Mother's Day Gone Green
Mother's Day is a wonderful opportunity to show our appreciation for the special women in our lives. However, it's also important to consider the impact our gifts have on the environment. Luckily, there are plenty of eco-friendly options available that are sure to make any mom happy.
Here are some ideas for eco-friendly Mother's Day gifts that you can then box up in one of our eco friendly gift boxes - click here to browse our range of gift boxes!
- A reusable water bottle: Encourage your mom to stay hydrated while also reducing the use of single-use plastic by giving her a high-quality, reusable water bottle. There are many stylish and sustainable options available, such as those made from stainless steel or glass.
- Organic and fair trade chocolates: Treat your mom to some delicious organic and fair trade chocolates. Look for brands that use sustainably-sourced ingredients and eco-friendly packaging.
- A plant: Give your mom the gift of nature with a beautiful houseplant. Not only do plants help purify the air, but they also add a touch of green to any space. Choose a plant that's easy to care for, such as a succulent or snake plant.
- Beeswax wraps: Help your mom reduce her use of plastic wrap by giving her some beeswax wraps. These reusable wraps are made from organic cotton coated in beeswax, and can be used to wrap up food instead of using disposable plastic wrap.
- Sustainable clothing: If your mom loves fashion, consider getting her a sustainable clothing item. Look for clothing made from eco-friendly materials like organic cotton, bamboo, or recycled polyester, and from brands with a strong commitment to sustainability.
- A reusable shopping bag: Encourage your mom to reduce her use of single-use plastic bags by giving her a stylish and durable reusable shopping bag. Look for bags made from sustainable materials like organic cotton or recycled materials.
- DIY bath and body products: Instead of buying your mom traditional bath and body products, consider making your own using natural ingredients. You can make scrubs, bath salts, and body butters using ingredients like coconut oil, shea butter, and essential oils.
By giving your mom an eco-friendly gift, you're not only showing her your appreciation, but also making a positive impact on the environment.