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    Updated on 17 May 2020. Posted on 14 May 2020

    Just 17 Products That Will Hold Your Life Together When You Can't

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    1. This 60-day high performance planner because if there's ever a time to keep it together, it's now.

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    This 60-day journal has blank dates, so you can actually start using it at any point in the year. It features daily goal boxes, evening scorecards, weekly habit assessments and everything else you need to become a boss.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $27.35.

    2. Or, if you're really keen on keeping your productivity on a high, a full year's worth of planners in different colours, so you can keep track of your performance.

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    This pack comes with six planners — which is equal to an entire year's worth of daily goal pages, evening scorecards, weekly habit assessments, monthly project planning and life balance sheets. It not only focuses on getting your career goals done, but also your overall happiness and work-life balance.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $74.80.

    3. These airtight storage containers, so that your pantry will be top tier organised in no time at all.

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    Keeping your pantry items in these is not only a super easy way to get more storage space out of your cupboards, but it's also a great way to keep track of what you have and what you need to get during your next shop.

    These containers have a lid-lock mechanism to keep everything fresh. They're also super easy to clean and are made from BPA free plastic, so you don't need to worry about any harmful toxins.

    Buy a five piece set from Amazon Australia for $59.99.

    4. And these durable labels, so you don't get confused between the salt and sugar in your new storage containers.

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    The best thing about these labels is that they resist moisture scuffing and tearing. What does that mean? Well, you can use them on things that go into the fridge without having to worry about them getting gross or the condensation fogging them up.

    Buy a pack of 256(!) labels from Amazon Australia for $20.97.

    5. This under-bed organiser, which is perfect for storing spare sheets or towels if you don't want them clogging up your linen closet.

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    These storage bags will not only keep your spare sheets and clothes out of the way, but they'll also keep them safe from dust and moisture, making them last longer.

    Buy a pack of three from Amazon Australia for $36.99.

    6. This magic double-sided tape that doesn't leave any sticky residue on your walls or surfaces, but can be used to free up space in your kitchen or bathroom.

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    This gel tape is super strong, but won't leave any trace on your walls, furniture or cabinets. It's washable and reusable too, so you can use it for as long as you want.

    See the full post on this crazy tape here.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $13.50.

    7. This time-marked water bottle, because water breaks are just as important at home as they are in the office.

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    One of the first things I noticed while working from home was the lack of water I'd been drinking. This one-litre water bottle indicates times throughout the day, so that you can turn drinking water into a habit. The bottle also tells you why you should be drinking water — which will hopefully guilt you into prioritising hydration.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $28.99.

    8. This six-minute diary, that will allow you to focus on mindfulness if you're feeling a little out of your head with everything that's going on.

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    This journal encourages you to change your habits in order to achieve happiness, mindfulness and productive thinking. It's based on the mantra that just six minutes out of your day is enough time to assess where you're at and what you need to improve. It includes monthly check-in pages, habit trackers and weekly notes for your own thoughts and ideas, while giving you the information about positive psychology, self-reflection and changing habits.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $44.90.

    9. This magnetic weekly meal planner, so you know exactly what you need to get from the grocery store each week to minimise exposure to all the chaotic energy.

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    This meal planner can be stuck to your fridge, so that you can check and make sure you have all the ingredients ready for you to get cooking. It also comes in a pack of three, which gives you 156 weekly sheets in total.

    Buy a three pack from Amazon Australia for $11.67.

    10. This cord organiser that will make tangled and exposed cables a thing of the past.

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    This cord organiser is super minimalistic and big enough so that you can store your power strips and cords inside. Plus, it's electrically insulated, which means you'll never have to worry about it overheating.

    Buy a pack of two from Amazon Australia for $31.99.

    11. This desk calendar, so that you can plan your day and watch your progress as you go.

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    This desk organiser has a gorgeous floral design and lets you see your entire month at a glance. That way, you know what's coming up and what needs to be completed. And let me tell you, the act of ripping a week out as you begin a new one is borderline orgasmic.

    Promising Review: "I've always been an incredibly disorganised person, but since using a desk calendar to map out my weeks, I have been productive as heck. When I started working from home, I wondered why it felt like I was all over the place. Then I remembered that I left this baby at work. After ordering a new one, I'm finally back on schedule."

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    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $14.99.

    12. This pack of reusable meal prep containers, which will keep you from spending half an hour in the kitchen, wondering what to make for lunch.

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    It's equally important to prep your meals when you're at home as it is when you're out and about. These containers are stackable for easy storing. Plus, they're microwave, freezer and dishwasher safe. These ones are in a bento style, so you can keep your sauces and food separate, which will make them extra fresh when you dig in during your next meal.

    Buy a pack of 15 from Amazon Australia for $22.99.

    13. This magnetic dry erase calendar that you can keep on your fridge, so that you won't miss a single deadline, even when you've forgotten what day it is.

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    This calendar comes with a magnetic shopping list, three markers and one eraser, so you'll have everything you need to get your life organised.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $22.99.

    14. This sliding shelf that's perfect for the gap beside your fridge, which also makes it a great hiding spot.

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    This slim shelf is fitted with wheels, so you can keep it tucked out of sight and bring it out when you need. It has four shelves perfect for storing spices, oils and canned food.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $31.95.

    15. This kitchen drawer organiser, so you can keep your forks with your forks and your spoons with your spoons.

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    You won't believe how neat your drawers will look with an organiser like this. This cutlery tray is space saving and makes all your eating utensils super accessible. It features five compartments — one for spoons, forks, knives, teaspoons and tiny forks.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $17.46.

    16. This hybrid smartwatch that not only looks gorgeous, but will help you monitor your activity.

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    This watch can measure your activity, sleep, fitness and heart rate, so you can adjust what you need to, to live your best life. You'll also receive phone notifications right on your wrist when they come.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $224.

    17. And finally, if you want to optimise storage even further, these vacuum bags will suck the air out of spare sheets, towels and pillows, so you can fit more in and avoid having overstuffed cupboards.

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    This pack of eight big reusable storage bags is all you need to store your favourite fabric goods away without worrying about not having enough space. It works perfectly for blankets, seasonal clothing (if you're one to switch out your wardrobe) and anything else you want to protect from mould and moths.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $47.99.

    You, convincing everyone you're a functioning human even when you've eaten mac 'n' cheese for dinner for the past five days:

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