I would use a big bowl. Idea for the first morning our Elf! Mel the Elf, swimming in a sink of mini marshmallows, and a bowl of powdered donuts for breakfast with a little treat for the kids, and of course the Elf on a Shelf book to read!
Elf On The Shelf Elf Kisses Poem- Free Printable. "With little elf eyes watching you, there's not a lot that Santa misses, so to help you be good today, here's a bunch of sweet elf kisses." Give poem with Hershey's Kisses. Such a cute idea!
Idea for the kids on Christmas morning - crepe paper the door to their rooms . then they have to break out in the morning by busting through the crepe paper. Can also do for birthdays (decorate living area with balloons and crepe paper too).