The term “life hack” is defined as “a tool or technique that makes life easier and more efficient.” Ten years ago, the term didn’t exist. A lot has changed in ten years. The world has became a hubbub of technology, speed, social media and smartphones. Even when we don’t factor in all the unexpected surprises that can–and do–pop up every day, life can sometimes seem like one big flurry of chaos.
Let’s pump the brakes for just a minute, pull off the highway of chaos, and take a look at 27 things you can do right now to make your every day life less stressful, more efficient, a touch healthier, and maybe even save a couple bucks along the way. Here are our favorite, simple life hacks–ranging from super quirky to downright genius!