how to make sleep pots

how to make sleep pots

How to Make Sleep Pots

Sleep is an essential part of human life, and it can be hard to get enough quality rest. Sleep pots are a simple yet effective way to aid in getting a restful night of sleep.

What is a Sleep Pot?

A sleep pot is an herbal preparation made from a variety of natural ingredients like dried herbs, flowers, leaves, roots, and petals. The herbs are simmered together to create a soothing aroma. The sleep pot can then be inhaled or used in an aromatherapy session. This calming scent is known to promote relaxation and help to get a good night’s rest.

How to Make a Sleep Pot

Making your own sleep pot is a simple and cost-effective way to get restful sleep. Here’s what you will need:

  • Dried herbs of your choice (lavender, chamomile, jasmine, hops, orange blossom, rose petals, etc.)
  • Large Pot/Crock Pot
  • Strainer
  • Essential oils (optional)


  1. Fill your pot with enough water to cover all of the herbs.
  2. Bring the pot to a boil.
  3. Add your herbs and stir.
  4. Simmer for 20-30 minutes, stirring periodically.
  5. Once the herbs are done simmering, strain the liquid into a container.
  6. Add a few drops of essential oils, if desired.
  7. Place the container in your bedroom and inhale the soothing scent.

Benefits of Making Your Own Sleep Pot

Making your own sleep pot has many benefits. First, it is much cheaper than buying pre-made sleep pots. Secondly, you can customize it to suit your own needs and tastes. Finally, it is environmentally friendly, since no plastic packaging is required.


Creating your own sleep pots can be a simple and cost-effective way to achieve restful sleep. All you need are some dried herbs, a pot, and a little time to get the perfect sleep-inducing aroma.