, hidden by snow, sits Santa’s mail room grotto where millions upon millions of letters wind up every Christmas. Learn fun facts about this special place at the North Pole, and learn what happens to your letters when they arrive at the North Pole! Read More

What Do Scout Elves Do at the North Pole?

Once their families hit the hay, Scout Elves begin zipping off to the North Pole to report all of the day’s exciting events to Santa! But after all the tales of the day’s adventures are told, do elves do anything for fun while they’re back at the North Pole? Read More

How Does my Scout Elf Get a Name?

Chippey, Snowflake, Fisbee, Buddy—how exactly does a Scout Elf get one of these unique names? For an elf, receiving a name is an exciting moment. That’s because after a Scout Elf is adopted and given a name, he or she receives the Christmas magic needed to fly to and from the North Pole each night to report to Santa Claus! Read More

5 Ideas for Celebrating Father’s Day

Sayonara, socks! Better luck next time, neckties! This Father’s Day, encourage children to give dad something much more precious—TIME! Whether lazing about at home or seeking adventure outdoors, kids can seize the opportunity to unwind with dad or grandpa on the one day devoted to your family’s patriarchs. Take some cues from our scout elves—who are always thinking up innovative ways to spend time with Santa—and let kids create a fun-filled day with dad! Read More