Lisadh on Squidoo: Christopher Pop-In-Kins, a Classic Christmas Shelf Elf
December 26, 2013
Before Elf on the Shelf, there was another Christmas Shelf Elf A couple years ago I bought my kids the Elf on the Shelf gift set because I thought the idea of an elf who had to report to Santa about the kids' behavior was a clever idea. But I didn't realize that another Christmas shelf elf had popularized this tradition about two decades earlier. Read More.
Santa Hollywood: News from the 2011 Toy Fair
February 23, 2011
Did you know that before there was “Elf on the Shelf,” there were two other Elves on the Market? Well all three were at the Toy Fair and I will give you updates on what they are all about. Read More.
The Elves Have It - Toy Fair News April 1, 2011 Read More.
In the Know Mom: Christopher Pop-In-Kins
December 7, 2009
I just love the story about Christopher Pop-In-Kins. I was looking for this very thing last year to start in our family, but only found another elf that really freaked me out. This year on a trip to Colorado Springs in October, I ventured into a little Christmas shop and found Christopher Pop-In-Kins on their shelf. Read More
In the Know Mom: Christina Marie and the Little Tree
December 25, 2010
We have a new elf to introduce to you, Christina Marie, Christopher’s little sister. Christina comes with an adorable book...It’s a heart warming story about how no matter what you do, if you try you’re hardest, you’ll be the best without even realizing how well you’re succeeding. Read More
Just a mom's take on things: Christopher Pop-In-Kins
December 8, 2008
Nature Mom's Blog: Christopher Pop-In-Kins
December 5, 2008
I recently discovered a CUTE new toy for the holiday season…only this toy isn’t so much a gift but a fun new holiday tradition. It is the Christopher Pop-In-Kins doll and book. As we read in the adorable book that comes with this doll, Christopher is one of Santa’s little elves and even though he loves making toys for boys and girls he desperately wants to visit the children in their homes the way Santa does. Read More
Inspiration Made Easy: 27 Fun and Easy Shelf Elf Ideas
December 3, 2014
As a house that has an Elf on the Shelf, or technically a Popinkins Elf, I am already planning things for our elf, Christina Marie to do. I try to make them super easy and fun, and certainly nothing that requires mom (that's me!) to pick up a huge mess. Read More
No More Believers in the House: Why We Still Do Elf on the Shelf
November 27, 2015
That’s right. Our last believer found out about the Elf on the Shelf two weeks ago, and we were all sad. We loved sneaking around the house every night trying to find the perfect spot for our elf to hide. But we decided to keep our elf tradition going strong even after our youngest figured out the truth. Here’s why. Read More
Veater Family: Fun Finds: Christopher Pop-In-Kins!
December 21, 2011
I have always loved the Elf on the Shelf idea, with one major problem...he's CREEPY! He has that old-fashioned doll look that really scares the hebejebes out of me.... A few of my friends told me thay had a different elf named Christopher Pop-In-Kins who was actually cute and not creepy. And as soon as I saw it, I knew I wanted one for my kids! Read More
It's Gravy, Baby: The Adventures of Christopher Pop-In-Kins - Elf Fun
December 9, 2011
We started a new tradition this year. A special little elf dropped in to keep us company for a few weeks. Isn't he just adorable? We love Christopher Pop-In-Kins but man is he sneaky! Read More
Momma4Life: Review: Christopher Pop-In-Kins
November 30, 2011
This Book and doll set is the perfect thing to add to your Christmas Decor. Santa's First Elf based on the 1960's family tradition, Christopher Pop-In-Kins is one of the oldest Christmas Elf's available today. Read More