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Favorite Finds for the New Year!


I always love a fresh new year! It just opens up possibilities and resetting our goals and priorities. It doesn’t matter if we don’t keep our goals all year, it’s the progress that matters. I’m excited to share with you my favorite finds for the new year.

No matter what your focus is for 2022, there’s something here that can help make you make this your best year yet!

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Make 2022 the year of getting organized! Bublup is an app that makes it easy to save, organize and share all things important to you! Make folders to keep track of your ideas, future projects, exercise routines, recipes, playlists, important documents, and more. With Bublup, you’re able to organize your own files (documents, videos, photos, music, and more) or save links from anywhere on the web directly into folders. Thanks to visual folders and unlimited subfolders Bublup makes organization easy!

Use Bublup like your own personalized social feed, but focused on you and the things you love and want to save to easily find again later. You can use it to group items by your goals, such as Healthy Recipes, No-Gym Workout Routines, or Must-Read Book Lists. Whatever it is you’re focusing on this year, Bublup will make it easier to achieve your goals and find exactly what you’re looking for right when you need it. The Bublup app is FREE or up to $9.99 per month, based on storage limits. You’ll save 20% off with an annual plan! 

Favorite Finds for the New Year! everwallpaper

Have you ever wanted that designer feel in your home? Everwallpaper offers beautiful wallpaper that will update your space while adding color and texture to any room. You can even design your own custom mural wallpaper! Simply measure your wall, then choose your paper type, and upload an image of your choice! They’ll provide a free digital mockup with how your design will look in your room to help you get it just right.

I adore Everwallpaper’s gorgeous nursery room wallpaper collection that has over 300 designs to choose from including whimsical creatures and fun patterns with everything in between. You can choose a medium weight wallpaper that has a sharp image print and lots of vibrancy or pick a heavy paper for a canvas type texture that’s super easy to clean! If you’re looking for an easy DIY solution, go for their peel-and-stick paper that’s easy to apply without tools! Visit Everwallpaper to browse all their designs to find your favorite!

Favorite Finds for the New Year! phomemo labeler

Get your home in order with a Phomemo D30 portable label printer. It’s compact size makes it easy to store, easy to take with you, and still easy to use! The label printer connects to your phone with bluetooth letting you design and customize your labels easily. Then, print out the labels on the thermal label paper. With the direct thermal technology, you won’t need to worry about replacing ink, toner or ribbons.

The labels quickly print and then just peel off the back and apply the label sticker wherever you need it. The D30 Label Printer can print labels from .24″ – .47″ which is perfect for labeling small items. I love that the labels are waterproof, oil proof, and scratch proof – perfect for labeling leftovers, or whatever you want to organize! You can find the Phomemo D30 portable label printer on Amazon.

Favorite Finds for the New Year! audible exactly what to do

One of my favorite ways to be productive is to pop in an audiobook whenever I am doing mindless tasks. Such as running errands or sorting laundry or going for a walk. Audible has the largest collection of audiobooks with all sorts of titles from self-help and motivation to fictional stories you can get swept away into. I’m excited for the new exclusive series with Mel Robbins titled Here’s Exactly What To Do. It’s podcast series with short episodes that are easy to sneak into your week.

With an Audible Premium Plus Membership, not only do you get your choice of audiobook each month, you’ll also have access to the Plus Catalog with tons of audiobooks included! I love that there are titles for everyone in my household included like The Sesame Street podcast for the kids and an exciting true crime podcast Death by Unknown Event for the adults!

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If you’re wishing for more sleep this year, turn to PeachSkinSheets for the most comfortable sheets I’ve tried that will upgrade your bedroom! PeachSkinSheets are made of a soft luxurious 1500 thread count level of softness. The sheets work wonders to help you feel cool by wicking way moisture and being breatheable. They’re even hypoallergenic so even if you have sensitive skin you’ll be comfortable all night.

PeachSkinSheets are naturally stain resistant and don’t fade in the wash! I also love that they don’t shrink or pill and come out of the dryer without wrinkles meaning they look great wash after wash. They have a range of gorgeous colors to choose from, like this subtle sage green or go for a bold navy or even a classic white sheet – whichever you choose you’re going to love your new sheets!

Favorite Finds for the New Year! altered carbon knife

Are you looking for thoughtful personalized gifts for your Valentine this year? Turn to Groovy Groomsmen Gifts for thoughtful personalized gifts. A unique gift idea is a personalized Bottle Opener! They have styles that can be attached to a wall to quickly and easily open a drink without having to mess with a tool. The built-in magnet even catches the caps! The guy that loves watches will be thrilled with a personalized watch or watch box!

I also love their assortment of great groomsmen knives! I personalized knives for my older boys this year for Christmas and they each got a unique style that matched their style. The knives are engraved and personalized with their names which makes it such a wonderful gift and keepsake.

Favorite Finds for the New Year! sperry boot

Get the family ready to tackle wet weather this winter and spring with Sperry! You know you can trust Sperry’s line of shoes to keep you playing, no matter the weather. The brand started with the inspiration that you should be able to stay steady on your feet, even on a wet ship deck, and they’ve been helping people spend more time enjoying the land and sea ever since.

My son tested out the Big Kid’s Bowline Boot in our recent snowfall and it kept his feet warm and comfortable while sledding, a snowball fight, and lots of time outside playing in the winter weather. I love that they’re not heavy and clunky like traditional snow boots, but they were still up to the task! They have a durable and comfortable foam footbed and a non-marking rubber outsole for wet and dry traction. Another favorite style is their Big Kid’s Bowline Storm Boot that are perfect for everyday wear but durable and water-resistant to tackle the weather.

Favorite Finds for the New Year! frankie wordsearch throw

Add some warmth to your space with a beautiful woven throw designed by Frankie Print Co! I adore this Word Search Throw Blanket that’s eye-catching and fun! It’s a cotton woven throw that is soft, durable, and machine washable! Choose from one of 9 themes that each feature a set of words perfect for the theme – like mom, friend, Christmas, there’s even one themed for cats and naps!

If you’re looking for a truly one-of-a-kind gift for a loved one this year, like for Valentine’s Day, they even have a Personalized Love Letter Throw Blanket that features you’re handwriting (or pick a handwriting font)! Your love letter will be printed onto a beautiful woven blanket with a classic lined notepaper style that’s so cute! It will truly become a keepsake to treasure!

Favorite Finds for the New Year! disney villianous

If you love game, you’ll want to add Ravensburger Disney Villainous: The Worst Take It All to your game cupboard! You’ll play as a villain from an assortment of wicked characters including Ursula, Maleficent, Captain Hook, Jafar, Prince John, or the Queen of Hearts. The game is so immersive bring you right into the movie with beloved heroes trying to stop your progress. Each character has a very different play style and objectives which makes it fun to play over and over to try all the different characters!

When you’re ready to take on new challenges, grab Disney Villainous: Perfectly Wretched which includes 3 new popular villains – Cruella De Vil, Pete, and Mother Gothel. The game can be played on it’s own, or mix and match with other titles in the series. Or, tackle Disney Gargoyles: Awakening which is a cooperative strategy game battle between the heroes and the Gargoyles with a new battle during each night phase.

Favorite Finds for the New Year! atarni gloves

It’s been an extra cold winter here this year, but Atarni Kids Winter Gloves came to the rescue! They offer waterproof gloves that have a soft fleece inner lining and insulating velvet, and then a wind and waterproof nylon outer that keeps them comfortable and dry while out in the cold. I really liked the integrated strap that helps cinch the gloves at the wrist to help keep out snow – it worked great!

Atarni has you covered for your outdoor adventures with a 2L Water Bladder Hydration Backpack. It’s compact design makes it easy to take anywhere and the extra storage pocket will let you bring along your supplies and keep everything together so you’re hands free and comfortable during your activities. I really appreciate that it comes with a cleaning brush and a replacement mouth piece! Help your family get ready for your favorite adventures – from skiing to hiking and all the other fun in between with Atarni!

Favorite Finds for the New Year! gathre block

Gathre offers an easy to tote along with you versatile mat that can be whatever you need – a beach towel, picnic blanket, craft mat, table cloth, or whatever else you need in a pinch! The mats are wipeable and water-resistant making them easy to wipe clean, and then store away to use again! They are made of a bonded leather with a soft flocked suede backing you’ll love. I adore this Midi Square in Knoll, a beautiful steely green and the generous 54″ square design has so many uses!

The smaller Micro mat in Stone Stripe, or your favorite print, is perfect as a changing mat, placemat, pet mat, or desk mat! I love that it can be easily folded up and stash in your purse for a clean surface for your little one while dining out! My boys would have loved the Block print Micro with a cute town scene. Just bring along a toy car and you’re child will be entertained while you wait!

Which of our new year favorites finds do you love most?