What’s in Your Purse?

What is in your purse? When we asked you to share what you carry around with you each day we heard everything from 3 bottles of water to a razor to trim stray whiskers. Yes, chronic illness requires a lot of maintenance, but overloading your purse can also cause you to lean sideways, causing shoulder, neck, & back pain. Physical therapists recommend that you carry no more than 10% of your body weight in a backpack, & even less in a purse, since it’s less balanced. Do you have any favorite organizing tips? Our founder Lisa has succumbed to the (maybe tacky?) but convenient method of using clear "ziplock" bags. One for h& sanitizer, lip stick, tissues, pills, etc. One for sticky notes, pens, highlighters, one for snacks, etc. Do you … [Read more...]