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    37 Gifts For The Most Impatient Person You Know

    I think we all have someone we're picturing in mind right now....(and if this person is you, you can just buy these for yourself).

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    1. An Instax instant camera for printed photographs they can share with friends, use to decorate, or Instagram for a little ~photograph inception~ — all in a *snap*.

    The light green camera and the rectangular photo it prints out

    2. A handheld electric milk frother so they don't *have* to leave home to enjoy a fabulous cafe-quality latte or cappuccino. It only takes a minute or two, and it even works on iced bevvies!

    A reviewer's frothy iced coffee

    3. A stainless-steel, dishwasher-safe ice cream scoop (hello, dessert-lover's stocking stuffer) with a ~chiseled edge~ and ergonomic grip for effortless serving — no letting their ice cream sit out for 10 minutes, no microwaving, no chipping at it slowly with a spoon. And it'll make dishing up a sundae feel less like arm day at the gym.

    The pink scoop scooping out ice cream with reviewer text "this scoop went through ice cream like a hot knife through butter"

    4. A trio of Mario Badescu facial sprays that'll hydrate their face in just one spritz, making them the perfect thing to keep at their dry office or in their purse. They even go right over makeup for a dewy effect that's good for your skin!

    The three sprays

    5. The newest generation (it's 50% faster!) of Amazon HD Fire TV stick they can simply plug into they existing TV and stream all the shows, movies, and music they want at the push of a button. They can search for a title and immediately find which streaming service it's on — no browsing for hours and hours looking for a movie.

    The remote for the fire tv

    6. A set of press-on nails so they can rock a fresh set of nail art in minutes and right from the comfort of home.

    7. A Philips pasta maker that'll transform flour, eggs, and water into a pound of freshly-made pasta in as little as 10 minutes. Pour in the ingredients and push the button — it'll automatically mix, knead, and extrude the dough in their desired shape. It's basically a robotic nonna.

    The pasta maker with homemade tube and spaghetti pasta

    8. The newest 2022 version (it has a built-in light, dark mode, and TWICE the storage!!) of the original basic Kindle so they can *instantly download* their next read. No walking to the bookstore or waiting two days for a paperback to arrive with Prime shipping.

    The black Kindle with text "glare free screen that reads like real paper"

    9. A pulled pork and chicken taster pack that'll show up at their door already cooked, seasoned, and sauced with a Memphis-style BBQ sauce so they can enjoy that sloooow cooked flavor — in just a few minutes. Bring on the BBQ pork nachos.

    Pulled BBQ pork and sides

    10. A waterproof, smudge-resistant eyeliner stamp with two sides: a triangular stamp on one end and a felt-tip eyeliner on the other to create the perfect winged liner look in lit'rally one second. It's a great shady gift for your bestie who is always running late perfecting their cat-eye.

    11. A Foreo Luna Mini 2, a silicone face-cleansing brush designed to totally remove their makeup, dirt, and oil, AAAAND gently exfoliate your skin in just 60 seconds (I know, it's a gamechanger). It's like a quick little baby facial every day.

    12. A tabletop fireplace (with removable glass for marshmallow roasting!) so they can enjoy a toasty fire at a moment's notice...without having to you know, build one.

    The small tabletop fireplace with rocks and a small flame

    13. Two pairs of self-tying shoelaces, a fun stocking stuffer for your runner friend who likes to head out the door for a quick jog *truly* quickly — they can just slip them through the loops of any lace-up shoe and slip 'em on their feet.

    A pair of sneakers with the black shoelaces — which have a tightening toggle rather than a tie

    14. An Instant Pot so they can whip up press-the-button-and-watch-the-magic-happen dishes and meals — in much less time than a slow cooker!

    An instant pot making mac and cheese

    15. A Hulu gift card so they can subscribe or upgrade their existing account to the ~commercial-free~ version. No one wants to wait for a break to continue their Love Island binge!

    A rendering of the gift card

    16. A Squatty Potty for anyone who can't just SIT AROUND all day on the toilet, waiting to poop and reading the back of their shampoo bottle. They'll now have 20 minutes back in their day.

    The white Squatty Potty u-shaped stool in front of a toilet

    17. A pet hair-removing roller with a patented brush design (and *no* adhesive strips) to rid their lovely black sofa of all their furry friend's shedding in a quick roll — so they can get back to cuddling together. Great for anyone who loves a very practical gift!

    18. A microwave rice steamer to make burnt stovetop rice (or waiting like...40 minutes for your rice cooker to finish) a thing of the past. They can just add grain, water, and pop in the micro. It's a great gift for college students, too!

    19. A pair of bag-carrying handles if they're the type who REFUSES to make multiple trips to carry all the groceries into the house. They want to carry ALL the bags at once (without hurting their hands)? These'll do the trick.

    Two people carrying several bags in each hand hung on the blue handles

    20. A quick and easy breakfast sandwich maker so they can enjoy a hot and satisfying brekkie without spend all morning doing it — or shelling out those extra bucks at their local spot. The sandwich will be ready in just FIVE minutes, without having to break out any extra pots and pans (or even a toaster).

    21. A rapid car charger with a whopping FIVE USB ports and a 5-FOOT cable to power up the whole family's devices on the go. No more waiting in line for the communal charger.

    The charger, as seen from the top and bottom in three different colors: white and pink, blue and black, and white and orange

    22. A mini steamer so any burgeoning adult can make short work of wrinkles in the morning. How short? It heats up in 90 SECONDS and releases creases and set wrinkles even faster.

    23. A Muller veggie chopper to turn their onion-cutting tears into tears of joy when they realize the whole dang thing is diced with one press of the lever. The need for fresh salsa can't wait.

    A veggie chopper filled with onions

    24. A pair of cactus-shaped dryer balls whose prickles will ensure their laundry dries quicker and gets softer than ever. Those towels that take FOR-E-VER (The Sandlot voice) to dry? No more. These would made *such* a cute stocking stuffer!

    The cactus-shaped balls on a pile of towels

    25. Or for an even more practical option, a wad preventer, because balled-up sheets that NEVER seem to actually get dry?? Not on my watch! Who has the time?! This genius invention will keep the corners from getting bunched up to increase their tumble and decrease their dry time.

    a model showing a pair of sheets with the wad preventer

    26. A quick-drying top coat so they can finally stop saying "oh sheet!" when they see the indents pressed into their fresh manicure after waking up in the morning. This baby'll have their polish fully set looooong before they go to bed (like, in a few minutes after applying, max!).

    The bottle of top coat

    27. A Revlon one-step drying brush with a unique oval-shaped barrel so they can get an effortless blowout, smooth hair, and majorly boosted volume at the roots — in THREE MINUTES like the reviewer pictured here.

    A reviewer with wet, and then blown-out voluminous and straight bob-length hair, with a time stamp to show that it only took 3 minutes and 36 seconds

    28. A microwave omelet maker to upgrade their morning routine. ~Omelet you finish~, but this might be the easiest way to make a healthy breakfast of all time. OF ALL TIME.

    An omelet on a plate next to the red silicone mold

    29. An ~instant download~ print they can hang right above their bar cart for a gorgeous addition to your home that they (or you!) can print with ease and hang in minutes.

    A pink, red, and green print of a plant still life

    30. An electric wine opener that'll open a bottle in seconds while they just stand there and watch, seriously reducing the amount of time they have to wait before having a glass of wine.

    A graphic showing the foil-removing cap, and how the cork is removed

    31. Two-Minute Mornings, a journal with just a few key questions they can fill out quickly (even before coffee) so they can get that immediate *I just got something done* feeling — in just 120 seconds.

    Hands holding the book

    32. A Kiss Instawave automatic curling iron that rotates to create curls or waves in seconds. All they need to do is press the button and watch the magic happen, so they can head out the door in no time. Now they can ~wave~ hello to all their new sleeping-in time.

    A reviewer with straight hair before using, and voluminous waves after

    33. A Nespresso Vertuo to make their morning routine so much less stressful. Just pop in a pod (both espresso shots and full-size coffees available) and press a button. Caffeine is ready!!

    A reviewer's grey coffee maker brewing an espresso

    34. *Or* an INCREDIBLY speedy electric cold brew maker that can have their favorite beverage ready in as little as FIVE! MINUTES! What is this wizardry?

    The carafe

    35. A set of toaster-friendly bags perfect for whipping up an ooey gooey grilled cheese when you can't really manage the whole stove thing. Plus they're dishwasher safe, so you don't need to do any washing up by hand!

    A grilled cheese sandwich, and a toaster with another grilled cheese in the bag

    36. A gift subscription to Amazon Prime so they can get tons of packages in two days (or even less), plus instant access to thousands of movies and TV shows on Prime Video, millions of songs on Prime Music, free books on Kindle devices or the Kindle app, unlimited photo storage — and more.

    An illustration of a couple receiving a package with the Amazon logo

    37. A ~Fasta Pasta~ cooker to make perfectly al dente pasta right in the microwave — no waiting for the pot to boil. Plus, the lid doubles as a strainer, so they really won't dirty any extra dishes.

    The rectangular cooker with spaghetti inside, plus the lid with strainer and two measuring holes for pasta

    These'll help appease the little Veruca Salt we all know (even if it's just yourself).