I'm Drew, a native Minnesotan, now cat-loving Angeleno who also enjoys singing, yoga, photography (feel free to peruse my Instagram), meditation, cooking, biking and hiking year-round in the glorious So Cal weather. I'm excited to share my favorite 33 things I bought on Amazon that I'd buy a hundred times over because they're that good. See if you agree with my picks!
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via: AmazonI love listening to the Company soundtrack while vacuuming the house. Sondheim's music strikes a chord and helps me pass the time contemplating the character's loneliness instead of my own ;)
The Furminator Deshedding Tool For Cats
via: AmazonThis Furminator deshedding brush is really easy to use and so effective - the cats seem to enjoy it as well. I wear a dust mask while using because hair definitely goes flying!
This Dust Mask
via: AmazonThis dust mask is great to wear when brushing your cat(s). It lets me breathe without the allergies!
This Durable Yoga Mat
via: AmazonThis sturdy yoga mat gets better with each use. It's totally non-slip and supportive to make even complicated poses comfortable.
This Vitamin D Supplement
via: AmazonGet that Vitamin D! Even though I live in L.A., working in an office I sometimes lose track of time and forget to go outdoors. I've totally felt the benefits of taking this from an overall mental health standpoint.
This Yoga Mat Spray
via: AmazonNamaste! This yoga mat spray is a great companion to any yoga mat - I spray my mat down once after every three classes or so. It smells so clean and provides an aromatherapy boost, too.
This Cozy Masculine Candle
via: AmazonThis Tobacco & Patchouli candle smells so good - like a warm, comforting hug. It makes my place feel so cozy whenever I light it.
via: AmazonThese cleaning cloths are so handy. I'm constantly cleaning my glasses and phone and have been known to lose a wipe here or there. Good thing these come in a pack 18 so I'm not super upset when one disappears into the ether.
These Split Pretzels
via: AmazonOkay, yes, I admit this is a lot of pretzels but they are by FAR the most delicious I've ever had thanks to the unique split design that makes them extra crunchy. This 12 pack sets me up for a month at least.
These Marble Coasters
via: AmazonThese hexagonal coasters look really classy and are so durable. I like the geometric shape that adds a little interest.
These Stylish Socks
via: AmazonNothing better than new socks. These guys are stylish, colorful and comfortable, which isn't an easy combination to find. Unfortunately, this style was really popular and is currently unavailable but we found this style which we also like that we think you will also enjoy.
This Retro Watering Can
via: AmazonI like the retro design of the watering can and it definitely gets the job done. I grew up with one of these bad boys so there's definitely a sense of nostalgia!
This Succulent Plant Food
via: AmazonMy friend bought this succulent plant food for me as a birthday gift and now I always make sure to have it in the house. Really makes a difference with the growth of my succulents!
via: AmazonThis magnetic phone mount is a super simple and effective way to hold my phone up in the car. It comes with a magnet strip you put on the back of your phone - no suction cup or installation necessary - and fits right into the air vent.
This Pet Odor Remover
via: AmazonThank God for this pet urine and odor remover. With two cats, I use this on a frequent basis. I like that it's eco-friendly and non-toxic for people and pets.
via: AmazonI love these knives because they're colorful and they get the job done! Comes as a single, a pair or a set of three so you always have one on hand.
via: AmazonThis essential oil roll-on helps me relax and the cool feeling from the peppermint is a total de-stressor.
This Handy Corkscrew
via: AmazonI got this handy corkscrew a few years ago and it's served me well. The color is so cheerful and brightens up my home bar.
These Durable Wineglasses
via: AmazonThese durable wineglasses are attractive, sturdy and not too thick. An essential part of any home bar set-up.
This Hygge Room Spray
via: AmazonI love how this room spray smells. It's not overpowering at all but gives the room a really warm, cozy feel. Unfortunately, this particular room fragrance is not available at the moment but thankfully they also make a diffuser in the same fragrance.
These Agate Bookends
via: AmazonI love the look of these stone bookends. They hold books well and are beautiful when the late afternoon California light hits them!
This Instant Pot Cookbook
via: AmazonThis Instant Pot cookbook is a must-have for anyone that owns one of those handy kitchen gadgets. The recipes are super simple to follow. I use this all the time - particularly love the soups!
This Codenames Game
via: AmazonThis is a great party game to keep people guessing. It's fun for intimate gatherings or large, rowdy groups!
These Plastic Protectors
via: AmazonThese plastic furniture protectors can also be put to good use on stairs. They've definitely kept the cats from scratching up the rugs!
This Drill Brush
via: AmazonDare I say this Drill Brush makes cleaning fun? It turns your drill into a cleaning machine, which works particularly well on bathtubs and shower grout.
This Drain Millipede
via: AmazonThis drain millipede is a simple and effective way to unclog a drain without a snake. Bendable, adaptable and really works! I've used this a ton to DIY simple plumbing fixes.
This Wood Cutting Board
via: AmazonThis cutting board is very well made and holds up over time. I use it almost daily and it still looks good. I have it displayed on my kitchen counter.
These Foam Earplugs
via: AmazonI go through a lot of these foam earplugs since our neighborhood has a lot of dogs. They're cheap, effective and plentiful so we always have some on hand for better sleeping.
These K-Beauty Face Masks
via: AmazonThese Korean facial masks keep my skin feeling so fresh and so clean, clean. There's a great variety in the pack of 16 masks.
These Supportive PillowsIt can be hard to find a good pillow, but these ones are super comfortable and supportive. And considering you can get a two-pack for around $22, they're also an insane bang-for-your buck solution for sleep.
This Sriracha Hot SauceRemember when Sriracha was going to disappear? Good thing it didn't because I pretty much use this stuff on everything - so delicious!
These Sleek Picture Frames
via: AmazonYou can't go wrong with a good, basic picture frame to elevate home decor. They're sleek and classy and make whatever you're framing look good.
This Planter Pot
via: AmazonI love planting succulents in these planter pots. The natural ceramic style goes well with lots of types of decor.