6 Clever Items to Simplify Your Life
Real Simple’s mission, through its 15 years, has been to simplify your life with smart finds like these.
F'lint Retractable Lint Roller
Traditional lint rollers are too bulky for travel, but this portable version slides easily into a purse. The retractable design keeps the sheets from drying out or sticking to the other contents of your purse.
To buy: $7, thegrommet.com.
Kikkerland Clothespin Bike Light
This clip-on bike light will help keep you safe on nighttime rides—no fancy gear required. It easily attaches to most handlebars, and shines a bright, long-lasting light to alert drivers.
To buy: $8, amazon.com.
Red Wine Stain Remover
This all-natural spray (designed to mimic a wine bottle) works quickly to remove tough stains, including red wine, berries, and blood. For best results, spray on fresh stains before they've seeped into the fabric.
To buy: $9, thegrommet.com.
Chef'n SaladShears Lettuce Chopper
You don't have to buy lunch to get a chopped salad. This kitchen tool lets you cut, shear, and chop without wilting the greens, and its compact size means you can chop straight in the serving bowl.
To buy: $10, amazon.com.
No matter what adventures you have planned in 2016, this journal ensures you won't miss a beat. Jot your thoughts down poolside, by the ocean, or even in the pouring rain.
To buy: $20, urbanoutfitters.com.