Tag Archives: therapeutic

A Lasting Christmas Gift – A Perfect Night’s Sleep

Lovely feedback from a recent customer who had ordered a Mosaic Weighted Blanket as a Christmas gift for her son. She wanted him to have it to help with anxiety, sleep issues and PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). She said that her son's new blanket arrived and, "He loves it already so thank you very much!!! Typically he needs sleeping...

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One Happy Astronaut with his new Mosiac Weighted Blanket!

Was there a Mosaic Weighted Blanket under your Christmas tree yesterday? We love hearing from customers. Here is some terrific feedback from Tommy's mom about his new weighted blanket...

"Thank you SO much for our little guy Tommy's space themed weighted blanket!! He received it for Christmas this morning, and he LOVES it!!!"  Read More »

Think Pink for the Holidays

What do candy stripes, sweet-birds, tropical blooms, pink lemonade and cool daisies have in common?  Read More »

Selecting the Perfect Weighted Blanket for a Christmas or Holiday Gift

EMBRACING A HOT NEW GIFT ITEM: THE HUG OF A WEIGHTED BLANKET  

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If you've been considering ordering a weighted blanket for someone as a Christmas or holiday gift, here is some advice to help you navigate the world of hand-sewn weighted blankets and to...

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Walk Now for Autism Speaks! Sept 28th in Austin!

[caption id="attachment_927" align="alignright" width="216"] Last year's walk...photo by Shannon Kintner[/caption]

Mosaic Weighted Blankets is supporting the upcoming 2013 Greater Austin Walk Now for Autism Speaks event! Hope you will consider joining in the fun, stop by and say "hey" at our booth at the resource fair...

Mosaic Weighted Blankets® founder Laura LeMond is encouraging local families to participate...

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Occupational Therapy for Children with ADHD

We came across an interesting post on WebMD that we thought we'd share with you that includes the use of weighted blankets as a therapy for children with ADHD. The article talks about how occupational therapists were using a technique called, sensory integrative therapy, as a part of the overall treatment for...

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Weighted Blankets 101

Most people don't realize how therapeutic a weighted blanket can be -- probably because it's not an intuitive cause and effect that weight on the body would be relaxing. But it is just that.

The deep pressure of the weighted blanket causes the body to release natural chemicals, serotonin and endorphins, which naturally calm. It really is amazing that something as...

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Soldiers benefit from the therapeutic comfort of Weighted Blankets too.

Mosaic Weighted Blankets received a great letter this week from a former combat soldier in Iraq about the benefits of using a weighted blanket for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). He writes,

"I just saw a news report here on Philadelphia's Fox News regarding your [Mosaic] weighted blankets. There was a doctor that said he "wasn't quite certain if the...

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