We all remember when our parents would say things like “because I said so” or “when I was your age.” However, as we get older, we may realize that we’re turning into our parents in more ways than one. From practical purchases to home decor choices, we may gravitate towards the same things our parents did and buying things they used to get excited about. In this article, we’ve compiled a list of 35 items you’ll buy if you’re becoming your parents. From money-saving gems to practical kitchen gadgets, these items will make your life easier and more comfortable just like your parents always knew they would.
This Cappuccino Cup Set Is a Must-Have
You can’t miss out on your morning coffee, especially not when you have this Sweese Cappuccino Cup Set that comes with a set of four gorgeous mugs, matching plates and a metal stand to rest it all in. These cups can be used for any hot beverage, including coffee or tea.
This Squeezer Will Save You Money
When purchases are getting paid for out of your wallet, you suddenly begin to get a lot less wasteful. To save money and time, this ONDY Toothpaste Squeezer can assist in getting every last bit of toothpaste out of the bottle, saving you from that trip to the store. They come in a pack of four, so the whole family can join the fun.
This Paw Cleaner For Furry Friends
When you were a kid, having a dog probably seemed like a lot of fun. Yet, as an adult, it’s a lot different. This Dexas Paw Cleaner makes it a little easier to keep your home clean, even when you have furry friends. Just rest their paw at the top of this Amazon gem to ensure all of the mud and dirt gets wiped away before they come back inside.
This Flip-It Bottle Emptier Makes Products Last Longer
To ensure you get every last bit of product out of your favorite kitchen sauces or shampoo bottles, you must invest in this Flip-It Bottle Emptier that can screw onto any lid or bottle. This little accessory will assist in squeezing out every last bit of food, liquid or product from the bottle, saving you money and a trip to the store.
This Batter Dispenser Makes Breakfast More Fun
Breakfast lovers fall in love with this KPKitchen Pancake Dispenser every time it arrives at their doorstep. This pancake accessory can hold up to four cups of batter at a time and features a wide mouth opening that makes filling a breeze. Plus, the pull-handle design won’t break on you, so that you can squeeze away pancake after pancake. And pouring perfect pancakes like a pro has never been easier with the quick-close valve.
This Avocado Slicer Is So Easy to Use
Make meal prep ten times more manageable with this OXO Avocado Slicer. This handy all-in-one tool splits, pits, and slices your avocados to enjoy your favorite fruit without the hassle. The stainless steel pitter removes the pit with just one quick twist, while the slicer lifts the fruit from the skin into seven perfect pieces.
This Dinnerwear Set For Your Next Party
Who knew ten years ago that you would be scrolling on Amazon for hours looking for the perfect set of plates for your next dinner party? This Vancasso Dinnerwear Set is just what you need to impress your guests, as it comes with dinner plates, bowls and other essential accessories for serving the most delicious meals.
These Sleep Headphones Will Help You Drift Off
Now that you are adulting, it probably makes a lot more sense why your parents were always sleeping with earphones in. Get every bit of sleep throughout the night with these POSNIUD Sleep Headphones that make it easy to fall asleep. They have a built-in Bluetooth function and a stretchy fit that makes getting the best rest to the most relaxing sounds easy.
Breakfast Is Served With This Egg Timer
Never overcook a single egg again with this TOFOREVO Egg Timer that couldn’t be easier to use. Simply place it in boiling water with your eggs and watch as the face changes color, indicating the softness or hardness of your egg. This gadget is a must-have for any kitchen and can be used by all age groups.
This Travel Bottle Set Is For Trips
Traveling was a lot easier when your parents were doing all of the packing and planning for you. Think ahead with this Morfone Travel Bottle Set with various bottles you can use to travel with your favorite shampoos, shaving creams and more. They have a silicone covering that will keep your liquids safe and clean.
This Jump Starter Can Do It All
Although it may look like a regular flashlight, this Halo Bolt Jump Starter can do much more. This bad boy has a bright LED bulb perfect for changing tires or any other roadside emergency. Plus, it’s rechargeable and has an SOS feature to make you extra visible in the event of a mishap.
These Glass Soap Dispensers Will Impress Guests
Almost every set of parents had these JASAI Glass Soap Dispensers in their guest bathrooms, and now it is clear why. These refillable containers make it easy to boost the ambiance of your home while impressing every guest and family member who takes a peep in the bathroom. They are easy to clean and reuse, making them last as long as you want.
These Bug Repellent Bracelets Work Like a Charm
Bug spray may have been annoying when you were a kid, but it’s safe to say that you know the repercussions of skipping out on the spray as an adult. Invest in these Cliganic Bug Repellent Bracelets that come in a pack of ten to make it easier. These bracelets are made with various essential oils that will work to keep the bugs away.
This Wine Saver Pump Is For Wine Lovers
As you get older, it probably makes sense why your parents spent so much time in the wine cellar. This Vacu Vin Wine Saver Pump will serve as your new best friend whenever you cannot finish up your favorite bottle of wine. Just pull this bad boy out and allow it to suction up all the liquid so you can’t enjoy it later.
This Nail Grinder Works Fast
Keep your furry friend’s nails looking sharp without the fear of hurting with this dog Casfuy Nail Grinder that makes caring for a pet ten times easier. You don’t have to take all of the raving reviewer’s words for it, as veterinarians and pet grooming professionals recommend it! With an advanced diamond drum bit grinder, it’s the safest and most comfortable way to trim your pet’s nails.
This Grape Cutter Is Perfect For Snacks
Whether preparing lunch for the kids or just chopping up some tomatoes for your next salad, this Klosom Cutter is just what you need to get the job done. This handy kitchen tool can turn any of your grapes, tomatoes and other fruits or vegetables into small, chopped-up pieces that are safer and easier to chew on.
This Drain Catcher Kit Is an Essential Item
You knew it would be a bad day as a kid when your parents found out about the clogged drains. Never deal with that problem again after investing in this HOMEFAVE Drain Catcher Kit with seven different catchers to protect your drains. Made of durable and flexible silicone, these sink stoppers effectively catch hair while allowing water to drain. Plus, they’re heavy enough to stay put and won’t float away.
This Toothpaste Cap Makes Mornings Easier
Sometimes it’s the smallest things that make the biggest difference. For example, this Lusofie Toothpaste Cap can assist in keeping your toothbrush as clean and safe as possible. It can easily slide on and off the head of your brush, making it easy to keep everything in order. It comes in a pack with eight pieces so that the whole family can enjoy it.
These Storage Bins Work Great for Organizing
Never run out of space to store your most precious belongings after investing in these StorageRight Storage Bins that can slip right underneath your bed. Say goodbye to cluttered bedrooms and hello to neatly organized spaces with these under-bed storage containers. Perfect for storing blankets, pillows, out-of-season clothes and shoes, books, toys, and more.
This Soft Serve Machine Makes the Best Dessert
It’s time to set aside the ice cream and invest in something that is both practical and healthy. This Yonanas Soft Serve Machine makes it possible to turn all your favorite fruits into the most delicious sweet treat for the nighttime. Simply place your banana, strawberry or fruit of choice into the machine to see fast results.
Keep This Portable Fan in Your Backpack
Whether you are headed on a hike or just walking through the city, you will not want to forget about this Galatop Portable Fan that is small enough to fit in your purse, briefcase or backpack. This powerful fan has three-speed settings and a rechargeable battery to be used repeatedly.
This Fabric Shaver Fixes Furniture & Clothing
Renew your clothing and furniture with this ZHIBAI Fabric Shaver. It is perfect for general garment care and quick emergency fixes and features five shave heights that can be adjusted to fit different fabric types and lint-ball sizes. This wireless gadget can easily be charged and reused whenever you need to fix something up.
This Foot Peel Mask Is So Satisfying
Renew and restore your skin in seconds with this DEMORA Foot Peel Mask that uses a botanical blend of fruit acids and extracts that work hard to slough away dead skin cells and repair rough heels. It’s easy to use, too; just slide your feet into the mask, wait 60 minutes, and watch the magic happen over the next 6-11 days.
This Steam Vacuum Can Do Two Things at Once
You know you’re adulting when you start to get excited about a purchase like this Bissell Steam Vacuum that can work to suction up all of the crumbs and dirt on your floors while steaming at the same time. It can eliminate 99.99% of all bacteria and germs that may be stuck on your floors while freshening up and cleaning simultaneously.
This Shiatsu Neck Massager Feels Like a Dream
After a long, stressful day at work, nothing will feel better than this Shiatsu Neck Massager that will relieve you of all muscle soreness and neck stiffness. With various kneading massage nodes, you can work to eliminate fatigue and alleviate muscle tension within seconds. You can also adjust the intensity with three-speed strength levels and long handle straps that allow you to customize your massage experience.
This Shoe Cleaning Kit Works Like Magic
Although you may have rocked some dirty shoes throughout childhood, you know you’re adulting when you care to keep your shoes shiny and clean. This Pink Miracle Shoe Cleaning Kit is just what you need to renew your kicks. Its tried and tested formula makes it the number one choice for sneaker-head collectors and anyone who wants to keep their shoes looking new and professional. Just a few drops of this shoe cleaner concentrate can work wonders on shoes of all kinds.
This Stool Tool Reduces Strain
Make your bathroom experience a little bit more comfortable with this Stool Tool helps reduce hemorrhoids, constipation, and strain by providing a better angle for going to the bathroom. The squatting toilet stool is designed to lift your legs and mimic the natural squatting position, while the foldable design with easy-function hinges makes it perfect for storage or travel.
These Reusable Bags For Leftovers
Start saving your leftovers with these Lerine Reusable Bags that come in a pack of ten. These bags are leakproof, dishwasher-safe, and made of silicone, allowing you to store almost anything in them. They come in various shapes and sizes, making it easy to find the perfect bag for all your delicious foods.
This Keyboard Cleaner to Renew Your Computer
Pesky crumbs, hair and dust bunnies are just a few of the things that may be hiding in your keyboard or laptop. With this MECO Keyboard Cleaner, you can get all the nooks and crannies in seconds. This bad boy will clean up your laptop, mechanical keyboard, makeup bag, pet house, and piano! It’s cordless and rechargeable, allowing you to clean anywhere after just 200 minutes of charging.
These Meal Prep Containers For Snacks On the Go
Making meals as a kid was so much more fun. Bring back the fun with these Bent-Go Meal Prep Containers that make it easy to pack a lunch on the go. They have various sections separating your food, allowing you to diversify your meals daily. They also come with leak-proof lids, so you don’t have to worry about making a mess in your bag.
This Pet Hair Remover Does the Dirty Work
Say goodbye to the mess that your furry friend has been leaving behind with this ChomChom Pet Hair Remover that is a must-have for pet parents on the go who are tired of constantly dealing with fur on their clothes and furniture. This reusable lint brush remover efficiently gathers all hair, dust, and dirt in just a few seconds.
This Wood Polish & Mint Cloth For Home Owners
Restore your favorite furniture and bring it back to life with this Howard Wood Polish and Mint Cloth that is a game changer for all homeowners. This powerful polish works on all types of wood surfaces, leaving behind a soft luster and a protective coating thanks to beeswax and carnauba wax. Keep your wooden cabinets and antiques looking their best by applying this conditioner whenever the wood looks dry or faded.
This Magnetic Wristband for DIY
If you like to play handyman every once in a while, you are going to want to check out this RAK Magnetic Wristband that serves as the perfect gadget for keeping screws, nails, bolts, and drill bits close at hand during home improvement projects, carpentry, auto repair, and more. This is the perfect gift and accessory for anyone who likes to get to work.
This Iron & Steamer For a Sleeker Look
Dress to impress for any special event with this Nori Iron and Steamer that will introduce you to the world of wrinkle-free clothes. No more heavy and clunky ironing boards taking up valuable space in your home, as this Nori Press is small and compact, making it easy to travel. Plus, it saves you precious time by quickly ironing both sides of your garment at the same time.
This Eye Glasses Set For Better Sight
Although you may have had great vision as a kid, your parents might have warned you what happens when you start to age. This Eye Glasses Set is just what you need to get back on track with your vision, as it comes in a set of five, allowing you to keep them in all of your most frequent spots. They come with a variety of strengths to choose from, allowing you to find your perfect fit.