GREEN FRIDAY – Frog Gifts for the Holidays
Although this Friday is Black Friday, we’d like to offer an alternative: GREEN FRIDAY—a day to order some wonderful frog gifts online—no pushing and shoving at the big box stores requiredl! Enjoy!
Frog by Thomas Marent
Frog by nature photographer Thomas Marent features over 400 truly stunning images of frogs and other amphibians. A beautifully designed and produced book (published by DK), Frog is guaranteed to turn anyone into a frog enthusiast.
For kids ages 9-12 (and for puzzle-loving adults) here’s a good project for a winter’s day—a 300-piece Ravensburger puzzle of colorful poison dart frogs.
A gorgeous mini-calendar for frog lovers.
ADOPT A FROG
Adopting a frog or other animal from the World Wildlife Fund is a great gift for a child or an adult who cares about animals.
For a $50 adoption, you will receive:
- plush frog
- adoption certificate
- full-color photo of a red-eyed tree frog
- spotlight card full of fascinating information about your frog
If you’re planning to buy your loved one a new ipod or ipad, why not fill it with a few frog or amphibian apps! Refer to our recent post on apps.
SAVE THE FROGS totebag:
Forget plastic bags. Do your shopping with this cool eco-friendly Save the Frogs totebag and help support a great amphibian conservation organization.
Here’s a cute frog to cuddle with: Ty Pluffies Pond Frog
CLOTHES FOR KIDS and ADULTS
Frogs Are Green Tees
Send a positive eco-message with our It Is Easy to be Green T-shirt with art by internationally renowned illustrator Paul Zwolak. Available in kids and adult sizes. (Proceeds go to amphibian conservation organizations.)
We’re not sure we can resist buying these cozy frog slippers for the women in our lives.
FROG GIFTS FOR BABY
When you buy a blanket from Happy Blankie, one is also donated to a child in need. The blankies, available in different sizes, are made with luxuriously plush “minky” dot fabric, trimmed and back with silky, charmeuse satin.
ANGEL DEAR PILLOWS, BLANKETS, AND ACCESSORIES FOR BABY
Angel dear features cashmere-soft baby blankets, rattles, clothes etc. I have the frog pillow below, which has been adopted by our new “baby” (an 8-month-old kitten) as her preferred place to nap. It is unbelievably soft and cuddly!
Frogs Are Green Onesie
Let the youngest member of your family spread the word about our amphibian friends with a Frogs Are Green Onesie. (Proceeds go to amphibian conservation organizations.)
This year at Frogs Are Green a couple of amazing artists have donate their work to help our cause.
Children’s book illustrator Sherry Neidigh donated her art for this lovely poster—A Frog’s Dream: Save Our Home. (Proceeds go to amphibian conservation organizations.)
Paul Zwolak donated his art for this poster —It Is Easy Being Green. (Proceeds go to amphibian conservation organizations.)
Frog key chain
My husband gave me this frog key chain, which has a button activated bright LED light and makes “Ribbet” sounds. Occasionally I bump my purse and my keychain starts ribbeting, and I enjoy seeing people’s reactions!