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Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Meme: What's In Your Bag?

Kay took the challenge from Peggy. I'm taking it from Kay.
Rules: Show the bag you carried today with today's contents. No cheating!
Tell where you bought the bag and about how much it cost. This is not a contest. Price is for fun, not competition.
My all purpose bag is from an Eddie Bauer outlet store and cost between $20 to $30 several years ago. It replaced a similar Eagle Creek bag.
The bag has slots for cards and cash and pockets inside of pockets for organization.
Attached to the bag is a compass. The contents include tissues, gum, pill bottle, checkbook, calendar, coin purse, Chapstick, cell phone, clip-on sunglasses, car keys, cabin keys and small multi-tool knife, comb, nail file, notebook, pen and pencil, photo holder.
Yes, sometimes it feels heavy and then I remove anything I don't really need that day or empty out most of the coins in the coin purse. But I do like having my stuff when I need it!
I'm not going to tag anyone, but play if you'd like to.

7 comments:

  1. Hi Linda! I love this! Your photo is so much more neatly and beautifully organized. Frankly, I think everything you have in your purse is practical and nice to have.

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  2. that's a fully packed efficient bag with the bare necessities. we women are prepared for any necessity. I now carry food like almonds because of my diabetes in case I need some food and a bottle of water, etc.

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  3. Yikes! The very thought of emptyig my handbag in front of anyone is frightening. Wayne appropriately refers to it as my "carry all". The amount of "stuff" I cram inside of it is totally unbelievable.

    I can only aspire to a handbag as well organized as yours. sigh...
    maybe someday. I'd do this exercise, it could be fun... but, seriously, no one would believe I didn't make it up.

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  4. Your bag is really well organized..Mine is kind of a mess at present....

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  5. I worked for a professor one time that carried a large purse where everything immediately sunk to the bottome. One day she cleaned it out and found a hammer in it.

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  6. This is a fun challenge! Unfortunately, I usually just stuff the necessary items in my coat pockets. This would include: ID, debit card, cash, keys, tissues (allergies - can't leave home without them), and cloth to clean glasses. Those are the must haves that always travel with me!

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  7. I am always trying to get my pocketbook more organized, and it only lasts for a couple of days! Yours is inspiring!

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