This is by reader request, and it’s such a good one! September will, for me, always mean it’s time for new pens and notebooks — even if I haven’t been a student in mumblesomething years. And now that many people are working from home on a semi-permanent basis, we might as well all settle in and make ourselves comfortable. It’s also the time of year when I think things like, “do I need a paper cutter?!?!” (No.) And also, “what if I need a laminator?!” (I don’t.) Or “should I get a dry erase board?!!” (That one is a maybe.)

But you might need those things…or any of these:

FYI: GFY always uses affiliate links where available, which means we get a tiny bonus if you get yourself something new. I can assure you that all items were personally chosen by me while I sat around drinking iced coffee and watching Real Housewives of Potomac.