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Weighted blankets are exactly what they sound like — they're heavy blankets (typically 15 pounds or more) filled with a material such as plastic pellets. The theory is that the deep pressure you feel from being under all of that weight has a calming effect.
Has anyone used a weighted blanket? I went to the dentist last week and i had xrays. When they put that heavy lead “blanket” on my torso I felt very calm. So I’m considering a blanket but wanted to get some of your thoughts. Thanks!
Thanks for your information, but I only drink one cup of coffee every morning, however I like the idea of hunny in your coffee I'm going to try that the next time I age my coffee. Have a wonderful day… read more
Does anyone rock back and forth when sitting even though you are not in a rocking chair. I catch myself rocking back and forth a lot just about every time that I sit down next thing I know I'm rocking back and forth does anyone do this?
Sometimes I am fine and other times it feels like my clothes weigh 1000 pounds. My boss has come in to my office to find me socks and shoes off and pants rolled up over my knees so they don't touch… read more