The Walden Effect: Farming, simple living, permaculture, and invention.

The comfortable power of foam

one year with a memory foam bed

It's been a full year since I first started sleeping on a memory foam matress and it's still as super comfortable as it was the first day.

The factory smell went away within a few days. I still took it out this summer to let some mountain fresh air soak into it, and having it in sections made the operation much easier to handle than a regular matress.

In my opinion this foam technology is the best invention for someone who enjoys a good night's sleep since the arrival of the pillow.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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