37 Items from Amazon to Help Solve Problems You’re Stuck With

It's the little things, like not being able to find an outlet, that can drive you completely nuts. Or when you're driving and you have to sift through a mound of junk to find what you were looking for. Wouldn't it be nice if there was a solution to all of the little things cramping your style? Take a deep breath. We're here for you. All of those aggravating problems you're stuck with can disappear in the blink of an eye. Just browse this list of 37 items from Amazon that will solve all those annoying problems you're at a loss trying to fix. Whether it's something simple, like finding the right lid, or a more complex issue, like remembering all of those Mac shortcuts, we've got you covered. Start living a stress-free lifestyle and eliminate the small stuff you keep sweating over. These problem-solving products can help you get back on your A-game and allow you to focus on the things that really matter.

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These Silicone Lids Stretch to Fit Your Containers

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Basically, every kitchen has that one cabinet filled with mismatched plasticware lids — so downsize to these silicone ones. They'll stretch to fit nearly any container, and you can even use them to save halved fruit for later. One reviewer even wrote that "these lids work well on drinking glasses, table bowls, square storage containers, even directly on a cut melon or an onion half."

This Air Fryer Cooking Times Magnet is a Helpful Cheat Sheet

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This magnetic air fryer cooking times cheat sheet is about to become the handiest tool in your kitchen arsenal. "This chart is easy to read and lists most commonly cooked items. Magnet sticks well to my refrigerator so it can be easily accessible when using my air fryer. I have a 1500 watt fryer and the temps listed are spot on with the quick temps on my fryer." - N. Nick

Keep Your Cool With a Cute Portable Fan

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I promise you that I 100 percent carry a small pocket-sized fan around with me whenever I leave the house. Late summer in Florida? It's brutal. My previous fan kept accidentally turning on at the bottom of my bag. No such issues with this handheld mini fan. It collapses into a size small enough to fit in your pocket and has added features like a flashlight and an emergency phone charger.

These Adhesive Tacks Won't Damage Walls

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Not allowed to put nails into your walls? Just use these adhesive tacks to hang up pictures, posters, and more. You can even use them to secure candles in their holders, or even to hold small planter pots down on your window sill. "Used to attach speakers to the top plate on a set of speaker stands," wrote one reviewer. "This keeps them from being accidentally knocked off the top."

Tidy Your Space With Cable Ties Made From Tough Silicone

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Your options are nearly endless when it comes to how you can use these silicone cable ties. Wrap them around your headphones to keep them from getting tangled, or even tie one around your bread bag to help keep it fresh. Plus, the ends have magnets that'll keep them tied until you pull them apart.

Hooked On This Car Accessory

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Sure, backseats are useful and trunk space is great, but sometimes you need just a few more (organized) spots in which to stash stuff. These car seat headrest hooks take up very little room but give you added space for your purse, a coat, or additional bags from the store. No tools are required for these hooks, which slide easily on your car's existing headrest rails once the headrest is popped off.

Bake Away, With These Baking Sheets You Can Use More Than 400 Times

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Keep losing food between the grates in your grill? Put one of these reusable baking sheets down, and it'll keep any food from getting lost — all while still delivering that delicious charcoal flavor. Each one is heat-resistant up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit, and you can reuse them more than 400 times.

Gorgeous Tiki Torches That Double Up As Bluetooth Speakers

Imagine these tiki torches surrounding your patio or outside space to provide gentle light, but then amaze guests when they actually turn out to be Bluetooth speakers! You'll get the best of both worlds with these hybrid gadgets. They've got over 2,500 stellar reviews for sound quality, ease of use, and battery life!

Save All the Space With These T-Shirt Organizers

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Confession time: my drawers are a mess. I don't really fold things so much as mash them in there and hope they fit. It's not ideal. So I've been eyeing these t-shirt organizers. They're not just for t-shirts: any shirts fit into them and allow you to neatly stack your shirts. Plus, you can easily see where each item is.

This Multi-Purpose Drying Rack You Can Use to Dry Plastic Bags to Utensils

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Once you've washed out your plastic — or, ideally — silicone baggies, you can use this rack to let them air dry. It's made from rustproof stainless steel — and you're not limited to just bags. Use it to hold utensils, dishes, or even makeup brushes while they're drying.

Wake Up the Naturally With This Sunshine Lamp

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Do you wake up with the sun? Lord knows I try, but some days it's a struggle. This sunrise alarm clock is just what the doctor ordered for heavy sleepers and kids you're trying to get on a schedule. The light gradually increases in brightness a small percentage at a time prior to your alarm for a more natural waking experience. This clock can be configured for two alarms and also has a nine-minute snooze because, well, you know.

No Need for Gas Station Pumps with this At-Home Air Compressor Tire Inflator

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Fast, easy, and reliable. This tire inflator inflates a midsize car tire in 3-5 minutes. Be happy you can stop going to the gas station air pumps (which never work) and can instead plug in your very own tire inflator and pump up your tires from the comfort of your own garage. Use the LED screen to set a PSI and let her rip. If this isn't a bargain find, we don't know what is.

No Spills Every Time With This Clip-On Collander

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I don't know why it took someone so long to come up with a clip-on colander, but I feel like this might have been my million-dollar idea before someone beat me to it. Available in large and XXL sizes, this strainer doesn't require any additional pans to clean. Just pop it on the pan that needs drained and then throw it in the dishwasher when you're finished.

Cooling Tech Keeps Your Head Cool By Just Wearing This Hat

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I get awful headaches in the heat, and it makes working or doing anything enjoyable absolutely miserable. Someone recommended that I try a hat that has cooling tech built into it, and I'm really glad I gave it a shot. This one also has SPF50, which is awesome because we like to keep our skin as cancer-free as possible, wouldn't you say?

Reusable Bento Box Ice Packs in Cute Animal Shapes

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I love the look of bento boxes for lunchtime (see item No. 7 above), but how do you keep anything cold in those things? Enter these slim ice packs that work as well for lunch boxes as they do bento boxes. Oh, you say you're not into carrying dino ice packs into the office? Fine, party pooper. These also come in pineapple and rocket ship designs for yourself or your little ones who'll be too cool for school.

Clear Up That Pile of Caps in Your Kids Room With This Hanger

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Teenagers love to have multiple hats but I've never really found a practical way to organize them that doesn't take up tons of space. These hangers are custom made for hats: just clip each cap in, and they're instantly organized.

Bringing the Laundromat to You When You Are Outdoors

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Have you ever been on vacation, and you needed to wash a top (or a pair of pants, or underwear, or whatever), and had no idea where the nearest laundromat was? Same. I got this little wash bag for my last vacation, and it was so worth it. I can wash whatever I bring with me, so I can even back lighter … but I probably still won't.

This Stand Mister Makes Spending Time Outside More Enjoyable

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As a renter, it's not practical for me to install misters in our backyard. But I wanted something that we could use if we have people over for drinks or dinner. This stand mister is a gamechanger for anyone looking to cool off without setting up any crazy equipment. Connect it to your hose and prepare for a mist that will keep you cool as a cucumber.

This Bug Zapper Really Works

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Mosquitoes are the bane of my existence come the warmer months, they just seem to love something in my family's blood that keeps them coming back for more. This year, I'm taking my revenge with this powerful bug zapper that works incredibly well. It's quiet and extremely effective on those flying annoyances that can make being outside uncomfortable.

These Ice Packs Fit Into Small Lunchboxes

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Most ice packs are bulky, taking up a ton of space in your lunchbox — but not these ones. They're slim enough that they won't take up too much room, yet large enough that they'll keep your drinks and sandwiches fresh for later. Plus, they even freeze quicker than the thicker versions!

Put It On My All-in-One Charge-R

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So many gadgets these days require their own chargers, cables, and plugs that you can easily find yourself with electronics plugged into every power outlet. This wireless charging station streamlines charging for at least a few of those devices, namely your phone, AirPods, and Apple Watch. I love how small of a footprint it has, leaving plenty of room on my bedside table for other things.

Relieve Tension with this Neck Massager for Pain Relief

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The deep tissue neck massager can not only relieve neck pain but also promote blood circulation. Features 4 professional-grade massage modes for deep tissue and shiatsu action. Remedy your aches and pains with this affordable and effective self-massager!

Reusable Straws Made From Stainless Steel You Can Carry in Your Purse

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Since plastic straws are basically outlawed, you might as well snag this set of reusable ones while they're still on sale for less than $10. Each one is made from stainless steel that won't rust over time — and the smooth caps on the end give your lips a comfortable place to grip onto.

Shortcuts At Your Fingertips

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The older I get, the more Mac shortcuts I forget. This Mac shortcut sticker is a must-have if you want to speed up your productivity without having to Google the simplest way to complete tasks on your computer. This clear vinyl decal is created to be compatible with any MacBook Air Pro. Just Command + C and then Command + V and get it in your Amazon cart ASAP.

TENS Will Transform Any Pain Without the Co-Pay Bills

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The first time I had TENS therapy I was at a physical therapy appointment and was pretty sure it was going to kill me. But, you know what? After the first couple of minutes, I decided it was actually pretty great and it certainly left me feeling great afterward. Now you can do TENS therapy at home (with this under-$30 TENS unit) to stimulate and massage your muscles while offering pain relief as well.

Keep Your Dishwasher in Tip-Top Shape with this Dishwasher Cleaner

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​If your dishwasher isn't clean, you can't expect your dishes to get clean. Keep your glasses and plates looking nice and shiny, and your dishwasher staying fresh with this dishwasher cleaner. It's designed to power away lime and mineral build-up while your dishes simultaneously get clean as well.

The Scrapers Will Remove Everything From Stickers to Paint

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With heavy-duty blades that power through paint, stickers, decals and stubborn bits of crud, these scrapers are must-haves — even if you don't plan on using them just yet. They're small enough to fit inside your toolbox, and the tightening knob helps ensure that the blades don't shake loose. Plus, the safety cap keeps you safe from nicks when not in use.

This Car Phone Holder Works with Androids and iPhones

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There are many car phone holders on the market, but this holder mount is my go-to because it works with both Androids and iPhones. It's an Amazon's Choice product because of its latest improved vent clip that won't break or drop off the car. So, it's easily and securely attached to most air vents.

This Power Inverter Lets You Use Regular Outlets in the Car

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Ever wish you could just plug your laptop in while you're driving? Now you can with this power inverter. With two outlets and four USB ports, it's got enough space to charge practically every gadget in your car — and still have space left over. Plus, the tough metal exterior keeps it safe from bumps in the road.

This Plant Based Arnicare Pain Relief Gel Relieves Muscle Pain and Bruises

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Say goodbye to bruises and joint pain with this amazing Arnica Pain relief gel. It is a must have in my first aid kit and I love it even more because it is plant based and therefore chemical free. It is a brilliant for anybody who bruises easily or if you have old sports injuries that flare up from time-to-time.

Keep Your Valuables Dry with this See-Through Waterproof Bag

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Did you pass up the kayaking trip because you were worried about getting your phone wet? Say goodbye to wet worries and invest in a waterproof bag that will keep your phone, wallet, keys, or any belongings safe from water damage while you splash in the cool H20. Features a see-through clear lining and zipper pocket, so you can keep an eye on your phone at all times!

This Wearable Fan Will Keep You Cool

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You might think this neck fan looks silly, but don't worry — thousands of reviewers are pumped about how it genuinely helps them cool down. "I have hot flashes, and this fan allows me to do my job and not break out in a full-on sweat," wrote one enthusiastic shopper. "I never leave it at home now, or I am hot as heck without it! The battery life is great, and it takes me through an 8-hour workday with no problems."

Transform Those Messy Closets With This Drawer Organizer

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My favorite drawer organizers are the ones that bypass folding entirely, which is why I love this clever divider. All you have to do is roll up socks, underwear, or bras and slide them into individual compartments. Each one is easy to find and ready when you want it.

An Outlet Extender With Three Extra USB Ports

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Plug this extender into any wall outlet, and it'll add three extra outlets, and three USB ports. Oh, and did I mention there's also a USB-C port — just in case something other than your phone needs a charge. "Great space-saver," wrote one reviewer. " The angled AC outlets on each side are a genius decision, and the unit feels quite secure once inserted into your wall."

Step Into the Future with This Plasma Arc Lighter

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This flame-free plasma lighter is a wonderful upgrade from the traditional Bic or barbecue lighter. Simply charge the battery and get 600-800 lights on a single charge. Fun to use and futuristic — this electric plasma lighter on Amazon's secret bargain section is a great deal for under $10.

Go With The (Over)Flow With An Overflow Drain Cover


I can't be the only one who doesn't get the tub as full as I want when it's time to take a steamy and luxurious bath. Thanks to this overflow drain cover, I can fill the tub all the way to the top when it's bath time, thanks to its suction cup seal. This gives me additional inches of water in my bath without that dreaded draining that occurs when you've been sitting in it for, oh, say, an hour or longer. (Don't judge me.)

Keep Your Bag Within Arms Reach With This Stylish Car Purse Holder

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I can't even count how many times my purse has spilled all over my car because I had to brake quickly or I took a sharp turn (I'm a good driver, I swear). Not to mention all of the times that I needed to grab my wallet and my purse fell just out of arm's reach. This car purse holder allows you to hold your purse, laptop, snacks, etc. all close by to the driver's seat.