Sleep Solutions for Pregnant Mothers

By | 2014-06-24T20:17:26+00:00 June 24th, 2014|Family, General, Mattresses, Sleep Solutions, Sleep Tips, Uncategorized|

Getting the sleep you need during pregnancy can be difficult. Mother’s often note that physical discomfort, the difficulty of finding a comfortable sleeping position (especially for back sleeping mothers who can no longer sleep on their back), hormonal changes and anxiety are common causes for sleep problems during pregnancy. Moreover, sleep during the third trimester [...]

The Health Benefits of Sleep

By | 2011-12-14T09:00:20+00:00 December 14th, 2011|Mattresses, Uncategorized|

Sleep ... those peaceful lovely zzzzzzs! It's bliss, until the fateful night you toss and turn, lay prone with eyes wide open trying not to disturb your partner. Consider for a moment how you feel after a great night's sleep . . . infinitely better! Your thoughts are more clear. Your emotions are less fragile. [...]

Choosing the Right Mattress

By | 2011-11-09T09:00:55+00:00 November 9th, 2011|Mattresses, Uncategorized|

Have you put enough time and research into choosing the proper mattress? You should! Nearly one-third of our lives is spent sleeping; we invest more time into sleep than any other activity. Because of this, it’s vital to choose the right mattress with the proper support, firmness and size so you can get the sleep [...]

A Healthy Lifestyle Starts with A Great Night’s Sleep

By | 2011-11-02T09:00:40+00:00 November 2nd, 2011|Mattresses, Uncategorized|

Extensive research shows a quality night’s sleep affects our physical health, emotional well-being and longevity. Conversely, a poor night’s sleep leads to irritability, heart disease, obesity and diabetes. The importance of a good night’s sleep can’t be underestimated, and it’s fairly simple to achieve by following the advice below. A great night’s sleep starts with [...]

What do a fireman and a motorcycle mechanic know about decorating your home?

By | 2009-09-11T15:47:05+00:00 September 11th, 2009|Bedroom Furniture, Dining Room Furniture, General, Home Entertainment Furniture, Home Office Furniture, Kids' Bedroom Furniture, Living Room Furniture, Mattresses, Occasional Tables, Uncategorized|

My dad, Don, started selling used furniture in downtown Mount Vernon in 1957, he was a full-time fireman and part-time janitor just trying to make ends meet for his family.  Later my mom, Helen, brought her intuitive sense of interior decorating and flair for fashion to the company.  I started my career at Connell's after graduating from college in 1976. Then [...]

“Honey, who’s that scary looking guy at the front door?”

By | 2010-08-02T10:13:36+00:00 August 2nd, 2010|Bedroom Furniture, Dining Room Furniture, General, Home Entertainment Furniture, Home Office Furniture, Kids' Bedroom Furniture, Living Room Furniture, Mattresses, Occasional Tables, Uncategorized|

Have you ever noticed that most delivery services hire big ugly guys that look like they just rolled out of bed to deliver the precious cargo that you just bought and saved for months?  Okay, maybe some of them  aren't very big but, most of them are pretty scary looking, aren't they?  Most stores look [...]

“Someone’s been sleeping in my bed…”

By | 2009-10-05T09:48:07+00:00 October 5th, 2009|Bedroom Furniture, General, Kids' Bedroom Furniture, Mattresses, Uncategorized|

Remember when you used to be able to fall asleep on the floor at your friend's slumber party?  Or when you used to stay out half the night and get up after two hours of sleep and go to work?  Well, if you're like me, you're older and wiser (I'm just older).  Life's little aches and [...]