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    22 Products That Might Help If You Currently Feel Like You’re Screaming Into The Abyss

    Deep breaths, everyone.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A meal kit from Hello Fresh that’ll be delivered right to your door and eliminates your need to meal plan and actually think about what you're going to be eating during the week. It includes everything you need to make a delicious dinner, so you won’t have to go to the grocery store.

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    You can pick from different seasonal dishes, like pesto chicken with lemony couscous, cheesy stuffed meatballs, or Mexican pork tacos! It’s super yummy and it’ll save you time and money.

    Subscribe to the pronto plan, family plan, or veggie plan, starting at $8.99+ a meal from HelloFresh. Get $80 off your HelloFresh order, including free shipping with the code BUZZFEED80.

    2. A photography course that'll teach even the roughest of beginners how to take a beautiful photograph. You'll learn how to photograph different scenarios, work with natural and flash lighting, and finally figure out what all the little doodads on your camera actually do.

    A person holds a camera to their face

    You've probably got some free time on your hands — might as well be productive with it!

    Get it from Udemy for $28.99.

    3. Or a wine course that'll finally teach you the difference between pinot noir and pinot gris. You'll learn how to identify aroma, flavour, body, mouthfeel, and finish — all in one quick, hour-long lesson! It's meant for absolute beginners, so if you want to learn more about wine, this might be the course for you.

    Two glasses of white wine and text that says taste smell and evaluate the components of wine

    Get it from Udemy for $16.99.

    4. A sodoku book that'll distract you from your problems and give your mind a bit of a workout. Rather than the traditional square sudoku, this book contains 272 elegant puzzles designed to resembled mandalas. They’ll engage your mind and eye in a different way.

    The cover of a sudoku book with mandalas in the puzzla
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    Get it from Book Outlet for $3.99.

    5. A mini wand vibrator, because something about a really good orgasm tends to take your mind off of things. It's made of medical-grade silicone and has five vibration patterns and five speeds that are sure to get your toes curling during your special alone time (or with a partner!).

    A wand vibrator that's slightly damp lies in someone's hand
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    It's USB rechargeable, with up to 80 minutes of play time.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $35.99.

    6. Or a rabbit vibrator, since two orgasms are better than one when it comes to getting your mind off of things. This fun toy stimulates the clitoris and G-spot simultaneously and has ten settings that'll rock your world.

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    Both heads are flexible, so you can really target it to hit the sweet spot, and it's USB rechargeable.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $39.99.

    7. A Nintendo Switch Lite that you can nab to finally get on the Animal Crossing bandwagon. It has a sleek design that's perfect for slipping into your purse or bag for gaming on the go, and it will keep you distracted and entertained for hours and hours.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $259.99 (available in four colours).

    8. A pastel throw, because afternoon naps on the couch are really important when it comes to recharging your mental battery. It's made of natural cotton weave that'll keep you warm while still being breathable.


    It's machine washer and dryer friendly, so clean up's a breeze if you've drooled all over it during your snooze.

    Get it from Simons for $45.

    9. A mini wacky, wavy tube guy for your desk that'll make you crack a smile with his flailing, motorized antics. Watch him fill with air and flop around, and maybe try out some of his moves, because sometimes you gotta make your own fun.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.68.

    10. A candle made with soy wax that brings the scent of spring inside, if you're missing the warmer weather. It smells like all of the flowers that bloom during those first few days of sunshine, and it'll burn for about 40 hours.

    A candle that says a breath of spring

    Get it from Simons for $14.99.

    11. A guided journal that'll remind you of what makes you feel the calmest. It also has lists and tips that’ll soothe your stressed-out soul — they’ll help you build an emotional tool kit to relieve the anxiety and tension in your life.

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    Get it from Amazon Cannada for $16.78.

    12. Or a five-minute journal that'll help you start your day with a positive attitude. The guided questions help you cultivate gratitude and improve your mental health by reminding you about the good in your life.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $28.99.

    13. Some flower essence bath tea for when you need a relaxing soak. It's made from coarse sea salt and flowers that'll infuse the power of nature into your bathwater.

    A mason jar filled with a bath soak with a spoon

    It comes in a pretty Mason jar with a wooden spoon and reusable sachet that'll look great on your countertop.

    Get it from Simons for $14.

    14. An instant detox face mask that'll give you a little at-home spa moment when you need some pampering, but don't actually want to go to the spa. It has pink clay that absorbs toxins as well as papaya extract that’ll give you a glowing complexion.


    Get it from SkinStore for $55.77.

    15. A bicycle that'll help you get around your area that's a great alternative to driving or taking the bus, if you're still a little leery of being around people. It's meant for beginners, so you don't have to worry about fussing with a million gears when all you want to do is get to the drug store and back.


    Get it from Decathalon for $390.

    16. A pair of runners that might just encourage you to go for a walk or a jog and get some of those exercise endorphins flowing through your body. This sleek pair was designed by Dwayne Johnson, so you know it's up for some heavy-duty workouts — but no promises that you'll actually get his crazy muscles!

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    Get it from Under Armour for $180.

    17. A lettering and calligraphy guide that'll make your terrible penmanship so much better and give you something to do than ponder the current state of the world. It'll teach you different alphabet styles and has lettering projects for you to show off your new skills, like sending someone a pretty handwritten letter that'll totally make their day.

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    Make sure you also pick up some brush pens!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $9.15.

    18. A silky sleep mask to shut the world out when you desperately need some shut-eye. It has an adjustable strap and is also totally breathable, which means you won't wake up all hot and sweaty.

    A sleep mask with stars dors and crescent moons
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    One reviewer says they sleep like a baby when using this mask.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.99.

    19. Some noise-cancelling headphones for when you just desperately need some peace and quiet from the chaos that can sometimes erupt in the house. It uses Bluetooth technology and has about 30 hours of playback time before it needs charging.

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    Reviewers say they're astounded by the sound quality and that the battery lasts them for several days.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $79.99.

    20. Or a white noise machine that'll mask any irritating sounds happening around you for when you just need a break. You can cycle between seven white noise options, seven fan sounds, and ten relaxing nature sounds.

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    Reviewers say this is great for yoga, meditation, and really helps them fall asleep faster.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $49.99.

    21. A weighted blanket that'll make your entire body feel like it's being hugged, which might help you feel a bit calmer as you drift off to sleep. Reviewers say this blankie helps them to fall asleep more soundly and prevents them from tossing and turning during the night.

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    If you're wondering what weight you should get, you should aim for a blanket that's about 10% of your body weight!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $99.90+ (available in 28 colours and 15 different weights).

    22. And lastly, a pretty bouquet, because flowers make everything better. These Peruvian jewel-toned lilies would look lovely on your counter, or make for a really nice surprise for a loved one who could use a little cheer.

    A bouquet of Peruvian lilies in a vase on a counter

    Get it from 1-800-Flowers for $29.99+.

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