We’ve Got Your Back for the Holidays!

The Distinguished Gentlemen of Gwenie's Pottery

Everyone (Really, everyone, the whole planet, all 7 billion+ of you) knows how wonderful That’s the Rub Massage Therapy Center is for massage. After all, it’s right there in the name, and we have those snazzy shirts. BUT! Did you know we’re also a gallery of local art and wellness products? It’s true! From these…

SPECIAL FOR THE HOLIDAYS: That’s the Spa Wrap & Rub

That's the Rub Massage Therapy Center's Menu of Services

Every year we try to come up with something really special for you to give to your friends, family, and YOURSELF for the holidays. this year, boy have we got a doozy for you! You may, upon reading this, consider the two hour That’s the Spa Wrap & Rub an excess, perhaps even an indulgence…

Seriously, What’s the Cheesy Thing On Jim’s lip?

Actually, it is quite serious. This year (this month, in fact), to RAISE MONEY for Men’s Health (that’s short code for testicular and prostate cancer research, awareness, prevention, and treatment) Jim has signed up for Movember (that’s with an “M” for Mustache) and will be growing a mighty fine Mo’stache all month long in support…

We’re Organic!

Organic Massage Cream for Your Massage from Now on!

Guess how much we like you (HINT: It’s Bunches and Bunches)? I don’t want you to get the wrong idea, we’ve always had really, really high quality massage cream, but when there’s better, there’s better! Am I right? I’m right. As of this week, we are using ONLY organic Biotone Pure Touch Massage Cream in…

Lotus Festival 2013 is ON!

Jimbo Yaya at Lotus 2010

Happy Lotus Festival Weekend! This is the weekend I look forward to every year as a resident of Bloomington. Not just for the great music, food, and community (which are all par excellence bar none…go on, make that phrase work, I challenge you!) but because The Dancing Bear Street Collective returns to bring their unique…

Free Parking in Downtown Bloomington

Free Parking in Downtown Bloomington Map

Well, it happened: the Parking Meter Fairies have struck Bloomington with their magic wands and at first blush it appears there’s not a free spot in town. FEAR NOT my massage-loving friend, after a quick phone call to my cheapskate cousin with the tow-truck, I have learned that there are secret places to STILL find…

THAT’S the NEWS July 5th, 2013 Edition

That's the Rub, That's the News Newsletter, July 5th, 2013

The 5th of July is often relegated to second-class status because of it’s better known brother, the 4th of July, all because the 4th was born one day sooner. But that’s just not fair, think of all the great things that have happened on the 5th of July:  in 1937 Hormel Foods Corporation introduced the…