Healthy and Green Holiday Gift Guide 2012

Healthy, Vegan and Green Holiday Gift Guide 2012

Well, we’ve made it to that gift giving time of year again!
Perhaps some of you have already made a dent in your list this past
Friday but perhaps some are looking
to take advantage of Cyber Monday deals and take their
time to check off their list over the next month.
If so, be sure to check out our favorite healthy, vegan and eco
gift ideas for everyone on your list on our Open Sky page
as well as our fun list below!

So with no further a due, here our The Healthy Voyager’s holiday gift picks for 2012!

Charity
(To give instead of receive)

Farm Sanctuary – Animal rescue, education and advocacy
BunnyLuv – A fabulous rabbit shelter and resource center
Global Girlfriend – Give a bike to a person in need
Toys for Tots - Bringing joy to children in need
Operation Homefront – Helping our military servicemen and women
Habitat for Humanity – Homes for those in need
Healthy Weight Commitment – Working to end childhood obesity

Him
(For the men on your list, both young & old)
Mustache Cufflinks – For the guy who likes a classy gag
Dizm Eco Herbie sunglasses – Fully renewable and biodegradable shades
IPlunge – For the guy with the smart phone who likes a toilet gag
North Wood’s Organic Shave Set  – Nothing smells better than a green organic dude
Street Sign Book Ends – Stop in the name of literacy
Wood Tie – Bet he doesn’t have one of these!
Vegan shoes, belts and wallets – For the compassionate fashionable dude

Her
(For the ladies be they young, moms or busy bees)

Amy Kathryn Handbags – Amazing designer vegan, eco handbags
Pansy Maiden Bags – Awesome handmade vegan bags
Mink Shoes – Gorgeous vegan shoes
Erica Weiner Jewelry – She’ll love her eco bling
Rich Hippie Perfume – Eco alchemy
Crocheted Headphones – Keep your tunes cute and warm
Upcycled business card cases – Cause sisters are doin for themselves

Unisex & Couples Gifts
(For anyone or any duos)

Portable Wine Table – Vino for 2 to go!
Essential Oil Best of the Best Set – Great for health and even just smelling good
Eco Home Starter Kit – To get the clean home the eco way
Half Full Glassware – Drink positively
Finger Foods Party Plates -
Sustainable Wood Candle Blocks – Stack up your flames
Upcycled Mail bag Ipad case – Email protected by snail mail
Hypoallergenic Bed Lounger – Comfy, healthy and green

Kids
(Babies, teens & all in between)

DoodleBread Kits – Cooking for kids is fun!
Toy Nanny – Great toy bag and mat for moms and babies alike
Plan Toys Eco Town – Play towns town that run on environmental initiatives
Curious Chef Knives – Teaching kids how to chop food instead of their fingers
EcoZoo Cotton Kid’s Rolling Backpacks – Green and cool and good for little spines
Eco-friendly Solar Powered Bamboo Doll House – Imagination plus green equals awesome
H Racer 2.0 – Hydrogen powered solar race car
Wonder Walker – Literally learning how to make a small carbon footprint

Pets
(For all furry babies)

Humunga Stache – Fido gets a toy, you get a laugh
Recycled cardboard cat scratcher - Keep your kitty scratchy
Fleece Pet Bed – Comfiness for your fur babies
Natural pet stain remover – For fur baby parents
Caesar’s Way Flash cards – Get your doggie trained with the help of celeb dog whisperer
Earthbath wipes – eco and vegan wipes for doggies and kitties
Cardboard cat chalet – Eco kitty
Felt Mushroom Birdhouse  – Their own fungus to call home

Health & Beauty
(For all aspects of health & vanity)

Alima Pure – All natural vegan makeup
Sparitual – Cool vegan nail polish
Violight Toothbrush Sanitizer – Clean the thing that cleans your teeth
Level Naturals – Delicious vegan soaps, scrubs and bath products
Plantlife – Yummy vegan soaps, lotions and skin care
Elan Veda – Natural ayurvedic products
Naturopathica - all natural, organic, vegan skin care

Fitness, Adventure & Sport
(For the fitness sport & adventure nuts on your list)

Kulae Yoga Gear – Eco, organic yoga mats and gear
Vivibarefoot’s Achilles Running Sandal – Ideal for trail, beachside runs or urban exploration.
Vegan Football – Fair trade and vegan tackling is just as bad ass
Cork Yoga Bricks – Make your triangle greener
Powerbreather – Work out your lungs
Balance Ball Chair – Work out while you work!

Home & Lifestyle
(For cool home and miscellaneous goodies)

Reusable Double Wine Tote - Carry 2 bottles at once comfortably
MudPie
  – Gifts and tableware for every occasion
Bamboo Potted Herbs – The gift of home gardening keeps on giving
Rose Stem Cutter – Taking the pain (physical and mental) out of trimming your roses and flowers
Cast Iron Tool Bottle Openers – Make drinking look like a tough job
Snow Ski Wine Rack – Sporty and functional

Books, Book Things & Films
(For cooks & bibliophiles)

The Healthy Voyager’s Global Kitchen – Cook your way around the world the healthier, plant based way
Ipad Mini – Not sure I need to tell you why it rocks
Point it - Language barriers no more
Audible – Getting that bibliophile a subscription to audiobooks for road trips
Forks Over Knives DVD – Change your life for the healthier after watching this film
Milk Documentary DVD – Change your life for the healthier after watching this film too!

Travel
(For the globe trotters you’ll be gifting)
Healthy Voyager Healthy & Eco Travel Kits
- All in one healthy and eco kits for on-the-go
Totseat – For the traveling parent on your list
Travel Tools Keychain – Be prepared anywhere in the world
Take Charge Travel Case – Keep all your pluggy plugs snug and in 1 place
Green Garmento – Your eco travel and laundry bag

Cooking & Kitchen
(For the novice to the pro)

Nutribullet – The best appliance for folks who want to get healthy
YoNanas – Making ice cream out of bananas for that sweet, healthy treat
Smoking Gun – A cool gadget to smoke all sorts of foods the easy way
360 Cookware – A cool, eco, healthier way to cook
Tuffy Steepware – BPA free, travel tea steeper
Digital Spoon Scale – Taking the guesswork out of measuring, once and for all
Homemade Stamp – Claim those baked goods!
Slimware & MeaureUp Bowls – Stylish and discreet portion control plates

Food & Beverage
(For gifting with a smile)

CalNaturale Wines – Organic carton wine rules
Cat Cora’s Kitchen by Gaea - Great olive oils and products for cooking and snacking
Numi Artisan’s Tea Blending Kit – For the tea lover on your list
Fungus Among Us – All things organic mushrooms
Garlic Galena – Fabulous gourmet garlic foodie finds
Vegan Gourmet Caramel Corn – A veganized holiday classic
Vegan Cookie of the Month Club – Need I say more?


Services, Subscriptions & Classes

(For the gift that keeps on giving)

Vegan Cuts – A surprise box of vegan goodies at your door every month!
Honest
– For the new, healthy and eco minded parent
Personal Wellness Coaching – Get healthy and fit in 2012
Wellness Coaching Certification – Make 2012 the year you follow your passion
VegNews Magazine – To keep up to date with the coolest vegan trends all year long
Online Gardening Classes – Develop your green thumb this year!

Online Stores

Bourgeoise Boheme – Fashion with compassion
Vaute Couture – Beautiful vegan coats
Herbivore Clothing & Store – Vegan clothing, books, accessories, nick knacks and more!
Uncommongoods.com – All kinds of neat and off the wall gifts
Alternative Outfitters – A vegan boutique
Vegan Collection – All vegan shoes, wallets and belts for men.
Moo Shoes – Lovely vegan shoes for ladies
Earth Shoes – Eco, vegan shoes for men & women that promotes fitness
Toms Shoes – A pair for you also gets you a pair to someone in the world who needs them ; )
Viva Terra – Eco living with style
GreenLoop – Sustainable style

I hope this list helps make your holiday shopping easier and merrier while making your holiday giftees happy, healthy & green!!

Happy Holiday Shopping Days!!!

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About Carolyn Scott-Hamilton

The Healthy Voyager, aka Carolyn Scott-Hamilton, is the creator and host of The Healthy Voyager web series, site, and overall brand. An award winning healthy, special diet and green living and travel expert, holistic nutritionist, plant based vegan chef, best-selling cookbook author, media spokesperson, sought after speaker, consultant and television personality, Carolyn Scott-Hamilton is a respected figure in the world of healthy lifestyle and travel as well as special diet cooking and nutrition. The Healthy Voyager aims to help people live well, one veggie at a time!

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