(Source: Getty Images)
Carol Aebersold  86th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade's "Inflation Eve"
Source: Getty Images
Carol Aebersold  Picture Carol Aebersold  Picture Carol Aebersold  Picture
Also Appearing:
Christa Pitts, Chanda Bell  

'Elf on the Shelf:' A Fun New Holiday Tradition

By Jake on
When mother-daughter team Chanda Bell and Carol Aebersold created the Elf of the Shelf, they didn't know they would be creating a brand new holiday craze. But that is exactly what the mother and daughter have done. Created as a family tradition, the elf on the shelf is the idea that Santa sends out elves to make sure children behave. Each night, the elf flies back to the North Pole to report back to Santa. Exciting!The children must name the elf, so that he can get his Christmas magic...Read Full Story