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Discovering Block Island: The Best Ice Cream Spots

by Will / June, 7 2017 01:30
When you think Block Island you think summer fun and when you think summer fun you can’t not think ice cream! I looovvve ice cream and from the Ice Cream Place to Aldo’s to Ben & Jerry’s to Mia's Gelateria, Block Island has great spots to take a cone (or two) for a spin. [More]

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Protecting Your Eyes from Skin Cancer and Other Sun Damages

by kelly / May, 31 2017 01:30
Your eyes need protection from the sun as much as the rest of your body. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, eyelid skin cancers – yes there is such a thing - account for 5-10% of all skin cancers. As part of our on-going series to support Skin Cancer Awareness month this May – here’s why and how to keep your eyes safe from skin cancer, cancer and other damages this summer and all year long. [More]

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Memorial Day Sale - Save 20% Storewide

by kelly / May, 25 2017 01:30
Summer is here and what better way to kick it off than with our 2017 Memorial Day Sale. Save 20% on ALL of our products through Tuesday, May 30th. Simply use code MDAY17 at checkout for your big savings. Here's looking forward to an awesome and fun summer! [More]

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EWG Names Block Island Organics A Top Sunscreen & SPF Moisturizer for the Third Year in A Row

by kelly / May, 24 2017 12:17
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has once again picked our two suncare products as a Best Beach & Sport Sunscreen and Best Moisturizer with SPF in their annual Guide to Sunscreens. [More]

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Discovering Block Island: Summer’s Here on the Block - Memorial Day Weekend

by kelly / May, 24 2017 01:30
The official start of the summer season on Block Island kicks off with Memorial Day weekend. I can’t wait! Block Island comes alive in the summertime. There’s so much to do from clamming to concerts to eating my face off with the best donuts. Oh and let’s not forget enjoying the 17 miles of beaches on the island (and don’t forget your sunscreen!). Here’s a list of some of the fun events planned on Block Island this weekend. [More]

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8 Tips for Protecting Your Kids from Skin Cancer

by kelly / May, 17 2017 01:30
I know it may sound odd but kids are also at risk of skin cancer. In fact, 40-60% of sun exposure occurs before the age of 20. Thus it’s important for adolescents to start good sun protection habits sooner rather than later. In our on-going series to support Skin Cancer Awareness month this May – here’s info and advice on protecting kids and preventing adolescent skin cancer. As a soon to be mom I’m definitely going to be practicing these tips myself! [More]

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Detecting Skin Cancer – Spot It and Stop It

by kelly / May, 10 2017 01:30
If you can spot skin cancer, you can stop it. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation skin cancer is the easiest cancer to cure if detected and treated early. So here’s some tips on how best to spot skin cancer with regular self-exams as part of our on-going series to support Skin Cancer Awareness month this May. [More]

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Skin Cancer Awareness – Facts and Prevention

by kelly / May, 3 2017 01:30
Prevention is always much easier and less expensive to deal with than treatment. So in honor of May being skin cancer awareness month – here are some facts and tips from the Skin Cancer Foundation to help prevent skin cancer. Fortunately, according to the foundation skin cancer is highly preventable and treatable if detected early. [More]

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Melanoma Monday – Spot Skin Cancer

by kelly / May, 1 2017 01:30
It’s May everyone! May marks the beginning of summer and is also skin cancer awareness month. It all kicks off on May 1, today, with Melanoma Monday – a day to promote awareness of the most serious form of skin cancer brought to us by the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). Over the course of this month we’ll be providing tips, research and advice on spotting and preventing skin cancer. [More]

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Discovering Block Island: These Amazing Videos Show Why It Is a Must Do

by Will / April, 26 2017 01:30
Block Island is a beautiful place. It has white sand beaches, craggy cliffs, miles and miles of hiking trails, and more activities than you’ll know what to do with. Some of my favorites are Mohegan Bluffs and clamming in the Great Salt Pond. That’s why these videos are wonderful. They showcase the magic of the island. Words alone can’t do it justice. [More]

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