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    27 Things That'll Earn You Extra Credit In Life

    It's time to go above and beyond.

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    1. A set of multicolor pens to color-code your notes like a pro. Plus the set is big enough that you can share with coworkers and score BONUS bonus points at work.

    2. A veggie spiralizer for cooking up a meal that scores an A++ in nutritiousness and deliciousness.

    3. An 11-function pocket tool you can whip out in any sort of minor emergency and dazzle your friends with. "Me, a hero? I just did what any well-prepared person would do."

    4. Or if you really just need a bottle opener, a crafty ring that combines fashion and function in the most genius of ways.

    5. Unf*ck Yourself: Get Out of Your Head and Into Your Life, a guide to becoming even better version of yourself by saying "so long" to the negative thoughts that are holding you back.

    6. A waterproof, 13-pocket purse organizer to show the world that you've got this whole organization thing in the bag (literally).

    7. Dr. Bronner's liquid soap, which can basically wash anything it's possible to wash — from your hair and skin to your home surfaces and clothes — to effortlessly achieve a level of cleanliness even Mr. Clean himself would award an A+.

    8. A stripey button down fashioned with a just-right V-neck and in a material that's silky, not stiff, so you can look professional but show some personality.

    9. A bottle of Poo-Pourri travel spray to make people say, "Wow, they're so perfect, their shit doesn't even stink."

    10. An exercise peddler that pretty much provides the life hack you've been searching for your entire life: how to sit on your couch and and be active at the same damn time.

    11. A bright expanding file folder to earn you points for presentation. Because frankly, it doesn't matter how good that report is if you turn it in as a crumpled mess.

    12. The Healthy Meal Prep Cookbook, because if you can master eating healthy and always having a meal ready to go, you basically deserve a gold medal in adulting.

    13. And a set of two-compartment containers perfect for storing your pre-made meals (or even just making your lunch look a bit more luxe).

    14. Some honest-to-goodness grown-up PJs to set you apart from the plebeians who still sleep in an old T-shirt and boxer shorts.

    15. A collapsible drawer organizer set, because whenever I see someone whose underwear drawer isn't a jumbled mess, I automatically assume they know all the magical secrets of the universe.

    16. A serving platter so pretty, it'll upgrade anything you put on it. Talk about ~serving~ looks.

    17. An eyeliner stamp that'll allow you to achieve the impossible. Yes, I'm talking about showing up with a perfect cat eye and being on time.

    18. An adorable reversible swimsuit featuring two 100% awesome prints for a look that's 200% fabulous (that's how math works, right?).

    19. A flower delivery subscription, because nothing says, "I'm an adult who has their shit together" like a perfect floral arrangement (bonus points for never having to schlep to the florist).

    20. A productivity-boosting planner to help you break down your goals by days, weeks, and months and totally take your life to the next level.

    21. A turntable speaker that can do it all: play records, serve as a Bluetooth speaker, and convert your beloved vinyl into MP3 files. In other words, it sets the record for coolest music gadget ever.

    22. A LBRD (little black romper dress) to give you the best of both worlds and prove that yes, you deserve the limo out front.

    23. A three-in-one portable razor featuring two blades, a shave balm stick, and a spray bottle that goes above and beyond the functions of a basic travel razor.

    24. A glam pair of outfit-upgrading earrings capable of making that perfectly passable LBD you've worn a zillion times look brand new.

    25. A peel-off nail polish barrier to get a manicure so flawless, no one will believe you did it yourself. Are you sure you didn't go to beauty school?

    26. An in-depth online photography class so you can rise above the common folk who let portrait mode do all the work for them.

    27. And an iPhone-charging bracelet that truly puts the extra in extra credit.

    Your friends, your family, your boss, your coworkers, and strangers on the street when they see how good you've become at life:

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