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About five or six years ago, this little creepy elf showed up at our house on Dec. 1st. He had a note saying he'd be there until Christmas and that "he'd be keeping an eye on us on behalf of his boss, Santa."
Kathy Hanrahan, WRAL lifestyle editor
ATLANTA -- They're stealthy little creatures that sit on shelves keeping tabs on children during the holiday season, ready to drop a lump of coal in the stockings of any mischievous kids.
Matt Bruce, Cox Newspapers
Terry Vaughn, principal of Kensington Elementary School, took Christmas cheer to a new level with his elfin antics.
"Elf on the Shelf" tells readers the elf is watching little boys and girls to report good or bad behavior, but some experts say your household should encourage kids to focus on the tradition of the elf instead of being good just to get toys.