Now here's an Elf on A Shelf everyone can do, even the most uncrafty of us! You just have to be ninja quiet!

Nothing like adding some Christmas lights to your child's room while they're asleep and then having them waking up to the sight of their room "decorated by their Elf on a Shelf!"

Photo Carrie Krason Mansolilli

Stuck for an idea for your Elf  on a Shelf? We have 4 years of pictures to give you an idea, and hopefully a smile!