Father’s Day is almost upon us, and eco-friendly gifts are an excellent way to show that your care about him and the planet. From spa sets to green gadgets there is so much that you can plan. No need to look any further than this guide to find the right gift for your dad, and the one that will make Mother Earth happy as well.
Eco-friendly Gift Ideas for Father’s Day
Who said that shower baskets are for mothers only? Dads will too love a pampering gift put together by you and filled with green products. Put an organic men’s shaving and body bar in the basket and pair it with a re-usable shaving razor. To gift him a little luxury in his life, add soy candles, organic body moisturizers, bath salts, loofahs, and a cotton or bamboo bathrobe. To complete the basket, include some organic chocolates, his favorite book or a magazine to read while he soaks. Try looking through Etsy’s best selling Father’s Day gift ideas.
If your dad is a gadget lover this Father’s Day gift him what he loves. The only exception being a gadget that’s also good for the Mother Nature. For instance, if your father is fond of traveling, you can get him a backpack that uses solar energy to charge handheld devices like iPods and smartphones. Alternatively, you can update his PC with an eco-friendly and biodegradable keyboard and mouse set. You could even go one bigger and buy him a new eco-friendly electrical good to replace a current one. This website sells organic light emitting televisions (OLEDs) that are more energy efficient than regular TVs.
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Leisure Outdoor Gifts
Does your father take great pride in his garden or the yard? If so, why not surprise him with a way to enjoy his leisure time in the yard? If he loves to work out in the yard, consider for battery operated lawn mowers that are cost-efficient and less harmful for the environment than the usual gas mowers. Or consider a hammock fabricated from sustainable materials. We love these Father’s Day gift ideas from Real Simple.
Make a donation
Instead of a materialistic Father’s Day gift, make a donation in his name to an environmental organization such as a national park or a local botanical garden. If you dad likes to live green, he will certainly appreciate this out of the box gift.
Here are some eco-friendly Father’s Day gift ideas that are not only thoughtful and considerate but also promote socially responsible and environment-friendly practices. Let us know if you have more interesting ideas to add to the list?