Maria Cassano

Maria is a born and raised New Yorker, though with her love of farm-fresh food and sprawling mountains, you’d never know it. She’s got a nasty case of wanderlust, but she still has loads of room left in her heart for things that are safe and comfortable, like knitting, tea, and corgi gifs.

When Life Hands You Lemons, These 40 Products On Amazon Will Instantly Make You Happier

By Maria Cassano
You don't need a random writer on the internet to tell you that life can be hard, or unfair, or stressful. What you may need, however, are a few fool-proof ideas in your arsenal to combat those days when nothing seems to be going right. Good thing…

40 Problem-Solving Products On Amazon To Combat Mercury In Retrograde's BS

By Maria Cassano
The sun is warm. The days are long, and there's ample time for beach novels and fire pits with friends. Then Mercury comes along to screw it all up. Or, rather, Mercury moves away to screw it all up, so it's a good thing there are genius products on…

29 Grooming Products On Amazon That Keep You From Feeling Gross

By Maria Cassano
In my personal opinion, the human body — and all its functions, excretions, and habits — is a beautiful thing. That being said, certain stuff can make you feel a little less hygienic from time to time. Grooming is humanity's protection against that…

61 Brilliant & Shockingly Affordable Products Most Added To Amazon Wish Lists

By Maria Cassano
Think back to second grade, when your best friend in class got one of those stacking point crayons, and you just had to have one, too. The best random but brilliant products most added to Amazon wish lists are a little bit like that. Yeah, I'm a…

These 32 Most-Useful Products On Amazon Solve Gross Everyday Problems

By Maria Cassano
We're all grown-ups here. We can talk openly about the seemingly-gross stuff that all of us have to deal with from time to time. Absolutely no one is immune to sweating, pooping, and basic household germs, which is why I'm thankful for the genius…

34 Genius Inventions On Amazon That Will Help Manage The Germ Jungle You Live In

By Maria Cassano
Having your own space is a beautiful thing. It means decorating the way you want and keeping your things exactly the way you like them. But when you're solely responsible for the cleaning, you realize just how quickly mold, germs, mildew, and dust…

41 Genius Products On Amazon That Are Quickly Racking Up 5-Star Reviews

By Maria Cassano
For the most part, I like to experience things for myself. I'd much rather get a first-person perspective than make a judgment based on the accounts of others — that is until we're talking about brilliant Amazon products with five-star reviews. If…

35 Weird Products On Amazon With More Than 3,000 Five-Star Reviews

By Maria Cassano
Sometimes the word "weird" translates to "unexpected." Sometimes it means "strange," and sometimes it means "utterly random." In the case of these weird but wildly popular Amazon products, "weird" means all of the aforementioned and more. But…

45 Products On Amazon Under $20 That Are Just So Damn Good

By Maria Cassano
Arguably one of the best feelings in the world? Stumbling across a genuinely awesome product, looking at the price tag, and audibly asking yourself, "That's it!?" Personally, this happens to me a lot more often now that I'm well-versed in the…

50 Hidden Gems Under $10 On Amazon To Treat Yourself Or Someone Else To

By Maria Cassano
I'm of the belief that if you're going to treat yourself (or someone important to you), you might as well leave the shopper's guilt behind. That being said, for those moments when you just can't quiet the voice of responsibility, there are loads of…

If You Struggle To Stay Organized, These 43 Genius Amazon Products Might Be Your Saving Grace

By Maria Cassano
In a mere 10 years, I've somehow gone from someone who couldn't find her floor through the layer of clothes to someone who can't work unless her desk is spotless. Yes, I'm sure some of it was genetically inevitable (my mom's an organizational…

70 Weird-As-Hell Products On Amazon That Are Actually Genius

By Maria Cassano
A single Amazon search can send you spiraling through a whole array of emotions. One product makes you ask, "Why does this exist?" while the next prompts the following email to your landlord: "Is it cool if the rent's late? I had to buy a thing."…

These 26 Books & Tools Have Gone Viral With Millennials Trying To Lead More Soulful Lives

By Maria Cassano
I have two full shelves of books on my bookcase. The top one is comprised of novels, memoirs, college textbooks, autobiographies, and everything ever written by Tolkien. The bottom shelf (which is just as big) is entirely filled with self-help books…

Genius Things On Amazon Under $25 That Are Wildly Popular With Reviewers

By Maria Cassano
If you're buying something online, you can't hold it or see it up close. So how does someone make an informed decision about a purchase? Easy. Take it from the people who have held it and seen it up close. When it comes to awesome things you can buy…

24 Weird Bras & Underwear On Amazon That Are Actually Genius

By Maria Cassano
When you get dressed in the morning, you probably don't think twice about your bras or underwear. Neither a stretchy triangle with three holes or a sling with padded cups are anything to write home about. Wrong. Amazon is loaded with weird but…

27 Brilliant Inventions That You’ll Freak Out Over If You Have Big Boobs

By Maria Cassano
I love my boobs. They've provided me with much cushioning and cleavage over the years — because they've also been large since day one of puberty. That's why I'm always psyched to hear about brilliant products that make life easier for people with…

If These 26 Products Won’t Make You Organized, Nothing Will

By Maria Cassano
I recently moved out of the home that I spent the first 23 years of my life in —that meant going through 23 years' worth of accumulated stuff. After that experience, I picked up a bunch of products to stay organized, promising myself to keep things…

62 Brilliant & Shockingly Affordable Products Most Added To Amazon Wish Lists

By Maria Cassano
Think back to second grade, when your best friend in class got one of those stacking point crayons, and you just had to have one, too. The best random but brilliant products most added to Amazon wish lists are a little bit like that. Yeah, I'm a…

43 Brilliant Gifts Under $25 On Amazon So Good They Seem Expensive AF

By Maria Cassano
As November comes to an end, it's time to heat up a plate of Thanksgiving leftovers and sit down with your holiday budget. Maybe your list of people is longer than you anticipated, or maybe you spent too much on holiday decorations (I've been…

33 Brilliant Gifts From Amazon With 2-Day Shipping That Don't Seem Last Minute

By Maria Cassano
Gone are the days of choosing between these two unfortunate scenarios: Waiting over an hour in a department store line, or waiting three and a half weeks for something you ordered online. Instead, Amazon has tons of last-minute gifts with two-day…