They’re known by a few different terms such as: bed buddies, stress busters, rice or magic bags, corn cozies–but they’re basically all the same thing.
These serve a dual purpose as you can also keep them in the freezer to use has a cooling pad or freezer pack when needed.
If you’d like to learn how to make them, you’ll find a tutorial below along with tips for different kinds of fillers to try and directions for using them.
No pattern is necessary, simply cut two pieces of cloth in the size/shape you wish (leave a seam allowance about 1/2″). More detailed instructions are found below.
Some prefer regular square shapes, others prefer tubes or more rectangular shapes. Experiment, whip up a few different sizes and shapes to try.
These are really easy to whip up as well as cheap!
- Uncooked rice
- Feed corn
- Buckwheat hulls
- Flax seed
- Cherry pits
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DIY hot water bottle: soak some dish towels with warm water and microwave until steaming hot. Put in a ziplock bag, wrap in a t-shirt or towel, apply to affected area, and you're good for hours. This takes about 5 minutes to get ready