For the vegan, vegetarian, flexitarian, pescatarian, or raw foodist on your gift list this season, a gift of Jae Steele’s Ripe From Around Here: A Vegan Guide to Local and Sustainable Eating (No Matter Where You Live) will be extremely well-received! This 263-page cookbook offers recipes, tips, and healthy suggestions for eating organic, locally grown foods. Think globally, act locally might well be the mantra behind this fantastic resource brimming with 180 tasty recipes!

Some of “Mom’s” favorite recipes include Flax Apple Pudding, “South In Your Mouth” Peach Pecan Muffins, Root Chips, Pear Parsnip Soup, and Warm Mushroom and Spinach Salad. Salivating yet??

This delectable cookbook can be purchased online, and you just may be tempted to pick up a second copy for yourself!

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For an aspiring Le’Artiste on your gift list this holiday season, Clementine Art offers a gift set brimming with everything a little one needs to imagine and create works of art! The gift set contains non-toxic Crayon Rocks, Markers, Paint, Modeling Dough, Glue, Crayons, which will definitely provide hours of creativity and fun, especially when the weather is chilly outside this winter! From finger painting & drawing to coloring & using the modeling dough for projects, the Clementine Art Gift Set is sure to inspire. Check out their art blog for craft ideas and projects to make with your little ones.

Clementine Art offers wholesome, clean, environmentally-friendly and safe art supplies for children (and adults!). All of the products are free of chemicals and petrochemicals, and parents will love that everything washes off of clothes easily! The art supplies are recommended for children ages 3+. This is definitely one of the top gifts to give this season!

Clementine Art can be found at national retail locations such as Whole Foods Market or online at

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Fun meets functional with this adorable Baby Elephant Chalkboard from WallCandy Arts! Just in time for the holidays for your future zoologist, this removable, reusable chalkboard helps everyone remember birthdays, homework assignments, and when the next circus will be in town. Your little one can draw and create art, right on the walls, and because it is easily removed, the pachyderm can migrate to any room in the home!

The wall decals from WallCandy Arts are printed on art book quality presses utilizing the highest quality material in the industry, and are non-toxic, lead-free, VOC free and made in the USA.

The chalkboards are available at, and retail for $56.00.

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For those who want to add a hint of bling to the holiday season, offers high-quality rhinestone T-shirts for both moms and daughters! Get into the holiday spirit by donning one of their organic cotton t-shirts, customized with your choice of design. Made without chemicals or dyes in the USA, the organic cotton t-shirts are comfortable, ridiculously soft and just too, too cute! holiday designs include: Christmas T-Shirts with sassy sayings like, Bah Humbug, Got Gifts?, Santa Baby, and Naughty or Nice. For those who just want to shimmer and shine, choose from classic winter designs with snowflakes, Santa hats, reindeer and wreaths.

Whether you are purchasing a t-shirt for yourself, or to give as a gift to a hip, eco-conscious friend , is sure to make the holiday season sparkle! Visit

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Get into the holiday spirit with Olivia! Nickelodeon’s new 8 episode DVD, Merry Christmas Olivia, is an exciting compilation of Olivia’s many winter adventures, just in time for the season! The Olivia fan on your gift list can giggle and laugh along with this spirited 6 3/4 little girl as she creates her own backyard skating rink, enjoys a “snow day,” and spreads Christmas cheer as Olivia Claus! Fun for the whole family, this will definitely be a holiday favorite, played year after year!

To learn more about Olivia, download Olivia printables, play games, and more, visit

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