I can't even begin to tell you how many times I've gone down on Amazon rabbit hole. There are so many different items that can be used in so many different ways. If there's one thing I've discovered, it's the fact that there are so many useful items that you didn't even know existed. From pancake batter dispensers to mini humidifiers to a selfie stick that allows you to take the ultimate selfies with your furry friend–the options are endless.
I've scoured high and low to find 37 Amazon items that will help you get stuff done in 2021 and make it a year to remember (for positive reasons). You might want to bookmark this page now, just to be safe.
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This Toilet Bowl Cleaner That Does The Work For You
via: AmazonI think we could all use some cleaning products that actually take care of the whole "cleaning" thing for you. This automatic bowl cleaner gives you a sparkling toilet every time you flush. It evens removes years of hard water stains!
These Earbuds That Make Cleaning (Slightly More) Fun!
via: AmazonIf you resolved to finally get in shape or get organized this year, let me introduce you to a little secret weapon: these Echo earbuds. They provide high-quality immersive sound and noise cancellation, which motivate you to run that 5K or clean every inch of your house. Plus, they're wireless and use voice-control. The future is NOW.
Create The Perfect Sliced Cheese For Your Burgers With This Cheese Slicer
via: AmazonLong gone are the days of cheap wire cheese cutters thanks to this cheese slicer. If you're like me and prefer blocked cheese over artificial cheese slices, this is a must-have for your kitchen–especially if you are a burger or sandwich lover. And let's face it, who isn't?
This Corn Stripper Is Downright Addictive
via: AmazonIf you're looking for a handy gadget that's also ridiculously fun to use, this corn stripper has got it all. It makes an annoying task (stripping corn kernels) incredibly easy, and I find myself looking up recipes that include corn just for an excuse to use it. Bonus: it's under 10 bucks!
Make Perfectly Shaped Pancakes With This Batter Dispenser
via: AmazonWho doesn't love pancakes and cupcakes? If you've ever baked, then you know that getting the perfect amount of batter for each pancake can be tricky (and messy). With this batter dispenser, you'll get flawless pancakes every time.
Say Goodbye To A Messy Microwave With The Angry Mom Microwave Cleaner
via: AmazonI'll be the first to admit that my microwave is a bit of a disaster. I can't count how many times I've warmed something up only to have it explode all over the place. With the angry mom microwave cleaner, cleaning up the mess is easier than ever. Simply add water and vinegar, heat her up for a few minutes, and watch the crud disappear.
This Portable Razor Will Keep You Silky Smooth Everywhere You Go
via: AmazonThis 3-in-1 portable razor includes a refillable water spritzer, a pre-shave moisturizing bar, and two razor blades. Whether you're running late for a meeting or want to get silky smooth at the gym, the small size allows you to throw it in your bag and take it with you everywhere you go.
Save Time With This Hair Straightener Brush
via: AmazonWho has time to blow dry AND straighten their hair these days? I know I don't. Luckily, this hair straightener brush is a total lifesaver. In 15-minutes or less, you'll go from soaking wet hair to smooth, dry, straightened locks.
Protect Your Devices With This Rotating Surge Protector
via: AmazonHaving a surge protector is a surefire way to save all of your devices against power strike damage. This rotating surge protector includes 2-outlets and 2 USB outlets and rotates 360 degrees so that you can fit it in even the tightest spots.
This Car Air Purifier Will Keep Your Car Smelling Brand New
via: AmazonThere's nothing worse than a bad smelling car. From fast food that you pick up to dirt from pets, foul smells tend to linger. With this car air purifier you never have to worry about this again. It releases negative ions to eliminate odor and increase air quality. Say hello to that new car smell again!
Never Waste Another Beer Again With These Beer Savers
via: AmazonHow many times have you opened a beer only to discover that you can't finish it? Or you know someone that can never seem to down the entire bottle. Throwing away half drank bottles is less than ideal. With these beer savers, you can sip leisurely and know that you can come back to your bottle later on.
Turn Your Bathroom Into A Spa With This Rain Shower Head
via: AmazonTaking a shower is one of the small pleasures in life. It's a space where you can forget the problems of the world and simply relax. So why not turn your home shower into a spa? With this rain shower head you can! With 100 silicon nozzles, this high pressure shower head will have you feeling oh-so-luxurious.
Make The Best Mash Potatoes Around With This Folding Potato Masher
via: AmazonI am a mashed potato fiend. Well any potato really, but mashed potatoes are some of my favorites. With this foldable potato masher you get perfectly mashed potatoes with very little effort. This isn't even the best part though. With this device, you will never have to worry about your masher getting stuck in your drawer ever again.
Take The World's Cutest Selfies With This Pooch Selfie Stick
via: AmazonIf you have a dog, then you know how hard it is to get a cute photo together. They have the smallest attention spans and very rarely sit still. With this pooch selfie stick, you can distract them with a tennis ball to get the ultimate selfie together. Talk about stepping up your Instagram game.
This Magnetic Cable Organizer Will Keep You Organized (And Sane)
via: AmazonAhh, yes, charging cables. They literally keep all of my lifelines charged yet are the bane of my existence. They easily tangle together and create a messy desk. This magnetic cable organizer can hold up to three different cords snuggly, all while keeping the cords separated from one another.
This Bluetooth Speaker Is The Size Of Your Palm
via: AmazonWhile something so small may not seem like much, this portable Bluetooth speaker packs a serious punch. Packed inside its tiny shape are a 5w driver and passive subwoofer, which deliver rich, bold sound. For less than $25, it doesn't get much better than that.
Clean Up Crumbs And Dust With This Mini Vacuum
via: AmazonWorking from home this year has taught me how easy it is to dirty up your desk. Between lunches, snacks, and overall dust, I find my desk gets covered in crumbs real easily. With this mini vacuum, I can clean my space every day so that I can start every workday with a tidy work area.
Every Travel Lover Needs This Portable Espresso Machine
via: AmazonIs there anything better than a hot cup of coffee first thing in the morning? I don't think so. This is especially true when camping or traveling. With this portable espresso machine, you can make yourself a hot cup of joe in a matter of minutes without bulky and heavy equipment.
This Outlet Shelf Will Help You Save Counter Space
via: AmazonMost households these days have at least one smart device. While I love my Echo, it tends to take up a lot of counter space. This outlet shelf allows you to store your smart devices (or literally anything 10 lbs or less) while freeing up counter space.
Charge All Of Your Devices At Once With This 3-in-1 Charging Station
via: AmazonIt may be excessive, but I definitely have an iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods. And I know there are a lot of people out there just like me. This 3-in-1 charging station allows you to charge all three devices at one time in an organized fashion. If you've got a small nightstand, this will save you from the headache, trust me.
Keep Your Skincare (Or Your Beers) Cold With This Portable Mini Fridge
via: AmazonSkincare routines are all the rage right now (and with good reason), and more and more people are opting to refrigerate their serums and moisturizers. This portable mini fridge allows you to keep your products chilled without taking up too much room. Not into skincare? That's alright. It works for beer, soda, and more!
Never Burn Yourself Again With The Ove Glove
via: AmazonThere's nothing quite as painful as getting a burn while you take something out of the oven. But fear not. With the Ove Glove, those days are over. Thanks to its Kevlar and Nomex make-up, you can handle items that are up to 540 degrees. That's right, it basically turns you into a superhuman.
Stop Guessing Measurements And Measure Your Food With This Kitchen Scale
via: AmazonOne of the most time-consuming parts of cooking is measuring everything out. With this electronic kitchen scale, you can cut prep time in half while accurately measuring out ingredients.
Get Cleaner & Younger Looking Skin With This Facial Cleansing Brush
via: AmazonThere are many facial cleansing brushes on the market, but this one is one of the best (especially for the price). Use it to remove makeup, deep clean your pores, and reduce blackheads. Once fully charged, this small brush can be used 200 times!
Keep Your Kitchen Clean With These Baggy Rack Stands
via: AmazonWhile it may seem like a simple task, pouring food into ziplock bags is a surefire way to spill. With these baggy rack stands, you can keep bags upright, making pouring food a whole lot easier.
Stay Protected With A Personal Security Alarm Keychain
via: AmazonPersonal safety is a must for me (I listen to too many true crime podcasts) so this alarm keychain became a must-have. Despite its small size, when activated, the alarm can be heard from as far as 600-feet away. The high pitch noise is so loud that it will grab the attention of others immediately should you find yourself in a dangerous situation.
Keep Your Wine Fresh With This Wine Saver Pump
via: AmazonUnless you plan on drinking an entire bottle in one sitting, keeping wine as fresh as possible for as long as possible is crucial. With the wine saver pump, you can keep an opened bottle of wine tasting brand new for up to a week after it was been opened. No more wasting good wine.
Every Person Who Wears Glasses Needs The Peeps Eyeglass Cleaner
via: AmazonAs a glasses wearer myself, I am all too familiar with glasses covered in dirt, fingerprints, you name it. And more often than not a t-shirt doesn't cut it when it comes to cleaning them. That's where the Peeps eyeglass cleaner comes in. Using an invisible carbon cleaning compound, it cleans lenses in a matter of seconds.
Keep Your Tush Out Of The Toilet With This Toilet Bowl Night Light
via: AmazonWhile it may seem like a silly device, this toilet bowl night light is quite useful. It helps you navigate your way through the bathroom in the middle of the night which means you won't have to worry about your tush falling in while in the dark. Plus kids love it!
Every Chronic Netflix Binger Needs This Flexible Phone Holder
via: AmazonI love spending my days in bed binge-watching a new show. However, I don't love not being able to get comfortable while watching shows on my phone. This flexible phone holder has solved that problem. Clamp it to your nightstand, desk, or bed frame for ultimate viewing pleasure.
This Digital Measuring Tape Is As Handy As Can Be
via: AmazonIt's amazing how you can find a digitalized version of almost everything these days. This digital measuring tape is great for every day measuring around the house or for any handyman in your life.
Keep Air From Drying Out With This Portable Humidifier
via: AmazonBecause I live in the desert, the air is pretty much dry 24/7. Winter and summer especially. With this portable humidifier, you can keep your home's moisture high, which helps keep you healthy and comfortable. Not to mention it's great for houseplants as well.
Stay Up Reading All Night With This Reading Light
via: AmazonI tried to do the whole reading thing on my phone and iPad, and I missed holding a physical book. The one downside to books is the lack of light. I tend to do most of my reading at night so having a light is essential. This reading light lays comfortably around your neck, so you have both hands to read.
Avoid A Sticky Laundry Room With The Tidy-Cup
via: AmazonHow many times have you opened up your laundry room cabinet only to discover that it is covered in laundry detergent? I can tell you that this is a daily occurrence for me. Avoid a sticky laundry room with the Tidy-Cup, a gadget that fits most detergent bottles and catches dripping soap.
Stop Wasting Your Money On Lighters And Get This Rechargeable USB Lighter Instead
via: AmazonIf you have Tik-Tok, then there's a good chance that you've seen these rechargeable lighters before. I've gone through my fair share of drugstore lighters. I'm an avid candle burner, which means they don't ever last too long. With this lighter, you never have to worry about refilling with lighter fluid.
Stop Scrubbing Your Bathroom By Hand. Use These Drill Brush Attachments And Save Yourself The Trouble
via: AmazonThe bathroom is one of my least favorite rooms to clean. Especially the shower. These drill brush attachments make the job a lot easier. Scrub away the mildew and soap scum in seconds without getting on your hands and knees.
Save Your Favorite Sweater With This Defuzzer
via: AmazonHow many times have you gotten a new sweater only to find that it pills after one wash? We've all been there. Luckily, this doesn't mean the sweater is a lost cause. This de-fuzzer safely removes pills and lint from your favorite clothes and furniture. One use and your items will be looking as good as new.