5 Holiday gift ideas for the green mom
Your mom cares about the environment and you should, too. Make eco-conscious shopping decisions this holiday season and give your green mom one of these terrific gifts.
Engage Green Red Hobo Tote
Green moms aren't just eco-conscious -- they are fashionable too. Give your mom a fashionable handbag this holiday, like this red hobo tote from Engage Green. This bag is created from recycled plastic bottles. About 18 used plastic bottles create one yard of their fabric. This roomy bag features a magnetic snap closure, zippered compartment on the back, and plenty of pockets inside. Priced at $55.00, it also comes in black, brown and light gold.
Repurposed High Heel
A fabulous platform high heel has been upcycled into an eye-catching planter. At the giddyspinster Etsy shop, you can by this Blanche DuBois planter and many others. This shoe is decked out in rhinestones and contains silvery lavender echeveria succulents planted in natural and organic fertilizer and soil. Priced at $82.00, this shoe planter is a green gift your mom will never forget.
Laura Langley Eco Sleep Eye Mask
Give your mom the gift of undisturbed rest. This eco-friendly eye mask is created with two layers of organic cotton for super comfort and light blocking. It's natural, breathable and ultra soothing. Choose from a number of different colors and designs. The Laura Langley Eco Sleep Eye Mask is available at Spirit Beauty Lounge for $28.00.
Handblown Glass Hummingbird Feeder
This hummingbird feeder is made from gorgeous recycled glass and is accented by removable glass flowers for easy filing and cleaning. This handblown glass feeder from Bird Brain is available now at doitbest.com, priced at just $19.99. This glass feeder is an affordable gift idea that your green mom will adore.
Giiv.com Gift Certificate
Giiv.com is the fast easy way to deliver a gift to your mom via her cell phone. Perfect for the techie mom who is green, Giiv.com text gift certificates involve no paper, shipping, wrapping or waste. You can give a variety of gifts from charitable donations to movie e-tickets and cosmetics to Krispy Kreme donuts. The gifts are delivered to your mom's mobile phone via text message with a special code to redeem in the store or online.