The Best Products for People Who Keep Losing Things
Between work, appointments, kids, volunteer activities, sporting events, etc. life can be a lot to juggle, so it’s no wonder we lose things from time to time. But not anymore…
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No more chapped lips
Never lose your lip balm again! With Zip Stick, you can attach it to your keys, your ski jacket, your purse, your backpack and just about anywhere else. The point is, you’ll never have to worry about chapped lips, because your Zip Stick will keep your Chapstick in place and easily accessible—instead of floating around at the bottom of your purse, car, or wherever else it is these things usually get lost in. Bonus points: You will never again take a load of laundry out to find the Chapstick you left in your pocket has melted everywhere.
The end of random paper trails
Say goodbye to that pile of important documents you keep on your desk—yes, that same pile you can’t ever seem to find what you need from. Instead, Spears recommends going paperless with the ScanSnap ix500. “The device is a standalone scanner that connects to your computer or mobile device wirelessly,” Spears explains. “As soon as you open it, your paired device is immediately connected. You simply place your paper items on the feeder tray and hit scan. A window pops up and asked you how or where you’d like to file the scanned items.”
Hey Alexa, find my…everything
Jennifer Rodriguez, chief hygiene officer at Pro Housekeepers, recommends Pebblebee Finder to her clients. She says it’s somewhat similar to Tile, but has a lot of other cool features, including voice control and Alexa integration. “I use this specifically when I travel so I don’t lose important items,” Rodriguez says.
All in one place
Imagine keeping your phone, your credit cards, your driver’s license, and your cash all in one place—so that none of them ever get lost. The ULAK Wallet Case makes it simple to do just that, with multiple pockets and compartments to accommodate all your daily needs and has a sleek design that’s easy to carry. A wristlet allows you to keep your phone and everything else in hand at all times, and cutouts on the case make sure you still have full access to both your phone’s speaker and camera. Next, read on for 26 secrets professional organizers would never tell you for free.