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    31 Things Your Parents Will Think You're So Grown-Up For Owning

    Welp, you're grown now. Time to get grown-up things.

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    1. A transparent window document holder to hold all of your important vehicle documents like a copy of your insurance card, registration, car manual, and more. Your parents will be so happy to know that you know exactly where those documents are.

    the transparent window case holder in leopard print

    2. A super cute reusable water bottle with little time markers along the bottle so you'll remember to keep up with your hydration throughout the day.

    3. A set of four grocery cart bags that'll not only organize your groceries while shopping, but as the cashier scans the items, you can pop them right back in and never worry about grocery bags again.

    4. This oven rack slider so you can brave the heat of the oven without worry that you'll burn your hand. When your parents come over for a visit, they'll be thrilled to see that you actually use your oven.

    A model using the rack slider to pull out a rack. The slider has a handle and wedges for pulling

    5. The TubShroom that's super effective at ridding your shower drain of hair and other debris that gets trapped after bathing. Now, you won't continuously clog your pipes and have to text the folks asking for help to unclog them, again.

    6. And a three-pack of plastic plumbing snake drains to clear your drains of the hidden gunk that's been collecting since you've moved in.

    7. A silicone sink strainer ideal for people who don't have garbage disposals. This strainer will stop food from going down your sink. When you're done cooking or washing dishes, just pull it out and dump the food into the trash.

    8. A Furbo camera because you're on your own now so your pet is your responsibility (*said in a stern parental tone*). You can monitor them from your smart device, and toss them a treat to give them a little reminder that they're loved and you'll be home soon.

    9. A easily washable drip catcher to fit around your kitchen sink and catch all the water that splashes up while washing dishes.

    10. A set of cleaning K-Cups because your parents worry that the Keurig that's been sitting on your counter has never been cleaned. These pods make cleaning the inside your machine as easy as brewing a cup of coffee. After a good cleaning, your morning ✨cup of joe✨ will go back to being the best part of waking up.

    11. A carpet stain remover perfect for the clumsy or households with kids. Just apply, agitate, and blot for instant results. Preserving your carpet is so grown up.

    A photo of a stained carpet next to another photo of the same carpet with the stain removed

    12. A spin mop and bucket reviewers say makes mopping quick and easy and helps the floors dry easier, too. The faster those floors dry, the faster you can move on to the next thing on your to-do list. Don't be surprised if mom or dad asks for one of these for Christmas.

    the mop and bucket

    13. This handy reminder because your parents won't be around to fill in when you forget to feed the beast. 🐾

    A reviewer holding the did you feed the dog device, which is labeled with the days of the weeks and columns for morning and evening. There are nobs to switch to green to indicate whether the dog has been fed

    14. A deck of 50 exercise cards for visual learners to see exactly how to use your new dumbbells. Ah, so that's the proper way to do a leg curl. 🧐 Your parents will glow knowing that you're staying active while you're working from home. 

    While these exercise cards are specific to dumbbell exercises, there are a variety of exercise cards available including Pilates, yoga, half balance ball, kettlebell, resistance bands, and more.

    Promising review: "I love these cards! I'm a visual learner so these are perfect for me. I used a hole punch and put the cards on a metal ring for easier flip through. I take them to the gym with me and others have asked to use them, too!" —Billie Carvin

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    15. Stasher bags because they're a reusable solution that will replace traditional plastic sandwich bags. They cut down on waste as well as cost since you can use them over and over. They come in a variety of colors and sizes, which also make for a visually appealing storage solution, too.

    sandwich in clear stasher bag and sliced apples in snack-size green stasher bag

    16. Wine aerators that'll open up your wine to express its full character, which will make for a more delightful sip and chill experience. Now you can join in on all those sophisticated wine convos your parents have with their friends during gatherings.

    A reviewer using the chute-like attachment to pour a glass of wine

    17. A memory foam foot rest to keep from feeling numb after sitting at your desk for long periods of time. It's made to contour to your foot's natural arch, promote circulation, and help with your posture.

    reviewer photo of someone with their feet on the foot rest

    18. A car console side pocket ingeniously designed as a catchall. You can remove the compartment when the change pouch gets full. The next time you give mom or dad a ride, they'll be glad to see that there aren't a handful of coins stuck to the insides of your cupholder.

    19. An all-natural oven scrub with an eco-friendly formula to gently and quickly scrub away all of that built-up crud in your oven. Who is this grown-up using environmentally friendly products and actually cleaning their oven? You are!

    20. A multipurpose drying rack perfect for homes with little to no counter space. This drying rack can also be used for additional counter space when it's not drying dishes or as a trivet mat. It rolls up small enough to store in a drawer, too.

    21. A bag of Bottle Bright tablets made from biodegradable, chlorine-free, and environmentally safe ingredients to finally rid your fave bottle of that mysterious stain on the bottom. The best thing about it is there's no work for you to do, so the tablets can clean your favorite tumblers while you complete other tasks, or kick back and relax.

    A before, during, and after photo of a metal water canister stained, bubbly, and then clean after using the tablet

    22. A dryer vent coil brush reviewers say is ~quick and easy~ and will clean out the buildup of lint in your lint trap, and improve the drying power of your dryer. Plus a build up of dryer lint could be a fire hazard, and your parents will be happy to know you've avoided that risk.

    The vent coil brush removing built-up lint from the dryer

    23. A handy brush because sometimes dishes need to sit in the sink overnight. In the morning, you'll be happy you have this little brush to quickly lift that crusty food without you having to scrape one utensil with another.

    Model washing fork with utensil cleaner

    24. A microwave steam cleaner for when the "soften butter" instruction goes horribly wrong. Just fill this mama with water and vinegar and pop her in the microwave. She'll get mad, blow her top, and leave your microwave looking brand new. Now when your parental guardian swings by for an impromptu visit, looking around at the place, they won't see what looks like the aftermath of a battle scene in your microwave.

    25. A reusable and machine-washable duster that fits onto the Swiffer duster handle and will knock that dust right off the shelves with one ~swift~ swipe.

    Set of reusable dusters in various colors

    26. A seven-piece cookware set so you'll be ready to host dinner at your place. This cookware set has everything you need to make a variety of dishes.

    27. A silicone freezing tray to make meal prep that much easier by helping you separate your soups or pasta sauces in perfect one-cup compartments.

    28. Some silicone stretch lid covers for a reusable solution for your leftovers because you haven't mastered the art of cooking for one.

    a bowl with the stretch lid on the left and on the right is a bowl with plastic wrap that is not holding tight like the stretch lid

    29. A set of Wad-Free tools to keep your bed sheets from tangling in the washer and dryer. The fact that you even found a product like this will ~wow~ the folks.

    the wad free pads attached to a bed sheet

    30. A pet hair remover roller to collect all the fur that used to be left all over your parents' house like little treasure piles.

    31. A wall-mounted broom holder if you're tired of knocking over all the cleaning supplies in the corner of the closet every time you reach for a broom. It's also great for people who live in studio apartments who need to maximize every ounce of space they can.

    brooms and mops cluttered in a corner on the left and on the right mops brooms and dust pans hanging neatly on the wall

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