Refreshing Summer Salad

Graduations, lighter traffic, and it’s soooo hot. What do these three things have in common? They are all signs of summer in Hawaii! I don’t know about you, but I look forward to summer. It means drinking more ice water, eating shaved ice, and the aunties in my family tend to make more salads. Everything…

Counting steps and sheep

Last Christmas, my thoughtful mother gave me a gift that changed my life: Fitbit Flex. Fitbit Flex is a wristband tracker that counts your steps and syncs the data to your smartphone or in my case, my iPad mini. The goal, as stated in Fitbit’s website is to encourage people to lead healthier, more active lives. I was…

Demystifying how to purchase a bed

I love sleeping. It’s my luxury time. Recently, I’ve been telling my husband it’s time for a new mattress. But then I wondered… how do we get started? What type of mattress would be best for a person who moves a lot (me) and for someone who sleeps on his stomach (husband). So I decided,…

New location for a fresh, new start

SlumberWorld at Pearlridge has moved from its old location, town-side of HomeWorld to its new space inside of HomeWorld. New carpet was installed and the walls were repainted. The result is a space that is new and refreshing. “It’s a great space,” says Kevin Mummery, SlumberWorld Bedding Specialist. “I like the new carpet!” A team of…

Are you ready for the weekend?

I know it’s only Tuesday but I’m already looking forward to this weekend because of this… And if you are like me (savvy bargain shopper), you don’t want to miss this big event. Starting on Friday, you’ll find deeply discounted furniture and mattresses at blowout clearance prices. This event takes place inside the store at our…

Here’s to a Healthy & Happy You!

Spring is here! It’s the beginning of longer days, fun walks in the sun, and lighter cooking. What does this have to do with sleep? There have been studies on whether or not our diet can directly affect our quality of sleep. So my husband and I decided to do a little fun test of our…

How to live longer

On March 5, 2014, Misao Okawa, the world’s oldest person, celebrated her 116th birthday. What is her secret for a long and healthy life? “She always says the secret to living a long time is to eat a good meal and relax,” the employee added. For Okawa, that means an uninterrupted eight hours of sleep…