The Better Sleep Source

How a Cooling Mattress Pad Differs from a Standard Mattress Pad
While you’ve likely heard about cooling mattress pads in your search for a way to keep your temperature regulated during the night, you might not know exactly how they work...
Cool-jams Chicken Satay
Why go out for Thai food when you can make it at home? These delicious Thai-style chicken satay are made of chicken marinated in a peanutty sauce, and then grilled....
Can Caffeine Worsen Menopausal Hot Flashes, Night Sweats?
A new Mayo Clinic study, published online today by the journal Menopause, found an association between caffeine intake and more bothersome hot flashes and night sweats in postmenopausal women. The...
Santa Maria Tri-Tip
As a California native, I enjoy this Californian tri-tip recipe often. I'm posting this just in time for your Labor Day BBQ...enjoy!! One of our favorite's at our Cool-jams company...
Cool-jams Strawberry Lemon Ricotta Crepes
Try this healthy and delicious Cool-jams crepe recipe. Serve for breakfast or even dessert. You'll be back for seconds!   Ingredients for filling 1 cup whole-milk ricotta, 1 teaspoon finely...
Can Vitamin D Levels Cause More Menopausal Symptoms?
Some people tell us that low Vitamin D levels can exacerbate your menopausal symptoms, but a new study from the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) shows no significant connection between vitamin...
Super Food Avocado Pasta
For the next few months we'll be focusing on delicious recipes that use Super Foods. Aren’t avocados the best? In this recipe, we take our love for avocados to the...
Why Are We Not Getting Enough Sleep?
A great night of refreshing sleep is eluding most Americans. According to the National Sleep Foundation’s 2013 International Bedroom Poll 56 percent of people between the ages of 25 and...
Sleep Problems Are Very Common In Middle Aged Women
A recent study from Finland suggests that one in four middle-aged women are not satisfied with the quality of sleep they get and 60% wake in the night at least once a week....
How To Get Through Menopause Naturally
Menopause happens to all women, but the degree of symptoms each will experience can vary dramatically. Some of the effects of menopause are influenced by genetics, but there is still...
Cool-jams Stuffed Mushrooms
This is a delicious low carb meal or appetizer. Large portobello mushrooms are stuffed with a savory combination of pepperoni, spinach, Parmesan cheese, and mozzarella cheese. I love these for...
How Does Sleep Deprivation Hurt Us?
For most of us, sleep is a precious commodity that we don't seem to get enough of. But, when it comes to being productive and performing well at work or...
Cool-jams Delicious Potato Soup
A great Cool-jams winter recipe to ward off the evening chill. This easy potato soup is made with chicken stock, bacon, onion, celery, and herbs, then finished with a little...
Can Yoga Help Hot Flashes and Night Sweats.
We found an interesting study that wanted to see if practicing yoga can help night sweats and hot flashes. Participants who took a 12-week yoga class and practiced at home...
Spaghetti Squash with Pine Nuts, Sage, and Romano
Need a light entree or great side dish for dinner tonight? Here is one of our Cool-jams favorites. Spaghetti squash lives up to its name by standing in for pasta...
Cool-jams Addictive Sweet Potato Burritos
We all know how good sweet potatoes are for us. Here is a new recipe that even haters will love. These unusual burritos are made with sweet potatoes, spices and...
Can You Make Up For Lost Sleep On Weekends?
How to Catch Up On Sleep Sleep is a precious commodity for most of us. Many don't get enough during the work week, so they try to make up for...
Creating Healthy Habits to Minimize Effects of Menopause
We've interviewed thousands of our Cool-jams customers suffering from symptoms of menopause. In doing so, we've discovered that women who take  control of menopausal symptoms seem to do better. By...
Cool-jams Sweet and Spicy Sweet Potato Baked Fries
Baked sweet potatoes are coated in honey and cayenne pepper for a sweet and spicy snack or burger accompaniment. Your family will love this healthy side dish!   Ingredients: 2 tablespoons...
Can Acupuncture Help With Hot Flashes and Night Sweats?
help for hot flashes! We have some good news for those women who suffer from night sweats and hot flashes  due to hormonal fluctuations. Did you know that  acupuncture focused...
Cool-jams Roasted Root Vegetables
These roasted veges are simply delicious. Roasting really brings out the earthy flavors of these beets, potatoes, parsnips, turnips, and rutabaga. A bit of vinegar and goat cheese add just...