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Monthly Archives: March 2012

An App for Everything… Including Exercising

Posted on March 29th, 2012

Posted by Bridget, Citizens’ Advocacy Representative Working for Tom’s of Maine, I use 5% of my paid time to volunteer for local nonprofits. It was on one such outing – maintaining hiking trails – that through a series of unfortunate events, I suddenly found myself sitting in a stream. Why do I look so excited [...]

DIY: Sweater Pillow Cover Upcycling

Posted on March 22nd, 2012

Posted by Erin, guest blogger for Tom’s of Maine, Trenton, Maine Have you ever accidentally shrunk a sweater and had to say goodbye? Or have you ever passed a sweater on the racks of a thrift store that you would never really wear, but you still admire the pattern or color? Or maybe with the [...]

My Volunteer Story: Teaching Ceili Dancing

Posted on March 15th, 2012

Posted by Bridget, Citizens’ Advocacy Representative Hi, my name is Bridget and I work as a Citizens’ Advocacy Representative at Tom’s of Maine, which means I help answer consumer questions about our natural toothpaste, natural deodorant, and other personal care products. Every once in a while a phone caller will say to me, “Your name [...]

Oral Care for Growing Kids

Posted on March 1st, 2012

Posted by Susanne, Associate Brand Manager and resident Registered Dental Hygienist Did you know that one of our brand managers is also a registered dental hygienist? When we need advice on how to best take advantage of our natural toothpaste, natural mouthwash or naturally waxed dental floss, we like to ask Susanne. Dear Susanne, My [...]