Posts tagged "naps"

12 Signs You Love Napping More Than Anything Else In Life (In GIFs!)

Screw what everyone else says. When I’m lying on my death bed, I am going to remember the naps I’ve taken. And you want to know why? Because I’ve taken some pretty solid naps. Sleep is amazing. I could do it all day. You get to do nothing — for hours — and yet it’s still so rewarding. Here…

By: College Candy / October 30, 2014

Why You Should Nap After Coffee

Debating between a cup of joe or a short nap to make it through your Friday? Perhaps you should try both. Scientists say a "coffee nap"—having a coffee and then a 20-minute nap—will allow for maximum alertness when you wake, Vox reports. Yes, caffeine and sleep are basically polar opposites, but it takes about 20…

By: Newser / September 3, 2014

Tokyo Now Has A Nap Cafe For Ladies On The Go

You know that mid-afternoon feeling when you'd give anything to be curled up in your bed? Someone's found a brilliant way to economize on that with pay-by-the-minute beds solely for the purpose of napping. Tokyo's Nap Cafe Corne was designed for on-the-go upper-middle-class women to take naps in the midst of long, busy days. For a…

By: Claire Hannum / November 23, 2013

The Ostrich Pillow Light Is The Solution To All Your Naptime Needs

Any time is a great time to take a nap, I always say, but the best time for a nap is while traveling. Unless you're flying that plane or drivin' that train, transit makes the perfect opportunity to conk out for a while, so long as you're sure to nestle your purse securely beneath your…

By: Rachel Krause / November 1, 2013

I Think You Need An Ostrich Pillow

Technically, this is called The Ostrich Pillow. I prefer to call it a nap helmet. I want you to have it, because no matter how exhausted I am, I'm physically incapable of napping. But I fully support your power nap. Plus, you'll look really silly wearing it so I can laugh at you when you…

By: Ami Angelowicz / September 26, 2012

New Life Goal: Take A Leisurely Nap At IKEA

If you've ever been to IKEA, you've probably wandered into one of the elaborately staged bedrooms or living rooms, plopped down on a bed or couch and pretended--if just for a moment--that you lived there. In China, IKEA customers are taking this idea to a whole new level: they kick off their shoes, tuck themselve…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 13, 2012