land of Nod


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land of Nod

a state of sleep. (Humorous. From the fact that people sometimes nod when they are falling asleep.) The baby is in the land of Nod. Look at the clock! It's time we were all in the land of Nod.
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But as I sat downstairs listening for the dreaded squeaky floorboard indicating that he's got back out of bed, and is about to tell me 101 reasons why he can't sleep, it made me think of all the excuses I've heard about why the kids just don't want to go to the land of nod.
Consumer Contact: The Land of Nod at 800-933-9904 from 8:30 a.
To help nudge you into the land of nod there's also a sleep-inducing herbal tea from T2.
It eases you in from the land of nod over preset periods by slowly brightening the room, promoting the body's get-up-and-go hormone cortisol - very scientific.
The device eases you out from the land of nod over preset periods of time, by slowly brightening the room.
As Chantelle held Dolly in her car seat, she looked peaceful as she visited the land of nod whilst wearing a pink top and wrapped up in a white fur blanket, the Daily Mail reported.
Once that's in, you can head back to the land of Nod.
Lots of companies have agreed to honor requests from consumers to not receive their catalogs, including Coach, Anthropologie, Pottery Barn Kids, The Land of Nod, the ubiquitous Victoria's Secret, and thousands of others that are probably coming to your mailbox like clockwork each month because you once ordered a present online and had your identity shopped out to any and all related companies.
It's enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey and you are on your Todd If you don't stop mithering your old mom'll knock you into the land of nod.
The poll found media professionals get the most sleep, staying in the land of nod for seven hours and 12 minutes.
They soon send me off to the land of nod, God bless George and Mildred.
The judge from the Land of Nod not only has to agree to courtroom monitoring but gets some unwanted coverage in The Wall Street Journal, in an item entitled, "Some Coffee, Judge Coffee?
In parting, you might offer up this farewell from Jonathan Swift: "I am going to the Land of Nod.
Children's wooden chairs made by The Land of Nod in Wheeling, IL, have been voluntarily recalled, according to the U.
Crate &Barrel owns a partial stake in Land of Nod, a juvenile furnishings mail-order company that is currently rolling out its first stores.