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    40 Things For Your WFH Space You'll Use At Least Once A Day

    Alexa, play "Work From Home" by Fifth Harmony.

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    1. A PhoneSoap sanitizer because after the last two years, we have definitely become very aware of germs and our phone is one of the biggest culprits. Flashback to me reaching for Cheetos and touching my phone screen with my grubby fingers. Ugh.


    Yes, the photo on the right IS from a reviewer who tested the bacteria levels on their daughter's and husband's phones before and after use. GROSS.

    Promising review: "I work in a large dental clinic with 50+ docs and even more assistants. Anyone who knows about dentistry knows that there are a lot of aerosols given out during almost every procedure. Since we don't have a radio in the operatories, I've had to use my phone for music. Before phone soap I had to wipe my phone down every time with Cavicide wipes...not the best for your phone. Enter PhoneSoap! I'm able to sanitize my phone without destroying it with Cavicide! We've even tested and swabbed the phone for cultures before and after...this sucker works! Hands down, great investment. I'll be buying another one for the home because this one is staying in my office." —James

    Get it from Amazon for $72.99+ (available in six colors).

    2. A ChomChom roller to gather up the pet hair that's accumulated on your chair from your fur baby making it their bed when you got up to use the bathroom. It also has a little compartment that stores the fur for easy cleaning!

    Promising review: "I have had many different pet hair rollers and this beats everything hands down. The compartment that traps the hair is genius. With many pet hair removal tools the hair sort of flies in the air a little, you have handfuls, or have to clean the brush on something...this baby traps the fur in a little compartment that is easy to empty. I sent links to this product to lots of my friends who are owned by cats and told them it will be life-changing." —DLB

    Get it from Amazon for $24.95.

    3. A posture corrector designed to help put your back in the proper alignment, relieving pain and helping you gain stability in your spine. With time and practice, it develops your back's muscle memory. Soon you'll be feeling tons of relief from sitting at your desk all day. It's also discreet enough to wear under your shirt.

    A customer review before and after photo of them wearing the posture corrector

    Begin using the posture corrector for just 20–30 minutes a day before you start to increase to one to two hours daily.

    Promising review: "We got this since we’re both working from home full-time during the pandemic and it’s clearly having a negative impact on our posture that our home office is now extended to the deck and our sofa! This thing is about as comfortable as it can be for what it’s doing, we wear it for about an hour a day each and it has absolutely improved back pain and posture. It came with extra Velcro pieces to extend for those with larger shoulders, which is a nice touch. This is a good, quick investment for those of us who have a hard time buying a $300+ ergonomic chair for a home office!" —emthehuman

    Get it from Amazon for $13.13.

    4. Dry-erase sticky notes, because I can't be the only one who has had 900 Post-it Notes everywhere with dated notes on them. In comes the reusable dry-erase stickers! When you're done, just wipe them clean! They also stick to basically *any* surface. I have these. Can confirm., M.C. Squares / Via

    Promising review: "Love the reuse factor, ease of use, durability, and size (cut a couple of 5 3/4" x 5 3/4" into fourths for smaller notes). I washed them off when they lost a bit of their stickiness and they continue to attach really well to walls, computer screens, cellphones, mirrors, doors, the fridge, car dash, wherever I used to put paper stickies. M.C. Squares stickies actually stick better than paper stickies on some surfaces! I also use them at the school where I work to leave notes for teachers and students on desks, laptops, doors, etc." —KJP

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in four sizes).

    5. A Birthdate Candle to add a bit of ambience to your WFH space while paying homage to the best day of the year: my birthday. OK, fine. *Your* birthday.

    A hand-poured white candle in a jar with a label that says "March Sixteenth"
    Birthdate Candles

    The candles are an all-natural blend of soy, coconut, and apricot wax and custom natural fragrance oils. The jar is a recyclable premium glass jar with a 100% cotton wick. Each candle burns for about 60–80 hours.

    Birthdate Candles is a small business that sells candles based on specific days of the year *and* also zodiac ones, each one having its own unique scent!

    Promising review: "I got this and the book for my bestie for her birthday and it came together in the cutest packaging! The candle smells so good and looks so pretty I can't wait for her to receive it!" —Natalie M.

    Get it from Birthdate Candles for $38.

    6. Or a nostalgic cereal candle that'll provide you all the ~feels~ every time you look at it in between work meetings. Warning: it may make you want to eat cereal for lunch.

    Three glass bowls with wax that looks like milk and cereal
    Ardent Candle / Via

    Ardent Candle is a Black-owned small business based in Norfolk, Virginia, that sells soy wax candles in a unique, nostalgic style and in traditional jars. 

    Promising review: "This smells so good I want to eat it! I have only lit it a few times because I want it to last as long as possible lol. When I have friends come over they do a double-take because it looks so much like a real bowl of cereal." —Amber V.

    Get it from Ardent Candle for $40.

    7. A rose-gold rechargeable electric lighter so you can easily light your new candles without having to deal with wasteful matches that create too much smoke.

    Emma Lord/BuzzFeed

    This one is not only *so* pretty, but it's completely flameless. Also, it has a long stem so you can feel safe lighting even the last bit of candle wax remaining in the jar.

    BuzzFeed editor Emma Lord has a full review of the Leejie electric lighter for more deets!

    Promising review: "Works like a charm. I knew immediately that I needed it. I love candles and this is so much better than a match or lighter. It’s kept a charge for months. I use it several times a month." —dwhite3012

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in six colors).

    8. Noise-reducing earplugs that'll block background noise juuust enough so you can concentrate on work without that eerie "sound" you get from noise-cancelling headphones. You know the one. This is also perfect if you're sensitive to sounds!

    Reviewer holding the ear plugs

    I live on a very busy street and with my sensory issues, the sounds of trucks and motorcycles are too much during the day. I wear these all the time and they muffle those loud, distracting noises but still allow me to watch TV!

    Promising review: "These are hands down the BEST earplugs I have ever purchased. They a discreet (not hot pink), easy to insert and remove, easy to clean, and most important they are comfortable. They come with three different sized tips to attach. This works perfect for me, as one ear requires a smaller size than the other. They fit a bit like earbuds but are much more comfortable. I can wear them for hours and they don't hurt my ears at all. They block out just the right amount of background noise, but I can still hear well enough to not be startled by someone walking up beside me who I didn't first see. I am so thankful for these earplugs, they have given me the freedom to be in public places without feeling overwhelmed by everyday sounds." —Ann G.

    Get it from Amazon for $23.98.

    9. An acrylic bed tray that will not only help you not slump in bed while you work from home, but will look incredibly stylish and chic every time you use it.

    Model is sitting on a bed with a clear acrylic laptop table and a laptop on top of it

    Promising review: "LOVE this acryllic desk!!! My style is Pottery Barn meets Industrial Farmhouse. I enrolled in college at an older age, and I needed something when I work in bed and work on the sofa. This little desk looks great!!! I can leave it out and it just adds to the decor. I know its a little pricey, I looked at it for about a week before I bought it. I'm so glad I did!!! Highly recommend!!" —Denise

    Get it from Amazon for $82.99.

    10. A mug warmer that'll keep your morning coffee warm for literally the entire day, but definitely in time for that 2:30 feeling.

    A temperature changing mug on top of a mug warmer, showing that the coffee inside is warm based on the color change

    This bad boy will heat up your drink up to 131 degrees F! Also, you don't have to worry about accidental spills, because it's covered with thermal conductive glass.

    Promising review: "This little thing is quality in its build, appealing to keep in sight all day, and most importantly it keeps your coffee LITERALLY as hot as when you made it. When the coffee gets low, it's often /hotter/ than when I made it. Before this product, I had no idea what a "gravity switch" was. It just means that it activates when you set your mug on it and turns off when you remove the weight. Super convenient and works like a charm. I absolutely love this thing, and with a mug with a lid I've been able to go to meetings with hot coffee, return to my desk an hour later with warm coffee, and have hot coffee again in five minutes." —Nick Monreal

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in nine colors).

    11. A button-down robe so you can enjoy the comforts of working from home you love so much while *also* looking put together for Zoom meetings.

    Model is wearing a black robe where the top half looks like a button-down shirt and the bottom looks like a regular robe
    My Work Robe

    I got the button-down robe in white and it's honestly so fun to wear. Not only is it super comfortable, but it lets me look like I'm *not* wearing pajamas while working. I will say it doesn't look like a form-fitting button-down, but more like a chic oversized blouse. It's so cute!

    My Work Robe is a woman-owned small business based in Miami.

    Get it from My Work Robe for $89 (available in sizes S–XL and two colors).

    12. An essential-oil diffuser to create a soothing environment that'll calm the mind from those never ending email notifications. It *also* functions as a humidifier — perfect for the upcoming dry winter months.

    Reviewer photo grid of the diffuser in different colors

    It has two misting modes, continuous and intermittent, which will mist and pause for 30 seconds. It also has eight colors you can change it to to match your current mood or ambience. The best part? It will automatically shut off when it's out of water so you can sleep soundly knowing it won't break or cause any safety issues.

    Don't forget to buy some essential oils so you can make your home smell nice!

    Promising review: "This diffuser is amazing. Easy to control color/water output, small and compact, easy to clean, and outright beautiful. It's great for my apartment; I can finally cover up the totally-not-pot smell that the previous tenant so graciously left me. It's also great for setting up a romantic environment when the significant other comes over. Just a heads-up — if you have a dog, try not to diffuse tea tree oil, or do it in a place where the dog doesn't go. It's bad for their nervous system. I think it's the same with cats as well, but I'm not sure." —Amazon customer

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

    13. A foot Shiatsu massager so you can relax those tired feet *while* working. Why? Because you're a multi-tasker and need some fresh feet for your after-work Zumba class.

    A diagram showing a foot inside the massager and lists what it does, like squeezing, kneading, rolling, and pressing

    This massager is equipped with a rotating ball, rolling stick, a heat function, and offers a deep-kneading Shiatsu massage. It has three kneading and three squeezing intensities to choose from, so you can find something that works for your pain and sensitivities. Also, it can accommodate up to a men's size 12 foot.

    Promising review: "I suffer from plantar fasciitis in my right foot and am 10 months out from a broken left foot that rolled and caused extensive soft tissue damage. My feet were hurting 24/7 and I could hardly walk on them. I ordered the foot massager and have used it for a total of three to four hours per day for the last five days and my feet are better than they have been since before I broke my left foot!!" —L

    Get it from Amazon for $139.99 (available in two colors).

    14. A fleece blanket to keep you cozy and warm at your desk and even on those especially gloomy days when you bring your laptop to the couch to watch heart-warming Hallmark movies while you answer emails and prepare spreadsheets.

    Reviewer photo of the white fluffy fleece blanket draped on a dark grey chair

    Promising review: "Love this blanket so much that I’m planning to order several more as Christmas gifts!! It is SO soft, great quality, and goes perfect with my decor. It has the feel of a much more expensive blanket." —Amazon customer

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available in two sizes and nine colors).

    15. Or a weighted blanket because work can sometimes be stressful and nerve-wracking. As someone who suffers from anxiety, my blanket almost immediately calms me down enough to stop panicking, allowing me to focus on my breathing.

    Model is laying under a dark grey weighted blanket on a bed
    Layla Sleep

    Unlike most weighted blankets, one side of this one is made with a plush, mink-like fur, and the other is made of 100% cotton! Deep touch pressure is scientifically proven to help release serotonin in your system, which has a calming effect and is basically what your body uses to feel better (and calm down!).

    Promising review: "I bought this blanket because I have anxiety, depression, and insomnia. I have never felt so calm or relaxed before. It has improved my sleep quite a bit. I am very happy with my purchase and love that it is well-made and fully machine-washable!" —Stephanie

    Get a 15-pound blanket from Layla Sleep for $109 (originally $169, available in 20 and 25 pounds).

    16. A set of cable clips that'll finally detangle that clump of cables that no matter how much time you spend unraveling it, can't seem to stay apart. Plus, you'll look super organized and put together, two things no one can ever call me, even with these.

    product photo different uses for the cable clips

    Promising review: "I love these cable clips and would highly recommend them to anyone looking for an easy way to organize cables! It sounds cheesy but they have made my life so much easier. I have one attached to the back of my bedside table in my bedroom and two on my desk at work. It makes my desk look neat and organized and is also extremely functional. I don’t have to worry about cords getting in the way or putting something like a coaster on top of them to keep them from falling behind furniture anymore. The price point is incredibly cheap for such a quality product and the amount that you get! I’m very happy with my purchase and would definitely buy more if I found more places in my home or office that I could use them!" —Kayla Carroll

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $6.96.

    17. A WFH sign you can put on your home office door to keep any house members out of your hair for the most productive day you've had in a long time. It's cute, it's cheeky, and, most importantly, it's effective. Visitors can *always* bring me snacks.

    The door hangers that say
    Door Hangers by MOE / Etsy

    You can stick to the standard text or personalize it to really make it work for your home. 

    Door Hangers by MOE is a small business based in New York that sells, you guessed it, door hangers!

    Promising review: "The perfect addition to remote working during the COVID pandemic. I was also very touched that the seller was able to create an image that was more inclusive to my family's diversity. FIVE STARS!" —Brennan Rhodes

    Get it from Door Hangers by MOE on Etsy for $25+ (available in eight styles and two texts).

    18. A mini Crock-Pot that will keep your lunch warm all day long, without having to get up and make something, which honestly can be *so* cumbersome some days — especially when I'm in the *zone* at work.

    It can hold up to 20 ounces and has a dishwasher-safe removable container and a spill-proof lid.

    Promising review: "Love this food warmer. I use it for lunch and dinner at work every day. I meal prep by freezing big batches of food in small freezer bags and place them inside of coffee mugs so the food is in a shape that will fit in the Crock-Pot. I let the food cook from frozen for about two hours and it comes out perfectly." —Karen w.

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

    19. An adjustable wobble stool so you can replace your office chair and rock around while sitting (perfect for my fidgety movements, honestly) You can even adjust it to a near-standing angle — the possibilities seem endless *and* you'll be more focused at work!

    The Grommet, Mallory Mower / BuzzFeed

    Uncaged Ergonomics is a small business that specializes in, well you guesses it, ergonomic desks and chairs to make your workday more comfortable *and* more productive.

    BuzzFeed writer Mallory Mower says: "This chair is SO GREAT. I got it after worrying about how often I was slouching during work. The adjustments make it easy to use while sitting or mostly standing (I use both daily) and it really does keep my posture in check. The best benefit for me has been the increased focus — the movement is great when spending so much time at my desk."

    Promising review: "Simple. I stand or sit on command, which helps my back. Thanks to this chair, I've even increased sales. How, you ask? Before I had this I would walk away and not get work done; now I alternate positions and get lots more done. TA-DA!" —Louis

    Get it from Uncaged Ergonomics on The Grommet for $99.95 (available in two colors).

    20. A desktop vacuum cleaner because we spend at least eight hours at our desk working (and snacking), which means crumbs happen. This mini vacuum will suck up all the crud, keeping the work station clean and ready to be used. Long story short, yes, you can go back to eating your Nature Valley bars with confidence.

    A reviewer before and after photo of a desk with cat fur and then without it

    Add two AA batteries for a cord-free experience! BTW, batteries will last 90 minutes, but you can always just plug the vacuum in and use it like that.

    Promising review: "Holy geez where was this all my life? This is the perfect crumb catcher/sweeper for your table. Have little ones who leave toast crumbs everywhere? Or a husband who drops little bits of stuff? This will vacuum it all up and voilà, clean table! It’s a nice compact size and can pick up sizable crumbs easily. I’m gifting these for Xmas!" —Kestrel

    Get it from Amazon for $11.98 (available in two colors and five styles).

    21. A multi-plug outlet for when you only have one measly outlet in your little office corner, but have a ton of electronics you use.

    Reviewer photo of the multi-plug outlet with a couple of plugs in it

    Promising review: "I was constantly having to unplug something in my kitchen to make room for charging my iPhone or watch or using the slow cooker or any of the other half-dozen things I wanted to use at the most convenient spot in the house...the kitchen counter. My 140-year-old house has a distinct shortage of outlets in the kitchen, so this product looked like a good option. It exceeded my expectations and has made my electronic life much simpler. Features that I love other than the excellent number of outlet options it gives are that it screws into place (so it doesn’t pull out of the outlet when you try to unplug something), the versatility of having the USB ports, and the light feature that I appreciate a stupid amount. Yeah, the light switch is right next to it on the wall, but who wants to flip on a light just to plug something in? So basically the price was great, it arrived quickly, and it looks nice. I have a cordless phone plugged in, plus an Echo Show, my Apple Watch charger, my iPad, and an iPhone plugged in with outlets to spare. I’ll run out of counter space before I run out of outlets." —HappyCarnivore

    Get it from Amazon for $19.97.

    22. A surprisingly effective essential-oil stick infused with peppermint, spearmint, and lavender to ease those pesky migraine and tension headaches you get during the workday or because your cat won't stop meowing for treats. Oh, just me?

    A BuzzFeeder holding the lipstick-sized headache stick
    Katy Herman / BuzzFeed

    Read our review of the Migrastil headache relief stick!

    Promising review: "I have had tension and migraine headaches for around 20 years. I have tried everything. OTC medication, prescription medication, pain injections, chiropractor etc... This topical oil has given me relief for nearly six weeks now. I have only had two to three headaches in that time, and they were mild. I ordered more already so I have some in my car and at home, and I bought some for two of my friends who suffer from chronic migraines. I would recommend this product to anyone with migraines. It is phenomenal." —Mary D.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    23. A comfy memory foam chair cushion because sometimes work is just waaay too long and we deserve some extra cushion for the tush.,

    Promising review: "Works great and helps to relieve some pressure from sitting. This is a great memory foam cushion for office chairs or your couch. You really can feel the difference. This is thick, and feels like it will last for a really long time. I've been using mine for a couple of weeks and already feel a little better. The cover is removable for washing, and the stitching is done really well. I recommend this to anyone who has to sit for more than a few hours." —phillygrl

    Get it from Amazon for $34.95 (available in two colors).

    24. A foot warmer because even during the hottest days, your feet are icicles and I completely relate. Best part? It doubles as a massager! Well, now you've got 🎶 the beeest of both worlds 🎶.

    Person with their feet inside a foot warmer

    BTW, the top part is removable, meaning you can also use this for your back or any other part of your body that needs a massage, like your calves!

    Promising review: "Hallelujah!!!! This thing feels amazing. Why spend $100+ for a machine that will do the same thing? I just got it today and have already used it on feet and back. Let me also mention how it was same day delivery!!! I want to order five more just so I can always have one." —K. Wilson

    Get it from Amazon for $49.96 (available in two colors).

    25. A USB-C multiport adapter because having a laptop is convenient until you need some extra ports for work that it doesn't come with. Just plug it into your laptop's USB-C port and you'll have so much more room for activities!

    The adapter with multiple things plugged into it

    This adapter has ports for USB, SD, and Micro SD, and HDMI. Each of the three USB port have 5Gbps transfer speed, the HDMI streams in 4K or 1080p, and there is a capacity of up to 2TB for the SD cards.

    Promising review: "This USB C Hub comes with a great quality for a great price. Definitely worth my money. It is light weighted and small size, so it is easy for traveling. With this hub, I can connect my mouse and keyboard with my MacBook pro without having to buy expensive ones from Apple store. It even supports HDMI, which helps me connect my MacBook Pro with my screen and projector! I wish I can get this earlier. This hub is a pretty cool design! I would highly recommend this to people who need a hub like this and don't want to spend a lot of money." —Zhanpeng Wang

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

    26. An Echo Dot so Alexa can tell you what the weather will be like to plan the perfect outfit, play your favorite song while work, set alarms so you don't miss any meetings, and more — all without having to pick up your phone.


    This compact smart speaker can play music, answer questions, read the news, check the weather, set alarms, control compatible smarthome devices, and more.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love it! Bought to use as a radio/ambient-noise device as I fall asleep, but now realize the capabilities FAR exceeded what I initially purchased it for, so I also use it as an alarm clock, Bluetooth speaker for my iPad, personal assistant ('Alexa, add milk to my shopping list'), and Amazon Music speaker (which I never used until buying the Dot). The sound quality is really good, especially considering it’s small size and relatively 'budget-friendly' price. I definitely recommend to anyone, and if you’re a Prime member...WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR. Don’t even 'add to cart,' just click 'buy now' and watch your life get simpler." —Dave S

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    27. A rotating timer to try out the Pomodoro technique and see if this is the hidden key to finally making you productive at work. You basically work for 25 minutes, take a small break, repeat until you finish all of your work!

    Yi Yang / BuzzFeed

    The timer has options for 5-, 10-, 15-, 20-, and 30-minute blocks. Just rotate it to your preferred option and the display will begin its countdown. The timer also has four different volumes so you'll never miss it going off, but you can also choose silence as an option.

    Promising review: "I LOVE this timer!!! I am a school counselor with ADHD. I've tried a LOT of different timers to help me keep track of when to send passes, monitor time with students who tend to stay long to avoid class, and use the alarm to remind me to take a few minutes to eat lunch. It's fabulous to be able to just look at the time on the clock face, note that I need to leave for a meeting in 20 minutes, and bam! A quick turn of the clock and a timer goes off with enough time to grab my stuff and head out. I don't have to think about setting it like with most digital timers, and there's no annoying ticking like there is with a traditional kitchen timer. I loved my cyan one at work so much, that I bought a black one for home. It also came well packaged. Enough to protect it, but not so much as to cause me guilt as a consumer." —Laura M.

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99 (available in 30- and 60-minute configurations and six colors).

    28. A USB-powered desk fan because all of the electronics in your small office space create way too much heat and this bad boy will keep you from sweating through your clothes.

    Promising review: "The fan is perfect. It is small, so sits easily on your desktop. The noise is almost non-existent, so again it is perfect for an area where you are working. This little fan works really well, and creates quite a breeze for such a small fan. I travel overseas, so the fact that this is compact and portable – as well as USB-powered – is even more useful. Very happy with my purchase! There are several different speeds. Each time you push the button the speed changes. Sure do love this little fan!" —Angela L.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in two colors).

    29. A laptop cleaner that will instantly become your go-to favorite desk tool. The brush side will sweep away dust and crumbs from your keyboard, then you can turn it over to use the microfiber pad to swipe away grungy fingerprints from your screen.

    Model using brush to clean laptop keyboard
    Model using microfiber pad to clean laptop screen

    Promising review: "Excellent tool that has really made all the little annoyances of owning a newer MacBook with touchbar go away. The brush is great as clearing away dust, dirt, and debris from the keyboard and the screen cleaner really does take care of the finger prints on the screen with ease. I now have two, one for the office and one for my home office!" —PrimeBurntOrange

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    30. set of five desk organizers so chic, your desk space will be Instagram-ready at all times.

    Five gold desk organizers filled with supplies and placed on desk
    BluMonaco / Etsy

    BluMonaco is an Etsy shop that specializes in organization and decor.

    Promising review: "I moved into a new office space because of quarantine, and I needed something to help personalize the space, and these did the trick! Just what I needed to help me stay organized and bring some color into the space without being overbearing." —Brittany

    Get it from BluMonaco on Etsy for $45.

    31. A document clip you can attach to your laptop's screen so you don't have to do that dizzy "up and down" glance when you're trying to cross check your digital and physical notes.

    It holds up to 30 sheets of paper and can swing back and forth.

    Promising review: "This lightweight arm holds at least 20 pages without falling out. I use this to prioritize things I need to get done and it keeps me from losing paper in piles. I have neck issues because I am constantly looking down and this keeps my head up and makes data entry easier because it's right next to the screen. It also pivots so I can adjust the angle." —Life Is Short

    Get it from Amazon for $10.91.

    32. A pair of blue-light-blocking glasses that will give your eyes a much-needed break from the strain that is staring at a computer screen (and phone!) all day.

    Reviewer wearing clear frames
    Reviewer wearing pink frames

    Promising review: "I used to work from home on occasion before the pandemic, but now that it is a regular thing that I work from home, I really find these so useful. I am always at my desk and constantly looking at three different monitors and, of course, there's also my iPhone and iPad and TV here and there in between. It's a lot. There was a time I stopped wearing these because the pair I got for my son broke and I gave him mine. I noticed I would get headaches. I bought another pair for myself and have not had a headache from the long hours of working from home in front of these monitors. Recommend!" —E

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in 14 colors and in multi-packs).

    33. A webcam cover to help ease the anxiety that your boss can definitely see you eating pizza even though you *definitely* turned off the video option for the meeting.

    Promising review: "I didn’t think I would love this product as much as I do, but it’s amazing! I previously used white tape, stickers, or small sticky notes to block the camera on my computer, monitor, and iPad, but they all left a sticky residue that was difficult to clean. These webcam covers are easy to install, look sleek, and function perfectly." —Diane L. Mucha

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $6.99 (also available in a pack of eight).

    34. A set of arm rest pads so your wrists stay comfortable while you respond to yet another email with the ol' "as per my previous email" jab we love to use. As someone who spends literally all day typing, we need the extra cushion, trust me.

    Wrist pads placed on both sides of Macbook touchpad

    Promising review: "I use these pads all the time. I'm sure it's not ergonomically correct for me to rest my wrists on my laptop while I type, but it's hard to kick bad habits... so if you're in the same boat with the same annoyingly sharp edges on your Mac, these puppies are the perfect solution. They significantly extend my comfortable writing window." —Samuel N.

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $12.98 (available in two sizes).

    35. A vibrant personalized stand so you can work *and* have your phone within view. To do more work, duh. Not at all to catch up on your favorite YouTube drama channel.

    Customized phone stand next to phone and laptop
    iPhone placed on customized phone stand
    Brant Point Prep / Etsy

    It's from Brant Point Prep — a customizable gift shop owned by a graphic artist based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

    Promising review: "Just like the picture! It has a nice glossy finish. Great holder at a nice price! I highly recommend." —Yasha

    Get the one on the left from Brant Point Prep on Etsy for $11.94+ (available in two sizes) and the one on the right for $11.94+.

    36. A personal heater to help you stay warm and toasty when you're stubbornly refusing to turn the heat on in the house because it's *too* early in the year.

    Reviewer photo of mini purple space heater placed on desk

    Promising review: "This little heater is perfect if you need a little extra warmth at your desk. It's practically silent, which is a huge plus for hiding heaters that are against company rules. So long as you keep it within a few feet, you'll get plenty of heat to take the chill off a cold office. It will not heat up your whole cube or office, so you won't hear complaints from those weirdos who are hot all the time. And so what? Who wants to share their precious heat with those jerks anyway? Since it's low wattage, there's less of a chance of blowing out a block of breakers in your crappily wired office building. Stay toasty, my friends!" —FancyFeet

    Get it from Amazon for $21.48.

    37. A personalized Disney Starbucks tumbler because it's been a long time since you've visited your happy place, so let's bring some of that magic everywhere you go, like while working from home.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, For The Love of Pixie Dust

    For The Love of Pixie Dust is a woman-owned small business based in New Jersey that sells a *ton* of Disney-inspired cups.

    Get it from For The Love of Pixie Dust for $21.

    38. Reusable silicone straws for guzzling down your favorite iced coffee with *sustainability* in mind. You know what makes these really cool though? Snap closures! This means you can open the straws in half to ensure you got all the gunk out! Just give 'em a good wipe down. No more "cleaning" brushes required.,

    Promising review: "I never thought I’d be writing a review for straws, but here we are. These are FANTASTIC. I try to be as eco-friendly as possible but was ready to give up. I’ve tried metal straws, but they are tough to clean and I don’t love metal against my teeth. I’ve tried other reusable plastic and silicone options but they don’t work for thicker drinks like smoothies. These actually address all of my issues. I’ve used them for thick smoothies, that I drink daily, and just for other everyday drinks like water. They couldn’t be easier to snap open and clean, dry, then easily snap back into shape to use again." —M. Alexandra

    Get them from Amazon for $6.66+ (available in five colors).

    39. A pair of Sony noise-cancelling headphones so you can focus on work without any annoying interruptions from your housemates. "What's that? You need me to take out the trash? Sorry, I can't hear you byeee."

    Reviewer is wearing dark blue headphones

    Promising review: "I got this to use as a work from home headphones and it has served me well. These have nice and soft ear pads that make it comfortable to wear for a long time. An adjustable headband always makes it fit just right. The plastic body makes it lighter than other headphones in the same range. Setup was very easy. The fact that it can also be paired with two devices was a plus. The only issue was that it can perform only one function on each device at a time. That is just me being picky because there is not much else to complain about. The stand out feature is the battery life. With noise cancellation, it can last for 35 hours and 45 hours without NC. That for me is a lot of music and movies and can last an entire week without needing a charge." —Eugene.adu

    Get it from Amazon for $178 (available in two colors). 

    40. And finally, a dry-erase calendar so you can keep track of everything going on at work, like projects and deadlines in a chic and stylish way. Say goodbye to the ugly white dry-erase boards!

    The acrylic calendar on a wall above a desk
    APK Home / Etsy

    APK Home is a small business based in Bellingham, Washington, that sells personalized home decor and wall calendars. 

    Get it from APK Home on Etsy for $34+ (available in four sizes and six colors). 

    You, smelling your new cereal candle every morning you light it.

    Paper Kite Productions

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