Christmas Elves’ XMAS game

The started doing something fun at the North Pole.  They call it “X.M.A.S.”.  “X.M.A.S.” is not the same as “Xmas”.  That is something else.  :)

The fun thing the elves do is all about the . It is about the joy of giving.

Would you like to learn about the elves’ game?

The elves play a Christmas game they call “X.M.A.S.”.  The elves say “X.M.A.S.” is short for “eXchange Merriment And Spirit”.  Such silly elves!

Here is how they play “X.M.A.S.”.  One of the elves will make up a basket.  It will have all kinds of yummy things in it.  It might have candy canes.  It might have .  It might have .  It might have cocoa.  It might even have those fancy imported marshmallows!

They have lots of fun making the basket.

Then the elf will put a fancy bow on the basket.  When no one is looking she will sneak to the elf house next door.  She will put the basket down at the door.  Then, she will ring the doorbell fast and hide!  The elf that lives at the house will open the door.  And, there will be a basket full of yummy treats for them!

The elf that gets the basket then makes a new basket of treats for another elf! 

If you get a basket you put a special paper tree in your window.  When the elves are done, every single house on the block has a special paper tree in its window!  What a great sight to see!  It reminds me of how great the spirit of giving really is.

makes the best baskets.  He always thinks of the best things!  He tries to think of something new and fun every year.  Of course, I will never forget the year he left me a basket of girl’s undies by mistake!  thought it was so funny! :)

Merry Christmas!

Santa Claus

P.S. What things would you put in a Christmas basket to surprise your neighbours? (You can leave a message for me. Or, scroll down to see what others have written!)

142 thoughts on “Christmas Elves’ XMAS game”

  1. hi santa i beliveing you so so so much please can i have a bike for xmas please your my best friend ever tell rouldohp i said hi tell him about me thanks

  2. Ha ha ha I think it would be funny with girls undies in them it is just so funny I would laughing like Mrs. Claus to so Clumsy gave it to one of the elves if he did was it at least a girl or a boy it would funnier with a boy well kind of because then they will think who brought it to them and then it will just be so funny and it will make them think who brought it to them and maybe have a wierd look on there face to that would that would be funny for me seeing weird look on there face and thinking who brought it to them too.

  3. wow your blog is so cool Santa , i hope you and the reindeer get to my house safe and have no troubles , i will leave the most best cookies ever .

    love hannah : ) xox

  4. Dear santa I think the xmas game was very good because it gives everyone the message that christmas is a good time of year. And I’d give someone a pound and some biscuits.

  5. Hey santa i think this is a really cool website.you should come and visit me some time.heheheh.we really should have a get-to-gether some day

    please write back

  6. Dear santa I was just wondering if you have a scond to read this santa
    rose are red vilote are blue christmas is awesome and so are you

  7. Hi Santa i think that X.M.A.S game sounds so cool and this is the coolest site i go to it every day.This year i want a cell phone for Christmas but if you cant get it then just buy presents for my brothers

    Love u Santa your pal,Avery :) p.s please write back

  8. never eat to much cookies but if its mrs claus healfy cookies go right ahead thank you for working with emily

  9. that sounds really fun do they put wii games in the baskets sometimes!!! i wish i lived with the elves they always have so much fun

  10. i love you santa you are so cool and you must be rich with all the prensta and hope everyone they today is ok

  11. Hi Santa,
    I love reading your blog every morning I just get out of bed and run to the compuetr.How is the presents going this year? Oh and I heard you got a new sleigh this year cool.Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
    From Vittoria.
    P.S.Say hi to Mrs.Clause and all the others for me.

  12. I care about Santa Clause. I care about his toy making elves, cookie making elves, & candy making elves and the reindeer!

  13. I would leave for a girl lotions, chocolate, lipgloss, coco, and of course some purses.
    For a boy: candy, coco, video controller cases, IDK what else.

  14. HO!HO!HO!

    I hope you have a good time with your reindeer Santa, because I like Christmas and I like reindeers a lot especially Rudolph, because in a movie called ‘Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer’ his nose can glow. And I wonder if you have the Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer that has his nose that can glow.

    P.S. Have fun Santa going to other peoples houses HO!HO!HO!

  15. i hope i get a hamster for christmas becaus i know how to look after them as you know i have had a hanster from school at the weekend and i have took care of it very well.

  16. Hi santa please could I have a big cotton scarf in my stocking and lots of other things please as i love it when i have a big stocking full!!!!!!!
    love Jemima

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    Reply from the Elves:

    The best way to make sure your wishes get into Santa’s book is to email Santa. They go straight in that way! If you put them on this blog then someone might forget to add them :(

    Merry Christmas!

    The Elves

  17. hi santa don’t worry of all the people who don’t belive in you because there is so many people who do and everyone on this page belive and we love you love kayla

  18. i think this is a great game if i were to do a basket i would put cookies and if the neighbor had a pet i wouold put something in there for their pet

  19. i cant wait till xmas this year i am so happy i can never sleep on xmas eve cause i am always so excited. i cant wait till xmas morning i always wake my family up making them come down stairs with me so me and brother and family can all open our prezzies well cant wait till xmas bye xx xx xx xx

  20. Why can’t Christmas be every day. I love Christmas and the elfs,the raindeers, and you Santa Clause. P.S I love you and the raindeers.

  21. Hey Santa…..loved your story!!!! I would put gummies, suckers, gum, playdough, and fruit rollups in a basket for my neighbor!! I loved the idea except I would be scared that I would be bitten by a dog if I did that!!! Take care……..see you soon!!!!

  22. hey santa i need to tell you a story
    One night you came to my house your were
    takeing out the presents then you woke me up i thoght could go see you but i thoght you were gotta go back to your sliegh so i went back to sleep THE END

  23. hi my name is danielle montoya you can call me dannie for short.can you email me everyday and my email address is {email address deleted by the Elves! Read Santa’s Internet Safety Tip below!} so how is the north pole well got to go wright me love you santa

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    Reply from the Elves:

    Many kids want to talk to Santa right now. The best way to reach him is at http://emailSanta.com/email_santa.asp .

    If you’d like to talk to someone because you are sad about something then the best thing is to talk to your family about it. If you still want to talk then you can always call the great people at one of the phone numbers on this page: http://emailSanta.com/Childrens_hotlines.htm (make sure to choose a phone number for your country!). We like to think of them as “elves in training”!

    The Elves

  24. cookies, candy, coco, candy canes, love,
    leters of how to play the game, a paper picture of a elf for the window.

  25. may i speak to santa

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    Reply from the Elves:

    Many kids want to talk to Santa right now. The best way to reach him is at http://emailSanta.com/email_santa.asp .

    If you’d like to talk to someone because you are sad about something then the best thing is to talk to your family about it. If you still want to talk then you can always call the great people at one of the phone numbers on this page: http://emailSanta.com/Childrens_hotlines.htm (make sure to choose a phone number for your country!). We like to think of them as “elves in training”!

    The Elves

  26. i would put in a candy cane, a bubblie lightbulb, a packet of hot coco, a christmas book, a christmas ornimate and finally cookies!

  27. santa could you please please please please please please please please please please please please please please get me the SMORS PONY FOR CHRISTMAS.I love you santa so so so so so so so so so so so so so so so so so much.

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    Reply from the Elves:

    The best way to make sure your wishes get into Santa’s book is to email Santa. They go straight in that way! If you put them on this blog then someone might forget to add them :(

    Merry Christmas!

    The Elves

  28. I want a cell phone!!!

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    Reply from the Elves:

    The best way to make sure your wishes get into Santa’s book is to email Santa. They go straight in that way! If you put them on this blog then someone might forget to add them :(

    Merry Christmas!

    The Elves

    P.S. What’s the magic word? :)

  29. heyy ppl thats right…i am leavin’ a message for santa!!!! I want a cell phone really badly for christmas!!!! one witha a keyboard and unlimited texting please! only 26 days!

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    Reply from the Elves:

    The best way to make sure your wishes get into Santa’s book is to email Santa. They go straight in that way! If you put them on this blog then someone might forget to add them :(

    Merry Christmas!

    The Elves

  30. Why do you have to live in the North Pole? I thought it would be much easier if you lived in Colorado or Canada.. they have snow there on Christmas too. How will you get the ping pong table here I am asking for here on Christmas??

  31. hi santa cool blog love the games gtg sarah wants to see you shes 8 years old now! gtg bye santa

  32. HI SANTA!!!!!!!!!! I CANT BELEIVE IM TALKING TO YOU!!!!! HAHA!!!! WHAT HAVE YOU BEEN UP TO? EVERYTHING OK WITH MRS CLAUS? SANTA,DO YOU HAVE A BABY??? I WAS JUST WANDERING WHATS ITS NAME? WELLLL HOWS THE REINDEERS DOIN?
    LOTS OF LOVE BRADLEY
    MERRY XMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
    XOXOXOX HO! HO! HO!

  33. hi santa its erin and holly sorry have to go to feed holly talk later i really really really really really love you

  34. I would put lots of goodies in the basket if I were an Elf! The elves are very fun!!!!! I can’t wait ’till Christmas!

  35. i love your blog and i can’t wait till christmas,i love leaving you cookies Santa,i hope you,mrs clause,the reindeer’s,your pets and yuor family have a great christmas.

    from,as you know,lakisha solomons

  36. dear santa
    i was sooooooo amazed to hear that you have this site and it is sooooooo much fun.alot of children like you. i do.you know i really like christmas thats why i come hear everyday to visit you.bye santa
    from denise

  37. Most of this game is good I might leave a tiny present in there and give it to someone, it must be very nice to give away presents to people that you may or may not know! I will feel happy after all this!!

  38. I don’t think that this is a very good game but I do like spreding cristmas spirit and making sure every one is happy.

  39. whats up santa i am daddys little angle i want a nintendo ds light a house a paint set for christmas

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    Reply from the Elves:

    The best way to make sure your wishes get into Santa’s book is to email Santa. They go straight in that way! If you put them on this blog then someone might forget to add them :(

    Merry Christmas!

    The Elves

    P.S. What’s the magic word? :)

  40. Yes I think the elves are very silly. The game seems like a very fair game, a very pleasent game and a very happy and joyous game. I’m sure if I got a basket I would be sooooooooo happy!

  41. dear santa,i really want a psp for christmas but if you do get it get some games for it too love carly

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    Reply from the Elves:

    The best way to make sure your wishes get into Santa’s book is to email Santa. They go straight in that way! If you put them on this blog then someone might forget to add them :(

    Merry Christmas!

    The Elves

    P.S. What’s the magic word? :)

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