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Celebrating your mom can be as simple as writing her a beautiful, heartfelt note, or spending time with her, and making her feel extra special. If you’re inclined to spring-for a treat of some sort, make sure that it fits her personality, that it’s useful, and will be of value to her. Here’s a round-up of good, eco-savvy ideas …

  • For the magazine lover — either a subscription to Organic Spa (printed with earth-friendly dyes and eco-conscious paper manufacturing), or Natural Home (printed on paper that is made with 100% de-inked, post-consumer fiber and is processed chlorine-free).
  • modern gifts for the modern mom from MoMA online
  • …eco-conscious Get Clean supplies from Shaklee
  • Everybody loves the country rooster, and Bergdorf’s. Thanks to Haute Nature for this fun find, from Bergdorf Goodman. Set of 4 recycled glass tumblers, $48.
  • Or gift her a membership to a worthwhile organization:

national audubon society (check out their bird feeders)

nature conservancy (with a $50 membership, receive their publication)

sierra club (lots of good info and perks)

How will you celebrate Mom?

Related: Green your Mother’s Day, (5.02.09)

a mother lode of an eco mother’s day (5.03.08)