Shayna Murphy
Shayna Murphy is a Boston-based writer. Her work has appeared in BookBub, PopMatters, Taste of Cinema and other outlets. She enjoys midnight movies and not burning the house down with her cooking.
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These 50 Products On Amazon Under $25 Are Practical As Hell

Adulthood doesn't happen so much as it creeps up on you in tiny little bursts. For me, one of the biggest signs that I've gone from faking it to full-on adult status is how jazzed up I get to buy cheap but practical products on Amazon, like a new sho…
By Shayna Murphy

53 Things On Amazon Skyrocketing in Popularity That Are Total Life-Changers

Getting a package delivered always feels really exciting, even when the stuff inside is pretty boring (see: socks). But what if every package that came to your door from Amazon was filled with the kind of life-changing products that reviewers can't s…
By Shayna Murphy

67 Unique Gifts Under $10

Need to get a really affordable present for someone but don't want to come off looking like a total cheapskate in the process? While finding the unique gifts under $10 might seem impossible there are actually some cheap AF things on Amazon that not o…
By Shayna Murphy

47 Random Amazon Products That Thousands Of Reviewers Say Changed Their Lives

Life isn’t without its frustrations — and sometimes you need special products to help you solve those little problems that always seem to pop up. Whether you're looking to stay on top of goals or you just want something that makes everyday tasks les…
By Shayna Murphy

74 Best Gifts Under $10

Shopping for gifts can be stressful. No one wants to feel like they have to spend an entire month's rent each time a special occasion rolls around, but the pressure to spend a lot of money can make folks dread having to come up with gift ideas. That'…
By Shayna Murphy

34 Affordable Luxuries To Treat Yourself To — Because You Effing Deserve It

Letting yourself relax is one of those things that's easy to forget about when things hit the fan — but avoiding it can keep you from having much-needed moments of peace or tranquility. It's one of the big reasons why it's nice to treat yourself to s…
By Shayna Murphy

These Are 43 Of The Most Brilliantly Practical Inventions You Can Buy On Amazon

As the kind of person who strives to live as simply as possible, I always find myself drawn to practical inventions that take the stress out of everyday tasks. Whether it's folding laundry or prepping meals in advance for the week ahead, chores like …
By Shayna Murphy

45 Great Gifts For Men On Amazon

Sometimes giving a great present is all about luck. Other times, it's about knowing how to make registries and wish lists work to your advantage. Wish lists are basically like a cheat sheet to buying gifts, especially when you're trying to shop for g…
By Shayna Murphy

These 45 Brilliant Products On Amazon Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

I'm all about finding items that can make my to-do list way simpler to get done. Whether it's making a salad or trying to style my hair, certain tasks can be a lot done faster with the right products — which is why I put together this list of brillia…
By Shayna Murphy

29 Strange Products People Are Buying On Amazon That Are Pure Genius

People are always telling me I have an affinity for the bizarre, and I like to think that translates over to the kinds of things I love to buy online. Whether it's a butter spreader or a funky wrist rest, I always try to see if there are some strange…
By Shayna Murphy

30 Absurdly Clever Products On Amazon For Anyone Disorganized AF

There are all kinds of reasons why people get messy. From bad breakups to crazy work schedules, life can get a bit much to handle sometimes, and when that happens, cleaning usually ends up at the bottom of most to-do lists. While Amazon is full of am…
By Shayna Murphy

34 Brilliant & Life-Changing Products For People Who Need To Seriously Chill Out

Has stress from work, relationships, and life got you feeling like you're in a never-ending cycle of stress? While everybody deals with anxiety at some point or another, if you've been feeling seriously weighed down by all that's going on, these tota…
By Shayna Murphy

These 62 Clever Products On Amazon Are Basically Life-Changing Magic

Always scrambling to find a pair of pants in a pile of clothes, or the right knife to chop up all the veggies you need for the perfect stew? There are all kinds of life-changing products that can solve problems just like this, and make ordinary tasks…
By Shayna Murphy

34 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That Actually Live Up To The Hype

You can buy a lot of weird AF stuff on the Internet. From socks that make your skin peel off to fun shower heads, there's no shortage of wacky things you can find online. But what is really surprising is how useful and straight-up amazing some of tho…
By Shayna Murphy

These 21 Super Popular Grooming Products Are Sure To Sell Out

Some grooming tasks are just more enjoyable to do than others. Giving yourself an at-home pedicure? Amazing. Trying to figure out how to get gunky stuff off your tongue? Not so much. Luckily, there are plenty of brilliant and super popular grooming p…
By Shayna Murphy

68 Cool Gifts Under $10 on Amazon That Won't Make You Look Cheap AF

Need to get a really affordable present for someone but don't want to come off looking like a total cheapskate in the process? While finding the unique gifts under $10 might seem impossible there are actually some cheap AF things on Amazon that not o…
By Shayna Murphy

75 Awesome Gifts Under $10 That You Won't Be Embarrassed To Give

Shopping for gifts can be stressful. No one wants to feel like they have to spend an entire month's rent each time a special occasion rolls around, but the pressure to spend a lot of money can make folks dread having to come up with gift ideas. That'…
By Shayna Murphy

35 Cheap But Thoughtful-Looking Gifts On Amazon For People You Begrudgingly Have To Buy For

We've all been in that situation where we need to get a gift for someone we don’t really know that well. And while this is the kind of thing that can feel panic-inducing, there's no need to sweat — Amazon is loaded with cheap but thoughtful-looking p…
By Shayna Murphy

40 Unique Gifts On Amazon

Picking the perfect gift for someone can often feel like trying to find a needle in a haystack. If you're a last-minute shopper, it can get even more frustrating trying to figure out what to buy for that oh-so-picky person on your list. Luckily, ther…
By Shayna Murphy

49 Gifts For People Who Are Hard To Buy For

If there's a present I know a loved one absolutely has to have, I'll find a way to make sure they get it. But that’s pretty rare — most of the time, it's not easy to figure out what to get someone. People are picky! In fact, finding gifts for people …
By Shayna Murphy