If you currently reside basically anywhere in the northern hemisphere, then you know that, despite that just-a-touch-of-fall feeling in the air, it’s still really flipping hot out there. Maybe you’re sick of it, or maybe you’re reveling in it, but regardless, lots of us are still trying to keep cool, especially at night. Because feeling clammy and sticky while trying to sleep just isn’t anyone’s idea of a good time, no matter how much we may love the warm weather months. And if you don’t have access to air conditioning at home, or maybe you just prefer to limit your use, then you know that staying cool at night without AC takes some know-how.
If you've made it this far into the summer without AC, I salute you. Even if you’re a seasoned summertime sleeper, learning a few new hacks for staying cool at night doesn’t hurt, right? Because getting quality sleep every night is super important — and no one likes waking up in a pool of sweat. Here are some innovative ways to keep cool at night without AC, even as visions of pumpkin spice lattes dance in your head, so you can get some actually decent sleep.