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    38 Useful Things For Anyone Who Wants To Feel Like They Have More Hours In Their Day

    Just think of all the Netflix we can watch with all this extra time on our hands.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A set of satin pillowcases to make you feel like you're living a life of luxury while also improving breakage, tangles, and frizz in your hair while you sleep. Waking up with already fabulous hair means wayyyyy less time trying to wrangle it before leaving the house. You're welcome.

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    Promising review: "LOVE THESE! They are a beautiful shade of gray, well-made and a perfect price! I ordered these to help protect against hair-breakage and I've already noticed a huge difference!!!" —shawnellnewberry

    Get them from Amazon for $9.98 (available in three sizes and 16 colors).

    2. A divided hamper that'll keep your lights/darks separate so you won't have to spend any more time than necessary doing the laundry.

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    There's even detachable mesh bags inside so you can scoop your clothes right up and into the washing machine.

    Promising review: "It does its job. It was exactly how it was pictured. It's very well made and makes the bathroom look great. It has a nice flat top to put things on the hamper when it is closed. Unfortunately this hamper does not do laundry or put clothes in itself." —Chris T.

    Get it from Amazon for $45.96 (available in seven colors).

    3. A Makeup Eraser cloth you'll wonder how you lived this long without after seeing how it magically takes ALL of your makeup off with just a few swipes.

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    I have one of these bad boys and they even take off Kylie Lip Kits — a true feat.

    Promising review: "YESS!!! I cannot LIVE without this product. I have always had pretty bad acne and every product I’d use would result in either a breakout or just constant irritation. This product can be used with JUST WATER to get literally all of your makeup off with zero skin irritations! I use it in the AM and PM and one rag will usually last me a full seven days before needing a wash. I have about three or four of these because I cannot live without them. My acne has become a lot better by using this as opposed to cleaners and crazy products for my skin. Who knew a clean rag and water could actually do so much?!?" —Nina Aristo

    Get it from Amazon for $20 (available in a variety of styles).

    Psst! This won for the mid-priced best makeup remover on BuzzFeed Reviews, too!

    4. A mug warmer, because every day is a little bit brighter when it includes a hot cup of coffee rather than a lukewarm one — it'll feel like getting back that hour where you were too busy to drink your caffeine in the first place.

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    We've all been there — making our coffee or tea only to set it down and forget about until it's cooled down completely. Thanks to this mug warmer none of us ever have to suffer through another cold cup of caffeine again! It has received over 5.6K five-star reviews on Amazon, so you know it's a big freakin' deal.

    Promising review: "I'm a chronic coffee forgetter. I can't drink it straight from the brewer (too hot for me) so I set my mug down to cool slightly and often get distracted. Of course I then come back to my coffee to find it's already cold. I've currently got the warmer at my office and it's working great. I can sip my coffee leisurely over the course of an hour and it's still nice and warm." —Elle

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    5. An external battery charger to save you from wasting time camped out next to an outlet while your must-have accessory gets juiced-up.

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    Promising review: "If you're looking for peace of mind every time you leave the house, this power bank doesn't disappoint. It's the size of a credit card and only a hair heavier than my iPhone 6, making it extremely portable without being bulky and heavy. There's a power button you press, which shows how much power is left via 4 blue LEDs (when it's dead, only one led will flash). You can only charge one device with this power bank but I'm always impressed by how quickly this charges my iPhone 6 (from 10% to near full takes approximately 1 hour). So far, I've been able to charge my phone about 4 times from near empty to full before having to charge the power bank." —Patrick

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in four colors).

    6. An ever-popular Instant Pot with so many functions it'll basically cook dinner for you while you kick back and relax.

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    The Duo Plus replaces nine common kitchen appliances. It can be used as a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, yogurt maker, and egg cooker, with the ability to sauté, steam, warm, sterilize... and oh, it makes cakes too. Read all about why it's changing how we cook in our full review of the Instant Pot.

    Promising review: "Perfect addition to the Instant Pot family. This little pot does the same incredible job as its bigger brother and sisters. Great for making the side dishes or smaller main dishes. If you haven't gotten on board the Instant Pot train, do not hesitate! This mini pot even makes yogurt. The benefits to pressure cooking are numerous, using the Instant Pot makes it incredibly easy. Can you tell I'm completely smitten with this little appliance?! It proudly sits on my counter and is used nearly every single day." —Prairie Princess

    Get it from Amazon for $59.92+ (available in three sizes).

    7. And a spinning vegetable chopper that'll leave you with a salad that looks as good as the ones the Kardashians are constantly eating on the show.

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    Promising review: "To be truthful, I didn’t expect much from this little chopper. I was pleasantly surprised. I chopped leftover thanksgiving turkey for delicious turkey salad. Handled it like a champ. Same with ham. Dices pickles, onions and celery without issue. It comes with a storage lid that I haven’t really needed yet, but it’s nice to have. Clean up is easy. Mostly I just rinse it out immediately after use and just run it through the dishwasher occasionally. DO NOT PUT THE PULL HANDLE TOP IN WATER OR THE DISHWASHER! I just wipe it down with a soapy cloth then damp cloth. This takes up so much less space than a food processor. I have a great one that has all the bells and whistles, but I never use it bc it’s such an ordeal to get it out, set it up and then clean it. I can’t speak to durability as I haven’t had it long enough, but for $15, how wrong could you go?" —catfish62

    Get it from Amazon for $12.66+ (available in two colors).

    8. A Kindle Paperwhite — a must-have for any bookworm who prefers to spend their time wisely by reading rather than scrolling through nonsense on Instagram.

    Abby Kass / BuzzFeed, Amazon

    It's the thinnest and lightest Kindle Amazon has released to date! And — as is made abundantly clear by the GIF above — it's 100% waterproof.

    Promising review: "I love the fact that I can read on this Kindle in both daylight and dim light conditions. It is so light and compact, which makes it easy to hold, easy to travel with, and the battery lasts forever. I love it." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $129.99.

    And check out our full breakdown of the Kindle Paperwhite here.

    9. An Instax camera kit to help break your habit of only taking photos on your phone and NEVER printing them out to decorate your walls. Get used to instant gratification!

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    Includes a Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Camera (with a selfie mirror!), 20 sheets of film, 10 sheets of rainbow film, 20 sticker frames, and a leather carrying case.

    Promising review: "Bought it for my 10-year-old daughter for her birthday sleepover. It was a huge hit! All the girls wanted one by the next day!" —Momof3lilmonkeys

    Get it from Amazon for $79.95+ (available in five color combos; also available with just the camera).

    10. A rapid egg cooker that'll make your breakfast faster than you can say, "Which came first, the chicken or the egg?".

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    One little machine that can whip up hard-boiled eggs, poached eggs, scrambled eggs, and omelettes? Sounds magical! And let me tell you — it is. Get one of these egg-cellent appliances ASAP. Read our deep dive into the Dash Rapid Egg Cooker.

    Promising review: "If you are on the fence about getting one of these, GET ONE. It really is as easy as it sounds to have a perfectly cooked egg, no guesswork. Just have an ice bath ready next to the cooker and let the eggs sit for a minute or two in there...peels come right off :) Makes healthy eating a breeze in the morning! Where has this been all my life!??!?" —rebecca

    Get it from Amazon for $17.35+ (available in five colors).

    11. An electric toothbrush with a subscription-based brush head refill, so you'll never have to remember to buy another toothbrush or brush head again. Now THAT is something to smile about.

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    Do your boast about being a minimalist? Or maybe you just have ZERO counter space? Then the Quip might just be the toothbrush of your dreams. It has a three-month battery life, comes with a wall mount and travel case, and is super quiet during use. I own one myself and love how it encourages me to brush thoroughly.

    Promising review: "I truly love this toothbrush, feels great when done. Like the fact that it tells you when to move to the next quadrant. People in general do not take the two minutes to brush their teeth, much less concentrate on each quadrant and change the brush every three months. Anyway, I love it and will recommend it." —Maria S.

    Check out our full review of the Quip here.

    Get it from Quip for $25+ (available in eight colors and a variety of subscription plans).

    12. A wireless remote kit that'll save you time and much frustration come the holidays when you're fumbling around trying to figure out where the other end of your string lights went.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely love these! In my apartment I strung Christmas lights around the top of my bedroom and then did the same in my living room and kitchen. It makes my apartment so much cozier and bright without even having to turn on the overhead. I hated having to plug and unplug them though. When I found out about these, it made life so much easier. I could easily turn the living room ones on as the sunset to brighten up my room, and then if I moved to the kitchen my lights could come on or into my bedroom. And I could shut them off from the other room too. The controller does not have to be directly aimed at the receiver or unblocked. It works just fine from anywhere in my apartment even across doors." —Brianna Curtis

    Get it from Amazon for $16.34.

    13. A custom case for your luggage to help you spot your bag right away and let you head out on your next adventure in a snap.

    Firebox

    Get it from FireBox for $26.99+ (available in three sizes and two styles).

    14. An inexpensive item finder with four receivers you can stick to your phone, wallet, and keys to ensure you're never late for brunch because you were tearing apart your couch cushions looking for your latest lost thing.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I purchased this Key Finder and I liked it so much I got a second one after I gifted mine to my daughter (she always loses her keys and causes lots of problems with her husband). This vendor is the coolest ever and they will stand by their product, so rest assure that if you don't like it (can't imagine why) or if the product stops working this company has your back. This is a simple solution to find things, I have one on my remote, one in my wallet and my keys — three things I'm always looking for." —Blujaykat

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    15. A roll-on migraine stick to help nip your pain in the bud before it gets out of hand and ruins a perfectly good day.

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    I actually did buy this for my best friend when she was starting to get so stressed out about her daily migraines. It helped immensely!

    Promising review: "I can't give this product enough stars! I have suffered from debilitating chronic migraines for years. Prescription medications, while effective, usually make me extremely tired and result in rebound headaches, so I rarely take them. This oil blend is especially great for the days when I have a migraine, but am unable to stay home and rest. This takes the edge off the pain enough that I am still able to go about my day and do everything I need to do. I also love the way it smells. I sometimes roll it on my wrists just to enjoy the energizing fragrance." —Lacey V

    Read our full review on the Migrastil Migraine Stick here.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    16. A bracelet fastener that'll assist you in all of your jewelry-clasping needs so you can say, "See, Mom, I DON'T need a boyfriend."

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    Promising review: "I was surprised at how well this works. I have a couple of bracelets that are strung on wire and they are stiffer than a chain bracelet, thus making it hard to catch the jump ring with the clasp. This solved that problem beautifully. Now I don't have to wait to wear them until someone is around who can work the clasp for me." —JB

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99+ (also available in a two pack and white or pink).

    17. Or a Zipuller gadget for those pesky dress zippers that are always seemingly impossible to reach when you're home alone and trying to get dressed. Not a moment to be wasted, friends!

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    Promising review: "For decades I've been going through contortions to zip up zippers at the back of my dresses or tops when my husband is not on hand to help me. But recently I bought a really cute, REALLY snug (at the rib cage) jacquard dress for an upcoming event that I will dress for alone at a hotel. When I first tried it on at the store, I had to ask another customer in the dressing room to zip me up and down...there was just no way I could contort enough to do it myself. But I wanted the dress. So when I got home, I went on Amazon to see what kind of zipper puller uppers were out there. I was hoping to spend $10-12, but after reading all the reviews I decided I had to have something that would not fail me. So I ordered the Zipuller because it had the best reviews and looked the sturdiest. It has worked every time I have used it. Even on that really snug dress. The zipper tab didn't come out of the clasp when I was zipping past the hardest part. Yay! I'm sold and won't be without it from here on out when I know I will need help." —Southern Gal

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in three colors).

    18. An NYX Professional Makeup setting spray you can rely on to keep your carefully applied eyeshadow, concealer, and lipstick on all day and make time consuming touch-ups a thing of the past.

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    Promising review: "INCREDIBLE!!!!! I swear this has changed my life. It makes my makeup last all day....literally 12+ hours. It has even kept my makeup on and smudge proof through a 2 hour nap!!! I'm so incredibly impressed. I have very oily skin and the "dewy" finish has not made me look or feel greasy. I seriously love this stuff sooo much!!!!" —JaNaeSyx

    Get it from Amazon for $6.89.

    19. A collapsible Stojo cup that'll let you bring your fave hot beverage on-the-go then simply squish it down and pop it into your bag without a worry it won't be able to fit. No need to stop at Starbs today!

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    I have one of these cool cups and have been really impressed with it. I recently used it early one morning when I was craving a cup of hot tea but had to run some errands. It pops open really easily, feels very durable, and keeps my drink hot.

    Promising review: "Love this cup. I was originally turned off to it due to the size of the top section, however it's not as big as it looks online and it's the perfect size. It will fit most purses but not likely women's pant pockets. After filling it with water I shook the cup and there was no leaking. Even after I finished my latte and collapsed the cup there was no residue leakage at all. The cup didn't get excessively hot either. The cup also had mL markers on the inside which is wonderful. I highly recommend this product!" —HR

    Get it from Amazon for $15+ (available in seven colors).

    20. A portable blender so you'll be able to indulge in your delicious morning smoothie without wasting a single second of your day. Win-win!

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    Promising review: "I love this portable blender! I work in a fast-paced medical office and I use this for my shakes in the morning at my desk and in the afternoon at lunch. Easy to clean. I only charge it once every 4 or 5 days. It blends really well although when using powder it can be a bit tricky but the ice helps that. I am very satisfied with my purchase." —Monique M.

    Get it from Amazon for $36.99+ (available in three colors).

    21. Or a pre-made smoothie plan that'll let you cut out all the prep work from your preferred breakfast. What will you do with all that extra time???

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    If one of your life goals is to live your life to the fullest, that should include eating breakfast! I know you'd probably rather skip it and just get the day started, but Daily Harvest will make it super easy for you to do BOTH! Once you sign up for a plan you'll be able to choose your preferred flavors and check out. They'll even be delivered to your door! Then all you'll have to do is add liquid, blend, and go!

    Get it from Daily Harvest for $6.99+ a cup (available in multiple plans).

    22. Or a BuzzFeed Tasty daily box calendar you can leave on your kitchen counter and tear a sheet away to reveal cooking inspiration every day since, IMO, the hardest decision any of us have to make on a daily basis is what to eat for dinner.

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    Get it from Amazon for $11.03.

    23. Velvet hangers that'll transform your closet from one that says "hot mess" to "oh yes," and make it easier when selecting your outfit for the day.

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    Promising review: "Love how little space these take up. My closet is pretty small so getting these types of hangers was a must. Clothes don’t slip from the hangers which is nice because with the plastic ones, my tank tops and dresses would always fall off. You can even hang pants too. " —Amazonian

    Check out our deep dive on the AmazonBasics Velvet Suit Hangers here!

    Get them from Amazon for $15+ (available in packs of 30, 50, or 100 and three colors)

    24. A Two Minute Mornings journal complete with gratitude prompts you can use to start the day off on a positive note but not take up *too* much of your time.

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    Promising review: "I am a grad student in a very strenuous program and I like staying busy that way. But on breaks, when I have too much time, I sink into nothingness. I didn't expect this book to do much, especially since I thought 'mindfulness' was some BS. Even if it's the same prompts every day, it's what you make out of the book. I like mentally checking off the three small accomplishments I held myself accountable for in ink, somehow the book is better than my Post-it note to-do lists. And the main reason for the five stars, it helps with my depression." —KellBell

    Get it from Amazon for $15.26.

    25. A Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer & Volumizer Hot Air Brush to remove any unnecessary stress from your morning routine and have you out your door looking as fabulous as ever in mere minutes.

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    This brush was all my mom requested for Mother's Day this year, so props to her for being ahead of the influencers who have all been talking about this item non-stop! It's becoming a must-have for anyone who loves a blowout but doesn't have the patience to go get one or lacks the skills to get it done nicely themselves — seriously it has over 10.8K five-star reviews on Amazon!

    Promising review: "I'm honestly in awe after using this styler. I don't find it heavy at all. It's so much easier for me to just brush my hair dry using one hand. The brush grabs all my hair (and it's fine and thin) putting enough tension without once snagging or having my hair get tangled up or caught. It must be the oval shape of the brush that adds the volume I couldn't achieve before this." —Forever Geralyn

    Get it from Amazon for $27+ (available in four styles).

    26. A colorful planner that'll help keep your many, many social plans in check or, uh, just to remind you to call your mom on Wednesday.

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    Promising review: "I ordered this planner because it had everything I required of my weekly planner: Month at a glance; week at a glance; section at the end of each month for notes; mission board and even a straight edge ruler was included! The binding is very sturdy, like a hardcover book and not flimsy like many other planners being sold. There's also a section with pockets to hold my stickers. After many years of using Outlook, CRM, etc., sometimes it's just nice to go back to what has always worked well since the beginning of time! Why complicate things right? I also believe it's much better to write instead of type when it comes to goals and tasks. It helps our brains work better in the long run." —Pershing140

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in two styles).

    27. An inexpensive cold brew maker you can use to ensure your iced coffee is ready to go the same time you are.

    Maitland Quitmeyer / BuzzFeed

    Thanks to this amazing iced cold brew maker from Takeya, they can easily sip on their favorite drink without breaking the bank. Almost 2.5K hyped-up Amazon reviewers gave this gadget five stars — so you know it's gotta be good.

    Check out our full review of the Tayeka cold brew maker here!

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    28. Glossier's Cloud Paint that'll add a touch of color to your cheeks with a quick swipe of lotion-like formula. Achieve your makeup goals without stressing over the time — it'll literally take two seconds!

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    My colleague Sarah Han (as well as MANY other colleagues) is a big fan of this product. This is what she had to say:

    "I wasn't a Blush Person until I met Cloud Paint. Any other attempts at wearing blush always looked super unnatural and accented redness on my face that would, as you might guess, populate in the cheek areas. It was always too much or too little, no in between — little did I know I needed to say goodbye to powder blushes and let ~gel-cream~ blush into my life. The gel-cream formula just blends so seamlessly / like no other blush I've ever used, and it's a piece of cake to use. It doesn't make pores look more apparent and just gliiiiides over your skin for a dewy-looking flush. And if I have too many glasses of wine, I can blame any flush on the blush."

    Get it from Glossier for $18 (available in six shades).

    29. A portable elliptical you can use in literally any room of your house — seriously you can sit on your toilet and exercise at the same time. A+ multitasking.

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    Despite its size, this lil' elliptical gets the job done! You can use it standing or place it under your desk to assure you get your workout in even if you're hanging out at home.

    Promising review: "I'm in love with this! I work from home and one of my 'desks' is set up on a kitchen island. It's the perfect height for me to use standing up. I use this or my stepper every day as I work. I have noticed that I have trimmed down my shape over the months so I'm happy. I get to multi-task by working out and working. You develop balance easily and it's lots of fun." —WFT

    Get it from Amazon for $89.99.

    30. A winged eyeliner stamp to help you nail that chic liquid eyeliner look without having to remove the uneven line you drew yourself 10x.

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    Promising review: "Let me start by saying this isn't my first cat eye rodeo. I've tried the taping method, normal liquid liner, plastic winged stamping devices, stencils, all of it! Well, this gem arrived and I immediately had to try it out, all while laughing at how terrible this would probably turn out...but to my surprise I put the left cat eye on first and it was perfect. I thought this was a fluke and did the right eye...again, it came out clean and perfect! I HAVE NEVER IN MY LIFE BEEN ABLE TO DO A CAT EYE IN UNDER 10 MINUTES, LET ALONE THE TWO MINUTES THIS TOOK TO DO! There were no sloppy streaks that I had to touch up or anything you would expect. Just a clean crisp line. I can now do a cat eye EVERY day and look/feel like a badass. Everyone can think I spend hours doing my makeup in the morning." —LadyMeow

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $13.97

    31. A Citizen wall clock with compatibility to an Echo device that'll let "Alexa" set timers for you — a must-have for keeping you on a schedule.

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    I recently got this clock and love the look of it! My husband is very particular about our clock and he agrees that it looks great up on our wall. I haven't tested out the more advanced functions yet, but can't wait!

    Promising review: "There are multiple things I love about this clock. I love the look of it. It's simple and modern looking and matches the finishes in our kitchen. It's a great size, easy enough to see, but doesn't take up a ton of wall space. I also love that this clock pairs with our Alexa. This is so cool. You can set multiple timers and the clock lights up and shows you how much time is left on each. You can also receive notifications from Alexa, and the time itself is paired with Alexa so it's always correct. The clock was very simple to set up. It takes four C batteries and you can choose to keep the clock on manual mode or smart mode. If you choose smart mode you simple ask Alexa to 'set up your gadget' and in about five minutes the time is set perfectly and a blue light indicates the clock has successfully paired. Neat clock. Would definitely recommend. Great to own or give as a gift. Fun addition to our smart devices around the house and kitchen and hopefully I will burn less bread or dishes." —Dora Explorer

    Get it from Amazon for $79.97.

    32. Ouai wave spray from Jen Atkin you can quickly spritz all over your hair post-shower for an easy-to-achieve, frizz-free beachy look. Prepare to get an hour back of your life you'd usually spend carefully curling your locks!

    Sephora

    I have naturally wavy (but frizzy) hair and after trying many products this is where I've happily landed. Ouai is the first brand I recommend to my fellow wavy-haired ladies. It's light, doesn't leave your locks feeling crunchy, doesn't have an overpowering smell, and keeps hair looking fresh. My only complaint is it doesn't come in a massive-sized bottle!

    Get it from Sephora for $26+ (available in two sizes).

    33. A bedside shelf organizer that'll hold your iPad, phone, charger, and remotes so you'll never have to remove all of your covers in a panic trying to find your seemingly lost gadget...again.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This shelf is very compact and a decent replacement for a nightstand, especially if you wear glasses and share your bed with a partner and there isn't a place for a second nightstand. Top shelf is perfect for glasses. The bottom shelf works well for remotes — and you can leave your phone in it to charge/disable your morning alarm without climbing over your partner" —Andrey

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    34. A Winky Lux flower balm you'll find simply magical as it goes on clear then blossoms into the perfect shade of pink as it combines with your natural pH-level so you can apply it on-the-go.

    Winky Lux

    My sister and I have this fun lil' lip balm and we love it! The flower inside is as pretty as the shade of pink it creates. I like minimal makeup so this product has been a slam dunk for me.

    Promising review: "The flower balm is my absolute favorite product from Winky Lux! It creates the perfect tinted lip and keeps them moisturized!" —Katie B.

    Get it from Winky Lux for $16 (available in five flower colors).

    35. Bissel Stomp 'N' Go Pet Stain Lifting Pads for when your precious puppy gets a little *too* excited all over your carpet when you return home from work but you have plans and therefore not enough time to fully clean it up until later.

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    Promising review: "After your pet has an accident, all you need to do is open up the packet, place the pad on the accident spot, and then step on the pad to release the magic formula. Leave it there for at least a half an hour or up to 24 hours. Why the discrepancy, you might be asking? Because these pads work on DRIED STAINS. Holla!!!! My puppy has been driving me bonkers with accidents in the house, but I don't sweat it anymore thanks to these pads. They are seriously miracle workers and I will always have a supply of them in my house going forward." —Lisa Koivu

    Get a pack of 20 from Amazon for $24.99.

    36. Nintendo's Ring Fit Adventure game that'll combine the fun of exploring a fantasy world and battling enemies with an action-packed workout you can do without leaving your house. No more time spent driving back and forth just to get your sweat on.

    Amazon

    I've been using this game as a way to supplement my trips to the gym. This may seem like a childish adventure from Nintendo, but JEEZ within moments I'm sweating my butt off. To play, you'll place a JoyCon into both the ring con and a leg strap so your movements are monitored. To move through each level you have to physically run in place and each time you "battle" an enemy you have to do 15 reps of an exercise of your choosing. For example, each time I complete a squat the enemy receives a "kick." It's so fun I don't realize I'm working out until the game reminds me to take a break and have some water. It even monitors your heart rate for you. It's more intense than you'd expect!

    Note: you'll need a Nintendo Switch to play this intense (but fun!) game.

    Get it from Amazon for $79.99.

    37. Or exercise cards, so your workout will always already be laid out and waiting for you. Procrastination? I don't know her.

    Amazon

    I always try to map out my exercise plan before I hit the gym, otherwise I'll idle around and wander aimlessly from machine to machine. I'm even more likely to waste precious time trying to find a routine to follow when I'm at home. These cards will solve your workout-planning woes immediately!

    Promising review: "These cards are *amazing.* I love that I can schedule my workout week sensibly and safely — I really appreciate the tips on the backs of the cards! The calorie burn is accurate, if not a bit conservative. Lifting heavier will burn more, but the suggested burn is near perfect for lighter lift days. The HIIT and Core cards are such a nice bonus, too! My favorite part of this item is that I can do my workout at my pace without any annoying outdated music or chatting from a trainer, like you'd find on a DVD. I get burned out easily from repetition (as in, the same dry jokes or WOO! in a DVD), and have bagged MANY workout programs, but these cards are perfect for keeping me excited about my fitness!" —Lori McCarthy

    Get it from Amazon for $19.97.

    38. And a self-cleaning litter box that'll automatically remove waste, a purr-fect way for you to spend more time snuggling your cat instead of cleaning up after them.

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    Promising review: "I waited a solid three months before posting this review so I could get a good feel for this product. I considered buying this for a very long time and now I wish I would have done it sooner! I'm sure all cats and households are different, but this has been a lifesaver for me. I used to be able to smell the cat litter throughout the whole upstairs and there was clay litter dust ALL over the room it was in. Now, there is zero smell, zero mess and I barely have to do any work to upkeep it." —Brooke

    Get it from Amazon for $139.95 (available in three colors).

    Looking for more great Amazon finds? Check out some of our favorite cheap things to buy on Amazon, some of the weirdest things on Amazon you might actually want, or read through all the rest of our incredible Amazon product recommendations.

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