At 5 Little Monkeys, our mission is to be a comprehensive resource on every part of the parenting process as it relates to sleep. Most of that involves helping kids get healthier sleep through our custom-built organic kids mattress, but when we say comprehensive, we mean it – and that includes parental sleep as well! As any parent knows, having a child often feels like resigning yourself to years of perpetual sleep debt, but it is possible to get decent sleep as a parent, even with young kids.
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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!
The workload from school can ramp up fast as a kid gets older, and especially in our increasingly connected and over-competitive world, the difficulty of schoolwork can easily start to impinge on a child's sleep. When faced with a big test, your child may feel the need to "cram" by studying late into the night on the day before the test – but this may be more harmful than hurtful. While cramming can be tempting, studies show that the loss of sleep from studying late may be worse for test scores in the end. At 5 Little Monkeys,
At 5 Little Monkeys, we believe every child deserves to experience healthy, restful sleep each and every night, and we're on a mission to help kids everywhere achieve it. That's why we've created one of the best mattresses for kids, designing each feature of our children's mattress to give growing bodies exactly what they need for restful sleep. But while all kids need adequate sleep and a high-quality mattress, children's sleep needs change over time – and perhaps the biggest changes occur during puberty.
How Do Sleep Needs Change During Puberty?
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