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My five favorite household gadgets! My five favorite household gadgets!

My five favorite household gadgets!





Hello! Today I'm joining as the host of a monthly blogging series with some of my favorite bloggers -- Pam from Simple Details, Lisa from Shine Your Light, Kris from Driven by Decor and Jennifer from Dimples and Tangles. 
This month the theme is top five favorite home gadgets and it's right up my alley! I LOVE this stuff! I've shared some of these with you over the years but some are new. ALL are items we use nearly every day or at the very least every week. 
First up...my favorite plug. Yes, I have a favorite plug. It's in our kitchen island:
We were always using that plug to charge our electronics and the adapters were always disappearing around the house. Now we keep a charging cord in the junk drawer nearby and it plugs directly into the outlet. 
This is the brand we use and I found it at Lowe's. You can always find it online here too:
You do have to change out the plug -- if you've done it before it will take a few minutes to replace! (And if you haven't -- it isn't a hard project and they give you instructions.) 
The junk drawer I mentioned is right around the corner and you can see how I keep that organized here: 
My all time favorite gadget is in that drawer -- those odd looking green scissors are the BOMB. 
I've talked about these over the years (they are called the Zibra Open It scissors and I get them online here) and will until every one of you has one. ;) These are made to open up hard plastic packaging. They cut that and zip ties wrapped around toys and other items easily. They also have two little tools at the end -- a small blade that we use to open boxes and a small screwdriver that is perfect for those tiny screws on toys and electronics: I use them every day -- even for cutting flowers from the garden. They are a perfect gift idea for all ages. :)  I get asked about how I keep our hardwood floors clean quite a bit. I've only found one item that works consistently over the years:
I'm obsessed with this Bissell steam mop! I've had other steam mops over the years and they didn''t hold up well. This one is still ticking and is SO easy to use: 
It's the Bissell PowerFresh Steam Mop and you can find it both online and in stores all over like Walmart and Target.

It comes with two mopping pads -- you just plug it in, fill up the water reservoir and let it heat up. It only takes a minute or two and there are three different levels. I always use the highest one and the water still seems to last forever.

We've had more messes than usual lately with the bathroom renovation upstairs and I just pull this out and wipe down the floors really quick. You toss the pad in the washer when you're done. LOVE IT. And they don't take forever to dry -- that's one of my favorite parts.

If you have tile, vinyl or sealed hardwoods it will work so well for you!

This next gadget is small buy mighty -- I blogged about how we use the Amazon Dash buttons in this post. They make me feel like we're totally h...
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