6 Super Summer Sleep Tips

One of the best parts about summer for most of us is the anticipation of some time away from the normal routine. Whether that is a trip to Grandma’s a few blocks away, a week or two of summer camp, a day at the beach, a European getaway, or a staycation with the inflatable pool in the back yard, to make the most of your summer, it’s important to make the most of your summer sleep. Here are some tips to do just that. Tip #1: Don’t Skimp on Summer Sleep Inevitably, there will be long days, … [Read more...]

Sleep Strategies to Start Every Day with a Good Night’s Sleep

As we close out May is Better Sleep Month, Terry Cralle gives us 32 sleep strategies that will help us all Start Every Day with a Good Night’s Sleep all year long. Visit BetterSleep.org for more tips and information on how you can sleep well and be well! 1. Prioritize and safeguard your sleep 2. Manage sleep just as you manage diet and exercise 3. Be protective of your sleep needs 4. Schedule adequate sleep time 5. Prioritize daily tasks, delegate and avoid … [Read more...]

Turn Your Bedroom into an Oasis of Tranquility

Your bedroom is one of the most essential rooms in your home.  It is your sanctuary. This is often a creative space where you can express your own unique style.  Designing your bedroom can be fun and enticing. However, did you know that the interior design of your bedroom can be the reason you are not getting adequate sleep each night?  Interestingly enough, your bedroom décor plays a vital role in your sleep hygiene. While you may want to paint your walls bright yellow to show off your bubbly … [Read more...]

A Sleep Oasis for Clean Sleeping

Spring cleaning time is here! Many of us see spring as an opportune time to clean our homes from top to bottom—ensuring our living environment is conducive to the overall health and well-being of our families. And for that reason, bedrooms need to be at the top of our spring-cleaning project lists. A clean sleep environment can promote and support what is now coined “clean sleeping,” a healthy, natural regimen of consistent sleep in adequate amounts that serves as the foundation for a healthy … [Read more...]