Ms. Claus Gets The Blues

As Sophia shut the door to the mailroom, Ms. Claus sighed. “Tomorrow will be just as busy as it was today.” “Ms. Claus, you look tired. Is there anything I can do?” Looking at her assistant, Ms. Claus smiled. “Thanks, but with the extra help Santa gave us, we were able to finish our daily …


Donner to the Rescue

With a startled look on his face, Highstep, manager of the reindeer, looked up from reading a report. “Did you hear that Santa?” “Sounded like a reindeer in distress!” I responded as I stood and headed toward the door. With Highstep right behind, we headed into the barn. Looking around, we saw Cletus running inside …


Scout Elves Return

“Are you ready?” I asked Ms. Claus as I snatched my coat from the rack. “I just need to grab my notes for the meeting,” Anya responded. I held the door for Anya, and as we walked holding hands towards Elf University, she asked, “Do you think Birdie has the elves prepared to visit with …


The Key to Kindness

Santa Claus Is Coming to Town was playing in the background when Ms. Claus laid on the couch and placed her head on my lap. “It’s nice to be here with you in front of a fire after a hard day’s work,” I said as I placed my hand on her shoulder. “You know Santa, …


A Ghostly North Pole

After finishing dinner, I stood up and announced, “I’m heading for the mail room to see if any letters arrived late.” “But you’re not dressed,” Anya said as she came into the room with her hands on her hips. “What do you mean?” I asked. When I looked at Anya, I was startled to see …


Invisible Elves

Excitement in the classroom was high as the Scout Elves were preparing for their return to children’s homes for the Christmas Season. As Birdie, the elf in charge, finished explaining the procedures for remaining still when the children were present, Elfanzo asked, “Wouldn’t it be easier if we were invisible?” Tiny wasted no time adding, …


Making a Difference

“Things are really starting to pick up,” remarked Prince pushing open the door to the break room. “Well it is October, and we only have two and a half months to get toys made before the big night,” replied Peppermint as she picked up some cookies and hot chocolate laid out for the elves. Walking …


The Magic of Christmas

After watching “The Christmas Chronicles,” several elves and I had gathered in the recreation room, just outside the village theater, to talk about the movie, when Houser exclaimed, “These Santa movies never seem to get it right!” “I know. Can you believe they think that all of Santa’s magic comes from his hat?” Sachi asked …


Scout Elf Precautions

Sitting at my desk I was going through the production reports from the workshops when I heard a knock on my open door, “Santa?” When I looked up, I saw Sophia, Ms. Claus’s assistant standing in the door. “Yes Sophia, what can I do for you?” “I’m sorry for interrupting, but Ms. Claus was hoping …


Making Friends

Ms. Claus and I were about to sit down for lunch in the dining hall when she nudged me. “Who is that little elf sitting all by herself in the corner?” “That’s Candice. She just arrived the other day to start school at Elf University.” “She looks sad. Has Candice made any friends here yet?” …


1 2 3 8