31 Things From Walmart That’ll Help Make Life Less Of A Pain
Life doesn't have to be so annoying all the time.
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Iridescent flatware so you finally get rid of that one weird fork you just really hate for some reason.
Promising review: "Even my sullen teenager was excited to taste the rainbow. A huge hit with everyone. I was especially glad to see that they weren't all the same color in places — one was much bluer than the others, and some were more gold than the rest. Love the variation. Now I can't go back to regular silverware." — Heather
Foreo Luna Mini 2 to scrub away makeup, dirt, and oil with soft silicone bristles that vibrate with sonic pulsations. Wet it, move it over your face for a minute, and then marvel at your super clean skin.
Promising review: "I was looking for something like this for a very long time, and nothing was as good as the Luna Mini 2. It's great for exfoliating, cleansing, removing makeup, and massaging the skin. It's also very hygienic." — JeanCL
inflatable kayak so you can hit the water without having to worry about schlepping a huge boat to the water, or worse, figuring out where to store it.
The kayak comes with two oars, an air pump, a repair patch, and has a weight limit of 400 pounds.
Promising review: "We needed a raft to cross a small distance of ocean to visit an uninhabited island. We had never kayaked before and were nervous about the tides and current strength, but this raft was very secure and easy to assemble right on the beachside. It worked perfectly, and we can't wait to do it again this weekend!" — JodyS
Price: $79.99 (originally $85)
ottoman with a secret storage space inside so you can buy even MORE shoes! Hooray!
It has pockets around the edges for 12 pairs, plus extra space in the middle you can use to store whatever you want.
Promising review: "This ottoman is so cute! You would never guess that it's storage for shoes. Love the color and the material (it looks like leather but it's not)!" — Sitting Pretty
Price: $64.11+ (seven colors)
baby food–making system capable of whipping up fresh, baby-friendly purées with ease.
Making your own baby food can save some serious dough! The 20-piece set is dishwasher-safe and has three separate options for blending as your kids grow.
Promising review: I've been feeding my five-month-old using The Baby Bullet and my garden-grown veggies for about two weeks now. This product is really easy to use, quick, efficient, and simple to clean. Plus, it comes with two processing blades, so I was able to make my own cereal!" — Apangikas
clear beauty organizer so you don't have to dig through all your makeup bags looking for one specific eyeshadow palette.
Promising review: "This storage container is perfect for holding makeup brushes. It also has two drawers to store just about anything at a reasonable price. I would recommend this item to all who need to get organized." — Verified Customer
over-the-door cabinet organizer to free up some counter/drawer space while still letting you have the essentials close-by.
Promising review: "This over-the-cabinet bin is such a convenient way to free up space in a crowded cabinet." — tousson
wind and snow tarp so you don't have to spend all morning scraping ice off your windshield. Remember ice? It's coming sooner than you'd think.
Promising review: "I was very happy that I didn't have to shovel/scrap my windshield off because I had the tarp on. It fit my SUV very nicely!"— Walmart Customer
personal fan you'll really appreciate when you're ready to retire the AC but need more than just an open window.
Price: $7+ (available in two colors)
sitting pouf so you can have additional seating that's easy to store and pretty to look at.
Promising review: "This floor pillow is absolutely adorable! It's the perfect size to throw in the corner and use as an extra seat when guests come over. The velvet is super soft and the blush pink color looks great with the rest of my decor. It's actually a little bigger than it seems in the picture — thick enough to provide lots of cushion for someone sitting on it. Overall, great value!" — decordiva
Price: $25.50 (available in eight colors)
non-skid pastry mat with built-in size charts, meaning you don't have to resort to just eye-balling it.
Promising review: "I have granite countertops, but they are 1-foot tiles and that makes it impossible to roll out pie crusts and cookies. This pastry mat works perfectly for covering the tiles and I'm able to roll out things now. Also makes clean-up a lot easier." — KJMcBlair
little window basket so your cat can relax and glare at the neighbors instead of getting into trouble.
Promising review: "My cat George was scared at first to enter the window bed but now he loves it. I think that it is close up to the window and if the window is too cold he doesn't like that. So my son took out the pillow to give him more room." — Rhonda
Price: $24.99+ (available in two colors)
seat gap filler you really need, especially if you like to eat in the car and are prone to crumbs.
garlic rocker so you can mince your garlic in seconds. This tool just rocks.
Promising review: "It's the best garlic crusher I've ever used. Visitors who have seen me use it/used it themselves have all commented that they think it's wonderful. Easy to use, easy to clean, and it seems like it will last forever." — Walmart Customer
natural air-purifying bag ready to suck up any weird odors in your home, office, or car (remember that sandwich you left under the passenger seat for a week?).
bottle of Living Proof's Perfect Hair Day dry shampoo that absorbs excess oils and gives your 'do a little more volume so you can put off washing your hair another day.
Promising review: "Best dry shampoo ever! It absorbs all the oil without leaving my hair white and powdery. It gives a little texture and volume as it soaks up the grease. I love, love, love this stuff!" — Alexandra H
A pair of heat resistant
cooking gloves with anti-slip grip so you can just straight-up grab things with your hands.
They're resistant to temps up to 923°F!
Promising review: "These rubber gloves are very resistant to heat. My husband and I love to cook on the grill, since I received them I used them about four times and I have compared them with others and I liked them a lot. They are big enough for my husband's hand and very comfortable. They cover the entire hand and above the wrist very well."— supergirl
roll of shelf liner to protect your cabinets, drawers, and fridge shelves from getting irreversibly gross.
Promising review: "I like to use Select Grip EasyLiner in my kitchen! I love using it in the refrigerator, because it makes it look clean. I like how it looks, neat and clean. I can cut it in any size, it is flexible and easy to handle."— jeana
Price: $5.82 (available in two sizes)
A travel pack of
Neutrogena Makeup Remover Towelettes so you can keep up your skincare routine up while traveling without compromising all of your luggage space. Never sleep with makeup on, even if you're on vacation!
Promising review: "Perfect size and quantity for travel. I like how well these sheets clean up makeup on the go." — SFShopperAud
Price: $5.97 for 20
storage bag bean chair for kids whose cleaning method is "stuffing everything in the closet." Now they can throw everything in one place and get a cool place to sit once they're done.
Promising review: "This extra large storage bean bag easily fit 40 of my daughter's stuffed animals!! And there were about seven of them were oversized animals. There was one huge dinosaur that I thought for sure would not fit, but it did!! It still isn't filled to capacity. I'm very happy that her animals have a place to be stored, and that they're off the ground and done being kicked around. Now she also has a soft seat to watch television or play video games." — PapaSpice
Price: $25.95+ (available in six colors)
cake decorating tool so you can become the master pastry chef you always knew you could be.
Promising review: "I purchased this item about one year ago and have used it several times. I have made fancy cupcakes, used it on deviled eggs, etc. I was a typical decorator before this kit by just spreading icing, but this kit has helped to spice things up a little bit with decorations." — joro
bathtub caddy so you can set up your relaxation battle station.
Price: $37.97+ (available in four colors)
Shark Tank–famous Scrub Daddy sponge that's super happy (just look at it!) to help you tackle tough stains and caked-on food.
The FlexTexture foam is firm in cold water for tough scrubbing and soft in warm water for light cleaning. Check our
full write-up on the Scrub Daddy for even more info. Promising review: "I love the way its consistency and stiffness change as you use it in different temperature water. It conforms well to all sorts of shapes and gets the gunk out of corners easily. Love the finger hole 'eyes.' Rinses perfectly clean so no awful odor lingers after you use it." — ArmyDoctorMom Price: $13.33 (for a pack of four)
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spray gel rust stain remover so you can reclaim your bathroom from the dreaded orange glow.
Promising review: "Unfortunately I have hard water problems: There are many products on the market that say they get rid of the rust stains. I have found this is the one that works. Spray, give it a minute or two and rinse. The rust stains are gone!!! Other people must agree with me because every time I go to Walmart to buy it they are out of stock. I recommend this product." — Curlygirl59
double electric breast pump for making pumping a total breeze. It even has an app with reminders to help with your daily pumping routine.
The kit comes with bottles, diaphragms, tote bag, pump connector, and more.
Promising review: "I am impressed by the Lansinoh Smartpump! It is a very easy and fast assembly from start to finish. The ComfortFit flanges fit like a dream! The pump is lightweight and fits in one hand. The display is bright enough you can use it as a dim glowing light without it waking up anyone around you when you pump at night. The letdown mode is a huge help and the speed control is wonderful. This pump cut my pumping time down and doubled my output! I can't say enough good things about this pump!" — Lucy
little rack so your keys will be right in your face on your way out the door. Good luck forgetting them now— Oh hey, wait come back! You forgot your keys!
Promising review: "This is very sturdy and easy to install, especially for the price." — emjulo
Waterproof packing cubes for anyone who tried rolling their stuff and was not satisfied with the results. These keep everything organized.
Price: $11.88 for six pieces (available in two colors)
oven liner to catch food spills and prevent you from having to climb in there to clean stuff up.
These liners are safe in heat up to 550 °F, can be cut to any size you need, and can be cleaned in the dishwasher!
Promising review: "I use these iiners all the time. You never have to worry about something running over in your oven and then you have a big mess. If something runs over you take your liner out, rinse it, and put back in. You always have a nice clean oven. A great invention." — perky74
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