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Tips & Tricks for Better Sleep from Your Children's Mattress Experts

At 5 Little Monkeys, we're proud to have created a revolutionary children's mattress designed to give kids exactly what they need for perfect sleep – but our mission goes beyond that. We're passionate about ensuring that children everywhere get the restful sleep they need to grow and thrive, and while the 5 Little Monkeys Sleep System is central to that goal, we also want to serve as a resource for all your sleep-related questions and needs. Feel free to take a look through our blog for tips, tricks, and advice on getting better sleep for your little one. And if you haven't already, try the 5 Little Monkeys Sleep System for 100 days, completely risk-free!

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10 Steps To Help Your Kid's Mattress Last Through Childhood

10 Steps To Help Your Kid's Mattress Last Through Childhood

At 5 Little Monkeys, we've seen time and again the impact that the right mattress can have on a child's sleep. Our own children's mattress is purpose-built to give kids the support their growing bodies need for proper, healthy sleep, something that can have dramatic effects on both emotional and physical well-being. But after making the investment in a high-quality kid's mattress, you'll want it to last – so here are 10 tips to help make your child's mattress last through the full extent of childhood.

How to Make a Mattress Last Longer

A good mattress is a worthwhile investment, but it's one that should last. Follow these steps to...

Should You Be Worried If Your Child Snores?

Should You Be Worried If Your Child Snores?

Nearly every child – just like every person – snores on occasion. But some kids snore on a fairly regular basis, and as a parent, it can be difficult to know if this is normal or part of some underlying problem. At 5 Little Monkeys, our mission is to help kids everywhere get better sleep by offering a purpose-built children's mattress, but we strive to be an educational resource as well. So if you've been asking yourself if you should worry about your child's snoring, we're here to offer an answer.

Snoring & Children

According to the National Sleep Foundation, about 10 percent of kids snore on most nights. On...

How to Tell If Your Child's Tonsils Are Affecting Their Sleep

How to Tell If Your Child's Tonsils Are Affecting Their Sleep

Ever heard of a kid getting their tonsils removed? While it isn't always necessary, it's a somewhat common procedure for children and is occasionally performed on adults as well. Doctors may recommend tonsil removal, and potentially the removal of their counterparts, the adenoids, if the tonsils or adenoids are interfering with a child's sleep. But how can you tell if this is the case for your child? At 5 Little Monkeys, we're on a mission to help kids everywhere get better, healthier sleep – so here are our tips on how to tell if your child's tonsils or adenoids are affecting their sleep.

4 Signs Your Child May Need a Tonsillectomy

The function of the tonsils...