A Giveaway from Tom’s of Maine

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While I’m pretty flexible about what brands I buy and use for most household products, there are some items that I am naturally drawn to. Tom’s of Maine products are among those that I like for a number of reasons. Their deodorant is one of the I’ve found not to have aluminum, their toothpaste doesn’t make me gag, and I know that their practice good stewardship in their production.

I always had terrible gagging issues during pregnancy. Most toothpastes made me feel ill. Except Tom’s. It’s a top choice in my book simply due to taste.

Tom’s of Maine just released a new tooth paste: Simply White. Like the others in the line, it tastes great and, additionally, uses naturally sourced silica to help whiten. Hubs and I have both been using it recently. He, who normally doesn’t have a toothpaste preference said, “I really like that stuff.” Four thumbs up here!

The kids have been testing out the Silly Strawberry Toothpaste. My 8-year old commented that the flavor isn’t super strong. I think this is a good thing, personally. He seemed to think that it should be just like eating strawberries. Kids these days!

Another new addition to my morning routine is Tom’s Natural Beauty Bar. Without synthetic ingredients and full of vitamin E and olive oil, they can be considered wholesome. I like how my face feels after washing up.

This week three LifeasMOM readers will win gifts from Tom’s of Maine: a sample of Simply White toothpaste, 2 beauty bars and a sample of Silly Strawberry toothpaste.

To Enter:

Simply leave a comment on this post.

This giveaway is open until Sunday, May 1st at 8 pm, PST. The winners will be chosen randomly and notified via email. They will have 48 hours to respond in order to claim the prize.

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  1. Oh we love Tom’s products! Thanks for the opportunity to win.

  2. I love Tom’s products! Thanks for posting this giveaway! I’ve only tried the toothpaste so far, but I would love to sample the other products!

  3. I agree that mild taste is good for the kids’ paste. Toothpaste probably shouldn’t taste like candy . . .

  4. Danielle Bath says:

    Our family uses both toothpastes as well! Love them!

  5. I love love love Tom’s!! =)

  6. I haven’t tried Tom’s before- thanks for the chance to try them out!

  7. I too have never tried Tom’s products and am excited for the chance to! Do you buy them locally or on line?

  8. I’ve never tried Tom’s products, but have always wanted to! Thanks for hosting.

  9. We love Tom’s products! Thanks for the giveaway.

  10. Tom’s toothpaste products are loved here! Had no idea about the beauty bar, great find!

  11. I love Tom’s of Maine I’ve been using them since I was a kid! I know ther Silly Strawberry is supposed to be for kids but I still use it sometimes! Heheh. Would love to try out their Simply White. I’m 11wks now and having the same gagging issues with brushing my teeth- would love to see if the Simply White is the ticket to a gag-free brushing experience!

  12. Leslie Price says:

    Great giveaway- I have been using and loving Tom’s products for decades.

  13. Love Tom’s! Thanks for the giveaway!

  14. I used to always buy Tom’s but haven’t for a while just because of the price. Would love to try the kiddo toothpaste for my little guy though!

  15. I love Tom’s products.

  16. I would love to try these products!!!

  17. Love the Spearmint toothpaste…it’s like gum!

  18. I loved using Tom’s of Maine toothpaste as a teenager – then I left my parents’ home and couldn’t afford it anymore . . . 😉

  19. We’re Tom’s toothpaste and deodorant users. Love to try the strawberry for my tot!

  20. I would love to try this brand!

  21. i love tom’s! thanks 🙂

  22. I would love to try samples of these products. Thanks for the opportunity to win!

  23. Danielle B says:

    I haven’t tried the toothpaste yet, but love the deo!

  24. I too had gag issues when I was pregnant – not fun. I’ve been thinking about trying some of the products, I hate the thought of all the ‘stuff’ my kids are putting on their body.

    Thanks for the giveaway.

  25. Marilyn K says:

    Thanks! I just started using Tom’s Deodorant…never going back to the aluminum stuff!

  26. I’ve heard of Tom’s but have never tried it. I’d love the opportunity to sample these products. Thanks for the giveaway!


  27. Jen Logan says:

    Tom’s is a staple in our house!

  28. Would love to try them all!

  29. My family loves Tom’s toothpaste!

  30. I would love to try Tom’s!

  31. Jennifer Foutch says:

    We can always use good toothpaste!

  32. I have never used any of these products before, but I am eager to try them out.

  33. I tried Tom’s toothpaste awhile back, and don’t remember being too fond of it. I’d love to try it again!

  34. LOVE ME SOME TOM’S PRODUCTS!! Especially toothpaste and deoderant!

  35. I would love to try this out!

  36. Thanks for the great giveaways this week! I’ve used Tom’s toothpaste and like it – would love to try the beauty bars.

  37. I love Tom’s deodorant.

  38. I love Tom’s of Maine! And I would love to win…

  39. My son loves their kids paste.

  40. I received a sample of Tom’s of Maine’s toothpaste and really like it!

  41. We have tried several Tom’s products. Our current favorites are the Winterberry Sensitive Toothpaste and the Fragrance Free Deoderant. We’d love to have the opportunity to try more! Thanks for hosting this giveaway. 🙂

  42. I’d love to try out these products!

  43. my kids love the strawberry toothpaste! would loved to try some of their other products!

  44. We love Toms!

  45. Great Give away!

  46. Thanks for the opportunity to win! 🙂

  47. Beth Gustas says:

    I’d love a chance to try Tom’s of Maine!

  48. I LOOOOOVE Tom’s toothpaste! I will never go back to anything else.

  49. We like the silly strawberry and assume the white would be good too. I’ve never tried the beauty bars. Thanks!

  50. Sounds great!!

  51. I’ve heard of it, but never tried it. Would love to!!

  52. I’ve been wanting to try some Tom’s products for a while…just waiting for the stockpile to dwindle some. Thanks for the giveaway opportunity!

  53. Would love to try the silly strawberry!

  54. I’d love to try some of their products!

  55. Would love to win.

  56. My hubs loves their deodorant. I really would like to try the kids toothpaste.

  57. I really love Tom’s products. Hope to win!

  58. I have heard a lot of good things about Toms products.

  59. This is the best brand of toothpaste!

  60. Elizabeth says:

    I would love to try the bar face wash!

  61. Cheryl Raymond says:

    I would love to try their products. Thanks for the giveaway.

    prayingtowinbig at gmail dot com

  62. I’d love to try!

  63. The boys love silly strawberry, but I haven’t tried the new stuff yet

  64. Catherine says:

    My husband loves Tom’s! This would be a great treat for him 🙂

  65. I’ve tried their deodorant before because it was the only one without aluminum, like you said. I’ve never tried their toothpaste though because I’ve always used whitening. I’d love to test out their new whitening and see how it compares!

  66. Big Toms fan here, thanks!!!

  67. We love Tom’s of Maine. The Strawberry is my kids favorite!

  68. Would love to try it

  69. we love the silly strawberry for our kids!

  70. I’d love to win. Thanks for the giveaway!

  71. These products sound great!

  72. I have heard many great things about Tom’s products, but have yet to try them. Thanks for the giveaway! 🙂

  73. I’ve been meaning to try Tom’s products. They look terrific and much better than what I currently purchase. What a great opportunity!

  74. Gotta LOVE a freebie!

  75. I used the toothpaste before and I really liked it. Thanks for the giveaway.

  76. I had a horrible time brushing my teeth when I was pregnant with my second baby. I tried all sorts of brands, but didn’t consider Tom’s, now I wish I had.

    My husband started using Tom’s flouride free recently, because of his hypo-thyroidism.

  77. I would love to try some Tom’s of Maine products. They are a good company.

  78. We love Tom’s products, would love to win. Thanks for another great giveaway.

  79. Nanci Rogers says:

    I use to use Tom’s products…Would love to win this, love how environmentally friendly their products are.

  80. Thank you for the giveaway!

  81. Margaret K says:

    I love Tom’s of Maine, especially their toothpaste!

  82. Thanks for the giveaway! 🙂

  83. Thanks for the giveaway. I’ve never tried Tom’s products before.

  84. I always thought their deodorant smelled kinda manly – are there some that smell not so manly?

  85. I haven’t tried the beauty bar, that would be exciting!

    I was pleased that Tom’s recently changed their packaging for the children’s toothpaste, making it a lot easier for them to independently apply it to their toothbrushes!

  86. Faith Dossett says:

    Thanks for offering these products. Happy Mother’s Day!

  87. We have never tried Toms. Thanks for the chance to try them out.

  88. Would love to try these products. 🙂 Thank you.

  89. I love Tom’s. I had such a gagging problem while pregnant ttoo -ugh!

  90. We are getting ready to begin a food program that eliminates dyes, preservatives, etc. Tom’s products would fit right in with this! Hopefully, my son (and the rest of the family) benefit from these changes.

  91. I highly recommend the fluoride rinse…it’s the only rinse on the market that doesn’t use artificial dyes to color it which then leads to teeth stains.

  92. I like Tom’s products. It would be great to try some more. Thanks!

  93. I’ve only tried their adult toothpaste, and like it. Thanks for the giveaway!

  94. Shannon H says:

    My daughter will only use the strawberry toothpaste. And I would love to try some of their other products.

  95. Wow! This would be a great prize package to win!

  96. I am starting to explore Tom products as I try to move further away from chemically products.

  97. We’re big fans of Tom’s here! I’ve never tried the beauty bar.

  98. I would love to try this!! I want to win 🙂

  99. I love Tom’s-hope I win!

  100. I am just now beginning to use this brand, and I am hoping to have the same impressions as you!

  101. All those positive comments on Toms product have encouraged me to try them again! Thanks for all the great info — I love it.

  102. I have never tried Tom’s of Maine but after reading this post I would like to! Especially the face soap since I’m having some irritation with the soap I’m currently using.

  103. I’ve always thought it would be fun to try Tom’s of Maine – I just never have 🙂 Thanks for the opportunity!

  104. My family has been enjoying Tom’s toothpaste as well. My kids think it funny, because my husband’s name is Tom, too!

  105. oh, this would be great!! I’ve really enjoyed their products that I’ve tried in the past!

  106. those beauty bars sound nice

  107. Great giveaway! Thanks.

  108. I love Tom’s. My daughter hates the taste of mint toothpaste, I know she would appreciate the strawberry flavor.

  109. We love the Silly Strawberry toothpaste!

  110. Tara LaPierre says:

    I would love to try them!!!

  111. We love Toms products!

  112. I haven’t tried any of their products yet, but have been wanting to. Thanks for your thoughts on them.

  113. Great giveaway!

  114. I really like Tom’s products. Would love to win the giveaway.

  115. Thanks for the giveaway.

  116. Would love to try the beauty bar! thanks-

  117. Elka Minor says:

    Toms of Maine used to be my favorite in the 80’s. I worked at a food co-op that serviced the vegetarian crowd[including me!.] I stopped using them about 15 yrs ago and cannot remember why. I do use a sensitive teeth formula so maybe that was it but I do look at it longingly every once in a while. The kids did like the strawberry last time I purchased it

  118. thanks, Jessica! great giveaway!

  119. I am really love tom’s toothpaste! Started using it about 6 months ago when I found out I was pregnant and dont plan on switching back to my old toothpaste.

  120. Great Giveaway! Love Toms toothpastes! Thanks

  121. Natalie Q. says:

    Love Tom’s deodorant! Haven’t tried the toothpaste.

  122. Tom’s products are great! My kids love the toothpaste.

  123. Love Toms of Maine products! I have been looking for a new face bar…hmmm! We usually don’t get a specific kids toothpaste (my kids are older) but I’m sure my daughter would love strawberry toothpaste! Hee hee:)

  124. thanks for doing this! “Tom’s” is a great company! Thanks again!!!

  125. We’ve been so pleased with the Tom’s products we’ve tried. I’d love to try some new one’s.

  126. My 12 yo daughter loves the strawberyy Toms toothpaste

  127. Hmmm. Going to have to give them a try. I have a bad gagging problem also.

  128. I have not tried Tom’s because I have not been able to match their products up with a sale and coupons.

  129. would love to try this.

  130. we really like their toothpaste!

  131. I have not seen the Strawberry toothpaste in the store. I have several little girls who would love to have some. Thanks for the chance to win some great products!

  132. Jodi Nairz says:

    Tom’s is my husbands favorite toothpaste. Thanks for the chance to win this!

  133. I love Tom’s products, especially for my kids

  134. The kids’ Silly Strawberry toothpaste is the only kind my daughter will use! I’d love to try the other Tom’s products as well; they’re such a great company.

  135. Tom’s toothpaste is also gentle during chemotherapy, and thankfully that was so last year…however still using Tom’s (and I do like the kid flavor strawberry, very mild) ~C

  136. I’ve never tried Tom’s of Maine, but I’d sure like to! Thanks for the giveaway opportunity.

  137. Sounds like fun. I’d like to try them out!

  138. My kids love Tom’s toothpaste.

  139. Anna-Marie O'Brien says:

    Been using the toothpaste and deodorant for years, and I’d love to try the beauty bars!

  140. I’d love to win. I’ve never tried any Tom’s of Maine products.

  141. I thought I was the only one who gagged on toothpaste. And gagged on teeth-brushing in general during pregnancy. Will be trying this tomorrow — grocery day.

  142. fishmama, your blog is rockin’! have never tried tom’s products … i am intrigued!

  143. Just recently started using Tom’s deoderant!

  144. I’ve never used Tom’s but would love to. Thanks for the giveaway!

  145. Pamela O. says:

    We love Tom’s toothpaste. I’ve never tried their beauty bar, would love to though! Thanks for the giveaway!

  146. Would love the opportunity to try this out. Thank you!

  147. This is awesome!!! We absolutely love “Tom” at our house. Would love to try some of the new product!

  148. I’ve heard great things about Tom’s! Would love to give ’em a try! Thanks!

  149. I am sure my kid’s would love to try the strawberry. They get sick of mint!

  150. I’ve been wanting to try Tom’s of Maine. What a great giveaway.

  151. Great giveaway. I’ve never tried these items but would love to! Thanks!!

  152. We love Tom’s of Maine products around here. 🙂

  153. Only tried Tom’s once about 6yrs ago and would love to try again!

  154. Does the deoderant work???

  155. Anne Marie says:

    Sounds great – would love to try Tom’s.

  156. I would really like my kids to try the toothpaste and I want to try out the cleanising bar, sounds refreshing.

  157. Someone had told me about Tom’s deodorant for my daughter. Didn’t realize they had other products.

  158. We love Tom’s products! Great giveaway!

  159. I just got my husband to switch to natural deodorant and he really likes this brand. Toothpaste is one of the only products we haven’t gone natural with yet, so I’d be interested in trying Tom’s toothpaste.

  160. Been buying Silly Strawberry for the kids… would love to try the grown up stuff too!


  161. Victoria Huizinga says:

    I switched to Tom’s deodorant last time CVS had it for practically nothing! and love it! no more pit sting! would love a chance to try the toothpaste!

  162. sounds great! i’d love to try their toothpaste!
    thank you

  163. I’ve wanted to try Tom’s products for a while…thank for the opportunity to win some!

  164. I’ve always wanted to try Tom’s products, but the price always stopped me and the fact that there is rarely a coupon for it. Thanks for the opportunity!

  165. Jenelle says:

    Never heard of Toms, but we are always on the lookout for something mild. Many products cause our kids to breakout.

  166. I love tom’s

  167. I have tried a few of their products but not the toothpaste or beauty bars–would love to try them.

  168. mary jackson says:

    We all love, love, love Tom’s of Maine products — so glad to see they’ve come out with a natural beauty bar now. Everything they make is such high quality and I like the fact that it is all so affordable!

  169. I would love the opportunity to try this brand.


  170. Would love to try this!

  171. Thanks – I have never tried Tom’s toothpaste or any of their products.

  172. Gotta love Natural.

  173. Mary E.S. says:

    I would love to try the Tom’s products. My son refuses to use toothpaste because of sensory issues(autism).Maybe he would like the strawberry. Thank you for the giveaway and chance to try them.

  174. I’ve never tried Tom’s but would really like to.

  175. Great giveaway! I’ve wanted to try this product.

  176. Love Tom’s deodorant; have used it for years! Thanks for the tip on the beauty bar, I have been looking for a new face cleanser!

  177. Cool! I’d love to try their products!

  178. I love any tooth cleaning product that doesn’t overload us with too much sweet or over the top flavorings. I think we probably appreciate natural sweetness and flavor better that way!

  179. NanaJan says:

    We started using Tom’s toothpaste over 35 yrs ago with our first born. I would love to be the happy recipient of a gift prize to give to our newest grandchild and their parents this year. love your website. nana Jan

  180. Melissa Rodriguez says:

    I wish I wod have tried Tom’s toothpaste when I was pregnant! I gagged with all the brands I did try. I ended up just using neem powder to brush. It was good enough at the time, but now I know what to try next time!

  181. I’ve been wanting to try Tom’s of Maine for quite some time. I have heard only good things about it :).

  182. I would like to enter the Tom’s giveaway. Our 6 year old is the only kid I know who loves to use anise flavored toothpaste by Tom’s of Maine! As a result of starting her out on it, she thinks the “kids” sugar laden one at grandma’s tastes yucky 🙂

  183. Jennifer B. says:

    I’ve never tried a Tom’s product but have heard about them for years. Thanks for the opportunity to win!!

  184. Tom’s is the BEST. My husband suffered with mouth sores for 61 years. Since he has switched to Tom’s toothpaste, he hasn’t had a single mouth sore in 5 months.

  185. I’ve never heard of this brand before but eager to try!

  186. Since my daughter has been diagnosed with RAD and allergies, I’ve been going more and more to natural, chemical free products as well as organic food. I would love to have this!

  187. we love Tom’s!

  188. Jessika says:

    I love Tom’s. My kids have used the Silly Strawberry but the Orange Mango we have yet to try. I like that their products don’t make me question what’s going on/in my body.

  189. My husband is a dental student and prefers the kid toothpaste for our kids as well as their adult toothpaste for himself.

  190. Jennifer M says:

    Thank you for the chance to win!

  191. thanks for the chance to win this great product

  192. Since our skin is our largest organ, it only makes sense to put good stuff on it. Thanks for this worthwhile giveaway.

  193. I’ve never used Tom’s: therefore, I’d like to try it.

  194. Love Tom’s of Maine! It’s the only brand I use and I’m trying to convert my husband as well.

  195. We would love to try these! The silly strawberry flavor sounds fun!

  196. Charity L. says:

    I would love to try this product. Thank you! primabee at hotmail dot com

  197. Telena Reynolds says:

    I haven’t tried Tom’s yet but I would like to!

  198. Our kids use silly strawberry. We haven’t had the gumption ($) to switch over ourselves.

  199. maureen keim says:

    I LOVE Toms products!!!!!

  200. thanks for the chance! 🙂

  201. Heather E. says:

    I just bought some deodorant by this brand… I would like to try this too! Thank you!

  202. I could certainly use some toothpaste right now that wouldn’t make me gag. Ugh! I hate brushing my teeth during my first trimester!! (But it’s got to be done.)

  203. Kimberly says:

    I love Tom’s!!

  204. shaunta says:

    I would love to try these products. thanks

  205. Just switched my kiddo to the Toms toothpaste after realizing I didn’t understand most of the ingredients in the brand we were using… I’d love to try it for myself!

  206. Jolene in Michigan says:

    I’d love to try the Tom’s stuff. I wish they’d offer coupons more often, as they are usually not competitively priced at my grocers. 🙁

  207. Deborah says:

    I would love to try these products!

  208. I’m a Tom’s fan from way back. All other toothpaste tastes too sweet!

  209. Heather In Michigan says:

    B0th my kids use as little toothpaste as possible- they always say it’s too “spicy”. A mild flavor is a good idea.

  210. Hi! I would love to try their deo. so it’d be a great chance if I win!

  211. We love toms!

  212. I would love some Tom’s of Maine products!

  213. We’re always looking for a healthier toothpaste.

  214. I would love to try Tom’s Products.

  215. Melissa says:

    Would love to win. Love their products and excited to win!

  216. Carol D. says:

    I started using Tom’s when I discovered it was gluten free!

  217. Kristin says:

    I love the idea of aluminum free deodorant! Thanks!

  218. Kathryn says:

    I’ve never used Tom’s but it sounds like a great product!

  219. sunchicka says:

    Love to try them out!

  220. ohhhhhhh toms of maine yay! My husband can only use their deodorant because any other one makes him rash out.

  221. great giveaway, thanks!

  222. Susan M. says:

    I would love to try these products–my hygienist just told me the non-Tom’s whitening paste I use is too strong, so this would be a welcome change!

  223. Trina Miller says:

    It’s been a while since I have tried Tom’s products. It would be nice to see if my kids like their Strawberry Toothpaste.

  224. Kathy Parker says:

    Never heard of Tom’s. I would love to try it!

  225. Stephanie says:

    I use Tom’s of Maine toothpaste. LOVE it!

  226. Annette says:

    I’ve never tried Tom’s products but I gag on toothpaste during pregnancy too. I would love to try these products.

  227. Jennifer C. says:

    I’ve loved the Tom’s products we’ve tried…I really need to get back to using natural toothpaste products!

  228. Love this give away! Love Tom’s! Would be really exciting to win!

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