6 Clever Items to Simplify Your Life
Coffee Scoop Clip
This two-in-one tool helps you scoop the perfect amount of grounds into your coffee maker and seals the bag after use to keep your java fresh.
To buy: $6, cb2.com.
Featured April 2015
This clever wine stopper features a plastic gel-filled “icicle” that chills wine quickly (and keeps it cold) and a spout that aerates the vino as you pour. Whites stay cool for up to an hour and reds reach room temperature in just 15 minutes.
To buy: $25, momastore.org.
With a no-slip grip for handling tools and an extra-long length to protect wrists from thorny twigs and branches, these water-resistant gloves are a must-have for avid gardeners.
To buy: $26, shop.foxglovesinc.com.
Packable Rain Boots
Finally a pair of rain boots that won’t hog space in your suitcase! These packable boots fold up for easy storage, so you’ll be prepared for any weather condition. Each pair comes with a travel bag to protect other items from getting wet or muddy.
To buy: $40, puddletons.com.
Vow to Be Chic
Don’t let wedding season wreak havoc on your budget. Whether you’re a bride looking for a rehearsal dinner dress or a bridesmaid hoping for a more affordable option, this site simplifies the shopping process by offering dress rentals instead. Once you find the right frock, you’ll receive two sizes to ensure the fit is right. Then, a week before the event, your pre-selected size will arrive.