I wanted to for the day after thanksgiving but last year we started running out of ideas. But maybe he will come out Dec 1st because last year I was preggo and tired but I have more energy this year and we miss him
Who ever said that was the reason they buy them? I am getting one this year and my daughter is an angel. Its about getting them excited for Christmas Day and celebrating the magic of it while they are still young. Take a Midol....
I think, if your kids are badly behaved enough that you have to buy an elf, stick it somewhere and tell the kids it reports back to Santa, Christmas is the least of your worries.