Earth Day Gifts / February 25, 2019 / Blanche Durham
She frequents the salon for nails hair and skin treatments and knows the latest designer names. A shopping spree to the local outlet mall would be a dream come true to this woman and even a gift card to Amazon.com would be enough to keep her brain pumping considering all the possibilities of things she could purchase with that card. Martha Stewart mom is a jack of all trades. She can bake a cake rub out stains and knows her way around a power drill. There is not much that she cannot do. She is super woman in a cape. This mom likes anything that can make homemaking easier. Items like kitchen gadgets light tools and anything powered by a motor will likely make her smile. Let us not forget electronics like netbooks laptops and tablet computers which can help with quick recipes keeping in contact with distant family and the latest episodes on DIY. There you have it the best Mother s Day gifts are sometimes as easy as matching your mom s personality type with her favorite past times. You can go on from there and figure out some pretty nifty gifts to make your mom smile. Want more ideas of personalized Mother s Day gifts? See below.
Tin cans paper shreddings crayon shavings and other recycled or recyclable materials can be used to depict a scene or a drawing that shows something to do with Earth Day can be equally stimulating. You may also wish to gather a classroom full of children and create a mural with each child participating by adding to a large picture that shows what Earth Day means to them or what they can do to help protect and preserve the earth. The mural can hang on one wall of the classroom for several weeks to remind the children of the importance of Earth Day and what it represents.
Mainstream Americans talked about recycling and conservation. In the 1980 s many people recycled within their neighborhood recycling programs. People s awareness of their ecological responsibility became part of their lives and actions. Children learned the importance of taking care of their environment; they were taught to care for the earth and its animals. The iconic Smokey Bear (originated in the mid 1940 s) featured poster slogans like "If not you who?" and "Only you can prevent forest fires. We can t." Americans seemed to step-up to their roles as Earth trustees. In the 1990 s recycling programs reduced overall waste by twenty percent. With people and government taking responsibility companies followed suit.