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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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Family Friendly President's Day Activities

Family Friendly President's Day Activities

President's Day is coming up, and if you're not already planning a ski vacation, chances are you're looking for some fun President's Day-themed activities to spend some quality time with your children. At 5 Little Monkeys, our mission is to be a comprehensive resource for helping your kids get better sleep – but even more than that, we strive to be a resource for every aspect of the journey of parenting. So to help you and your little ones make the most of President's Day this year, here are a few family-friendly activities perfect for enjoying a day off.

5 Fun Ideas for President's Day

Enjoy some quality time with your children this President's Day! Here are 5 fun activities...

Why Kids Need Temperature Regulation Technology in Their Mattress

Good sleep is one of the most important parts of a healthy, happy life, and that goes doubly true for children. Kids bodies are constantly growing and changing, and it's during sleep that the body facilitates many of those important processes. But all too often, childrens mattresses aren't designed to give kids what their bodies need for a good night of sleep, and one of the most important factors is temperature regulation. At 5 Little Monkeys, we're dedicated to helping kids everywhere get better sleep, so we wanted to dive into the reasons why kids need temperature regulation technology in their mattresses.

How Your Child's Mattress Affects Temperature & Sleep

While the conventional wisdom is that we stay at...

What to Look for in a Kids Mattress

What to Look for in a Kids Mattress

Mattress shopping for a kid can be difficult. Most kids mattresses are either poor-quality mattresses passed off as "good enough" for kids, or small adult mattresses not designed to meet the unique needs of young, growing bodies. And that can have an impact: a plethora of research outlines the importance of great sleep for the emotional, mental, and physical well being of children, and having the right mattress can dramatically affect sleep. At 5 Little Monkeys, we're proud to have created a world-class mattress for kids, so here are our tips on what to look for when buying a mattress for a kid.

Shop for Skeletal Alignment

Kids bodies have different needs than those of adults – plain and simple....