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Gena Bigler: Elf on the Shelf should focus
on generosity, not on who’s naughty or nice

After weeks of repetitive requests from my six year old, I succumbed to the pressure and bought the very creepy Elf on the Shelf.   If you have been lucky enough to not know about the Elf on the Shelf, they are little elf dolls packaged with a book. The story explains that the elf watches over the children and magically flies home to give Santa a report every night.   My reasons for...