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    37 Genius Products That Made Me Sing, “Look At This Stuff, Isn’t It Neat?”

    Wouldn't you think my collection's complete?

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    1. A super-stretchy hair tie that's designed specifically for thick manes. It's made of a soft material that won't snag your tresses and it won't leave behind that annoying crease when you take it out, either.

    A person using the hair tie to hold their braids in a ponytail
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.64. Also available in brown and in pack of two.

    2. A pair of counter gap fillers that'll block stray bits of food from falling into your kitchen's most unreachable nooks and crannies. Now you won't have to struggle with your broom to try and get that half-cooked piece of penne out from next to the stove.

    A person trimming the gap filler
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    You can trim them to perfectly fit your counters

    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $15.98.

    3. A lightweight protective case for your Nintendo Switch Lite that'll save you from busting up your most prized possession. The ergonomic design will make it easier to grip your device, so you'll be able to play Animal Crossing for hours without cramping up your hands.

    Three switches with protective cases on them
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $27.99. Available in three colours.

    4. A pumpkin-shaped waffle maker that can be used make waffles, breakfast paninis, hash browns, and more in the shape of seasonal gourds. No more sad cereal bars and microwave scrambled eggs for you, pal.

    A pumpkin-shaped waffle in the waffle maker, surrounded by stacks of them and batter
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It heats up in mere minutes, so you won't have to wait long for your breakfast.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.24.

    5. This oversized cow-shaped mug that's udder-ly adorable (don't worry, I hated that pun, too). It has silicone grips on the bottom, so you won't knock it over when you're rushing to put together your breakfast.

    A person holding the cow-shaped mug
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.46.

    6. A shampoo brush with soft, but firm teeth that'll give you a relaxing scalp massage during your shower routine. It has an ergonomic handle, making it easy to grip (even when it's covered in suds).

    A person holding the shampoo brush
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.99.

    7. A wearable phone mount that is every lazy person's dream device. You just pop it onto your shoulders and stream or FaceTime to your heart's content, hands-free.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    You can also wrap it around your bike, bedframe, or just about anything else.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $23.99.

    8. A cordless deep tissue massage tool that'll knead out your knots and make your aches and pains melt away. It has an extra-long handle that'll make it easier to get at hard-to-reach places (like the middle of your back).

    A person using the tool on various parts of their body
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It has six patterns and speeds, and comes with five different massage heads, so you can fully customize your massage.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $49.99.

    9. A set of cutesy tarot cards that'll make your future look adorable, even if the cards deliver a few questionable omens. The set includes a guidebook, so you won't have to be a seasoned pro to use it.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca, @kawaiitarot / Via instagram.com

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.95.

    10. A stainless steel herb-stripping tool that'll be compatible with just about any sprig or stalk in your crisper. The largest holes will even fit kale and collards, so you can use it to prep your salad greens, too.

    A person using the tool to strip dill off its stem
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.99.

    11. A facial-cleansing brush that'll simultaneously wash and exfoliate your skin, streamlining your routine. It comes with two brush heads (one for sensitive skin and one for normal skin) and a massage head that'll give you all those spa feels at home.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99.

    12. A set of tube-style resistance bands with handles that can be used for curls, rows, presses, and just about any other exercise. Reviewers love that they give them a full-body workout, without needing any heavy equipment.

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    The set comes with three resistance bands (ranging from light to heavy), a door anchor, and a travel bag. You make want to grab some bands for hip thrusts, too.

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $52.99.

    13. A faux leather desk cover that'll replace that ratty old mouse pad you've been using forever. It'll cover almost your entire desk, so if you've got any scratches or notches you want to hide, this will be your stylish knight in shining armour.

    A desk pad with a computer, phone, camera, and various other desk accessories on it
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.99+. Available in six colours and three sizes.

    14. A copy of Matty Matheson: Homestyle Cookery, a guide to the Canadian chef's most mouthwatering culinary creations. From steak to seasonal soups to things that are most definitely munchies, this'll teach you how to do it all. 🙌 All hail Matty! 🙌

    Matty Matheson holding up his cookbook
    @mattymatheson / Via instagram.com

    Get it on Amazo Canada for $28.95. Also available for Kindle.

    15. A pumpkin pie costume for your cat that they'll probably hate wearing, but you'll love looking at. The tiny head hole also fits some petite chiens!

    A cat wearing the pie costume
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    Get it from Ticketybootique on Etsy for $27.67.

    16. A silicone ice block tray that’ll make massive frosty bricks to keep your cocktails and iced beverages extra cool. It has a hard plastic frame that'll keep the silicone from sliding around while you fill it and a handy lid that'll make your journey to the freezer spill free.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $20.87.

    17. A pack of facial razors that'll help groom your brows and give you the most perfect arches you ever did see. They can also be used to shave away fine hairs and smooth your skin, if your peach fuzz drives you crazy on the daily.

    Five razors resting on their package
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a pack of ten razors for $15.99.

    18. A set of shelf dividers that'll help you organize your closet once and for all. Their adjustable metal grips will keep them propped upright, so your neatly-folded laundry will stay where it should.

    Handbags and sweaters separated with the shelf dividers
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a set of three on Amazon Canada for $27.49. Also available in brown.

    19. A bottle of OPI cuticle oil that's packed with grape seed, sesame, and kukui oils that'll soothe and protect your skin. It's super moisturizing, too, which is great if you suffer from Sahara-dry digits.

    A person holding a bottle of cuticle oil
    @opi / Via instagram.com

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.40.

    20. A pair of faux snakeskin Keds sneakers that'll give you the confidence of a king cobra. They have cushioned soles that make them comfortable enough to wear all day long.

    A person wearing the faux snakeskin Keds
    @keds / Via instagram.com

    Get them from Keds for $70. Available in women's sizes 5—11.

    21. A set of stainless steel tongue scrapers that'll help you rid your mouth of nasty build-up and bacteria. Reviewers rave about how they've helped freshen their breath, too!

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    They're easy to clean, rust proof, and will last a lot longer than plastic versions.

    Get a set of two on Amazon Canada for $10.99.

    22. A vintage-inspired spreader knife that'll help you put together the perfect PB&J sammy. The edges are dull, so it's even safe for kids to use!

    The spreader knife on top of a jar of peanut butter
    Etsy / Via awin1.com

    Get it from ImpressionsStamped on Etsy for $21.50.

    23. A loop-style keychain that'll fit around your wrist, so you'll never have to dig around your bottomless pit of a bag for them again. You can also use it to accessorize your ID badge, if your workplace requires one.

    A loop-style keychain with keys on it
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.99. Available in 15 patterns and in a necklace style.

    24. An industrial-chic side table that'll easily transform into dinner table or desk. It comes with optional wheels that'll make it easy to glide around your living room, without messing up your floors.

    The table with and without wheels
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $89.99. Also available in black.

    25. A pedicure sponge that's infused with shea butter, tea tree oil, and olive oil to leave your feet feeling and smelling, like, stupid good. Reviewers say it's amazing for people with cracked feet and that it washes away dead skin cells like no one's business.

    A pedicure sponge on a tray and a pedicure sponge in its package
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It can last for more than 20 washes.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.24.

    26. An identity theft roller stamp that'll keep prying eyes away from your important information. If you don't have a shredder, this is the most efficient way to block out your name, address, and numbers on documents before you toss them.

    A person using the roller on a DHL invoice
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    You can grab refill ink for it here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.99+. Available in four colours.

    27. A mesh bra bag that'll save your delicates from getting mangled in the wash. It has a compartment for each cup to ensure that your lingerie won't get bashed around.

    A bra inside the mesh bag
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.

    28. A set of handy push hooks that'll make your hand and dish towels easier to store (and grab). Thanks to their peel-and-stick backings, you won't even need to bust out a screwdriver to install them.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    They won't leave behind sticky residue when you remove them.

    Get a set of four on Amazon Canada for $11.28.

    29. A pack of tie-free shoelaces that'll transform your favourite sneakers into slip-ons. Reviewers say they make shoes super easy to slide on and off and won't loosen if you break into a sprint.

    A person wearing running shoes with the tie-free laces in them
    @xpandlaces / Via instagram.com

    Some colours are reflective, which is great if you like running or jogging at night.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.99. Available in 33 colours.

    30. A set of silicone exfoliation brushes that are super gentle and will scrub your pout to perfection. They can also be used on your schnoz, if you have some annoying blackheads that need dealing with.

    Five lip brushes next to a magazine and lipstick tube
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a set of six on Amazon Canada for $9.99. Also available in a combo pack with two face brushes.

    31. A bottle of seaweed-infused soil enhancer that's packed with deep-sea nutrients, vitamins, and minerals. Consider this treating your indoor garden to a sushi dinner every week — they will love you for it.

    A person holding a bottle of soil enhancer in front of a plant
    Alice Prendergast / Via BuzzFeed

    I have a lot of plants, and many of them are demanding. Since I can admittedly be a bit of neglectful plant parent, I like to have a few secret weapons at my disposal that can bring my babies back to life when I've forgotten to water them for a few days (or weeks). This stuff does WONDERS. My monstera is absolutely obsessed with it and has since spawned several monstera babies thanks to its magic.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.90+. Available in three sizes.

    32. A surge-protecting extension cord that's five feet long and thin enough to slide under your sofa. It has three three-pronged sockets and three USB ports, so you can keep all your gadgets plugged in at once.

    Three phones plugged into the USB ports on the power bar
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99.

    33. A pair of space-saving collapsible colanders that'll be a true blessing if your kitchen cabinets are already stuffed with pots, pans, and cooking gadgets. They have rubberized handles, making them easy to carry when they're filled with pasta or veggies.

    Two collapsible colanders filled with veggies
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a set of two on Amazon Canada for $16.99. Available in five colours.

    34. A liquid eyeliner pen from Rare Beauty that'll help you achieve a cat eye that's sharp as a knife (thanks, Selena). It'll stay put all day long, so you won't have to worry about one wing magically vanishing while you're out and about.

    Alice Prendergast / Via BuzzFeed

    I wear liquid eyeliner every single day (yes, even in quarantine), so I consider myself a connoisseur when it comes to this stuff. I find most liners fade or bleed throughout the day, but this one definitely does not. The felt tip makes it a cinch to apply, so you can achieve a wing in one easy swoop.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $25.

    35. A cereal-scented soy wax candle that'll look cute on any table or vanity, and it smells like a million bucks, too. If you want a healthy dose of nostalgia, but hate the idea of plastering your apartment with weird knickknacks from the '90s, this will do the trick.

    The candle on a table with a bowl of cereal next to it
    Etsy / Via etsy.com

    Get it from MalatheBrand on Etsy for $30.

    36. A handmade silver ring, so that you can show off your sun and moon signs in style. It has an open-band design, which means it won’t suffocate your finger if your digits are prone to swelling.

    A person holding the ring
    Etsy / Via etsy.com

    Get it from pamelahattie on Etsy for $32.10. Available for all 12 signs.

    37. And finally, a set of cat-shaped self-watering globes that'll keep your plant friends happy and healthy. They'll slowly seep water into soil over three weeks, so you don't need to stress if you forget to give them their daily dose of H2O.

    Three self-watering globes in a plant
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $26.99. Available in three styles.

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