elf on the shelf

8 12, 2014

{christmas} december :: week one

December 8th, 2014|Categories: A Little Delightful|Tags: , , , , |7 Comments

It’s no secret that I LOVE Christmas, and for us, it’s a whole month of Christmas fun. Many of you have been asking me about what we’ve been up to, so I thought I’d share a weekly recap!
What a week! I can’t believe the first week of December has been and gone already! It was a super crazy busy one for us, with Nativity plays and Christmas parties, a couple of appointments, assemblies at school, birthday parties and a fun morning at the movies. 
Our cute little elf Peppermint was pretty easy going for his […]

27 11, 2014

create your own ‘Official Elf Mail’ letter – a pic monkey tutorial

November 27th, 2014|Categories: A Little Delightful|Tags: , , , , |3 Comments

 

Alrighty everyone, I am super excited by this! Every year, our Elf Peppermint arrives with a letter on “Official Elf Mail” stationery which I do up in photoshop and print. You can read about our Elf and how we ‘Elf on the Shelf’ here and here.
Every year I am asked if I can make and sell letters to those of you who want to have your elf friend bring a custom letter to your kids, too. The truth is I hardly have time to breathe some nights let alone make Elf letters for you […]

8 12, 2013

a little delightful Christmas giveaway :: Christmas Fairy Door Pack! {now closed}

December 8th, 2013|Categories: A Little Delightful|Tags: , , , |61 Comments

Well hello lovelies!This giveaway is now closed! Congratulations Amanda R! I know I said this post would be up on Thursday – sorry it’s a bit late!

But it’s worth the wait because this is the most gorgeous Fairy Door EVER and would add just a little extra Christmastime magic to your house!A Christmas Fairy Door pack from The Fairy Door Store comes with all these cute bits! 

 
Yes, that is a teeny tiny key!! {it doesn’t really lock/unlock the door – but how cute is it!!!}

 
And when you put it all together you get the most […]

2 12, 2013

how we elf on the shelf

December 2nd, 2013|Categories: A Little Delightful|Tags: , , , , |4 Comments

Hi everyone! I hope you had a great weekend and that your home is looking thoroughly Christmassy!!I get lots of questions about how we ‘elf on the shelf’ so I thought I’d share how we do it at our house. I actually can’t believe how controversial the elf seems to have gotten! People downright hate it but you know what? I think it’s just a bit of magic and fun for the kids, and if you’re keen on ‘elfing’, you can use it any way you like, to fit your family, there is no […]