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Amazon is having a massive sale on these adorable kitchen gadgets — get nearly 40% off, but only 'til midnight

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These kitchen critters sell out fast! Get them while they're on sale. (Photo: Amazon)
These kitchen critters sell out fast! Get them while they're on sale. (Photo: Amazon)

Not everyone enjoys getting their hands dirty in the kitchen — but if a cute little crab is watching over your pot of vegetables or the Loch Ness Monster is peeking up from your soup, you might find a little bit more joy out of cooking.

If your kitchen is in need a little cheer, you're in luck! These oh-so-adorable gadgets can make meal prep and cleaning up after dinner a lot more fun and they're on sale! For today only, you can get these cute kitchen helpers for up to nearly 40% off at Amazon.

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Crab Silicone Utensil Rest

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$20 at Amazon

Made with non-slip, heat-resistant silicone, this crab is designed to hold a spoon on the side of a pot.

Red the crab can hold your spoon while your soup simmers. It's made with heat-resistant silicone, but it's the cuteness factor that's won over more than 2,000 rave reviewers on Amazon.

"Probably the coolest holder I have ever seen, wrote one happy shopper. "Bought it for my wife and she loves it and thinks it's 'cute'. I laugh when I look at it, just cool! Hangs on all of our pots and pans and stays cool. Easy to clean and looks awesome. Great addition to any kitchen."

Nessie Ladle Spoon

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$17 at Amazon

This ladle is made with a heat-resistant and dishwasher-safe material.

This Loch Ness Monster ladle is more adorable than scary — and more than 4,700 five-star reviewers agree.

"I LOVE this ladle," a tickled cook shared. "And my boyfriend cracks me up by sending me random photos of this little guy all the time. It’s super cute and makes a great conversation piece. Ended up giving this one to the cats because they love playing with it, and I decided I’m not cooking with something that spends more time on the floor. Bought another one for cooking...It looks adorbs on the kitchen counter."

Spaghetti Monster Kitchen Strainer

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$25 at Amazon

This multi-purpose kitchen strainer is heat-resistant and dishwasher-safe.

Amazon customers can't get enough of this Spaghetti Monster. With more than 2,500 perfect reviews, this strainer all but guarantees a little comic relief during meal prep.

"My husband made fun of me for getting this," wrote a happy shopper. "One day I was draining some veggies with this little guy and went to the other room for a moment. Two minutes later I hear my husband cackling from the kitchen. I walked him to find him doubled over, laughing to tears, pointing at the sink where this little guys eyes were poking out. Now my husband says it’s the best purchase I ever made!"

Garlic Crusher

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$23 at Amazon

This garlic press can mince garlic cloves in seconds, but you can use it to mince other produce like ginger, herbs and nuts.

If you're still searching for the best way to mince garlic, let Gracula the garlic press crush it for you — more than 2,400 rave reviewers love how it gets the job done.

"This little guy works great," wrote a delighted cook. "I have carpel tunnel and chopping gets hard for me sometimes. But with this it is just a couple of twist and there you have it, fresh crushed garlic! He fits in perfect with my classic horror themed kitchen I am starting!"

If you have Amazon Prime, you can get these adorable kitchen gadgets shipped to you for free. Not yet a member? No problem. You can sign up for your free 30-day trial here. (And even those without Prime get free shipping on orders of $25 or more).

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The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.

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