193 Chat: Start of Winter Break

Enjoy another annual Winter Break Chat episode (podcast will resume by Jan 19, 2020).

*Get the Holiday Gift Package (180+ prior episodes, 35+ bonus episodes, & 3 behind-the-scenes videos)>http://bit.ly/sw211. 
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*Try 8 hour Nature/Background sounds>http://bit.ly/nsbn211.
*View photos mentioned on the podcast>http://bit.ly/sw217.
*Visit Website>http://bit.ly/sw203.
*Take Survey>http://bit.ly/sw209.
*Ask Harris>http://bit.ly/sw216.

 

 

Looking for some cozy headphones for lying in bed?  Go to  SleepPhones.com and peek at all the soft headbands with flat speakers built into them. Try the code “whispers”, it may get you an additional discount (this is an affiliate link and helps to support the podcast, thank you).

Want the latest episodes sent to you for Free?  Subscribe (it’s free) to Sleep Whispers on Apple Podcasts,  Google Podcastsor  An Android app.

Want to listen to over 200 more episodes and see some videos?  Support the podcast at https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers and you will get immediate access to:

  • Behind-The-Scenes Videos:  Tour my curious little recording space, watch how I produce a podcast episode, and see a lot of  the gear I have purchased as I’ve worked to improve my audio quality.
  • Whisperpedia episodes: Learn about lucid dreaming, Bob Ross, History of YouTube, Sleep, Easter island, the hockey miracle, cashmere goats, Lochness monster, Klondike gold rush, miracle fruit, chinchillas, pyramids, black holes, Gilligan’s island tv show, computer keyboards, the deep sea, planets, outer space, burning man festival, melatonin, table etiquette, mythology, Gene Simmons from Kiss, dodo birds, Marco Polo, Komodo dragons, Buddhism, drums, dwarfs, black mirror tv show, roller coasters, salt, the diphtheria sled dog miracle, the failure of New Coke, protective armour, and more.
  • Tuck In and Fade Out episodes: Relax to guided meditations, guided relaxations, guided imageries, lists of soothing words, poems, surveys, catalog browsings, and recipe readings.
  • Story Time episodes:  Enjoy curious stories by Frank L Baum, Hans Christian Andersen, and other authors.
  • Trivia Time episodes: Listen to interesting questions and answers.
  • Chat episodes: Hear me ramble about podcast updates and share listener feedback.
  • Batch episodes: Enjoy samples of content from early episodes.
  • Big Batch episodes: Enjoy about 2 hours of batched full episodes without any music, intro, or ads.
  • Bonus episodes: Enjoy even more Whisperpedias, Stories, Chats, Fade Outs, Trivia, as well as, music, interviews, tapping, crinkling, drinking, chewing, outdoor recordings, simulated pilot voices, microphone testing, and other experimental recordings.
  • Get all the above at:    https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers

Want to try falling asleep to my Nature Sound recordings?

  • Soothing Nature Sounds include: stream over rocks, cat cleaning itself, hiking a gravel trail, birds cawing, rain dripping and birds singing, ocean surf at jetty, small waterfall, birds at seashore, cat purring, trickling stream, ocean surf, hypnotic echoes of water drips, small pond at night, rain on an umbrella, backyard fire pit, Lake Ontario at night, birds in dense trees, stormy day at the beach, starry night with crickets, rain downpour with thunder, wind around house, birds on a windy beach, rushing stream, and howling wind with drizzling rain.
  • Sample 20 minute episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Want to try falling asleep to my Background Noises recordings?

  • Relaxing Background Noises include: floor fan, ceiling fan, small fan, white noise, brown noise, industrial hum and white noise, industrial air conditioner, dehumidifier, blow dryer, electromagnetic pulses, voices outside a factory, construction site, jets over beach, cars on a brick road, and clanky train ride.
  • Sample 20 min episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Things to do if you are still sleepless and staring at the ceiling:

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192 Whisperpedia: Santa Claus – Global History & Traditions

Enjoy another Whisperpedia episode.

*Get the Holiday Gift Package (180+ prior episodes, 35+ bonus episodes, & 3 behind-the-scenes videos)>http://bit.ly/sw211. 
*Listen with cozy SleepPhones (use code “whispers” for affiliate discount)>http://bit.ly/sp212.
*Try 8 hour Nature/Background sounds>http://bit.ly/nsbn211.
*View photos mentioned on the podcast>http://bit.ly/sw217.
*Visit Website>http://bit.ly/sw203.
*Take Survey>http://bit.ly/sw209.
*Ask Harris>http://bit.ly/sw216.

Resource for this episode: Wikipedia article, “Santa Claus” (content use licensed via CC BY-SA 3.0)

 

Looking for some cozy headphones for lying in bed?  Go to  SleepPhones.com and peek at all the soft headbands with flat speakers built into them. Try the code “whispers”, it may get you an additional discount (this is an affiliate link and helps to support the podcast, thank you).

Want the latest episodes sent to you for Free?  Subscribe (it’s free) to Sleep Whispers on Apple Podcasts,  Google Podcastsor  An Android app.

Want to listen to over 200 more episodes?  Support the podcast at https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers and you will get immediate access to lots of:

  • Whisperpedia episodes: Learn about lucid dreaming, Bob Ross, History of YouTube, Sleep, Easter island, the hockey miracle, cashmere goats, Lochness monster, Klondike gold rush, miracle fruit, chinchillas, pyramids, black holes, Gilligan’s island tv show, computer keyboards, the deep sea, planets, outer space, burning man festival, melatonin, table etiquette, mythology, Gene Simmons from Kiss, dodo birds, Marco Polo, Komodo dragons, Buddhism, drums, dwarfs, black mirror tv show, roller coasters, salt, the diphtheria sled dog miracle, the failure of New Coke, protective armour, and more.
  • Tuck In and Fade Out episodes: Relax to guided meditations, guided relaxations, guided imageries, lists of soothing words, poems, surveys, catalog browsings, and recipe readings.
  • Story Time episodes:  Enjoy curious stories by Frank L Baum, Hans Christian Andersen, and other authors.
  • Trivia Time episodes: Listen to interesting questions and answers.
  • Chat episodes: Hear me ramble about podcast updates and share listener feedback.
  • Batch episodes: Enjoy samples of content from early episodes.
  • Big Batch episodes: Enjoy about 2 hours of batched full episodes without any music, intro, or ads.
  • Bonus episodes: Enjoy even more Whisperpedias, Stories, Chats, Fade Outs, Trivia, as well as, music, interviews, tapping, crinkling, drinking, chewing, outdoor recordings, simulated pilot voices, microphone testing, and other experimental recordings.
  • Get all the above at:    https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers

Want to try falling asleep to my Nature Sound recordings?

  • Soothing Nature Sounds include: stream over rocks, cat cleaning itself, hiking a gravel trail, birds cawing, rain dripping and birds singing, ocean surf at jetty, small waterfall, birds at seashore, cat purring, trickling stream, ocean surf, hypnotic echoes of water drips, small pond at night, rain on an umbrella, backyard fire pit, Lake Ontario at night, birds in dense trees, stormy day at the beach, starry night with crickets, rain downpour with thunder, wind around house, birds on a windy beach, rushing stream, and howling wind with drizzling rain.
  • Sample 20 minute episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Want to try falling asleep to my Background Noises recordings?

  • Relaxing Background Noises include: floor fan, ceiling fan, small fan, white noise, brown noise, industrial hum and white noise, industrial air conditioner, dehumidifier, blow dryer, electromagnetic pulses, voices outside a factory, construction site, jets over beach, cars on a brick road, and clanky train ride.
  • Sample 20 min episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Things to do if you are still sleepless and staring at the ceiling:

Continue reading

191 Fade Out: Romantic Style Survey

Enjoy another Fade Out episode.

*Get the Holiday Gift Package (180+ prior episodes, 35+ bonus episodes, & 3 behind-the-scenes videos)>http://bit.ly/sw211. 
*Listen with cozy SleepPhones (use code “whispers” for affiliate discount)>http://bit.ly/sp212.
*Try 8 hour Nature/Background sounds>http://bit.ly/nsbn211.
*View photos mentioned on the podcast>http://bit.ly/sw217.
*Visit Website>http://bit.ly/sw203.
*Take Survey>http://bit.ly/sw209.
*Ask Harris>http://bit.ly/sw216.

Tuck In: The episode begins with my usual ear-to-ear guided relaxation to tuck you in and get you ready to Fade Out.

Fade Out: The episode continues with an ear-to-ear reading of the Fisher Temperament Inventory.  This “Inventory” is a survey which will ask you personality-type questions based on different brain chemicals  that may help to assess your romantic attachment style.

Want to take  an actual version of the Fisher Temperament Inventory to find out your romantic attachment style?  Go to: https://openpsychometrics.org/tests/FTI/

 

Looking for some cozy headphones for lying in bed?  Go to  SleepPhones.com and peek at all the soft headbands with flat speakers built into them. Try the code “whispers”, it may get you an additional discount (this is an affiliate link and helps to support the podcast, thank you).

Want the latest episodes sent to you for Free?  Subscribe (it’s free) to Sleep Whispers on Apple Podcasts,  Google Podcastsor  An Android app.

Want to listen to over 200 more episodes?  Support the podcast at https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers and you will get immediate access to lots of:

  • Whisperpedia episodes: Learn about lucid dreaming, Bob Ross, History of YouTube, Sleep, Easter island, the hockey miracle, cashmere goats, Lochness monster, Klondike gold rush, miracle fruit, chinchillas, pyramids, black holes, Gilligan’s island tv show, computer keyboards, the deep sea, planets, outer space, burning man festival, melatonin, table etiquette, mythology, Gene Simmons from Kiss, dodo birds, Marco Polo, Komodo dragons, Buddhism, drums, dwarfs, black mirror tv show, roller coasters, salt, the diphtheria sled dog miracle, the failure of New Coke, protective armour, and more.
  • Tuck In and Fade Out episodes: Relax to guided meditations, guided relaxations, guided imageries, lists of soothing words, poems, surveys, catalog browsings, and recipe readings.
  • Story Time episodes:  Enjoy curious stories by Frank L Baum, Hans Christian Andersen, and other authors.
  • Trivia Time episodes: Listen to interesting questions and answers.
  • Chat episodes: Hear me ramble about podcast updates and share listener feedback.
  • Batch episodes: Enjoy samples of content from early episodes.
  • Big Batch episodes: Enjoy about 2 hours of batched full episodes without any music, intro, or ads.
  • Bonus episodes: Enjoy even more Whisperpedias, Stories, Chats, Fade Outs, Trivia, as well as, music, interviews, tapping, crinkling, drinking, chewing, outdoor recordings, simulated pilot voices, microphone testing, and other experimental recordings.
  • Get all the above at:    https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers

Want to try falling asleep to my Nature Sound recordings?

  • Soothing Nature Sounds include: stream over rocks, cat cleaning itself, hiking a gravel trail, birds cawing, rain dripping and birds singing, ocean surf at jetty, small waterfall, birds at seashore, cat purring, trickling stream, ocean surf, hypnotic echoes of water drips, small pond at night, rain on an umbrella, backyard fire pit, Lake Ontario at night, birds in dense trees, stormy day at the beach, starry night with crickets, rain downpour with thunder, wind around house, birds on a windy beach, rushing stream, and howling wind with drizzling rain.
  • Sample 20 minute episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Want to try falling asleep to my Background Noises recordings?

  • Relaxing Background Noises include: floor fan, ceiling fan, small fan, white noise, brown noise, industrial hum and white noise, industrial air conditioner, dehumidifier, blow dryer, electromagnetic pulses, voices outside a factory, construction site, jets over beach, cars on a brick road, and clanky train ride.
  • Sample 20 min episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Things to do if you are still sleepless and staring at the ceiling:

Don’t want ear-to-ear audio?  Here is how to force stereo audio to mono audio on your device.

  • Apple devices: Settings > General > Accessibility > Mono Audio (toggle on).
  • Android devices: Settings > Accessibility > (Hearing) > Mono Audio (toggle on)
  • Still not sure how to do this?  Search “how to turn on mono audio” for your specific device and your specific Operating System version.

190 Batch: Curious Quotes from episodes 35, 36, 38

Enjoy another batch of Curious Quotes (from episodes 35, 36, and 38).  

*Get the Holiday Gift Package (180+ prior episodes, 35+ bonus episodes, & 3 behind-the-scenes videos)>http://bit.ly/sw211. 
*Listen with cozy SleepPhones (use code “whispers” for affiliate discount)>http://bit.ly/sp212.
*Try 8 hour Nature/Background sounds>http://bit.ly/nsbn211.
*View photos mentioned on the podcast>http://bit.ly/sw217.
*Visit Website>http://bit.ly/sw203.
*Take Survey>http://bit.ly/sw209.
*Ask Harris>http://bit.ly/sw216.

Time codes for quotes in this episode:

  • Quote from episode #35 starts at 1m:40s.
  • Quote from episode #36 starts at 21m:6s.
  • Quote from episode #38 starts at 36m:30s.

See original episodes for references and links to the resources.

 

Looking for some cozy headphones for lying in bed?  Go to  SleepPhones.com and peek at all the soft headbands with flat speakers built into them. Try the code “whispers”, it may get you an additional discount (this is an affiliate link and helps to support the podcast, thank you).

Want the latest episodes sent to you for Free?  Subscribe (it’s free) to Sleep Whispers on Apple Podcasts,  Google Podcastsor  An Android app.

Want to listen to over 200 more episodes?  Support the podcast at https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers and you will get immediate access to lots of:

  • Whisperpedia episodes: Learn about lucid dreaming, Bob Ross, History of YouTube, Sleep, Easter island, the hockey miracle, cashmere goats, Lochness monster, Klondike gold rush, miracle fruit, chinchillas, pyramids, black holes, Gilligan’s island tv show, computer keyboards, the deep sea, planets, outer space, burning man festival, melatonin, table etiquette, mythology, Gene Simmons from Kiss, dodo birds, Marco Polo, Komodo dragons, Buddhism, drums, dwarfs, black mirror tv show, roller coasters, salt, the diphtheria sled dog miracle, the failure of New Coke, protective armour, and more.
  • Tuck In and Fade Out episodes: Relax to guided meditations, guided relaxations, guided imageries, lists of soothing words, poems, surveys, catalog browsings, and recipe readings.
  • Story Time episodes:  Enjoy curious stories by Frank L Baum, Hans Christian Andersen, and other authors.
  • Trivia Time episodes: Listen to interesting questions and answers.
  • Chat episodes: Hear me ramble about podcast updates and share listener feedback.
  • Batch episodes: Enjoy samples of content from early episodes.
  • Big Batch episodes: Enjoy about 2 hours of batched full episodes without any music, intro, or ads.
  • Bonus episodes: Enjoy even more Whisperpedias, Stories, Chats, Fade Outs, Trivia, as well as, music, interviews, tapping, crinkling, drinking, chewing, outdoor recordings, simulated pilot voices, microphone testing, and other experimental recordings.
  • Get all the above at:    https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers

Want to try falling asleep to my Nature Sound recordings?

  • Soothing Nature Sounds include: stream over rocks, cat cleaning itself, hiking a gravel trail, birds cawing, rain dripping and birds singing, ocean surf at jetty, small waterfall, birds at seashore, cat purring, trickling stream, ocean surf, hypnotic echoes of water drips, small pond at night, rain on an umbrella, backyard fire pit, Lake Ontario at night, birds in dense trees, stormy day at the beach, starry night with crickets, rain downpour with thunder, wind around house, birds on a windy beach, rushing stream, and howling wind with drizzling rain.
  • Sample 20 minute episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Want to try falling asleep to my Background Noises recordings?

  • Relaxing Background Noises include: floor fan, ceiling fan, small fan, white noise, brown noise, industrial hum and white noise, industrial air conditioner, dehumidifier, blow dryer, electromagnetic pulses, voices outside a factory, construction site, jets over beach, cars on a brick road, and clanky train ride.
  • Sample 20 min episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Things to do if you are still sleepless and staring at the ceiling:

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189 Chat: Updates & Feedback

Enjoy another Chat episode  (new bonus episode, my TEDx talk, & your feedback).

*Get the Holiday Gift Package (180+ prior episodes, 35+ bonus episodes, & 3 behind-the-scenes videos)>http://bit.ly/sw211. 
*Listen with cozy SleepPhones (use code “whispers” for affiliate discount)>http://bit.ly/sp212.
*Try 8 hour Nature/Background sounds>http://bit.ly/nsbn211.
*View photos mentioned on the podcast>http://bit.ly/sw217.
*Visit Website>http://bit.ly/sw203.
*Take Survey>http://bit.ly/sw209.
*Ask Harris>http://bit.ly/sw216.


Looking for some super soft bed sheets?   
Try    Ettitude bamboo sheets.    They are as soft as silk, breathable as linen, but at the price of cotton.    Right now you can get 20% of their sheet set and free shipping by texting the word, “SLEEP” to 64-000 (message and data rates may apply).

Looking for some cozy headphones for lying in bed?  Go to  SleepPhones.com and peek at all the soft headbands with flat speakers built into them. Try the code “whispers”, it may get you an additional discount (this is an affiliate link and helps to support the podcast, thank you).

Want the latest episodes sent to you for Free?  Subscribe (it’s free) to Sleep Whispers on Apple Podcasts,  Google Podcastsor  An Android app.

Want to listen to over 200 more episodes?  Support the podcast at https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers and you will get immediate access to lots of:

  • Whisperpedia episodes: Learn about lucid dreaming, Bob Ross, History of YouTube, Sleep, Easter island, the hockey miracle, cashmere goats, Lochness monster, Klondike gold rush, miracle fruit, chinchillas, pyramids, black holes, Gilligan’s island tv show, computer keyboards, the deep sea, planets, outer space, burning man festival, melatonin, table etiquette, mythology, Gene Simmons from Kiss, dodo birds, Marco Polo, Komodo dragons, Buddhism, drums, dwarfs, black mirror tv show, roller coasters, salt, the diphtheria sled dog miracle, the failure of New Coke, protective armour, and more.
  • Tuck In and Fade Out episodes: Relax to guided meditations, guided relaxations, guided imageries, lists of soothing words, poems, surveys, catalog browsings, and recipe readings.
  • Story Time episodes:  Enjoy curious stories by Frank L Baum, Hans Christian Andersen, and other authors.
  • Trivia Time episodes: Listen to interesting questions and answers.
  • Chat episodes: Hear me ramble about podcast updates and share listener feedback.
  • Batch episodes: Enjoy samples of content from early episodes.
  • Big Batch episodes: Enjoy about 2 hours of batched full episodes without any music, intro, or ads.
  • Bonus episodes: Enjoy even more Whisperpedias, Stories, Chats, Fade Outs, Trivia, as well as, music, interviews, tapping, crinkling, drinking, chewing, outdoor recordings, simulated pilot voices, microphone testing, and other experimental recordings.
  • Get all the above at:    https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers

Want to try falling asleep to my Nature Sound recordings?

  • Soothing Nature Sounds include: stream over rocks, cat cleaning itself, hiking a gravel trail, birds cawing, rain dripping and birds singing, ocean surf at jetty, small waterfall, birds at seashore, cat purring, trickling stream, ocean surf, hypnotic echoes of water drips, small pond at night, rain on an umbrella, backyard fire pit, Lake Ontario at night, birds in dense trees, stormy day at the beach, starry night with crickets, rain downpour with thunder, wind around house, birds on a windy beach, rushing stream, and howling wind with drizzling rain.
  • Sample 20 minute episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Want to try falling asleep to my Background Noises recordings?

  • Relaxing Background Noises include: floor fan, ceiling fan, small fan, white noise, brown noise, industrial hum and white noise, industrial air conditioner, dehumidifier, blow dryer, electromagnetic pulses, voices outside a factory, construction site, jets over beach, cars on a brick road, and clanky train ride.
  • Sample 20 min episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Things to do if you are still sleepless and staring at the ceiling:

Continue reading

188 Trivia Time: random facts

Enjoy another Trivia Time episode.

*Get the Holiday Gift Package (180+ prior episodes, 35+ bonus episodes, & 3 behind-the-scenes videos)>http://bit.ly/sw211. 
*Listen with cozy SleepPhones (use code “whispers” for affiliate discount)>http://bit.ly/sp212.
*Try 8 hour Nature/Background sounds>http://bit.ly/nsbn211.
*View photos mentioned on the podcast>http://bit.ly/sw217.
*Visit Website>http://bit.ly/sw203.
*Take Survey>http://bit.ly/sw209.
*Ask Harris>http://bit.ly/sw216.


Looking for some super soft bed sheets? 
 Try   Ettitude bamboo sheets.    They are as soft as silk, breathable as linen, but at the price of cotton.    Right now you can get 20% of their sheet set and free shipping by texting the word, “SLEEP” to 64-000 (message and data rates may apply).

Looking for some cozy headphones for lying in bed?  Go to  SleepPhones.com and peek at all the soft headbands with flat speakers built into them. Try the code “whispers”, it may get you an additional discount (this is an affiliate link and helps to support the podcast, thank you).

Want the latest episodes sent to you for Free?  Subscribe (it’s free) to Sleep Whispers on Apple Podcasts,  Google Podcastsor  An Android app.

Want to listen to over 200 more episodes?  Support the podcast at https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers and you will get immediate access to lots of:

  • Whisperpedia episodes: Learn about lucid dreaming, Bob Ross, History of YouTube, Sleep, Easter island, the hockey miracle, cashmere goats, Lochness monster, Klondike gold rush, miracle fruit, chinchillas, pyramids, black holes, Gilligan’s island tv show, computer keyboards, the deep sea, planets, outer space, burning man festival, melatonin, table etiquette, mythology, Gene Simmons from Kiss, dodo birds, Marco Polo, Komodo dragons, Buddhism, drums, dwarfs, black mirror tv show, roller coasters, salt, the diphtheria sled dog miracle, the failure of New Coke, protective armour, and more.
  • Tuck In and Fade Out episodes: Relax to guided meditations, guided relaxations, guided imageries, lists of soothing words, poems, surveys, catalog browsings, and recipe readings.
  • Story Time episodes:  Enjoy curious stories by Frank L Baum, Hans Christian Andersen, and other authors.
  • Trivia Time episodes: Listen to interesting questions and answers.
  • Chat episodes: Hear me ramble about podcast updates and share listener feedback.
  • Batch episodes: Enjoy samples of content from early episodes.
  • Big Batch episodes: Enjoy about 2 hours of batched full episodes without any music, intro, or ads.
  • Bonus episodes: Enjoy even more Whisperpedias, Stories, Chats, Fade Outs, Trivia, as well as, music, interviews, tapping, crinkling, drinking, chewing, outdoor recordings, simulated pilot voices, microphone testing, and other experimental recordings.
  • Get all the above at:    https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers

Want to try falling asleep to my Nature Sound recordings?

  • Soothing Nature Sounds include: stream over rocks, cat cleaning itself, hiking a gravel trail, birds cawing, rain dripping and birds singing, ocean surf at jetty, small waterfall, birds at seashore, cat purring, trickling stream, ocean surf, hypnotic echoes of water drips, small pond at night, rain on an umbrella, backyard fire pit, Lake Ontario at night, birds in dense trees, stormy day at the beach, starry night with crickets, rain downpour with thunder, wind around house, birds on a windy beach, rushing stream, and howling wind with drizzling rain.
  • Sample 20 minute episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Want to try falling asleep to my Background Noises recordings?

  • Relaxing Background Noises include: floor fan, ceiling fan, small fan, white noise, brown noise, industrial hum and white noise, industrial air conditioner, dehumidifier, blow dryer, electromagnetic pulses, voices outside a factory, construction site, jets over beach, cars on a brick road, and clanky train ride.
  • Sample 20 min episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Things to do if you are still sleepless and staring at the ceiling:

Continue reading

187 Story Time: “The Pumpkin Giant” by Mary Wilkins Freeman

Enjoy another Story Time episode (note: this story has mildly  scary aspects that may not be suitable for children).

*Get the Holiday Gift Package (180+ prior episodes, 35+ bonus episodes, & 3 behind-the-scenes videos)>http://bit.ly/sw211. 
*Listen with cozy SleepPhones (use code “whispers” for affiliate discount)>http://bit.ly/sp212.
*Try 8 hour Nature/Background sounds>http://bit.ly/nsbn211.
*View photos mentioned on the podcast>http://bit.ly/sw217.
*Visit Website>http://bit.ly/sw203.
*Take Survey>http://bit.ly/sw209.
*Ask Harris>http://bit.ly/sw216.

 

Looking for some super soft bed sheets?  Try  Ettitude bamboo sheets.    They are as soft as silk, breathable as linen, but at the price of cotton.    Right now you can get 20% of their sheet set and free shipping by texting the word, “SLEEP” to 64-000 (message and data rates may apply).

Looking for some cozy headphones for lying in bed?  Go to  SleepPhones.com and peek at all the soft headbands with flat speakers built into them. Try the code “whispers”, it may get you an additional discount (this is an affiliate link and helps to support the podcast, thank you).

Want the latest episodes sent to you for Free?  Subscribe (it’s free) to Sleep Whispers on Apple Podcasts,  Google Podcastsor  An Android app.

Want to listen to over 200 more episodes?  Support the podcast at https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers and you will get immediate access to lots of:

  • Whisperpedia episodes: Learn about lucid dreaming, Bob Ross, History of YouTube, Sleep, Easter island, the hockey miracle, cashmere goats, Lochness monster, Klondike gold rush, miracle fruit, chinchillas, pyramids, black holes, Gilligan’s island tv show, computer keyboards, the deep sea, planets, outer space, burning man festival, melatonin, table etiquette, mythology, Gene Simmons from Kiss, dodo birds, Marco Polo, Komodo dragons, Buddhism, drums, dwarfs, black mirror tv show, roller coasters, salt, the diphtheria sled dog miracle, the failure of New Coke, protective armour, and more.
  • Tuck In and Fade Out episodes: Relax to guided meditations, guided relaxations, guided imageries, lists of soothing words, poems, surveys, catalog browsings, and recipe readings.
  • Story Time episodes:  Enjoy curious stories by Frank L Baum, Hans Christian Andersen, and other authors.
  • Trivia Time episodes: Listen to interesting questions and answers.
  • Chat episodes: Hear me ramble about podcast updates and share listener feedback.
  • Batch episodes: Enjoy samples of content from early episodes.
  • Big Batch episodes: Enjoy about 2 hours of batched full episodes without any music, intro, or ads.
  • Bonus episodes: Enjoy even more Whisperpedias, Stories, Chats, Fade Outs, Trivia, as well as, music, interviews, tapping, crinkling, drinking, chewing, outdoor recordings, simulated pilot voices, microphone testing, and other experimental recordings.
  • Get all the above at:    https://www.patreon.com/sleepwhispers

Want to try falling asleep to my Nature Sound recordings?

  • Soothing Nature Sounds include: stream over rocks, cat cleaning itself, hiking a gravel trail, birds cawing, rain dripping and birds singing, ocean surf at jetty, small waterfall, birds at seashore, cat purring, trickling stream, ocean surf, hypnotic echoes of water drips, small pond at night, rain on an umbrella, backyard fire pit, Lake Ontario at night, birds in dense trees, stormy day at the beach, starry night with crickets, rain downpour with thunder, wind around house, birds on a windy beach, rushing stream, and howling wind with drizzling rain.
  • Sample 20 minute episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Want to try falling asleep to my Background Noises recordings?

  • Relaxing Background Noises include: floor fan, ceiling fan, small fan, white noise, brown noise, industrial hum and white noise, industrial air conditioner, dehumidifier, blow dryer, electromagnetic pulses, voices outside a factory, construction site, jets over beach, cars on a brick road, and clanky train ride.
  • Sample 20 min episodes here:  https://sleepwithsilk.com/category/podnature/
  • Get 1 Hour and 8 Hour episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/sleepwithsilk

Things to do if you are still sleepless and staring at the ceiling:

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