Black Fly Season – Eco Tote Bag
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*THIS PRODUCT IS MADE ESPECIALLY FOR YOU AS SOON AS YOU PLACE AN ORDER, WHICH IS WHY IT TAKES US A BIT LONGER TO DELIVER IT TO YOU. MAKING PRODUCTS ON DEMAND INSTEAD OF IN BULK HELPS REDUCE OVERPRODUCTION, SO THANK YOU FOR MAKING THOUGHTFUL ECO-FRIENDLY PURCHASING DECISIONS!
Level Up Your Tote Game
Our Reusable Bag is Actually Reusable!
Tired of lugging around a dozen plastic bags after every shopping trip? Say goodbye to flimsy, single-use bags and hello to the ultimate shopping companion – our eco tote bags! Made from 100% certified organic cotton twill, these bags are sturdy enough to hold up to 30 lbs of groceries, books, and other odds and ends you pick up along the way.
With a roomy open main compartment and 1″ wide dual straps that measure 24.5″ in length, our tote bags are both practical and stylish. And because they’re made from organic cotton, you can rest easy knowing you’re doing your part for the environment – one reusable bag at a time.
Plus, our bags are so versatile, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without them. Use them as a beach bag, a gym bag, or even as a stylish accessory for your next picnic in the park. And when you’re not using them, simply stuff them into one bag and toss it in your car for your next shopping trip.
So, if you’re ready to ditch the plastic and make a statement while you’re at it, grab one of our eco tote bags today. Your shoulders will thank you, and so will the planet!
The Buzz on Black Flies: Maine’s Summer Soundtrack
Love them or hate them, the buzzing of black flies is a quintessential Maine summer experience.
Maine’s infamous black fly season has taken over the entire summer, with these tiny, biting insects terrorizing outdoor enthusiasts for months. Once just a short-lived inconvenience, black flies now reign supreme from May to October, along with a host of other pesky insects that can ruin any outdoor activity.
Whether you’re hiking through the dense woods of northern Maine or enjoying a beach day in Kittery, these buzzing, biting insects are an ever-present annoyance that Maine residents and visitors alike have learned to endure. But with each passing summer, the struggle against the black fly invasion seems to get harder and harder.
From bug spray to head nets, there are plenty of tactics that Mainers use to try to keep these tiny terrors at bay. But despite their best efforts, the black flies keep coming back, year after year. It’s enough to make you wonder if they’re secretly plotting to take over the state.
The Secret Life of Your Trash: Maine’s Recycling Program Reveals All
Join the fight against waste and learn how Maine’s recycling program is doing its part to save the planet
Do you know that feeling when you’re trying to be a responsible adult and recycle your garbage, but you’re not exactly sure what goes in which bin? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! Luckily, there are people out there who can help you sort out your trash from your recyclables.
When it comes to recycling, each arrow in the recycling symbol represents an important step in the process. The first arrow points to you, and it’s basically saying “Hey you, don’t just throw away that plastic bottle, recycle it!” The next arrow is all about the process of turning your discarded materials into something new and useful.
And the last arrow is the grand finale, where recycled goods are used to create new products. So if you want to be a superhero for Mother Nature, start by recycling your trash and buying products made from recycled materials.
Feed the Need: Help Us Provide Meals for Maine Families in Crisis
Discover how your support can help us provide meals for those in need
The issue of hunger is one that affects many individuals and families across the state of Maine. At Good Shepherd Food Bank, we believe that no one should ever have to go hungry, and we are dedicated to providing nutritious meals to those who need them most.
Our mission is to feed Maine’s hungry through our food distribution programs and initiatives that work to end hunger in our state once and for all. We believe that access to healthy and wholesome food is a basic human right, and we work tirelessly to make that a reality for all Maine residents.
Your support is essential in helping us achieve our mission of feeding Maine’s hungry. Every dollar you donate helps us distribute three meals to individuals and families in need. With your help, we can continue to provide vital food assistance to those who need it most, and work towards a hunger-free Maine.
Discover Maine’s Hidden Gem: West Forks, Your Perfect Adventure Destination
Whether you’re a seasoned outdoorsman or a beginner, West Forks is the perfect place to explore Maine’s natural wonders.
If you’re looking for a place to stay that’s as friendly as your grandmother’s hugs, come on down to West Forks, Maine. With a variety of options to choose from, including full-service resorts, lakeside cabins, and cozy inns, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect spot to rest your head after a long day of adventure.
Speaking of adventure, the West Forks is the ultimate playground for outdoor enthusiasts. From whitewater rafting to snowmobiling, there’s something for everyone. And with easy access to Maine’s interconnected trail system, you can explore the wilderness and take in the breathtaking scenery.
So, what are you waiting for? Come visit West Forks, Maine, and experience the perfect combination of adventure, hospitality, and good times.