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    18 Things You May Want To Keep Within Arm's Reach Of Your Bed

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    1. A water bottle that won't leak and will keep your drink cold, so you don't need to turn on every light in the house to get a cold glass of water in the middle of the night or worry about it spilling all over your nice and warm bed.

    This water bottle comes in five sizes (14, 18, 22, 32, 64, and 84 oz) and is vacuum-insulated to keep your drink cold for hours.

    Promising review: "The bottle seems well made and really keeps water cold overnight. My nightstand and bed stay dry if the cat decides to knock over. The straw lid doesn’t leak and I find it easy to drink from." —Amazonia

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in 20 colors/patterns).

    2. A bedside caddy so you can keep all your sleepytime essentials organized and avoid the nightly "where is the darn remote?" fight with your boo.


    Promising review: "My nightstand was getting too cluttered and I couldn't stand it. This is a great solution! It fits two remotes, my glasses, a tablet stand, and my Kindle Paperwhite. The bottle holder is a great bonus. It seems pretty stuck between the mattress and box spring, so it won't move or fall down. Overall, I'm very pleased with this product!" —SarahJ

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in five colors).

    3. Or a bedside shelf if you don't have room for a nightstand and just throwing things on a table is more your style.


    It just attaches (without needing tools) with the included clamp!

    Promising review: "I love the BedShelfie. It has a quality design, weight, and feel. It fits onto the side of my bed exactly as stated and pictured, and it keeps my iPad, iPhone and remotes perfectly at my side. It is worth the price. I’ve seen similar items that were cheap and plastic but that is not this case with this brand/item." —Richard D Story

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99 (available in two sizes and three colors).

    4. A silk scrunchy to keep your gorgeous tresses out of your face *without* forming a crease while you're catching some ZZZ's.


    Promising review: "I wear these in my hair at night while I sleep and I love them. They’re smooth, don’t rip out my hair, and keep it in place while I sleep. Plus, they’re really cute. —StevenBrown

    Get a pack of five from Amazon for $9 (available in three colors).

    5. An aromatherapy mist made with lavender and chamomile for those restless nights when you find yourself tossing and turning. Just spray some of this magical potion on your pillow and you'll be off to dreamland in no time.


    Promising review: "A bedside keeper! I purchased this product in the hope that it would help my sleeping patterns by providing a more rapid and relaxed sleep. After using for a week or so now, it appears that it really does make a tangible difference for me. It is hard to quantify, but I just seem to drift off more easily and in less time." —Don Nicholson

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    6. A cute jewelry dish for when you're all cuddled up and realize you forgot to take your earrings off. With this by your side, you can effortlessly toss them in the dish and let the unicorn keep a close eye on them for you.


    Promising review: "I love this little jewelry holder for my nightstand. I take out my earrings every night and put them here. I sleep with ease knowing they won't fall off the nightstand." —ShannenOlan

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in four animals).

    7. A sound machine if the only way you can slumber is by drifting off to sounds of nature.


    You can pick from 28 non-looping sounds, including forest, lullaby, rain, summer night, 12 fan sounds and 12 white noises. There's a 15-, 30-, 60-, and 90-minute timer so it won't stay on all night once you've drifted off. It has a sleek design that won't take up too much room on your bedside table. The charging hardware is included.

    Promising review: "This has helped so much. I can't sleep in the quiet. This noise machine allows me nature sounds that are so soothing and help me shut off my mind. The speaker can go very loud, but I put it next to my bed so I only use about 20% of the volume. Very easy instructions, and great warranty." —Nick H.

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    8. A jar of Aquaphor so your nightly slumber is never disrupted by the discomfort of dry and cracked skin.

    Promising review: "A little goes a long way with this product, and I love it! I keep the jar at my beside and rub a small dab on my hands so it has all night to soak in. My hands are now crack free and soft, even through winter's frigid weather." —Mooselady

    Get it from Amazon for $12.87.

    9. An applebutter lip mask to nourish your pout as you're sleeping so you can wake up with luscious and moisturized lips.


    This is made with apple water and mint extract. The mint soothes and alleviates stressed lips, while a unique blend of nine oils high in vitamins A, C, and E locks in moisture.

    Promising review: "I have suffered from severely chapped lips for a long time. I have ten or more lip balms that I put through a rotation to try to keep my lips hydrated. I tried this product and loved it immediately. It is now part of my nighttime routine. I just scoop a tiny amount onto the spatula and spread it on my lips prior to bed. In the morning, I wake up with soft and hydrated lips that last all day. I will definitely re-order when needed, but that may be a while because a little goes a long way with this product." —Brianna

    Get it on Amazon for $15.

    10. A mini essential oil diffuser that won't take up much space on your night stand. It has an automatic shutoff feature so you can doze off to your favorite aromas.

    This works best with pure essential oils (not ones that are diluted) and has two mist modes. It doesn't come with 'em, but you can get an six pack on Amazon for $13.99.

    Promising review: "This is an excellent diffuser! So much that I ordered three. One for my bedside, one for my desk in my office and one for the car. All three work great and I am amazed at how the mist is more fine, like a fog and not mist which is nice. It also shoots straight up, and not just down towards the counter so you get a nice diffusion in the air." —Janet

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    11. A pair of reusable silicone ear plugs to block out the noise of your roommate blowdrying their hair at an hour that's wayyy past your bedtime., Amazon

    Promising review: "These guys are great because they completely block out noise! My boyfriend snores like nobody's business. It's not only loud, but it's super high-pitched. He likes to cuddle up to me in the middle of the night and snore right in my ear. With these, I can't hear him at all anymore! I did have to cut the ends off of these earplugs because I have really tiny ears (even finding earbuds that fits are a struggle), but once I cut the tip off they became comfy and perfect." —Amazon Customer

    Get a pair from Amazon for $9.98.

    12. A mini flashlight in case there's a power outage and you need a little help finding your way.


    Promising review: "All the flashlights came in perfect condition. I bought AmazonBasics AAA batteries to go with them. The two brightness modes are convenient. The light shines well and has good focus. I keep one in my night stand, in my truck and in my girlfriend's car. Definitely worth it for the price." —Shawn Sandifer

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $16.99.

    13. A contoured sleep mask, because Mr. Golden Sun somehow always finds a away to interrupt your beauty rest. How rude.


    Promising review: "Over the years, I have tried just about every make and style of sleep mask (including those insanely expensive, high-end memory-foam types). This is the best I've found. It's very lightweight and economical. Its ergonomic design accommodates all sleep-patterns. I'm a side-sleeper, and this is the only mask I've found that will not slip off. I love the contoured design because it keeps the mask from pressing directly on my eyelids. All in all, an excellent product that perfectly balances form and function." —KJK

    Get it from Amazon for $12.90.

    14. A wireless charging pad so you don't have to fuss with finding your cord. Throw your phone on the pad in a sleepy daze so you can have a fully charged phone the next morning.


    This is compatible with the iPhone XS MAX, XR, XS, X, 8, and 8 plus. Also compatible with Samsung Galaxy S9, S9 plus, Note 9, Note 8, S8, S8 plus, S7, S7 Edge, S6 Edge Plus, and Note 5.

    Promising review: "I bought this for my iPhone X. It’s a really good wireless charger. It charges the phone fast and it cuts off charging when it’s at 100%. I love how the bottom of this has little grips so it doesn’t slide around on my night stand. When you place the phone on charge it will light up green to let you know it’s charging but then the light goes off, so it won’t be a bother at night. It’s made of really good quality and the price is more than fair. I would recommend this to anyone looking for a wireless charger. FYI I have a case on my phone and yes it does charge the phone with a case on it." —Sofian Sheikh

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    15. A handy-dandy reusable notepad and pen to document your crazy dreams or quickly jot down important things while you're falling asleep. It connects to an app, so you can take pictures of your notes, upload them to your phone, and then erase with a damp cloth for a fresh page.


    No more wasting paper! This notebook is the environmentally friendly way to keep a dream journal. It is suggested that you wait 15 seconds for ink to dry in order for it to bond to the specialized pages. It works with any Pilot Frixion pen, marker, or highlighter (one pen is included!).

    Promising review: "Rocketbook does it again! I've been using the larger executive size Rocketbook for a while and love the technology behind it. This mini version is a new favorite! It so convenient and easy to have in my bag or car. I'm in the middle of buying and designing a house so I use this mini to bring with me everywhere and jot down design ideas, drawings, and lists and later upload them to my google drive or text them. I'm definitely also going to buy one for my husband who is a sticky-note hoarder. This will be so much cleaner and better organized for his desk at his home office. Such a great product, definitely recommend!!" —Amanda S.

    Get it from Amazon for $16 (available in four colors).

    16. A bottle of gummy vitamins that'll send you into a snooze quicker than counting sheep (thanks to the melatonin and L-theanine blend).

    These naturally flavored blackberry gummies help promote calmness and a healthy sleep cycle!

    Promising review: "As a nurse that has worked the night shift for several years, I've used several different brands of melatonin. This one is by far my favorite. The taste is great and the best part is that I can keep them at the bedside and take right before bed without having to get up and get a glass of water." —Rachel

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    17. A pair of prism glasses so you can watch TV while laying flat (to avoid straining your neck) or read a book without holding your arms up.

    If you wear regular glasses or reading glasses, these will fit right over them!

    Promising review: "I Love the prism glasses. It is a joy to lay on the floor or in bed flat on your back and being able to enjoy watching television or reading." —KindleCustomer

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95 (available in two colors).

    18. A Kindle Paperwhite to prep you for bedtime by allowing you to dive into your favorite book. The screen has a backlight, meaning you can read with the lights off while your S.O. is sleeping.

    This guy is also waterproof, in case you ever decide to leave your bed and take it with you to the beach! Check out a BuzzFeed editor's deep dive on how amazing this new Kindle Paperwhite is!

    Promising review: "My new kindle is great! My last Kindle didn’t have the backlight and my new one does. This is a great feature, especially for those of us that like to read in bed at night while our spouse is sleeping. The light is also adjustable so your eyes don’t get tired. This is truly my favorite way to read!" —Shannon Lewis

    Get it from Amazon for $99.

    You, now that you have everything you need right next to you when you're in bed:

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    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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