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8 new things for your new year

8 new things for your new year

The new year is upon us. It's finally 2019, and it's time to start working on those resolutions we promised ourselves we'd finally keep this time.

Whether you're looking to read more books, drink more water, or finally get a good night's sleep, we've got the perfect products culled straight from Amazon that should help you accomplish whatever it is you've got your heart set on doing.

Are you ready to set 2019 on fire with a renewed amount of excitement and determination? Check out our 8 awesome picks for items you should buy in the new year, whether you're trying to keep a resolution or just looking for some useful picks to spend those holiday gift cards on.

All-new Echo Show (2nd Gen), Amazon, $229.99

Make your home smarter with the addition of an Amazon Echo Show. Bring the power of Alexa to your everyday life, as the Echo Show can help set reminders, facilitate video and audio calls, let you watch TV shows and movies, and help you learn about whatever your heart desires.

It's a svelte device that can even assist in controlling smart products like light bulbs around the house. And if you need someone to talk to? Alexa's always there for you!


Simple Elephant Planner, Amazon, $18.99

We all want to be more organized. This special planner can help you do just that, all while helping you be more mindful, present and grateful for everything in your life. It's great for mapping out goals, writing down daily affirmations and notes, Then, when you accomplish the things you've been wanting to, you can go back through and check off all your lists.

It's a fun and easy way to turn the tides of your shiny new year, and you get an excuse to buy plenty of matching pens, too!


AfterShokz Trekz Titanium Mini Wireless Bone Conduction Bluetooth Headphones, Amazon, $99.95

If you're embarking on a fitness journey with the rest of us, you'll need something cool to listen to your tunes with. These interesting headphones are sweat-proof, and use your bones to conduct sound! Headphone enthusiasts will want to check them out, especially because they're Bluetooth and feature a lightweight, colorful design perfect for working out.

Encourage yourself to get out there and get fit with this awesome accessory at your side!


HydraCoach Plus Smart Water Bottle, Amazon, $39.99

If you've resolved to drink more water this year, let technology help you achieve that goal. This smart water bottle is designed with real-time hydration monitoring to ensure you're tracking and drinking more water. Just add water to the bottle and watch the consumption stats change in real time as you drain it of delicious, ice cold water.

You'll feel a lot better about yourself and your goals, and you'll see yourself making progress in real time!


Instant Pot 6 QT Cooker, Amazon, $99.95

Trying to cook healthier this year? Grab an Instant Pot – everyone's talking about it! It features 7 different appliance functionalities all in one, as well as 14 smart programs and reliable cooking tech to help you prepare just about any meal you can think of. Best of all, you can go about your day and get things done while dinner is simmering the whole while!

Now there's no excuses for swinging by McDonald's for a quick lunch!


YnM Weighted Blanket, Amazon, $119.00

Getting a great night's sleep is high on most folks' lists when it comes to the whole "new year, new me" ideology. Skip the sleep apps and sound machines, though, and check out this true breakthrough – a weighted blanket.

It's a little different, but the heaviness of the blanket is like a hug and helps induce a less stressful state to help you sleep deeper. It takes some getting used to, but once you have, you won't want to go back to a regular comforter.


Rubbermaid Configurations Deluxe Custom Closet Organizer, Amazon, $99.99

You want to organize your life this year? Use the planner suggested earlier in this list? How about that messy closet? This closet organizer is the perfect solution. The customizable closet setup lets you create racks for shoes, new areas for hangers, and plenty of space for all those items you aren't quite sure what to do with.

Don't wait another year to start getting things arranged. Live like the royalty you were born to with a spic-and-span closet.


Audible, Amazon, $14.95/month

If you decided that 2019 would be the year you start reading more books, make a date with Audible so you can get off on the right foot.

With this special offer, you'll get several free listens. You get "Do Over" by Jon Acuff, "Good Calories, Bad Calories" by Gary Taubes and "Finding Ultra" by Rich Roll automatically added to your library, as well as 2 audiobooks of your choice and 2 Audible Origins. It's all free to start, and then just $14.95 a month after 30 days.

Audible will help ensure you get through more books this year than ever before – so make sure you take advantage of this special deal!


So get going on a great 2019 with all the best intentions and with the help of Amazon!

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