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Shop Clean: The Best Apps for Green Living

Posted on December 3rd, 2014

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Green living doesn’t always take a lot of research and preplanning. With the tap of a smartphone, you now have all the information you need to make eco-friendly shopping easy. Here are the best green apps to help you shop and live with respect toward the environment. Think Dirty This […]

Three Tips on How to Start Volunteering

Posted on December 3rd, 2014

Posted by Laurie, Human Resources Manager A study conducted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that volunteering rates in the U.S. are the lowest they have been since 2002.  At Tom’s of Maine our employees are allowed to use 5% of their paid work time volunteering.  But we also understand that getting started isn’t […]

A Homemade Tea Recipe That’s Perfect for Winter

Posted on December 2nd, 2014

Posted by Rebecca Desfosse, guest blogger Are you looking for the perfect homemade tea recipe for winter? Think chai! Chai tea offers the perfect blend of spicy and sweet that keeps you warm on chilly winter nights. Black tea, such as Darjeeling, has a bold and robust flavor but carries less than half the amount of […]

Going Green with the Animals in Your Life

Posted on December 2nd, 2014

Posted by Kimberly, She Scribes My family consists of me, my husband, our two children, five cats, a dog and a pair of goldfish. Our pets are very much a part of our family. We even include our goldfish – Fishy and Wishy – on our family’s holiday ornament each year, as well as all […]

Baby Hair Products: How to Care for Your Baby Naturally

Posted on December 1st, 2014

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger When you’ve become a parent, there are so many questions and uncertainties; the last thing you want to worry about is the safety of the items you use on your little one. That includes baby hair products. Rest easy with these tips on how to care for your son’s or […]