Every December 31st, people around the world look forward to bringing in the new year with fun and friends! Unfortunately, for many, the fun and celebrations come with a steep price the next day. Lost productivity on January 1st has become so common place that most people just assume that not much work will be […]
Archive | 2016
A plant may help you sleep better!
Many things can help you sleep better and smarter. From hanging blackout curtains to painting your walls blue to ditching electronics before bedtime, you can achieve a more restful night of sleep. But did you know that certain plants can also encourage tranquility and sleep? Not only do live plants clear the air, they usually […]
What Sleep Tracker is Best for You?
In this tech-crazy world, there seems to be an app for just about everything you do. Organizational applications? Check. Fitness tracker? Got it. Mindfulness assistants? Plenty of apps will help you connect to more than just your Facebook friends. Every waking moment of your life seems to be tied to some application on your smart […]
Cooling comfort to ease night sweats
Sweating is simply the body’s way of cooling you down. As moisture evaporates off your skin, it helps lower your body temperature. That doesn’t work out as planned, though, when you’re burrowed under layers of heavy blankets. Sleeping cool can help you sleep better. If you have ever woken up from night sweats, you know it isn’t […]
Sleeping on an airplane
Sleep on the Plane – Arrive Rested and Ready to Go! A red-eye flight always sounds like such a great idea. You can make the most of your vacation time by sleeping on the plane and arriving at your destination ready to take in all of the sights. But, because sleeping on a plan can […]
Why the change in seasons might help you sleep better
There are a lot of things that can affect your sleep. Stress, chronic pain, medications, and food can all affect your sleep quality. But did you know weather could also affect quantity and quality of your slumber? As fall weather brings a drop in temperature, you may find yourself getting deeper, more restful sleep. Throughout […]
Is a sleep mask the right choice for me?
We’ve all had those nights: You climb into bed, but you can’t fall asleep because the street light outside is just a little too bright. Over the years, plenty of products have taken aim at eliminating the light affecting sleep. Sleep masks are one of these products. Before you invest in a sleep mask, you may […]
Create a Retreat with Scandinavian Simplicity
Achieving high fashion and the ultimate function in your bedroom is well within reach. Look no further than Scandinavian bedroom designs for some inspiration. Bed frames, bedside tables and bedroom accessories with a Nordic touch are all in style this season. As you update your bedroom in the utmost style, here are some things to […]
Do adjustable beds help with sleep apnea?
If you or your partner have sleep apnea, that likely means one or both of you are waking up and feeling like you barely got a wink of rest. There are many treatments available for this exhausting condition, all depending on its severity, but one in particular may present the most comfortable solution for you and your partner. Lying […]
A look inside the most sleep-deprived careers
If you think you have a hard time sleeping, get in line. How much sleep does the average adult need each night? Seven to nine, according to the National Sleep Foundation. You might have one night here or there when you clock in less than that, but there are professions out there that consistently miss the […]