December 16th, 2011

Best Green Gift Guides 2011

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My picks for green gift guides 2011

There were so many fabulous green gift guides circulating this year that I didn’t have to create my own (good excuse, eh?).  There were a few that stood out and are worthy of sharing:

I’m sure I missed other green gift guides that deserve attention. Please feel free to link up in the comment section.

thank youIf you are still looking for green, eco-friendly gifts please visit the supporters of Groovy Green Livin. They help to make it all happen.

Ready to Wrap

If you are ready to wrap all those gifts head on over to the J.R. Watkins Naturals Clear Conscience Blog for a few eco-friendly alternatives to gift wrap. One of my favorites is to use all of those paintings and drawing from your children as unique and special wrapping paper.

Remember to take some time for yourself during this hectic time of year. Any suggestions? Enjoy!

[Photo used under Creative Commons from D. Sharon Pruitt and Vistamommy/Flickr]



12 Responses to “Best Green Gift Guides 2011”

  1. […] Continue reading here: Best Green Gift Guides 2011 | Groovy Green Livin […]

  2. Drink! Drinks lots of organic wine….:)

  3. Ha-enjoy your many drinks Stephanie! Have a wonderful weekend.

  4. Just this morning I sat with the Christmas cards we received last year and cut out gift tags for presents for this year. It’s one of my favorite “green” holiday tips….plus it saves me money!

  5. That’s such a great idea Cathy! Thanks for sharing.

  6. Thanks for including my carnival!

  7. You are so welcome Lisa! Thanks for hosting the carnival.

  8. Thanks for including ESP, Lori! Hope you had a wonderful weekend 🙂

  9. You are very welcome Hannah! Happy to share your non-toxic products.

  10. I know this sounds silly, but I take time for myself while wrapping gifts! It’s the one time you can tell everyone in the family that they can’t come in to the room you’re in… why not take advantage of that? Other than that I bury my nose in a big book and glare at anyone who dares to interrupt me. 🙂

  11. It doesn’t sound silly at all Andrea. It’s so important to find time for yourself. I am a horrible gift wrapper-so I don’t enjoy it all! I like your idea of burying your head in a book-that one works for me.

  12. […] “Wrapping paper and shopping bags alone account for about 4 million tons of trash annually in the U.S,” according to  Seeing it as a simple way to make a big impact, I’ve recently started to move away from traditional wrapping paper and now focus on using eco-friendly wrapping paper alternatives. […]

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