Latest Protect-A-Bed Stories

2011-08-09 08:10:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect-A-Bed®, the leading provider of bedding protection products, is continuing their mission to ensure that people of all ages benefit from the qualities of a healthy sleep zone. In honor of back-to-school season, Protect-A-Bed is launching the Healthy Sleep Zone Back to School Sweepstake. Participants can enter directly on Protect-A-Bed's website by clicking the "back to school" button on the left. (Photo:...

2011-07-06 08:30:00

CHICAGO, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect-A-Bed® recently released the only guaranteed way to kill virtual bed bugs - a fun, interactive iPhone® game called Bed Bug Plague. Bed Bug Plague is a new addition to Protect-A-Bed's free Bed Bugs 101 iPhone application, a comprehensive and easy-to-use reference guide on bed bugs, including how to recognize them, details on their appearance and the symptoms they cause. In Bed Bug Plague, the enemy is a...

2011-06-02 09:00:00

CHICAGO, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect-A-Bed®, a leading provider of bedding protection products, is honoring June as one of the most popular months to get married, by launching a wedding sweepstakes on its Facebook page. Engaged couples are encouraged to enter the sweepstakes for a chance to win a Luxury Wedding Gift Pack (one Luxury Sleep Story sheet set and two Luxury Pillow Systems) and one Bedding Protection Kit by Protect-A-Bed, along with a $1,000 Visa...

2011-03-15 00:00:27

On National Napping Day (the first Monday after daylight savings time begins), Protect-A-Bed is encouraging people to make a habit out of getting more sleep and embracing a healthy sleep environment at the same time. Chicago,Illinois (PRWEB) March 14, 2011 On this National Napping Day (the first Monday after daylight savings time begins) when the vast majority of Americans lose one precious hour of sleep, it's fitting to celebrate the benefits of the nap. Studies abound tout the benefits...

2011-01-27 09:00:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect-A-Bed®, a leading provider of bedding protection products, is searching for the best and proven potty training tactics. The company is hosting a contest on its Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/ProtectABed) to capture and share potty training stories. Participants are encouraged to post their proven potty training tips - or blunders - for a chance to win mattress protection products. One lucky grand prize winner will...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'