Gosh! There are great and funny ideas here!
This was just on Rachel Ray's show on Friday. It would be a cute gift for children!
For a nominal fee ($15+), you can have Santa send an e-mail to your child, or even phone them at a pre-determined time! You provide the information so Santa knows everything. It is not generic. And there are fun and games on the site as well.
The site is http://www.santaspeaking.com!