Real Simple’s mission, through its 16 years, has been to simplify your life with smart finds like these.
All Natural Firestarters
Whether camping or simply enjoying a backyard bonfire, egg cartons, packed with sawdust and paraffin wax, provide an all-natural and eco-friendly way to get the flames going faster.
To buy: $10, thegrommet.com.
Reusable Pet Food Storage Bag
If you’re taking a furry friend on a road trip this summer, easily pack and transport pet food with this airtight to-go bag. It holds up to 14 cups of food—and features a dedicated spot for feeding instructions.
To buy: $15, containerstore.com.
Cabana Boy Sunscreen Applier
Tired of your earbuds falling out of your ears? These sterling silver studs have a crafty indentation to hold the cords firmly in place. Available in 14 designs.
To buy: $68, eachjewels.com.
Chi Kabloom Brush
Straight out of a funfetti cake box, this brush has squiggle-shaped nylon bristles that help add lift at your crown. Only five inches long, it fits (and will never get lost in) your bag.
To buy: $8, loxabeauty.com.
Love browsing food posts on Instagram? You’ll go crazy for this new free app, which helps you find the restaurants that serve those delicious eats. The photos appear on a Facebook-like feed that will keep you scrolling for hours.