Great Green Gifts for Moms and Kids

Shopping with a conscience just got easier. From magnetic wooden blocks to a toy tool kit made entirely from recycled milk containers, we've got loads of earth-friendly gift ideas that your whole family will enjoy. By Shanelle Rein-Olowokere

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TEGU WOODEN BLOCKS

TEGU WOODEN BLOCKS

Everyone loves wooden blocks, but these have a twist – they're magnetic! Made in Honduras with sustainable hardwoods, this ingenious toy is sure to keep the kids' table occupied. Plus, upon purchase you have the choice to either plant a tree or fund a day of school for a Honduran child.
Age Range: All ages
Buy It: Tegu.com, $50 for 26 block starter set

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ORGANIC FINGER PUPPETS

ORGANIC FINGER PUPPETS

Loveable and extra soft, they're perfect for imagination play. The animal-centric set comes with a frog, monkey, hippo, penguin and bunny.
Age Range: 6 months and up
Buy It: Giggle.com, $15

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OH PLAH! SERENITY TEETHING BRACELET

OH PLAH! SERENITY TEETHING BRACELET

Talk about double duty! This well-designed teething ring is also a chic bracelet mom can wear (maybe before baby gets it for teething!). Made of medical-grade thermoplastic, it's non-toxic, bacteria resistant and free of all the bad stuff (lead, BPA, PVC, latex, phthalates).
Age Range: 3 months and up
Buy It: Roundhousedc.com, $19.99

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NEPALI BY TDM DESIGN SALLY CASHMERE SCARF

NEPALI BY TDM DESIGN SALLY CASHMERE SCARF

Handcrafted by Nepali women, this so-gorgeous, you'll-never-take-it-off scarf is made with 100 percent organic cashmere and dyed with eco-friendly, azo-free dyes.
Buy It: Tdmdesigninc.com, $205

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MISS BRITTANY'S ORGANIC PRESCHOOL FUN DOUGH KIT

MISS BRITTANY'S ORGANIC PRESCHOOL FUN DOUGH KIT

Finally, it's okay to eat the play dough! Created by a New York preschool teacher, this cool set comes with three dough colors (Purple Power, Going Green Green, Blueberry Bounce), a mini rolling pin and organic apron.
Age Range: 3 and up
Buy It: OrganicFunDough.com, $29.95

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MD MOMS BABY SILK BASICS GIFT SET

MD MOMS BABY SILK BASICS GIFT SET

Perfect for a new mom, this gift set includes all the baby care essentials her new child will need, including hypo-allergenic and chemical-free body wash, daily moisturizer and diaper rash cream – plus a gentle all-natural Atlantic Sea sponge.
Buy It: Mdmoms.com, $64

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GREEN TOYS TOOL BOX

GREEN TOYS TOOL BOX

Help build your little ones’ motor skills with this 15-piece kid-sized tool set made from recycled milk containers – one of the safest and cleanest recycled plastics.
Age Range: 3 and up
Buy It: Potterybarnkids.com, $24

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3 SPROUTS ORGANIC HOODED TOWEL

3 SPROUTS ORGANIC HOODED TOWEL

This oversized towel is the perfect new baby gift. Not only is it double-layered for extra softness, but it sports a cute animal character for added bath time fun.
Age Range: Newborn to 3
Buy It: Milo Monkey in yellow or Chico in brown, $40.50 each

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GREEN GIRL TINY TOTES

GREEN GIRL TINY TOTES

Give your little ones a kick start on good habits with these pretty reversible bags. Lightweight and machine washable, these mini eco totes are sized to hold all their goodies.
Buy It: Greengirlworld.com, $20

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ADEN & ANAIS ORGANIC SWADDLING BLANKET

ADEN & ANAIS ORGANIC SWADDLING BLANKET

Every new mother understands the importance of swaddling – it gives her and the baby a good night's sleep. The company behind the original super-soft muslin swaddling blanket has just released an adorable organic collection so you can sleep even easier.
Buy It: Adenandanais.com, $34

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CANOPY VERDE CASSIA WEEKENDER

CANOPY VERDE CASSIA WEEKENDER

Eco-conscious moms will love this oversized chic tote. Crafted from organic cotton and bamboo, chrome-free leather and chemical-free dyes and threads, it's perfect for day or weekend trips.

Buy It: Canopyverde.com, $249

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POLARN O. PYRET ECO BABY BODYSUIT

POLARN O. PYRET ECO BABY BODYSUIT

This cool 100 percent organic wrap onesie – designed by hip Stockholm-based clothing company Polarn O. Pyret – features a limited-edition print from iconic Swedish textile designer Gunila Axen.
Buy It: Polarnopyretusa.com, $26

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PERSONALIZED SIGG WATER BOTTLES

PERSONALIZED SIGG WATER BOTTLES

Let your little one drink in style with their own personalized SIGG drinking bottle. Not only are the designs super cute, but you'll be doing something great for the environment. Green Fact: Plastic bottles take 700 years to begin composting.
Buy It: Cafepress.com, $28 for 1 litre bottle

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PLAN TOYS SIT AND WALK PUPPY

PLAN TOYS SIT AND WALK PUPPY

This beautifully crafted wooden dog will become more than your child's pull toy – it will become their pal. Made from non-toxic, natural materials, it can sit and walk, plus there's no messy cleanup.

Age Range: 2 and up

Buy It: Bloumebaby.com, $19

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LITTLE TWIG BABY BASICS GIFT SET

LITTLE TWIG BABY BASICS GIFT SET

Safe to use head to toe, this set of organic bathing essentials, complete with a plush caterpillar washcloth, will keep your baby's skin as soft as the day he or she was born.

Buy It: Growgreenbaby.com, $39.99

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ECOBAGS LOOFAH ART SCRUBBERS

ECOBAGS LOOFAH ART SCRUBBERS

These bright eco-friendly loofah scrubbers are guaranteed to make bath time fun! Crafted from a sustainable agricultural crop, just throw them in the yard when you've used them up. They're 100 percent biodegradable and actually help replenish the soil.
Buy It: Ecobags.com, $3.99 each

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