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Global Volunteer Traditions: Think Differently When Giving Back This Holiday Season

Posted on November 26th, 2014

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger The holiday season is always a popular time to volunteer and give back. This year, why not think outside the typical soup kitchen and try something different? Here are three community service ideas inspired by volunteer traditions from around the world. Ubuntu: Community Spirit Ubuntu is a very old African […]

A Look at the Barre Method: What is Barre?

Posted on November 17th, 2014

Posted by Laura Agadoni, guest blogger You may have heard about a new type of exercise class that uses the barre method to achieve results, so it’s natural to wonder what it’s all about. Although this ballet-inspired practice is all the rage today, it’s not just a passing fad. Barre classes derive from Lottie Berk, a […]

Apple Picking Primer: How to Enjoy a Day at the Orchard

Posted on September 5th, 2014

Posted by Angela Tague, guest  blogger As fall beckons, apple picking season begins. Bundle up the kids in sturdy shoes and make your way to a local apple orchard this weekend. Picking fresh fruit as a family teaches kids where food comes from and creates numerous lasting memories. When Should We Pick Apples? Labor Day […]

Twitter Party Sweepstakes – Official Rules

Posted on September 4th, 2014

Tom’s of Maine – Twitter Party Sweepstakes – May – December 2014 OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Sweepstakes is open and offered only to legal residents of the 50 United States and Washington D.C., who are Twitter followers of @tomsofmaine, and who have the age of majority in […]

Tom’s of Maine Back to School Sweepstakes Official Rules

Posted on August 22nd, 2014

Tom’s of Maine Back to School Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. 1. How to enter: Tom’s of Maine (“Sponsor”) invites you (“Entrant”) to enter the Back to School Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). To be eligible for the Sweepstakes, all entries must […]