How Do Scout Elves Get Their Magic?

Nobody at the North Pole has as much magic as Santa, but his trusty Scout Elves come very close! Thanks to their Christmas magic, they can complete nightly flights to the North Pole at record speed, create awe-inspiring surprises and finish super-skilled tasks for Santa. But how do Scout Elves get their magic in the first place? Read More

Easy April Fools’ Day Jokes

This year, lose the whoopee cushion, and forget the “dad jokes,” too, because the Scout Elves have much easier—and impressive—ways to elicit laughs this April Fools’ Day. With just a few everyday items, you’ll be able to create pranks inspired by the Scout Elves’ favorite humorous antics from Christmas seasons past. Read More

DIY North Pole Glitter Putty

During all their tinkering and crafting at the North Pole, the Scout Elves found a fun way to give a kid-favorite craft an extra touch of sparkle! This DIY North Pole glitter putty—also known as homemade slime—is full of sparkles that shimmer as brilliantly as freshly fallen North Pole snow! Read More

25 Acts of Kindness for Kids

In the spirit of creating joy, the Scout Elves have made a list to teach children how they can spread Christmas cheer, even long after the holiday season has passed! Full of easy ideas for good deeds for kids, this chart will teach children how good it feels to give back and help others. Read More

Lovely Valentine’s Day Cookies

Just in time for a lovely Valentine's Day, the Scout Elves are showing off their decadently decorated heart-shaped sweets! To give their Valentine's Day cookies a unique North Pole flair, the elves added icy blue frosting into the mix, and paired it with the traditional colors of Cupid's holiday: red and pink. Read More

Missing Your Elf? We’ve Got You Covered!

Santa is so glad to have his Scout Elves back at the North Pole safe and sound, but we know that your family is wishing your special seasonal visitor could have stayed a little longer. Although Scout Elves love the North Pole, they’re missing your family just as much as you miss them! Read More

How Can I Talk to My Scout Elf?

Now that Santa’s Scout Elves have returned to the North Pole, your kids may be wondering how they can still get a message to your family’s friendly helper. Luckily, there are several easy ways to get in touch with the North Pole if your child is missing their Scout Elf! Read More

Can My Elf Pets® Stay with Me All Year?

Everyone knows that Santa’s Scout Elves return to the North Pole on Christmas Eve, but what about their furry counterparts, the Elf Pets®? Luckily these helpers have different missions for Santa, ones that allow them to stay with you all year! Read More

10 Wonderful Winter Activities for Families

The Scout Elves have 10 fun ways you and your family can pass the time until spring has officially sprung! During the North Pole’s winters, elves love skiing with friends, going for strolls with the Elf Pets® Reindeer and baking up sweet treats to enjoy with a big mug of cocoa. Read More

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 seasonal visitor go, and wonder why elves must return to the North Pole. Read More

Quiz: Are you An Elf’s Story Expert?

Do you think you know all there is to know about Chippey, Santa’s Scout Elves and the entire McTuttle clan? Put your An Elf’s Story knowledge to the test with this 10 question quiz that’s fun for the whole family! Don’t miss An Elf’s Story airing on Cartoon Network Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 3:30 p.m. EST, Thursday, Dec. 21, at 11:30 a.m. EST and Friday, Dec. 22, at 6 p.m. EST! Take the Quiz Read More

Christmas Cookie Guide

As much as Santa enjoys delighting kids on Christmas Eve by delivering presents, there’s one other thing that makes him excited for his transcontinental flight—the cookies! Luckily the Scout Elves have some ideas for what Christmas cookies to leave out for Santa this year. 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 play a free printable game, the Scout Elves have you covered. Each idea on their list of family holiday activities is sure to lead to new memories that will bring your very merry season to a delightful close. Read More

Delectable Elf Ideas Featuring Pillsbury™ Cookies!

The Scout Elves are getting creative this season with one of their favorite delicious desserts: cookies! Using the scrumptious Place and Bake Cookies™ from Pillsbury™, elves can create cool ideas that can be eaten once complete. Leave out the instructions so your elf can begin baking up fun in your home today! Read More

7 Printable Crafts for your Scout Elf

Many Scout Elves are saying goodbye to elaborate props and opting for colorful printable crafts to create spectacular scenes in their families’ homes. In no time at all, your scout elf can start rolling out exciting new surprises, too, with these easy printable crafts. All your scout elf will need is your help gathering a few key items: Read More

Stocking Stuffers, Christmas Deals and More!

Looking for the perfect stocking stuffers or surprise gifts for the season? We’ve got something perfect for every Elf on the Shelf® fan! From décor to snacks, cozy PJ's and more, let the Scout Elves help your family give festive surprises that will bring smiles to each recipient. Read More

What Happens If Our Scout Elf is Accidentally Touched?

For many families, a joyous part of December is waking up and racing around the house to find the quirky, funny or adventurous new hiding spot of their Scout Elf. But sometimes curious kids, rambunctious pets or even forgetful parents may accidentally get a little too close to their Scout Elf while checking out their unique hiding spot. So what should you do when your scout elf is accidentally touched? Read More