22 Everyday Essentials Worth Stocking Up On During Cyber Monday
Sometimes, it’s the little things that can bog a person down, like a lunch box that leaks or an umbrella that breaks in a downpour. At Wirecutter, we specialize in finding everyday items that are actually well designed and a joy to use. We’ve discovered that these things can make us feel lighter, happier, and more focused on what really matters. Here are the best Cyber Monday deals we’ve spotted on essentials—from razors to spatulas—that will elevate your day-to-day.
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- A durable coffee mug
- The best personal blender
- An excellent dish rack to make dish washing easier
- Our favorite tumbler
- Comfortable, supportive insoles
- A versatile white tee
- Cute and comfortable bras
- A pencil eyeliner with staying power
- A little less for the best body razors and handle
- Savings on the best face razor
- A feature-packed electric razor
- An effective electric toothbrush
- A stylish and helpful toilet stool
- Great sunscreen for any season
- Reef-safe sun protection
- Safe and effective bug spray
- A longer, stronger charging cable for your iPhone
- A durable iPhone case
- A bright rechargeable flashlight
- A basic home toolkit
- A handy utility knife
- Trusty yellow pencils
May 9, 2022
Outdoor Life: Do You Really Need a Water Filter for Backpacking and Mountain Hunting?
While DEET products may be more familiar by name and their chemical smell, sprays with 20 percent picaridin, like Sawyer Products, offer comparable protection without the harsh odor and oily feeling on your skin.
The Sawyer Squeeze was (by far) the most common Pacific Crest Trail water filter this year – for the fifth year in a row. It’s a $39, 3 oz / 85 g hollow fiber filter that rids your drinking water of protozoa and bacteria (and floaties). It can be used with Sawyer bags (included with the filter) or with compatible water bottles (Smartwater is the bottle of choice for many hikers).
SAWYER MINI WATER FILTER, $22 This has been my water filter of choice for years now. The bags can be iffy — I have had a few break – so carry a couple. However, the filter itself is reliable, light and inexpensive. -Logan