Real Simple’s mission, through its 17 years, has been to simplify your life with smart finds like these.
Traditional earbuds are sometimes uncomfortable for little ones. These fleece headbands contain removable flat headphones and lie smoothly over ears. Volume level is limited to protect hearing. Machine washable.
To buy: $18 each; snugglyrascals.com.
Two-in-One Dog Collar
This nylon collar has a built-in four-foot leash, making it easy to quickly tether your canine. The leash is strong enough for dogs up to 110 pounds and retracts when not in use. Collar comes in four sizes and six colors.
To buy: $40; myraddog.com.
Leaf Stripper and Snipper
One of our all-time favorite tools got a makeover. Now it not only strips leaves from herbs and bulky greens but also features stainless-steel shears to snip fresh plants from your garden. Dishwasher safe.
To buy: $10; chefn.com.
Blue-Light Blocking Lenses
Eyes feeling strained after a day at the computer? These glasses filter out the blue light emitted from your devices. Six frame options available. No prescription necessary.
To buy: from $95; shopfelixgray.com.
Standard Wines Mini Bottles
When you don't want to pop open a whole bottle, enjoy these miniature options from Standard, recently launched by the founders of Vinebox. Each bottle contains 6.3 ounces of California wine, just over a standard single serving. Choose between red and white, and have a perfectly portioned pour every time. Available online now and coming to Whole Foods Market stores this year.
To buy: From $8 per bottle; standardwines.com.