31 Helpful Things From Target That You'll Probably End Up Using Again And Again
From electric wine openers and stackable, space-saving pans to smart doorbells and top-of-the-line vacuum cleaners, the products below will help you live your best life.
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1. A handheld FoodSaver vacuum sealer to help keep foods fresh. Fully charge the device and you'll be able to seal up to 60 1-quart bags. By removing excess air from your produce, pantry items, meat, and more, you'll be able to extend their shelf life for future enjoyment.
2. A 10-piece Rubbermaid leak-proof food storage container set for folks who like to food prep. The best part about these containers is that they're stackable, so they'll help you keep your fridge organized, too.
3. A set of leak-proof Ball lid jars that'll keep spills at bay. Whether you're storing dry goods, liquids, or using your Ball jars to actually can goods, these innovative lids will be super helpful.
4. An OXO deep clean brush set to get into all the little nooks and crannies of your home (and your grout) when cleaning. This set comes with two brushes with hard-yet-flexible bristles to really remove any built-up gunk. And, for areas that are particularly stubborn, there's a little scraper on one end of one of the brushes.
5. A 9-piece Calphalon pan set that will help you hone your cooking skills. The nonstick pans are designed to stack on top of each other and save space in the process, so they won't become a jumbled mess in your kitchen cabinet.
6. An OXO avocado slicer to make pitting and slicing your favorite fruit easier than ever. The 3-in-1 kitchen tool splits, pits, and slices avocados in record time, and it's dishwasher-safe when all is said and done.
7. An Oster counter top skillet for whipping up hash browns, veggies, and more. The 16-inch design is particularly fab for cooking any frozen pasta dish — take it from someone who grew up using it religiously with Bertolli's many varieties.
8. A SodaStream sparkling water maker to help you save money on your beverage habits. This easy-to-use appliance lets you turn any water into bubbly goodness and, with the right accessories, you can even make your own soda!
9. A Tile keychain for keeping track of your most valuable positions. You can attach the electronic accessory to your keys, phone, wallet — whatever you want — and if you misplace it, you can ping on your phone to find where it is.
10. A Dyson V11 Animal Cord-free Vacuum that is admittedly pricey, but also 100% worth it. By fully charging it, you'll be able to vacuum your home without the hassle of tripping over a cord. What's more, the suction is genuinely unmatched, which will help keep your home spick and span. My home has never looked cleaner than with my Dyson. And, if you love extra utility, you'll enjoy that this vacuum comes with a mounting mechanism so you can hang it on the wall for convenient use.
11. A WEMO Mini Smart Outlet Plug for anyone who regularly leaves their home and worries they forgot to turn something off. These Wi-Fi enabled plugs connect to your smartphone so that you can check to ensure they're off even when you're away from home.
12. A Conair fabric steamer to make getting rid of wrinkles and creases easier than ever. And thanks to the high heat, it sanitizes your clothes in the process.
13. A Keurig K-Mini Single-Serve Coffee Maker that comes in super handy when you need a quick cup of joe. At less than 5 inches wide, the little java wonder will fit anywhere in your home. No wonder it has thousands of glowing reviews!
14. A 4-pack of 32-ounce aqua Ball jars to help you stay on top of your hydration goals. You can also use the jumbo jars as flower vases, so they're a versatile addition to any kitchen and home as a whole.
15. A 4-piece Rubbermaid container set so your pantry can look as organized as possible. The tall, leak-proof containers will not only help keep your food fresh, they'll add a streamlined appearance to your food storage, too.
16. An Instant Pot 8-quart Duo Crisp Combo Electric Pressure Cooker Air Fryer that will help make meal prepping easier than ever. In addition to the classic Instant Pot (which can cook an entire meal in under 10 minutes), this pot also comes with the Air Fryer lid, so you can create crispy sides, fried chicken, and more.
17. A 12-inch Calphalon grill pan to help you achieve backyard-BBQ flavor even when the weather won't let you actually grill out. The nonstick pan heats up quickly, has cool-handle technology so you won't burn your hands, and can be washed in the dishwasher. What more could you want?
18. A Rubbermaid FreshWorks Produce Saver container that will help keep your veggies fresh for days on end. The vented container regulates oxygen and carbon dioxide flow and has a crisp tray to keep moisture away from easily-soilable veggies.
19. A Google Nest Hub to help you feel organized as you start and end your day (or, if you're working from home, all day long). The Hub keeps all your notifications, calendar events, reminders, photos, and music in one place, and lets you control other smart devices from its screen. What's more, thanks to Voice Match, you can ask it for recipes for easy cooking.
20. A rose-gold KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer so you can whip up any baked good you can imagine. This durable stainless appliance makes mixing ingredients easier than ever — no wonder it's been a must-have for decades.
21. A Dyson Pure Cool Link Air Purifier that'll keep the air in your home as fresh and circulated as possible. The coolest part about the high-tech purifier fan is that it connects to an app on your smartphone so that you can see the air quality of your home in real-time.
22. A digital kitchen thermometer to ensure you're never eating undercooked meat. The waterproof design is built with an auto-shut-off, so you don't have to worry about it accidentally running out of battery power.
23. A Calphalon counter top oven for days when you need a little extra cooking space. Whether you're preparing for a big holiday meal or simply don't want to use your oven, this best-selling cooking appliance will come in handy.
24. A 15-piece, self-sharpening knife set that will help you make the most of your meal prep. The aesthetically-pleasing knife block even comes with a pair of kitchen shears!
25. A Ring doorbell security accessory so you know who's at your door whenever, wherever. The best-selling doorbell camera sends you a mobile alert anytime someone rings or triggers the motion sensors — even if you're not home. Best of all, it has night vision so even if someone pops by (or, God forbid, tries to break in), you'll be alerted.
26. A chic wood-frame chalkboard calendar to keep your schedule front and center at all times. Best of all, it's undated, so you can use it for years and years.
27. A Conair fabric shaver that'll ensure your clothes look in tip-top shape before leaving your home. This ultra-gentle shaver will get rid of even the tiniest pills, without ever snagging your clothes.
28. An OXO angled measuring cup for folks who get fed up having to read measurements from the side. This best-selling measuring device is designed so that you can read the measurement from above. Plus, unlike many measuring cups, it's made with plastic, so it's less likely to break.
29. A KitchenAid splatter screen to make cooking bacon less dangerous. Dramatic, I know. But seriously, this shield will keep grease in the pan so you won't jump at the slightest pop of grease while cooking.
30. A Brita BPA-free water pitcher that ensures you're drinking the freshest water possible. Simply put the filter in, fill it with water, and pop it in the fridge (or on the counter if you prefer room-temp). Easy, peasy.
31. And an Oster electric wine opener to make cracking open your favorite bottle of vino less of a hassle. Simply poke it, press the button, et voila! No broken corks ever again.
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