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    47 Upgraded Products That'll Improve Your Everyday Life A Bit

    It's finally 2021 — let's upgrade every day.

    1. A diaper wipe warmer that'll be soothing on your baby during nighttime diaper changes, because cold wipes could wake them right up in the dead of the night...when you're already dead tired.

    Wipe holder on counter

    2. A flameless plasma arc lighter with an extended handle that's sure to make lighting candles, grills, and fireplaces far easier. This really is the perfect ~match~ for anyone who always needs a little light.

    A person lighting several tall candles with the plasma arch

    3. A splurge-worthy Samsung Frame for those of us who don't want quality wall space taken over by a big blank screen. With this, you just happen to get a luxury television while you're at it.

    4. A pack of four self-closing outlets to make your baby-proofed place look way less baby-proofed, even though they're extra safe!

    White wall outlet with slide covers

    5. A double closet rod just might help your tiny toddler manage to get their clothes/backpacks on their own, while also adding a massive amount of space to the closets in your home.

    Reviewer image of child unable to reach clothing before added rack and then able to reach when lower rack was added

    6. A chiliPAD bed cooler because fretful sleepers deserve a blanket that can make their side of the bed warm *or* cold from the bottom up.

    7. A magnetic bobby pin tray that'll hold tight to your hair pins, getting you out of any ~hairy~ situations when your 'do doesn't quite stay in place.

    Reviewer's magnetic tool holding handful of bobby pins

    8. A set of cart trolley bags for earth-friendly folks who would like an efficient, plastic-free, shopping experience.

    9. A teaching alarm clock to help your children know when they're allowed to leave their room, giving you slightly more shut-eye in the a.m. Update the settings to your family's schedule and this lil' helper will light up when the kids are allowed to get up and out of bed.

    alarm clocks that say "I glow green when it's ok to wake!"

    10. A tube of Essence Lash Princess False Lash Effect Mascara is gonna make your lashes as long as a Quentin Tarantino film.

    11. A set of fiberglass chopsticks that are dishwasher-safe and made with a no-slip design, so you can eat noodles without tasty bites slipping and sliding before they make it into your mouth.

    Glass noodles held up with chop sticks

    12. A no-wire bra so your bewbs will have all-day support without feeling like they're in boob prison. Go ahead, keep this on even after you get home.

    Person wearing full cup bra

    13. A surprisingly aesthetic natural wood essential oil diffuser with a car vent clip that'll let you use all your favorite essential oils in your car, saving you from suffering through the scent of faux plastic pine.

    14. A dishwasher-safe garlic peeler — simply toss your garlic in, press down, and roll to get perfectly peeled garlic in seconds. This is gentle enough to keep your freshly peeled garlic cloves intact while the grip from the material will keep the peelings inside as your cloves pop out, making meal prep mercilessly simple.

    15. A flexible spoon with a 1-tablespoon measure that can stir, flip, and add the perfect amount of oil every time you sauté.

    Silicone spatula spoon with tablespoon mark

    16. A pack of five airtight silicone lids in different sizes to securely store leftovers without waisting a bunch of plastic wrap *or* wasting a bunch of time trying to find a perfectly sized container and lid.

    17. A quality wood cutting board made with naturally antibacterial camphor wood — these'll be easy on your knives, making them last a whole lot longer. Plus, they'll look lovely on display in your place.

    18. An Always Pan designed with a slippery nonstick surface, a vented top, a steaming basket, and a wooden spoon that hooks onto the handle for cooks who want a pan that truly does it all.

    Pan with lid off and cooked meal inside

    19. An odor control trash can – it's gonna keep your kitchen smelling so clean you might forget you have trash in the first place.

    Person standing beside stainless steel trashcan

    20. A wall-mounted cat bed for pet parents who feel all ~bubbly~ inside when they fill their home with cool cat products.

    Cat inside clear plastic bubble and natural wood bed that is mounted on a wall

    21. A Brooklinen pillow filled with down clusters, feathers, and a 100% cotton satin shell for equipping your bed with the very best when you plan to spend the majority of your weekends in it.

    A model lounging on a large bed with their arms over the king-sized pillows

    22. A marble patterned essential oil diffuser to create a calm atmosphere that really ~rocks~ before you fall asleep.

    Marble design round diffuser

    23. A box of kombucha tablets that'll turn your tap water (or filtered water, if you're fancy like that) into kombucha! Betcha didn't see that comin' did ya?

    24. A Vitamix immersion blender because we are deep into soup season aaaand if you give this to the home chef in your life you MIGHT get some sensational dinners from it. Just be sure to help with the prep work.

    Person using blender to make an iced drink inside a glass jar

    25. A Tchibo bean-to-brew single-serve coffee maker — an eco-friendly option for coffee consumers who want a luxe roasted brew (without a bit of climate change guilt). Single-use pods are a thing of the past, people!

    26. A vibrating facial brush — an exfoliating skincare tool that'll take a basic bath to the next level. I own this thing and IMHO, I'm pretty confident this would ~vibe~ with just about everyone.

    My hand holding up my palm-sized cleansing brush. It's the shape of a flattened egg, with soft silicone bristles on both sides.

    27. A pair of aerating wineglasses that are really and truly gonna improve the taste of the cheap wine you and your BFF gulp down on all your The Bachelor viewing nights.

    28. A custom plush doll you can customize to look like your kiddo, or to look like one of their drawings. I don't think childhood toys could ever get cooler than that!

    29. A pack of colorful reusable baking cups for bakers who want waste-free treats that still look good enough to gobble up.

    Person peeling back cupcake cover showing flexibility and reusability

    30. And an adjustable rolling pin that hits the exact width you need your baked goods rolled out at. This thing works so well it'd be worth spending some serious ~dough~ on. Fortunately, the thrifty price is just as sweet as the things you're gonna make with it.

    31. A nitro cold brew maker sure to make you espres-so excited about your daily cup (or, um, cups) of coffee.

    Stainless steel cold brew maker with curved spout

    32. A snazzy spiral bound notebook and habit tracker sticky notes – they're gonna turn your erratic organizational skills into an A-type's paradise.

    33. Bespoke Post's Suite box with Grown Alchemist soap and lotion, two plush hand towels, a bathroom tray, and Palo Santos sticks. Grab this hotel-worthy set and you'll totally come up with excuses to wash your hands.

    Products in lifestyle shot

    34. A Cuisinart electric knife for anyone who finds carving meat even harder than cooking it.

    35. A suction placemat that won't slide around when your toddler attempts to swipe away their uneaten broccoli bits.

    36. A collapsible popcorn popper for movie enthusiasts who love popcorn, but would also love an alternative to wasteful microwave bags.

    Silicone popcorn cooker coming out of microwave

    37. An AeroGarden that'll be a fool-proof way to grow fresh herbs outside of a garden and inside your fifth-floor walk-up.

    38. An Apple Magic Keyboard designed with quick scrolling, document navigation, full-sized arrows, and increased stability in the keys, so you'll be able to work (and, more importantly, game) with ease.

    Keyboard beside reviewer's laptop

    39. An adjustable baby carriage that's gonna help your younger sibling see that strolling around with a colicky newborn, fidgety baby, or active toddler can still be a walk in the park. Um, sort of.

    40. A runaway alarm clock that'll play music and run around the bedroom until someone grabs it. This'll have you up and ~on a roll~ in plenty of time.

    41. A Dyson blow-dryer so well-made, it's sure to prove it's not just a bunch of hot air.

    42. A strategy game to help your pet stay entertained and engaged during the day by working to get their meals. They are little hunters, after all!

    Stand with three turnable tubes filled with treats

    43. A gadget-filled office chair with adjustable lumbar support, a heating feature, AND MASSAGE SETTINGS. Get yourself an un-chair-acteristically cool office chair. You're worth it.

    44. A Casper mattress, the hype beast of sleep, with a top layer designed to minimize excess heat and high-density memory foam. No need to count on sheep, you can count on this mattress!

    Casper mattress uncovered on bed frame

    45. Or a real life adult swaddle that's gonna save you from insomnia and have you sleeping so soundly, your baby's gonna be jealous.

    46. A minimalist wallet with RFID-blocking technology — a wallet that'll keep identity thieves from snagging your info on the street.

    A model holding the slim wallet. It is filled with three cards.