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    32 Products To Help You Focus On The Future

    Because planning for the future starts now.

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    1. A productivity planner with monthly and weekly planning sections so you can zoom in and check in with your progress in 2021. It also has space to track goals, take brainstorming notes, and take stock of things you're grateful for.

    2. Or an undated 13-week productivity journal with space to track your habits as well as write down daily schedules, goals, things you're grateful for, and more. You'll be your best self in no time!

    3. An inspiring guided self-care check-in journal so you can actively and intentionally set goals for a healthier and happier tomorrow.

    4. A lovely manifestation candle scented with ginger, vanilla, orange and other essential oils and herbs. There are even citrine crystals embedded in the wax to help promote motivation, creativity, and concentration!

    the manifestation candle on its side revealing the embedded citrine crystals

    5. Bluetooth-enabled noise-cancelling headphones to fill your ears with amazing HD sounds and ensnaring bass so you can drown out the world around you and focus on what really matters.

    reviewer image of the boltune headphones

    6. Forgiving What You Can't Forget — If you've been held back by grudges, unresolved hurt, and apologies you never received, this book will help you process the pain you feel and guide you to a future free from resentment.

    cover of "forgiving what you can't forget"

    7. An elegant budget planner that comes with helpful stickers and has space dedicated to receipts, goals, and expenses, so not one single bill catches you off guard this year and you're able to treat yo self just a little bit more.

    8. A mesh desktop organizer with six compartments to house your important files, phone, and work essentials like pens, paperclips, and notepads! Now, everything you need to stay focused on the task at hand is easily accessible to you.

    reviewer image of the black EasyPAG Mesh Desk Organizer on an office desk

    9. A 52-week guided gratitude journal that'll help you start each day feeling thankful for what you have so that you can start to imagine a fuller future.

    10. A pack of five glass meal prep containers so later in the week, you don't have to worry about cooking lunch. Instead, you can eat while you work, journal, or watch TV. Plan today so you can relax tomorrow!

    reviewer image of two light green Glass Meal Prep Containers on a kitchen counter

    11. Add a weekly meal planner notebook to aid in meal prepping. With space to plan your budget, three meals a day, and all the ingredients you'll need, you'll be able to stock your fridge with the essentials and open up free time to do the things that really matter to you.

    reviewer image of the weekly meal planner open

    12. A Pomodoro productivity timer set to 30 minutes of work and five minutes of fun so that you can effectively tackle your to-do list today and make space to do more of what you wanna do tomorrow!

    the pomodoro productivity timer in a model's hands

    13. A mounted magnetic dry erase calendar with space for notes so you can prepare for all the things you're looking forward to!

    reviewer image of the dry erase board mounted on a blue wall

    14. A funny and practical guided journal for letting things go, because the sooner you self-reflect, let go of grudges, and practice positive self-talk, the sooner you'll be able to plan for a future for your best self.

    cover of "let that sh*t go"

    15. A bullet journal kit so you can creatively customize your to-do lists, calendars, memos and more!

    the complete dotted journal kit with several journals of different colors laid out on a table

    16. A multi-functional Amazon Echo Show 5 with a screen that you can use to update your to-do lists, calendars, and morning pump-up jams! Monday has nothing on you.

    the amazon echo show 5 displaying the date and weather on a nightstand

    17. A set of fresh business cards to make you work to live up to all the amazing things you wanna do. Choose from different sizes, shapes, textures, fonts, and more! No matter what combo you decide on, you can be sure you're getting high-quality cards.

    three business cards featuring buzzfeed writer taylor steele and her contact information

    18. A monitor-mount document clip so you can read your work notes off screen then type them up easily on screen. No more toggling between tabs or having to store documents on your lap while trying to be present at a Zoom meeting.

    the 3M Monitor-Mount Dual Document Clip attached to a monitor with a document clipped to it

    19. A fun future author mug to remind you of what you're working towards as you chug and plug away!

    a model holds the front and back of the future best-selling author in both hands

    20. A 30-day manifestation journal where you'll answer daily prompts as if you have already received the blessings you're seeking. Affirm your way to your best life!

    a copy of Manifestation Journal

    21. A core strength trainer if you've got your heart set on becoming a pilates pro, pole dancer extraordinaire, or swim champ someday soon. This video game planking board will help you reach your fitness goals and have fun while doing it!

    a model planks using the stealth core trainer

    22. A weekly to-do list notepad that allows you to see all the things you have to do next week (and next week, too) so you can plan your days accordingly. And maybe when you've checked everything off, you can treat yourself? (Yes, you deserve it.)

    the knock knock this week pad on a wooden desk next to a blue pen

    23. A set of handmade affirmation cards to lift your spirits and remind you to be kind to yourself so you can continue to make healthy choices for yourself.

    a hand holds an affirmation card reading "i am safe to be my true authentic self" in front of a seascape view

    24. A set of vacuum seal bags so you know that your closet won't burst at the seams if you start buying clothes for next season right now.

    25. A small dry erase board that's perfect for vision boarding and creating to-do lists so you stay on track throughout the year!

    the u brands magnetic dry erase board mounted on a wall

    26. A pack of three gray masks so Future You has an array to choose from. These masks have a four-layer design, are rain-repellent, and have a metal nose band to help prevent glasses from fogging up.

    a model wears the gray VO mask

    27. A cork board bulletin board to help you organize and prioritize important notes and documents. Future you will thank you. And you can put fun little pins in it! What's a makeshift office without fun little pins?!

    the office depot brand cork bulletin board

    28. A custom Squarespace website so your future (and current) fans will know where to find you and your essays/films/poems/photos/merch. Choose from over 60 templates to create your own site and build some *buzz*!

    a squarespace ad with the words "build your online presence"

    29. A pack of tasty caffeinated chocolate bars if drinking coffee to stay focused and alert isn't an option. These gluten-free snacks contain as much caffeine as half a cup of coffee, so you'll be geared up and ready to work in no time flat!

    reviewer image of a customer's hand holding an unwrapped awake milk chocolate bit

    30. A temperature-controlled smart mug and charging coaster so you don't have to keep getting up to microwave your cold coffee. Just set it to your ideal temperature, and have the perfect energizing sip so you can direct your attention to more pressing matters.

    the white ember mug on its coaster

    31. A guided moon phase journal that'll help you set intentions and look inwards in connection with the rhythm of the moon. Reassess, reflect, and release over the course of 70+ activities and prompts. Your growth is written in the stars!

    a copy of Cosmic Flow on a marble counter

    32. The Attention Revolution: Unlocking the Power of the Focused Mind — If you've been waiting for your life to happen to you, grab this book and learn to find and mine the potential in each day through meditation. Don't let life pass you by! Start making plans for the life you want to lead.

    cover of "The Attention Revolution: Unlocking the Power of the Focused Mind"

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