6 Items to Simplify Your Life
The iconic picnic basket now has an insulated liner and a zip top to keep the chicken salad and Chardonnay chilled during your moveable feast. Folds flat for storage.
To buy: $60, touchofeurope.net.
Featured July 2011
As your cherry pie bubbles away, the white “slice” on this timer gets smaller and the colored one gets bigger. A quick glance from across the room lets you know how long you have to wait for your sweet reward.
To buy: $14, josephjoseph.com.
This luxurious travel-size hand cream has a pot of raspberry-tinted lip balm attached, so you can spend more time primping, less time digging through your purse.
To buy: $40.50 for two, votrevu.com.
Illuminated Dog Leash
What makes this six-foot leash extra-fetching? Embedded LEDs allow oncoming cars to spot you up to a quarter mile away in the dark. Bonus: With every leash purchase, $3 is donated to animal rescue. Available in seven colors.
To buy: $25, thepupcrawl.com.
When you’re looking for a job, it’s not just what you know or who you know…it’s also who they know. This site instantly turns your Facebook contacts into a networking web. Search for the name of a company or a dream job and you’ll get a list of any friends (or friends of friends) with related experience.