Fred Jack's letter to the girls with directions.
She took the directions very seriously, as all good little girls should.
Here she is "watering" her peppermint Hershey Kisses with kisses.
After all the planting and watering and kissing was finished the girls went to bed. When the awoke the next morning this is what they found...
Does your family have an Elf on the Shelf? I'm really bummed they didn't have the girl elf last year because now I'm wanting her! Have you come up with some creative ways for your elf to interact with your kids? We'd love to know. If you've done a blog post about it, leave a link to your post in the comments and we'll be by to check it out. Also, one of our housewives, Mrs. Hart, hosts an Elf on the Shelf link-up you can participate in.
I wish I could take full credit for this fun candycane project, but I found it where else but, Pinterest!
You can also find ideas on Instagram under the hashtags #elfontheshelf #elfingaroundthehouse .
Looking for creative ways to top Day 1, like a....