Great Green Gifts

Homey Mother’s Day Gifts for Every Type of Mom Thumbnail

Mother's Day is quickly approaching. Have you thought about what you're giving the mom (or moms) on your list? If you're like most people, it probably involves flowers and a card. Those are great, especially if the flowers are organic, but I typically like to give more personal gifts that reflect moms true interests. Uncommon…

Check out this Year’s Green Gift Guide! Thumbnail

As you may know, the Green Gift Guide is online all year long to help you with your gift giving, but each year around the holidays, I refresh it with new gift ideas and current pricing. This year, the guide also got a redesign to match the fresh new look of the site, and I've…

Five Awesomely Uncommon Green Home Gifts Thumbnail

It's that time of year again. We're all making our lists and checking them twice. Or if you're like me, three or four times after I check my budget. We're finding gifts for the special people on our list, and hopefully, paying some attention to where and how they are made. Uncommon Goods has long…

Green Gift Giveaway: Fair Trade Handbag from Dsenyo Thumbnail

It's been a long while since I've done a giveaway, so you know it would have to be a special company that brings me out of my lull. And Dsenyo is nothing if not special. This company, founded by Marissa Perry Saints, was started with a singular purpose: To provide economic and social opportunity for…

Green Gift Giveaway: Jo Totes Vegan Camera Bag Thumbnail

I had to save the best for (almost) last. I have had my eye on Jo Totes for a long time. If you (or a woman you know) own a DSLR camera, or really any quality camera that you use all the time, you will L-O-V-E these bags. I've had my Nikon D40 for a…