Eco-Friendly Valentine's: Share Your Love All Year Round

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Was your valentine's day just another day, filled with stress and disappointment or did you take the opportunity to stop and smell the roses (pun intended). No matter where you are on the relationship spectrum here are some eco-friendly valentine ideas to share your love all year round.

Love Yourself

Pug in a blanket

Take time out to relax with a sustainable candle, socially responsible book, or your favorite playlist and snuggle into a handcrafted blanket to rejuvenate and celebrate you.

 

Love Your Family

sustainable cooking

Gather in the kitchen and cook a family favorite or try a new recipe to everyone's delight.

 

 

Love Your Friends

Eco-friendly toothbrushes

Keep an upcycled bathrobe or bamboo toothbrushes in your guest room so unexcepted guests feel welcome.

 

 

Love Your Planet

lavender field with hand for a sustainable planet

Support brands committed to reforestation, reducing plastic use and zero waste so we can all enjoy generations of eco-friendly valentines. 

 

 

Share how you show your love. Go to our social media  pages Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and share your story.

Thanks for reading,

Savvy

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