Handy gadgets are my favorite products to find on Amazon because I know they can be life-changing, even if they're the simplest things! Anything that helps adulting, parenting or working easier is a winner in my book, you just have to know where to find them. Good thing I love scouring Amazon for genius gadgets you've never seen before. To that end, I compiled this list of 30 of the handiest gadgets on Amazon to help you get by with a little help from your gadget friends, whether you need to open an impossible jar or manage your cables better.
From the smartest alarm clock to a way to keep your bananas fresher for so much longer, I've rounded up the gadgets you need for living your best life in every way.
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This Wooden Clock Tells You The TempDo you like data? Then you're going to love this wooden clock that also tells you the temperature and humidity in the room! The sleek design looks classy in any room, but it'd be especially nice as an alarm clock bedside. It even lets you set weekday mode which means your alarm only rings Monday through Friday so you don't have to remember to turn it off on the weekends. "View
These Shoe Organizers Really Save SpaceIf I had a quarter for every time my husband told me I have too many shoes... Well, now I can make it look like I only have half the amount with these shoe organizers that reduce storage space since they stack vertically. They adjust to fit everything from sneakers to your highest heels. There's also a rubber grip on the surface so your shoes won't slip off and make a jumbled mess, they stay perfectly organized and in place! "View
This Sink Saver Is ConfigurableWe have a white porcelain sink and I'm always worried it's going to get chipped by silverware or heavy glassware getting dropped into it by the kids. This sink saver is just what I need for peace of mind - it's configurable around your drain so will fit most any sink, and provides a protective layer between your dishes and your sink surface. "View
This Magnetic Knife Rack Saves SpaceInstead of taking up valuable counter space with a bulky wooden knife block, try this slim magnetic knife rack that saves so much space. It also looks super sleek and modern on your countertop since it'll be on display all the time! Plus, it's easier to pick the knife you want since you can see them all at a glance. "View
These Plastic Pliers Prevent Smashed FingersWithout fail every time I go to hammer a nail into the wall to hang a picture, I smash my fingers by accident. That's why these plastic pliers are a genius invention since they hold the nail for you and keep your poor fingers out of the way! These would be useful for all kinds of DIY house projects, too. "View
This Battery Case Holds It AllOur junk drawer is filled with a jumble of batteries in all shapes and sizes which makes it hard to find exactly what you're looking for in an emergency, like when the TV remote dies. This battery storage case solves that problem neatly and efficiently since it has a space for each individual battery. You can see your supply all at once so you know when it's time to restock, and you'll be able to find what you need in a snap. "View
This Electric Broom Is So HandyOne chore I hate more than cleaning the toilet is vacuuming the stairs. It's so hard to get the bulky vacuum up them without tripping myself or dropping it down the stairs, it's just really inconvenient. But this electric broom is the perfect solution! It's convertible from a bagless stick vacuum to a compact version to a handheld so you can use it all over the house. And the price is unbelievable for such a handy tool! "View
This Shower Organizer Is KeyWe currently have one of those over the shower head organizers, but I'm always worried it will strain the pipes since it's so loaded with products. This shower organizer that sticks on with super-strong adhesive is a much safer solution. There's still room for all your bottles and even a hook to store your razors, and there's no danger of an expensive plumbing snafu. Oh, and it's got over 3,000 stellar reviews! "View
This Cap Washer Goes In The DishwasherIs your baseball hat getting a little grody from head sweat? Mine sure is, but it's formed perfectly right now and I'm scared to wash it and have to start over again. But that wouldn't be a problem if I used this hat washer which can go right in the dishwasher to clean it, then lets you air dry all while keeping the shape. "View
This Cheese Grater Has Built-In StorageWe love cheese in this house, but I don't love how much of a mess it makes when grating it. So I was super happy to find this cheese grater with built-in storage that catches whatever you've grated. So much less mess to clean up on the counters! This would work brilliantly for carrots, too, which I love to grate for salads. "View
This Banana Hanger Prevents BruisesMy husband loves bananas but won't eat them if there's even a hint of a bruise anywhere on the skin. And of course, sitting in our fruit bowl, just the weight of the bananas themselves is enough to cause minor discoloration and squishy spots - so perfectly good bananas get relegated to the freezer for banana bread. This banana hanger would solve that problem quickly - since the bananas are hanging, much like they do in their natural growing state, there are no pressure bruises, just perfectly ripe, yellow B-A-N-A-N-A-S. "View
These Spatula Tongs Are GeniusOk, these spatula tongs may look weird, but they're a genius invention, I promise. You can easily flip meat with them since you have a good grip thanks to the tong part, but the meat won't fall apart due to the spatula's wide base. The center part also locks into place into the spatula so you can use it as a regular turner, too. "View
This Page Pal Helps Hold Your Book
Holding books open can be a challenge, especially if you don't want to use two hands. One needs the other hand available for such things as wine and snacks, yes? This Page Pal wooden gadget is the solution - it uses only the pressure of your thumb to hold open even the thickest hardbacks with ease. You can even get them customized for a really thoughtful present for your favorite bookworm!