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Night Night, Sleep Tight, Don’t Let the Mattress Bite

Buying a bed for your kids shouldn’t give you nightmares.

Photo by Brianna Sharpe

Natural, organic bedding is absolutely worth it.

Flame Retardants, VOCs, Foams, Oh My!

Anyone who’s ordered one of those trendy online mattresses knows “the smell” after unrolling them.

Beyond Human Health Concerns

It is not all about us. We live in an environment — one that needs to be kept clean and vibrant.

So… Do We Just Sleep on Yak Fur?

A quick Google will turn up dozens of beds that look like they were made out of organic clouds by vegan angels.



Asparagus tells the large and small stories of how we can live sustainably, from an environmental, social, and cultural perspective.

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Brianna Sharpe

Freelance writer, educator, community organizer, chronically caffeinated parent. She/her. @sharpe_bri