You’ll never see an elf on my shelf
The elf on the shelf is a popular holiday toys that fills the homes of most American families. Some moms, however, refuse to have the toy in their house. Their reasons being that this toy encourages spying and a police state. Some moms also believe that this toy promotes hypocrisy in children and also teaches them to be naughty when their supposed to be on their best behavior. However, at the end of the day, it’s just a toy elf.
- Elf on the Shelf is an elf that arrives ahead of Santa, to scout and report on what’s happening in the house.
- Some adults find the Elf on the Shelf hypocritical and creepy, that the elf will watch and tattle about them.
- The Elf can also induce stress, as you constantly fret over what the Elf might be reporting when it talks to the North Pole.
“Trust me, I’m not some kind of Scrooge who stomps around during the holidays all “Bah humbug!””