Home Office Must-Haves
These are some of my favourite tools for working efficiently while staving off the negative effects of sedentary desk work.
Block unproductive websites/apps, schedule work sessions, get break reminders, track your web browsing activity, and use the built-in Pomodoro timer.
Create smart to-do lists on your computer and on your smartphone with the Todoist mobile app. Organize your lists by project, date, colour, labels, and filters.
Track and limit your smartphone time, including specific apps. Use Moment Coach to start small and break bad habits while getting progress reports of your usage throughout the day,
Use this amazingly innovative daily planner to organize your tasks and be more productive using methods backed entirely by science. Read about Panda Planner’s 12 productivity planning strategies here.
Use this UV-free light therapy lamp right at your desk to naturally wake you up, energize you, and improve your mood. Includes three brightness levels activated by finger touch.
COWIN E7 ACTIVE NOISE CANCELLING HEADPHONES
Drown out distracting sounds with this headphone set featuring professional active noise cancelling technology, bluetooth connectivity, and high-quality audio. They’re affordable at just $45 and come in a variety of different colours.
Have a cup of one of the tastiest, healthiest brews of coffee currently on the market. Lifeboost coffee is USDA certified organic, non-GMO, shade grown, single origin, and fair trade. Availabe in a variety of roasts in bean and ground form.
Munch on a yummy, plant-based bar made with six brain-boosting nutrients including Lion’s Mane, MCTs, omega-3s, flavonoids, vitamin-E, and choline. This delicious snack is low-carb and keto-friendly with 11 grams of protein and just one gram of sugar.
ORGANIC LIONS MANE BRAIN SUPPLEMENT
Get a healthy, organic dose of 100% Lion’s Mane extract—scientifically proven to improve memory, focus, mental clarity and overall cognition. Made will all-natural ingredients in the USA without harmful additives.
APEXDESK ADJUSTABLE STANDING DESK
Get a strong, high-quality standing desk in any colour with an electrical height adjustable system, programmable custom presets, and an optional matching filing cabinet. If you’re looking to upgrade your desk, you honestly can’t go wrong with an Apex standing desk!
VIVO HEIGHT ADJUSTABLE STANDING DESK CONVERTER
Place this height adjustable desktop platform on your regular desk and increase its height up to 36 inches for standing. Includes room for two monitors and a dedicated platform for your keyboard and mouse.
TOPO COMFORT STANDING DESK MAT
Pair your standing desk or standing desk converter with this anti-fatigue mat, designed specifically for standing. Its carefully cushioned terrain helps you move, stretch, and even massage your feet.
Position this compact, portable treadmill under your desk to walk and work at the same time. No assembly required and easily movable. Designed to operate with little noise and includes a handheld remote control to adjust speed.
CUBII JR. SEATED UNDER-DESK ELLIPTICAL
Use this compact elliptical while seated at your desk for a low-impact workout while you work. Extremely quiet with eight resistance levels and a built-in display monitor to track time, calories, RPM, strides, and distance.
SUNNY HEALTH AND FITNESS ADJUSTABLE MINI STAIR STEPPER
Pair this mini stepper with your standing desk or standing desk converter to get a low-impact workout while you stand and work. Its twist action helps to tone the glutes and thighs with every step.
Encourage yourself to walk at least 10,000 steps a day and move more while you work by tracking your activity with this powerful yet affordable fitness tracker. Includes heart rate and sleep monitoring for all day/night tracking with waterproof durability and long-lasting lasting battery life.
Stay hydrated while you work at your desk with this totally leak-proof, one touch lid-opening glass bottle. Its stylish silicone sleeve prodivdes a no-slip grip and comes in a variety of colours.
COSTA FARMS CLEAN AIR HOUSEPLANT 4-PACK
Add a touch of nature to your desk or home office space for some much needed inspiration with the added health benefits of natural air purification. Get four varieties of beginner-friendly house plants that are easy to take care of and known to be highly effective at cleaning the air.