Are DIY Gifts the Best Way to Give Green This Holiday 2011?

There is an inherent tension between desire to be green and shopping for holiday gifts.

Are DIY (Do It Yourself) Gifts the best way to give green this holiday 2011?

You might not be the next great painter or best cook in town.

For those with time and patience, embroidery can combine both and after being framed ends up as a nice personalized kitchen gift.

Teacup

It all starts with a pattern like those Food Math themes 'Sad to Happy' themes sold by Wild Olive on Etsy.

DIY gifts on the table for Green Day # 204

Previously: Chauffeured New York Car Service with a Low Emission Mission, OZO car

(* Image for Food Math from Wild Olive's Etsy Shop)

Previous Post

5 Onion Songs Win You a Jar of Gluten Free Caramelized Onion Balsamic Spread

Dec 6
A gourmet spread could be all you need for the little canapes or amuse bouche you want to offer guests at your holiday party. The team at Robert Rothschild Farms wants to help. We have 2 jars of their Caramelized Onion Balsamic Spread for the taking (one jar per winner) In order to win, List 5 songs or music pieces with Onion in the title. Send your list to info [at] njconcierges [dot] com All...
Next Post

Yemen in my Cup with Haraz Mountains Mocha, Kopi Luwak my 1st Taste of Civet Coffee

Dec 7
I don't spend all my waking hours reading cookbooks. I do taste food, teas, coffee too. For the second time i was lucky recipient of a batch of gourmet picks from Sea Island Coffee in the U.K. While previous batch included coffees from Tonga to St Helena via Hawaii, this time I was treated to a trio from Jamaica, the Philippines and Yemen. I started with RSW Peaberry from Jamaica Blue Mountain. Its crop represents...

Comments