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Elf on the Shelf... It's fun Jim!


Regular readers will know that there are no young children in my house, so you might be intrigued as to why I do elf on the shelf; 24 days of fun set ups with a little elf in the run up to Christmas Day. Honestly? It's great fun and also it's a great opportunity for a bit of self care.

A few months ago I planned 24 scenarios for the elf to do and bought and collected the bits to stage them. Each night I check my list and set up and photograph whatever I've planned for the next day. Sometimes the elf is playing games...



Sometimes he's bringing little treats...


And sometimes he's getting up to mischief...



But most importantly it's fun and it keeps the magic alive!

What do you do to create fun and self care in your life?

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