We all want our lives to be easier. Between jobs and maintaining our homes and trying to have social lives, it all gets to be too much sometimes. We deserve a break from the crazy!
Amazon is pretty much packed with products designed to remove stress from your life and complete tasks efficiently. And I am here to show you those products. I know, I am pretty much like, your Amazon savior right now. You are welcome.
I have specifically chosen the products in this post because they are tried and true by thousands of people on Amazon. These are the best versions of what you can find. These have more than 1000 five-star reviews because they know how to get the job done, whatever that job may be. Whether you are cleaning your dishes or washing your face, you should be able to do both in the most efficient, comfortable way possible.
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This Natural Deodorant
via: AmazonIt is time to start using natural deodorant. Listen, the heavy-duty antiperspirant stuff just isn't good for you! It can be hard to find the right natural deodorant because everyone's body is different, but Green Tidings is award-winning and has nearly 8,000 positive reviews. So that is just about as good an endorsement you are going to get. It is aluminum-free, all natural, and smells like lavender. What more could you want?!
via: AmazonIt is super hard to make yourself drink water and stay hydrated throughout the day. Chances are you are not getting your eight glasses a day. I know I don't drink enough water every day! But maybe I would if I had a fun water bottle that I could infuse with delicious fruit, it would make the prospect of drinking water that much more fun!
This Coffee Tumbler
via: AmazonHave you joined the cult of Yeti yet? OK, it is not an actual cult. Don't worry. But it is a real thing because Yetis are just about the best coffee tumblers you can buy. The 10 oz. rambler is the perfect vessel for your morning joe (or your morning cup of tea, if you are more like me). There are nine different fun colors so there is definitely one that fits your personality. Get yourself a Yeti today.
via: AmazonOK, no joke, I just bought this jewelry cleaning stick for my engagement ring, and it has worked wonders! It's a tiny little stick with a brush on one end and a crank on the other. Wet the brush, crank it until the blue cleaning solution peaks out of the brush, and go to town on your precious gems and nice jewelry. It will be shining in no time.
This Hydrating Water Gel
via: AmazonWith a name like water gel, you hope that this stuff is going to be a legit moisturizer. Well, I have good news for you. It totally is. This face moisturizer is made with hyaluronic acid to hydrate your skin and leave it looking supple, smooth, and rejuvenated almost immediately. It is oil-free and you can use it daily, even wearing it under your makeup.
This Selfie Stick
via: AmazonIf you don't own a selfie stick in the year of our Lord (Ariana Grande) 2019, what are you even doing? And this selfie stick is pretty much as top-of-the-line as it gets (for under $20 too! Can't beat that!). It works with your phone or your DSLR camera and pairs with its Bluetooth so you can snap pics from feet away! Get yourself the selfie stick today.
This Eyelash Serum
via: AmazonIt is really not fair, but I know so many dudes with way more luxurious eyelashes than I have, and they are all natural. Luckily, things like Pronexa Hairgenics Lavish Lash serum will boost the growth of your eyelashes and eyebrows (yes, you can use it for both!). After using this stuff, you'll notice your lashes and brows will be fuller, thicker, and longer than ever before.
This Desk Lamp
via: AmazonA desk lamp is one of those things you don't realize you need until you are sitting at your desk in the dark trying to read a book. You deserve to see what you are doing. This one has four lighting modes and five brightness levels so it will provide exactly the level of lightness you need. It also has a USB charging port, and we always need more of those. Always.
These Silicone Oven Mitts
via: AmazonI am actually having trouble typing on my laptop at the moment because I accidentally burned my wrist taking something out of the oven the other day, and the burn is in exactly the wrong spot. This is one of the reasons these silicone oven mitts would be extremely helpful. They are silicone, so they are easy to clean, and they are extra long, so you don't have to worry about burning your wrists.
This Charging Station
via: AmazonIt is 2019. We all have multiple devices that need charging all at once. Raise your hand if you still skulk around your apartment with charging cord in hand looking for a free outlet to plug into. Yeah, I thought so. With this charging station, those days are behind you. It comes with six short cables, four for iPhones/iPads, one micro USB, and one type C cable.
This Facial Toner
via: AmazonI use this witch hazel toner every day, and it's great! It's a natural facial cleanser and toner made from witch hazel, aloe, and rose petals. Witch hazel is one of the most effective natural cleansers. It reduces oil buildup, reduces redness and inflammation, and halts the development of blackheads and whiteheads. The other ingredients help to tone the skin, returning it to its optimal pH level, and moisturize. It's good stuff.
This Knife Sharpener
via: AmazonIt is more dangerous to use a blunt knife than a sharp one. And chances are, you aren't taking very good care of your knives. It is time to start. This whetstone knife sharpener has a nonslip bamboo base, and it comes with a guide so you can learn the best angles at which to sharpen your knives. Good sharp knives make all the difference in the kitchen.
This First Aid Kit
via: AmazonIt's important to have a first aid kit on hand. You will never know when you need it. This one has 299 pieces and comes in a soft case. It is perfect to keep in your car or at your desk at work. It's got supplies like band-aids, gauze, anti-bacterial ointment, burn cream, cold packs, pain relief medication, and much more. Be the person who's prepared. So many people will thank you.
via: AmazonIt is really tough to buy sunglasses online without trying them on, but these are super cool, super cheap, and have super awesome reviews. So that's all you need to know, right? This is a shape that looks good on nearly everyone who wears it, and the glasses come in 14 different lens/frame color combinations. No matter what your style, these glasses have got you covered...literally and figuratively.
This Milk Frother
via: AmazonYou too can make yourself fancy lattés at home! Forget spending $6 every time you want a fancy drink. This milk frother brings the luxury home. I have one, and it has totally transformed my morning routine! Instead of rushing out the door, I take the time to brew myself a delicious matcha latté with almond milk, froth it up, and sip it while watching the morning news. It’s totally perfect.
via: AmazonLet me describe a scene for you: You are at the airport, waiting to check your luggage. The person in front of you has all their bags spread out on the floor, open, and they're on their ninth attempt of trying to redistribute their belongings so they don't go over the weight limit. It's the worst. What they need is this digital luggage scale. It's so easy to use it's stupid.
This Toilet Spray
via: AmazonSpray this miracle stuff in the toilet bowl before you go and smell the sweet stench of nothing! This pleasant blend of lemon, bergamot, and lemongrass natural essential oils are way too good at stopping bathroom odors before they even start. This 4 oz. bottle will last you 200 uses! And even though it's called Poo Pourri, it can be used beyond the bathroom, for trash bin odors and laundry odors too.
This Dish-Drying Mat
via: AmazonSure, you have a drying rack, but it doesn't fit all your dishes and especially not your big pots and pans. That is where a dish drying mat comes in. This thing is specifically designed to catch all the water dripping off your dishes so your counter doesn't become absolutely soaked when dishes are drying on it. Plus, this comes in 22 different colors and patterns, so no matter your style, you're covered.
This Cocktail Kit
via: AmazonThis ten-inch stainless steel cocktail muddler and mixing spoon are for the serious cocktail mixologist. It comes with a cocktail recipe eBook too, so you can make all your favorite drinks at home. Without a muddler, you can't, well, muddle things, like fresh mint for mojitos or blueberries for...blueberry mojitos! Anything can go into a mojito if you want it to. That is really the lesson of this caption.
This Knee Pillow
via: AmazonOh gosh, I need one of these very badly. If you regularly wake up with back pain from your terrible mattress or just want to be a little more comfortable when you lie down, You need a pillow perfectly designed to keep your spine and hips in perfect alignment when you lie on your side. The pillow is made out of memory foam, which is the ideal combination of soft and firm.
These Waterproof Phone Holders
via: AmazonIf you kayak or whitewater raft or like to look at your phone while you're in the bathtub, you need these waterproof phone cases! You get a two-pack for under $7, so it's definitely worth it. Not only do they keep your phone bone dry, but you can even use it through the plastic. I know! This is perfect for that underwater pool photo shoot you've been planning. Oh yes, I know about the underwater pool photo shoot.
via: AmazonYou need lavender in your life. Lavender essential oil not only smells amazing, but it also promotes rest and relaxation. You can add this oil to your favorite essential oil diffuser and make the whole room smell great and dilute it with a carrier oil (coconut or almond) and massage it into your skin. A few drops on your pillow or on the back of your neck will make you sleep soundly.
via: AmazonMaybe if you buy yourself a set of 12 of these totally great, BPA-free, microwaveable, dishwashable, freezer safe meal prep containers, you will actually do all that meal prep you keep thinking you are just going to up and do one day. These are perfect for lunches and leftovers and frozen ingredient prep. Become the master of your kitchen. It is what you have always dreamed of.
This Fridge Thermometer
via: AmazonYou might not think you need a thermometer for your fridge. I didn't think I did either, but then it became clear that my fridge was not working the way it was supposed to be. Things were way warmer than they should have been. So I got myself one of these nifty thermometers and was able to confirm that yeah, my fridge wasn't working. Now, I keep it in my new, working fridge and it consistently lets me know that the fridge temperature is in the ideal range. It really eases my worries.
These Dish Towels
via: AmazonHonestly, you can never have enough dish towels. They get grody so fast and they stay wet for months on end, even if you haven't used them in weeks. Seriously, what is that about? Anyway, this set of 12 flour sack towels is perfect for everyday use in your home kitchen. They're big (28 in. x 28 in.), longlasting, and super absorbent, which means they actually dry your dishes (unlike some dumb dish towels).
This Princess Tent
via: AmazonOh man, if I was a kid I would absolutely love this princess tent. Put a couple blankets and pillows inside, maybe string lights, and honey, you got yourself a perfect reading nook. In fact...as an adult, I think I would love this. It easily folds up and pops open, so you can easily bring it outside and play in the yard when it is nice and sunny out. And those white stars on the outside? Yeah, they glow in the dark.
This Seat Cushion
via: AmazonThis seat cushion is made of memory foam and enhanced with gel. It will help with your posture, relieve any back pain you might have, improve your comfort level, and even boost your energy. It is pretty much a necessity if you are pregnant and uncomfortable all the time. If you spend a lot of time in the car or sitting at a desk every day, this is the perfect addition to your life.
via: AmazonThis humidifier will change your life. It's perfect for your bedroom, it is super quiet, and it shuts off by itself so you do not have to worry about a thing. If you fill this thing with water, that one fill is good for 30 hours of use. And you can set your optimal humidity level! And it has a built-in night light! This little device pretty much does everything you need for a great night's sleep.
via: AmazonAny kid in your life would love this plush turtle night light for several reasons. First, it is adorable. It is soft. It comes in three cute colors: blue, classic mocha, and purple. It also projects the moon and stars onto your child's bedroom walls and ceiling, in real constellation formations! So it is also educational! The turtle night light also has a 45-minute timer, so it won't stay on all night!
via: AmazonI have a kitchen scale just like this and let me tell you, it has transformed the way I cook! Not only does it help me with portion control, but it also makes it like ten times easier to measure out ingredients for a recipe. It’s got a tare button to zero out when you put a bowl on there so you don’t have to try to do crazy math in your head when you’re trying to measure out 22 grams of flour.
This Car Mount
via: AmazonThis car mount for your phone has thousands of positive reviews, and for good reason. It supports any phone, and it is super easy to use. It has a simple release button so you only have to use a single hand to attach and detach your phone. Oh, and don't you fret; there is space for you to charge your phone while it is attached to the mount. The makers of this product know that is key.
via: AmazonIf you are a runner or a jogger or anyone who spends a lot of time on their feet, this compression knee brace is a perfect support system. If you experience joint pain or are recovering from a knee injury, you need a little insurance policy for your knee, and that is what this is. It reduces inflammation, soreness, stiffness, it and helps your muscles recover.
These Blackout Curtains
via: AmazonYou know when you go to hotels and you are so excited to close those blackout curtains and take a midday nap? Well, now you can do that in the comfort of your own home. These curtains are heavy enough to block the light but they are soft enough to look great. And if burgundy is not your color, don't you worry. There are 17 colors to choose from.
via: AmazonI have one pair of tongs, and there are so many days when I wish I had another one. You get two great pairs of tongs for $11, so you can't really beat that. One is 12 inches long and the other is 9 inches, so between these two, you are set for all your grabbing needs. These bad boys have cushioned handles and have non-slip handles. They are basically luxury tongs.
These Fairy String Lights
via: AmazonEveryone needs a little joy in their lives, and one of the easiest ways to do that is to get yourself some string lights! They don’t have to be used for Christmas directions, although they work perfectly for that as well. These are delicate cute little fairy lights and they are perfect for use in your bedroom or your living room! These even come with a remote control!
via: AmazonThis amazing device has all the power of a hairdryer in a round brush. I know. It sounds too good to be true. But it is! You can dry and style and volumize your hair all at the same time. This is perfect for the person who wakes up with a limited amount of time before they have to get out the door in the morning (ahem, me and everyone I know). The results and the reviews speak for themselves.
This Camping Hammock
via: AmazonIf you are an avid camper, or you just have two trees in the yard screaming for a hammock, this double camping hammock is perfect for you. It can comfortably support up to 500 lbs. and fits two people who don't mind getting cozy. It takes less than three minutes to install, too, so you don't have to worry about wasting your whole day doing that!