6 Items to Simplify Your Life
Chobs Cutting Board Feet
By attaching these nonslip feet to the corners of any standard cutting board, you’ll elevate the surface, keeping both sides clean until you’re ready to use them. And having two prep areas will help diminish the chances of cross contamination.
To buy: $10, spoonsisters.com.
Featured May 2011
Casabella Window Screen Sponges
Before putting up your window screens, give them a good cleaning: These easy-grip microfiber sponges are built to tackle dirt buildup on aluminum or plastic screens.
To buy: $7 for two, casabella.com.
Ladybug Tablecloth Weights
If you’re dining alfresco, don’t let the wind blow your plans. You could weigh down your tablecloth with rocks, but it’s a clunky solution. Instead, attach these ladies to the corners of your tablecloth to keep it from whipping around in the wind.
To buy: $10 for four, bayvillagestore.com.
If your meal requires a fork and a spoon, this plastic multifunction utensil will make dining a whole lot simpler (and take down your stress level if the right disposables aren’t included with your takeout).
To buy: $13 for four, perpetualkid.com.
Go take a hike—really. This app will help locate the right trail for your adventures. Search for parks or trails that are great for walking or biking, mountains just made for climbing, even campgrounds, wherever you are in the world.
To buy: $1, itunes.com.