Posted by Deirdre Mundy, guest blogger Has your preteen started to smell? It might be time to invest in natural deodorant to protect her body and her self-esteem. Before you run out to the drug store to pick up a bar of deodorant for your daughter, make sure you know what steps to take. Bathing [...]
Posted by Angela Tague, guest blogger I’ve been recycling for years, using cloth grocery sacks before it was trendy and splurging on organic produce every chance I get. So, when I wanted to increase my environmental awareness, I was a little stumped. After much thinking, I vowed to eliminate any preventable exposure to synthetic chemicals [...]
Posted by Bridget, Community Manager I first learned about Tom’s of Maine’s aluminum free deodorant in college. My roommate Erin wore it, and so I decided to give it a shot. Growing up I had always used conventional antiperspirants. I was a competitive Irish Step dancer from age four to 18, and my long cardio [...]
Posted by Rob, Brand Manager of Citizen Engagement I’ve worked at Tom’s of Maine since 2001. When I tell people where I work, more often than not the response I get is, “Oh, the company that makes the fluoride free toothpaste!” Yes, Tom’s of Maine makes fluoride free toothpaste. We also make natural deodorant, mouthwash, dental [...]
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 oral care products, like our NEW Naturally Clean toothbrush, we like to ask Susanne. We sat down with Susanne to ask what features she recommends looking for [...]
Posted by Fiona, Brand Manager for Personal Care A trip to the store to purchase deodorant is not something most people want to spend a lot of time thinking about. Most of us just want a product that works. But spend some time looking at the products on the shelf and it can be easy [...]
Posted by Susanne, Associate Brand Manager and resident Registered Dental Hygienist When you work for a company that makes natural toothpaste, mouthwash, and floss you come to expect a lot of questions about oral care. And a subject that seems to be on a lot of people’s minds these days is teeth whitening. Why do [...]
Posted by Bridget, Citizens’ Advocacy Representative Are you looking for a natural toothpaste for kids? Did you know our children’s toothpaste varieties use real juice and fruit extracts from strawberries and mangos? They also include no artificial dyes and no artificial sweeteners. If your family enjoys the toothpaste, you might also enjoy this Strawberry-Mango Crisp [...]
I love foods that combine a sweet flavor with a bit of heat. I also LOVE fresh figs, and try to snap them up when they are in season. In this recipe, fresh figs bring the sweetness, while a little bit of ginger and mint bring the spicy.
I’m a big fan of ginger, and love how its spicy, citrusy flavor can liven up so many dishes. This dessert combines ginger with mint, and I think it makes for a really refreshing treat. If you don’t want to take the time to periodically stir the mixture, you can always wait until the mixture has solidified and grate it up in a food processor.