HERE to meet my elves and see the Mr. Peeps explanation poem.
"Mr. Peeps" was not my idea of course. The tradition has been around a long time. In fact, we had an elf named "Lucky" growing up, that still hangs out at my parents' each year.
If you love this idea and want to start this tradition, these little guys can be hard to find!! (You can check your local craft stores. That is where mine came from.) But here are some great online links to check out as well...
The Crazy Quilter (I think this is just for the pattern, to make your own)
Elves Around the World
Elf On the Shelf