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    30 Things For People Who Love New Things

    Things like color-depositing conditioner, a book of micro-short stories, a champagne subscription, and other things will help satisfy that rush for something new.

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    1. Tiny Nightmares, a collection of short horror stories (I'm talking 1,500 words or shorter!) in case you have a hard time sticking with a book of longer short stories or a novel. Each story is fantastic but only a few pages long!

    the book cover

    2. A Rocketbook Wave Smart Notebook, which is really just fancy talk for a notebook you can take notes or scribble in, move those notes online, and then microwave the notebook to start with an *actual* blank slate. If you feel the siren call of a crisp new notebook, you need this.

    3. A tea sampler with 10 different teas in it so when you're in the mood for a cuppa you can go on a tiny, tasty adventure. Plus, in my experience, you can go for seconds with one of these pyramid tea bags.

    pyramid-shape tea bag in a cup of tea

    4. The Sip Society to reward yourself with new champagne (at least to you!) on the reg. Plus, the subscription comes with info on the history, tasting, and storage of the bubbly beverage.

    three small champagne bottles on a kitchen counter

    5. A Maison Margela Replica perfume sampler so you can get your feet wet in some new scents before swapping scents. (Or trying more!)

    the perfume sampler set

    6. A coffee subscription that'll match your taste buds up with curated picks for you to give a spin (ahem, sip).

    hand holding a bag of coffee on a snowy street

    7. A Sips By tea subscription with customized picks so you can zero in on your fave new tasting notes. Now *that's* something to cheers to (even if it's not with booze).

    person holding a box with the tea items in it

    8. Colorful faux lashes to amp up any lewk.

    model wearing lime green lipstick and eye makeup with teal faux eyelashes

    9. Book of the Month – it'll deliver a current, best-selling book for some fresh reading material once you've worked through the stack you bought yourself for the holidays. Plus there are tons of genres and books for your choosing!

    10. A Kindle unlimited subscription that'll let you browse more than a million book titles, browse current magazine issues, listen to thousands of audio books at any time on any device with the Kindle app.

    books on a phone and two different sized kindles

    11. Nine pairs of earrings to help you keep your accessory rotation fresh — and for a price that's cheaper than my go-to Taco Bell order.

    open palm with various small earring studs

    12. Or EarFleek – it'll *cheaply* feed your need for some fresh accessories...especially ones that can be seen on all your video calls!

    pop art inspired white star earrings

    13. P.volve for a variety of streaming workouts to keep you moving while fighting boredom.

    a workout class streaming on a laptop and a phone

    14. A book of drawing prompts to keep your doodling fresh and in tip-top shape.

    the book cover

    15. Or a journal built for creativity full of surprising prompts to keep your imagination at 100.

    16. Vellabox – it delivers a steady rotation of new candles to your place. Even if you have a signature scent, it's nice to mix it up every once in a while!

    subscription box with two candles in it

    17. A Chingaderas Que Hacer notepad in case you think a new to-do list format could bring about some *new* actually drinking enough water you beautiful desert!

    pink notepad that says "Chingaderas Que Hacer"

    18. A set of clip-on bangs because you somehow have put off getting them in 2020 (the restraint!) but might just debut 'em in 2021...even if they're faux.

    reviewer without then with the clip-on bangs

    19. A drawstring synthetic Afro ponytail for a low-effort switch that'll transform your look.

    reviewer wearing the synthetic afro ponytail that blends in with their hair

    20. A set of clip-on hair extensions to help you try on some mermaid tresses for a night (or 10).

    21. A standout floral or mini heart temporary tattoo that'll give you some ink a brief spin.

    22. A bucket list journal for couples so you can figure out which trip of a lifetime you're going to go on first. Something tells me that a road trip out west is going to be on the top of that list.

    The cover of the bucket list book with a couple standing on rocks overlooking an ocean

    23. A snack box subscription filled with snacks from around the world because you're a total sucker for a new kind of candy or weird flavor of potato chips.

    Open box with snacks from countries aside from the US

    24. A Cuban cocktail-making class or another activity through Airbnb Experiences you can join in on from separate places for some group fun with your fam without the travel.

    Mojito on a serving tray

    25. A set of 24 nail polishes that'll help you can paint your paws to your whims, even if those vary multiple times a week.

    various nail polish colors

    26. A puzzle rental service so you're not stuck doing the same cliffside view of the Amalfi Coast. It's a gorgeous puzzle! But it's time for a new view.

    puzzle of Amsterdam water view

    27. A color-depositing conditioner with tons of vibrant review photos and 17k+ 5-star reviews if you're looking to try out a color no one except mermaids is born with.

    28. A Brown Sugar Babe monthly box as a gift to yourself with a cute T-shirt plus other goodies.

    the box with a shirt that has a bar code on it and says "Brown Sugar Babe" with some jewelry and makeup

    29. A night photography class to try your hand at something new like this masterpiece. (Or a Udemy class for just about anything else on the planet.)

    night sky with stars in the sky

    30. A Rent The Runway membership if your limited social calendar and WFH schedule (sigh) still makes you yearn to dress up a bit in new duds. I CAN RELATE! With this subscription you can borrow 4, 8, or 16 items a month for far less than their designer price tags for some Zoom fashion moments. (How else will your friends ooh and awe over your looks?)

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