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#1 Greatmum

Posted 03 April 2020 - 09:05 PM

Anyone have this it similar. Is it worth the money? How do u use it? How often do U use it?

#2 WaitForMe

Posted 03 April 2020 - 09:09 PM

Both DH and I have it.

I think theres a free version or a trial period?

I use it mostly for sleep stories, and occasionally for meditating.

DH is much more diligent meditating and uses it every morning, and also the sleep stories when he feels the need.

#3 hoohoobump

Posted 03 April 2020 - 09:16 PM

We use Smiling Mind - free.
Use it say for sleep - lots of different options, but often just the ‘five minute daily mindfulness’ - now just the voice makes us sleepy!

#4 cardamom

Posted 03 April 2020 - 09:30 PM

I like Stop Breathe and Think. It has a paid option but the free version has loads to choose from.


Posted 03 April 2020 - 10:50 PM

We have the Calm app. Just renewed yesterday actually for the second year.

I use it every night for sleep stories and mediation during the day (about 5 times a week)

My teen uses it every single night for sleep stories, and sometimes during the day while she's in hospital.

I think it was app of the year in 2018 and 2019.

#6 Runnercoz

Posted 03 April 2020 - 11:35 PM

I love the calm app, we use it every night. I like the soundscapes (white noise type stuff but includes sounds a cat purring), kids love the sleep music and sleep stories.

#7 Obvs

Posted 04 April 2020 - 08:50 AM

I have Calm, mainly for the sleep stories but plan to use the meditations more. The money is worth it to have Matthew McConaughey read me to sleep.

#8 anon1071

Posted 04 April 2020 - 08:54 AM

I had the paid version but the voices turned me off.
They’re not what I would call soothing.

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