6 Clever Items to Simplify Your Life
Uh-oh: Your morning cup of coffee just spilled on the keyboard. Equipped with drainage holes, this washable and durable keyboard is easy to clean (and dry!) so you can get right back to work.
To buy: $40, logitech.com.
Featured November 2012
In addition to a corkscrew, this full-service wine opener includes a foil cutter, a pour spout, and a tight-sealing stopper so you’ll have all the tools for uncorking, serving, and saving your favorite Chardonnay in one spot.
To buy: $25, quirky.com.
Attach this adhesive pencil loop to any notebook or pad of paper and you’ll always be ready to jot down your next great idea (even while you’re on the go).
To buy: $5, kikkerland.com.
Forgot to turn off your flat iron? Don’t run home just yet. If you download the free app, this ingenious plug will synch up with your smartphone, which allows you to turn gadgets on and off, no matter where you are.
To buy: $50, belkin.com.
Small Chalkboard Hang Tags
These unique mistake-proof labels will come in handy for the gift-giver who can never quite remember that Aunt Gene’s name is spelled with a “J.” Simply use chalk (as many times as you need to) for writing messages or your favorite family member’s name.
To buy: $10 for 10, paper-source.com.