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29 Products That Are The Perfect Excuse To Stay Home

Name one place better than my couch, I'll wait.

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1. Memory foam panda slippers that look just as ready for a nap as you are.

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Promising review: "These are very comfortable, warm, and so cute! They're so nice to slip on after working all day." —Dr E

Get them from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in 22 styles).

2. A heated blanket because the snuggle is so real.

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It has three different heat settings and shuts off automatically after three hours, so things don't get too hot to handle.

Promising review: "This throw is soft and comfy and you can't feel the wires unless you're searching for them. It gets warm enough on the low setting." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in six colors).

3. A cuddle buddy body pillow that'll be the big spoon but won't complain about watching A Christmas Prince for the 11th time.

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Plus, it's okay if you drool — you can take off his shirt and throw it in the wash.

Promising review: "I got it as a gag gift and was surprised to find that it's the most comfortable pillow ever. I sleep so well with it, and it's great for neck support or propping up my iPad." —Tiffany L.

Get it from Amazon (available in two colors) or Walmart for $34.99.

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4. A big ol' box of snacks to make your apartment as fun as an actual movie theater.

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It includes two cute popcorn containers, two bags of popcorn (duh), two bags of Cracker Jacks, and eight different kinds of candy. There's enough to share...or not.

Get it from Walmart for $33.33.

5. A heated foot spa for when you really wanna treat yo' self.

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You can control the heat and vibrations by tapping a button with your toes! It also has a splash guard so you won't totally flood your living room.

Promising review: "This foot bath is perfect for relaxing after a long day. I was a bit worried it'd be too noisy, but it's totally fine and barely phases us while we're watching TV or listening to music. The ridges on the bottom are a nice touch as well. I highly recommend this if you want something to help you relax and take care of your feet!" —Amanda B.

Get it from Amazon for $27.49, Walmart for $24.25, or Jet for $24.35.

6. An armrest pillow that loves curling up with a good book just as much as you do.

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People love this one — it has over 1,000 reviews on Amazon.

Promising review: "I am very pleased with this pillow. I like to work in bed using a laptop desk, but our bed has no headboard so there is nothing to lean back on. When I'm using this, my body heat affects the shape of the foam and makes it conform to my body, almost like memory foam. The arm construction is better than many similar pillows, because they're tighter in towards your body instead of being too wide. The velour fabric is nice, I like the color, and the pile is soft and long enough that the pillow doesn't slide when I lean back against it (hooray!). The seams are all double-stitched which gives me hope that they'll last. I also like the handle on top, and I use it to shake out the pillow before every use. This is hands down the best reading pillow I've ever tried." —jeninmaine

Get it from Amazon for $39.99+ (available in two sizes) or Jet for $39.99.

7. A fuzzy robe so you can be presentable for the .5 seconds of social interaction during which you open the door for the Seamless guy.

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Yes, you have to stand up and talk to another human, but at least you'll still be cozy. Plus, this baby absorbs moisture so it's the perfect follow-up to a long soak in the tub.

Promising review: "This is the best robe I have. It feels like you are wearing a cloud. It's very comfortable and I enjoy wearing it around the house, especially on chilly mornings. I also like that it has two pockets instead of one." —Gracey

Get it from Amazon for $28.99+ (available in straight sizes S-XL and plus sizes M-XXL and in three colors).

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8. A subscription box made just for introverts to turn your alone time into a one-person party (the best kind of party, tbh).

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The Wallflower Box sends you an adorable self-care package every month. Each box includes 6-8 products like snacks, body care and beauty products (always cruelty-free!), books, accessories, and inspirational tips.

Get it from Cratejoy for $39.99+/month.

9. A book to educate you in the art of hygge, a.k.a. the Danish philosophy of how reach peak cozy.

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Promising review: "This is a great book to keep next to the couch to remind yourself that the simple comforts of home and family are all you need to enjoy life." —Patricia G.

Get it from Amazon for $10.69+, Walmart for $11.54, Barnes & Noble for $12.99+, or a local bookseller through Indiebound here.

10. Film Festival in a Box, which'll have you feeling cultured without leaving your couch.

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Choose a theme (from "Zombie" to "Love" to "Powered by Girls") and receive a DVD with four short films and an interactive component that lets you vote for your fave and interact with filmmakers online.

Get it from The Grommet for $18 (available in nine themes).

11. Relaxing bubble bath and bath bombs for a truly suds-ational evening.

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13. Fancy AF velvet pajamas for lounging like the royalty that you are.

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You guys, they have a pocket square. If you drink anything while wearing these, you're legally obligated to stick out your pinky.

Get the top and the pants from Nordstrom for $28.80 each (available in sizes S-XL and in three colors).

14. A handy sofa caddy because you officially live on your couch now.

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Not only does it have a bunch of pockets to hold remotes and reading material, but the top is a tray for stashing your snacks. Seriously, Olivia Pope needs this for her wine and popcorn.

Get it from Amazon for $12.99, Jet for $10.99, or Walmart for $13.70.

15. A bubbling clay mask for the most LOL-worthy pampering session you've ever had.

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People swear by this exfoliating mask, which has over 5,000 reviews on Amazon. It reacts with oils in your skin and starts bubbling like crazy when you put it on.

Promising review: "I haven't laughed this hard in months! My face feels just as nice as it does after any clay mask, but this was much more fun." —Kerrin McClain

Get it from Amazon for $11.60 or Walmart for $7.99.

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17. A ginormous puzzle that may have you cancelling all going-out plans for the foreseeable future.

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Get the 1,000 piece Harry Potter one for $15.99 and the 3,000 piece African animals one for $25.99, both from Amazon.

18. A subscription to My Coffee and Book Club, for monthly surprises to fuel your relaxation and ensure you'll never be bored again.

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You pick a genre, and every month you'll receive a new book and movie, plus coffee and fun bonus items.

Get it from Cratejoy for $26.99+/month (available in eight genres and two types of coffee).

19. No-spill wine glasses, because even adults need sippy cups sometimes.

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Your upholstery will thank you.

Promising review: "I gave these out as party favors. Everyone loved them and actually used them that night rather than the wine glasses that were set on the table. In addition to being sturdy, they're insulated so your wine stays at the right temperature. Plus, like coffee tumblers, there's a closure on the mouth opening, which definitely helps with the spillage factor." —NoName

Get a set of eight from Amazon $29.99.

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21. A TV tray to fully enable your laziness.

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It also serves as a great lap desk for lying on the couch or in bed with your computer. Plus, it's collapsible so you can carry it like a regular tray.

Promising review: "I like how big this tray is. Usually my plate doesn't even fit on this kind of tray, but it fits on this one. I used this daily for 6-8 weeks of post-op, to eat on, to do my writing, and to put my laptop on. I had a laptop desk that didn't work as well as this! I still use it every day to carry my meals to the table." —Jody Pawel

Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

22. A unicorn onesie that guarantees a magical evening even if you do absolutely nothing.

23. A nail polish holding gadget to make a DIY mani-pedi less of a struggle.

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This thing was basically built for doing your nails in front of the TV.

Promising review: "This is the best product! It holds my polish like I have an extra pair of hands! It does not spill and it stays upright while I paint all ten toes. I have some polishes that are in round bottles and some in square. It holds either kind perfectly." —Mawmel

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

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24. A vibrator for when you want to really take advantage of your alone time.

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This one has 17 vibration patterns and dual heads. Plus, it's super flexible, waterproof, and charges via USB so you never have to deal with pesky batteries.

Promising review: "This is the best vibrator I've ever owned! Both sides vibrate with tons of different frequencies, strengths, and patterns, and can vibrate at the same time or separately. The material feels amazingly silky, but is also tough and a great quality. It's super flexible, easy to hold, easy to operate, and easy to charge. Overall, it feels amazing." —Julie

Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in two colors).

25. An adorable incense burner so you get the homey feel of a log cabin without the threat of cholera or bears.

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The incense smells like a warm campfire and the steam actually comes out of the burner's little chimneys. Read BuzzFeed's full review here.

Get the burner and incense from Amazon for $12.37. Get extra incense from Amazon or Jet for $7.88.

26. A luxe hot cocoa mix, because a lazy night at home is incomplete without chocolate, IMHO.

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28. A chair that allows you to feel fully immersed in your games, shows, movies, and music.

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There are speakers next to the headrest and you can feel the bass of the the audio. There are even volume controls and a headphone jack on the side. Basically, this thing puts the "rock" in rocking chair.

Promising review: "This chair is relatively light and easy to carry, and it folds in half so it can be conveniently stored. The wireless audio feature is one of the best parts. I was afraid of having a network of wires running from my television to it, but there's no need. I've connected the included wireless transmitter to my TV's stereo outputs. So far I love the wireless feature! I am very pleased with the sound that comes from the speakers so far as well. There are two concealed speakers located at the top of the chair, one just above each shoulder, and a larger woofer on the bottom of the chair for bass. This speaker configuration provides a nice stereo sound bubble. It's certainly better than the speakers built into most TVs today." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $86.61.