Parenting

30 Elf On The Shelf Ideas That Require No Special Skills Whatsoever

Ain't nobody got time for elaborate setups.

The Elf on the Shelf has become a holiday staple in homes across the country. But it's also a bit of nuisance to legions of parents who, night after night, have to remember to move the little guy to a new location and showcase some impressive mise-en-scène skills.

For those moms and dads who don't have time to dream up elaborate, Pinterest-worthy setups, here are 30 easy and straightforward Elf on the Shelf ideas that require little time or special skills.

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