What is Inemuri? Have you ever seen a Japanese person sleeping on the train or bus? I have and this is because in Japan, people nap everywhere. Even at work. For good. Japanese call it Inemuri (“sleep while being present”). What is inemuri? Inemuri is a Japanese word that refers to the act of napping… Continue reading What is Inemuri? – Napping for Appreciation at Work
The Perfect Nap Length by NASA NASA has just released a study detailing the perfect length of a nap. So now you can get your beauty sleep and still be productive after waking up from that siesta, thanks to this new NASA research! Here are the top 2 most popular lengths for naps: What is… Continue reading The Perfect Nap Length – According to NASA
Are Japanese Futons Good for Side Sleepers? Introduction Japanese futons are a type of mattress that is typically filled with cotton or other natural fibers. They are often used as an alternative to traditional Western-style mattresses, and they can be rolled up and stored away when not in use. However, there are some drawbacks to… Continue reading Are Japanese Futons Good for Side Sleepers? – Pros and Cons
What Time do the Japanese Wake Up? The Japanese are known for their punctuality. They work hard and sleep even harder. But what time do they wake up? Many Americans have a hard time understanding the culture of Japan and its people. Let’s learn together about Japan! What time do most Japanese people wake up?… Continue reading What Time do the Japanese Wake Up? – Late Sleep, Early Rise
Why Do Japanese Sleep on the Floor? I have traveled to Japan a few times in the past, and it always seemed strange to me that so many Japanese people would opt for sleeping on the floor. The Japanese sleep on the floor because of … well … tradition. And they find comfort in it.… Continue reading Why Do Japanese People Sleep on the Floor? – not only Tradition!
Does Sleeping Position Affect Face Shape? Are you wondering if sleeping position affects your face shape? There is a lot of debate on the internet about whether sleeping position affects face shape. We did some digging and found science-based answers to this question. Does Sleeping Position Affect Face Shape? Yes, sleeping in certain positions can… Continue reading Does Sleeping Position Affect Face Shape? – We Answered with Science