The Importance of Water

ECO EM’S BLOG THE IMPORTANCE OF WATER As an Island nation surrounded by water, with significant rainfall and clean tap water, we often don’t give water a second thought. We’re lucky that we have clean running water in our homes available 24/7, it rains bucket loads and at the beginning of the year everywhere was flooded! As we approach Water

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Nurturing Nature: The Inspiration Behind Eco Ems

ECO EM’S BLOG NURTURING NATURE: THE INSPIRATION BEHIND ECO EMS It seems appropriate to take a moment to celebrate the birthday of famous environmentalist Sir David Attenborough this month. On the 8th May at 98 years old, he’s thought to be one of the most well-travelled people on the planet and has over 10 plants and animals named after him.

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Embracing National Gardening Week: Cultivating Joy and Sustainability

ECO EM’S BLOG EMBRACING NATIONAL GARDENING WEEK: CULTIVATING JOY AND SUSTAINABILITY Since its inception in 2012, National Gardening Week (NGW) has grown into a much-loved yearly event that has won over the hearts of garden enthusiasts throughout the UK. Every year, this week-long celebration gathers hundreds of people who are ready to hold events, share their love of gardening with

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Why I Gift Green?

ECO EM’S BLOG WHY I GIFT GREEN? I wanted to let you into how it all started, why I love gifting and how I want to spread joy and a little bit of sustainability along the way. How did my Green Gifts start? When I started Eco Em’s I wanted to find a way to help people make eco swaps

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Sustainable Surprises That Make a Difference

ECO EM’S BLOG SUSTAINABLE SURPRISES THAT MAKE A DIFFERENCE The practice of selecting and giving gifts that are environmentally friendly and sustainable is called “eco gift giving.” It means choosing presents that have the fewest adverse effects on the environment over their whole life, from production to disposal. Giving gifts that are kind to the environment is important because it

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Nurture Nature – Going Plastic Free

ECO EM’S BLOG NURTURE NATURE – GOING PLASTIC FREE It might be easy to forget that people are an essential component of nature in a world where concrete jungles frequently eclipse the splendour of natural surroundings. The motto “Nurture Nature” at Eco Ems Gifts represents the idea that taking care of us and the environment go hand in hand. Understanding

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Embracing Earth Day: Why Every Action Counts

ECO EM’S BLOG EMBRACING EARTH DAY: WHY EVERY ACTION COUNTS Every year on the 22nd of April, the world observes Earth Day, a day devoted to promoting environmental protection awareness and action. Earth Day started in 1970 and has since expanded to become the world’s largest secular commemoration, bringing millions of people together to support environmental causes. Why is Earth

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