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Is Your Mattress Making You Sick?

Guest blogger: Jennifer Thibodeau, Marketing  Manager Did you know that conventional mattresses often contain chemicals such as formaldehyde, benzene, naphthalene, and PBDEs (polybrominated diphenyl ethers)?  According to Walt Bader, in his book, Sleep Safe in a Toxic World, these chemicals are associated with environmental problems as well as human health hazards such as chronic Read more…

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Pain and Sleep

Guest blogger: Jennifer Thibodeau, Marketing Manager According to the National Sleep Foundation's 2015 Sleep in America poll, 50% of survey respondents indicated that pain during sleep interferes with their work and 57% reported suffering from chronic pain within the previous week. Courtesy of sleepfoundation.org Additionally, people with pain also reported Read more…

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30 Tips for Insomniacs

Guest blogger: Christine Chamberlin, Co-owner I was researching the difference between Talalay latex and Dunlop latex used in latex mattresses, and came across a treasure trove of tips to help get back to sleep at night. Divine Providence, I’d say, since I’ve been having trouble staying asleep all night, again. Read more…

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Yoga and Chronic Pain

Research from the Brain Imaging and Analysis Center at Duke University Medical Center has found that a regular hatha yoga practice increases gray matter within the brain, reversing the loss found among those with chronic pain. image: Natural Awakenings Maine  The researchers tested seven hatha yoga meditation practitioners and seven Read more…

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Borrowing From Our Children

Guest blogger: Jennifer Thibodeau, Marketing Manager Our organic mattresses & bedding support ecologically responsible farming practices, which we consider paramount in a world that will soon be inherited by our children. Investing in an toxin-free, organic mattress and bedding may cost more than some conventional counterparts, but you should think Read more…

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Healthy Sleep for Everyone

Guest blogger: Jennifer Thibodeau, Marketing Manager You shouldn't have to worry about what's in your mattress every night when you go to bed. Did you know regular mattresses contain toxic flame retardants that are known carcinogens? Our mattresses are made with organic cotton, wool, and all-natural rubber. No PBDEs. No petrochemicals. Read more…