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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30 Life-Hack Products On Amazon Prime That Will Save You Time & Money

I'm all for saving time — but sometimes you've gotta sink a little extra of it into research if you want to discover all those totally brilliant hacks that'll change your existence. That's why these incredibly effective life-hack products on Amazon P…
By Shayna Murphy

These Miracle Towels Will Keep You Cool AF This Summer

Whether you're spending hours snaking through lines at Disney, or out for a grueling run on a summer day, a cooling towel can make the experience of being outside in the hot sun way less miserable. After all, the best cooling towels are a convenient,…
By Shayna Murphy

These Stimulating Toys Will Keep Your Overactive Cat Busy When You Can’t

Got a cat that's a real ball of energy? While some get more docile with age, others never lose that buzzy, energetic streak they first had as kittens, which is something that the best cat toys for active cats are designed to directly cater to and nur…
By Shayna Murphy

These 30 Affordable 5-Star Products On Amazon Offer The Best Bang For Your Buck

Getting the five-star treatment doesn't mean shelling out a small fortune in the process. Whether you're shopping for gifts or you're looking for something fun for yourself, you can always find plenty of affordable five-star products right on Amazon …
By Shayna Murphy

According To Reviewers, These 30 Products Are The Best Bargains On Amazon

It's always amazing to find a good bargain online, especially when you're shopping on a tight budget. But on Amazon, the excitement you feel over finding a good deal is somehow even greater, because while your dollars stretch, you get to sit back and…
By Shayna Murphy

33 Practical Household Products On Amazon That Are Shaped Like Cute Animals

Why have an ordinary home when you could have a magical one filled with adorable animal-themed stuff instead? The household products on this list aren't just incredibly practical — they're also so stinking cute, you'll wonder how you ever managed to …
By Shayna Murphy

These Insta-Worthy Pool Toys Are The Key To A Perfect Summer Weekend

If you're like me, then you had a complete blast at pool parties when you were growing up. Luckily, tapping into your inner kid is still possible with the best pool toys for adults — which are, admittedly, probably tamer than your childhood favorites…
By Shayna Murphy

These 32 Handy Products Are Trending On Amazon Because They're Effing Brilliant

When was the last time you organized your cabinets or found a way to scrub your counter so well that it gleamed? Annoying chores like this can be a lot easier to cross off your to-do list when you've got a few of these handy products that are trendin…
By Shayna Murphy

These Toys Will Keep Your Cat Entertained, Even When You Can't

For pet parents, the signs of a bored cat are unmistakable. From scratching and clawing at your favorite furniture to moping around the house all sad and gloomy, cats definitely let you know when they're unhappy. Luckily, the best toys for bored cats…
By Shayna Murphy

30 Of The Handiest Gadgets On Amazon For Under $20

In this day and age, finding a practical product that claims to make life easier isn't hard. You know what is? Finding one that actually does it. That's why these handy gadgets on Amazon for under $20 are such a steal. Not only are they cheap, but th…
By Shayna Murphy

8 Entertaining Cat Toys To Keep Them Busy — Because Cats Don’t Have Jobs

Most pet parents tend to think of their cats as solitary creatures who spend most of their time snoozing or stretched out in a sunbeam, but the truth is, cats thrive on activity and need it to stay happy. With the best cat toys, you can keep your fav…
By Shayna Murphy

These 31 Brilliant Products On Amazon Have Over 5,000+ Reviews For Good Reason

Good reviews matter when it comes to buying new products online — and oftentimes, the more widely reviewed something is, the easier it is to take a chance on it. For instance, there are certain brilliant products on Amazon that have more than 5,000 i…
By Shayna Murphy

These Homey Cat Trees Are Perfect For Your BFF (Best Feline Friend)

As a devoted cat-mom, I'm always trying to track down new things to pamper my cat with so she'll love me. Shopping for the best cat trees so she'll stay entertained and stimulated has always been high on my to-do list. Unfortunately, picking the righ…
By Shayna Murphy

The 32 Most Bananas Products On Amazon That Have Near-Perfect Reviews

After years of shopping on the Internet for weird but genius stuff that makes life easier, I'd like to say that I've seen it all. But the truth is that just by scrolling through Amazon on a given day, it's easy to find new products that are seriously…
By Shayna Murphy

According To Reviewers, These 31 Products Are The Best Bargains On Amazon

It's always amazing to find a good bargain online, especially when you're shopping on a tight budget. But on Amazon, the excitement you feel over finding a good deal is somehow even greater, because while your dollars stretch, you get to sit back and…
By Shayna Murphy

32 Fascinating Products & Inventions For Men On Amazon

Guys can be a real pain in the butt to shop for. Whether you're doing it for a boyfriend, father, or your closest bro, convincing them to ditch the brands they know and love to try something new can be tough. Fortunately, that's where the fascinating…
By Shayna Murphy

30 Life-Changing Products On Amazon You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

FOMO is one of the weirder, more annoying side effects of social media usage (that and getting friend requested by your parents). But it can also happen when you least expect it, like when you're shopping online and come across reviews from people wh…
By Shayna Murphy

These 31 Affordable 5-Star Products On Amazon Offer The Best Bang For Your Buck

Getting the five-star treatment doesn't mean shelling out a small fortune in the process. Whether you're shopping for gifts or you're looking for something fun for yourself, you can always find plenty of affordable five-star products right on Amazon …
By Shayna Murphy

31 Life-Changing Products On Amazon You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

FOMO is one of the weirder, more annoying side effects of social media usage (that and getting friend requested by your parents). But it can also happen when you least expect it, like when you're shopping online and come across reviews from people wh…
By Shayna Murphy

29 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