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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 […]

Tom’s of Maine Earth Month Sweepstakes Official Rules

Posted on April 25th, 2014

Tom’s of Maine Earth Month 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 Earth Month Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). To be eligible for the Sweepstakes, all entries must be submitted […]

DIY Skin Care: Three Homemade Dry-Hand Remedies from the Pantry

Posted on February 17th, 2014

Posted by Angela Tague, guest blogger Subfreezing wind chills and dry winter air leave skin dry. During the cold months, I often focus on natural DIY skin care techniques to keep my hands from feeling raw, itchy, and parched. Simplicity is important to me, so I seek out natural alternatives to manufactured lotions and hand […]

DIY Valentine Cards for Kids to Make

Posted on February 11th, 2014

Posted by Tania K. Cowling, guest blogger Kids do not see Valentine’s Day as a romantic holiday worthy of roses and a nice dinner. Instead, they engage in expressions of love and friendship by exchanging silly Valentine cards and eating treats. This February, help your kids channel their creativity and make DIY Valentine cards at home. […]

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Kids Who Want to Change the World

Posted on December 30th, 2013

Posted by Deirdre Mundy, guest blogger 2014 is fast approaching, so it’s time to discuss New Year’s Resolutions with your family. This year, step beyond the standard resolutions to conquer bad habits and improve health. Your kids are old enough to see that the world’s not perfect, and they’re compassionate enough to want to change it. […]

The Power of Reiki Healing

Posted on October 21st, 2013

Posted by Kelly Stapleton, guest blogger As a Reiki master, I have experienced the power of Reiki healing first-hand, and I frequently help my children and friends achieve a state of relaxation that allows for optimal self-healing. Reiki (pronounced “ray-kee”) is a Japanese energy healing modality that harnesses universal life force energy. This energy is […]