This Mother’s Day is a good time to show some love to the moms in your life even if it may be from afar this year. Whether you are sheltering with your mother or want to send some love to a mother practicing social distancing elsewhere, there are a variety of gifts at Seward Co-op to show your appreciation.
Riverbend Starter Plants
Know a mom with a green thumb? Choose from a variety of starter plants locally grown by Community Foods producer, Riverbend Farm, including broccoli, tomatoes, herbs and flowers. As a pioneer in organic seed saving, Riverbend Farm seeks the best varieties of seeds cultivated to thrive in the ever-changing Minnesota climate. Save on starter plants Friday, May 8 until Sunday, May 10, while supplies last.
Ethically Sourced Accessories
Terra Natural Designs accessories including jewelry are made with ethically sourced materials, handmade by indigenous communities in South America. Their relationships with South American artisans help to create economic opportunities.
Locally Made Mood Brighteners
Candles and diffusers from Sunleaf can spruce up a whole room make very special gifts. SunLeaf products contain no synthetic foaming agents, preservatives, fillers or petrochemicals, but rather pure plant-derived ingredients, such as beeswax, soy, palm and 100% essential oil scents. You won’t find plastic bottles of SunLeaf products—their minimal packaging is designed to be composted or recycled.
Make it Low-waste
We have many items for that loved ones looking to positive environmental impact. To support that their low-waste goals, minimize plastic bottle usage with a Kleen Kanteen bottles. Instead of single use plastic baggies we have reusable bags made by Stasher. Another great option for sustainable food storage is Bees Wrap’s washable, reusable, and compostable alternative to plastic wrap.
Sweet Gifts to Keep Them Buzzin’
Looking to make a buzz? Gift with a theme in mind. Try some local honey from local Community Foods producer, Beez Kneez with some adorable candles from Big Dipper Wax Works made from a 100% bees wax. Find items like these and many other great gift ideas on display at both Franklin and Friendship stores.