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zack1018 November 10th, 2014 7:30pm

Do you have and "essential items" other than your phone, wallet, and keys that you bring everywhere and would have trouble functioning without?

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Bekka Just relaxing...
11/12/14 10:12 am

Chapstick- if I'm not carrying my purse, I stick a tube in my pocket.

FATSHADOW Cyborg Gorilla
11/12/14 9:14 am

Knife. I could easily function w/o it, but out of habilt I always have it on me...99% of the time its used to open boxes...which is a daily thing for me.

LadyBug237 Florida
11/11/14 7:01 am

Contact lenses. Sunglasses. And I always have a book with me - for those times in traffic or waiting rooms or what might come up and there's time to read. I guess I could do w/o book but wouldn't want to.

Daniel17LU Virginia
11/10/14 11:14 pm

Batteries for my hearing aid and cochlear implant.

mtbRIDER Gone riding...
11/11/14 7:12 am

...or road bike. They generally travel with me. :)

firefly5 the verse
11/10/14 6:31 pm

if it's just me, I don't even need these three. but if the kids are along, the game changes.

alynn Somewhere wonderful
11/10/14 5:36 pm

My Metro SmartTrip card when I'm downtown

Little pouch in my purse that has Hydrocortisone and Benadryl for allergic reactions

susanr Colorado
11/10/14 2:45 pm

Earbuds (if I'm going somewhere alone). Glasses. Emergency Benadryl. I should add sunglasses, but I haven't really gotten into the habit yet.

There are half a dozen other things that are in my bag if I'm going anywhere outside my apartment

susanr Colorado
11/10/14 2:47 pm

complex (small flashlight, measuring tape, electrician's tape, very small knife, chapstick, nail clippers), but they're really not things I can't function without. They're just handy often enough.

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
11/10/14 1:47 pm

And to bring my knitting everywhere except work. But I could live without it.

Penn555 Maine
11/10/14 1:44 pm

A bottle of water. I become dehydrated very easily - I seem to need to drink at least twice the recommended amount a day.

sexylexi the real slim shady
11/10/14 1:42 pm

I have a feeding tube so I always have my pump and food with me

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
11/10/14 1:47 pm

Is there hope for you to get off of it?

sexylexi the real slim shady
11/10/14 1:52 pm

I don't know yet. I've had it since August. They still can't figure out what is causing my vomiting/:

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
11/10/14 1:57 pm

Have you been tested for celiac or Crohn's. I pray that the doctors get wisdom that you can be helped.

sexylexi the real slim shady
11/10/14 2:08 pm

I've been tested for both, and they were negative. Thank you

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
11/10/14 2:39 pm

Please keep us informed how you are doing.

imanag My heaven on Earth
11/10/14 1:29 pm

Chapstick & my sunglasses.

zack1018 Ich will nach Stuttgart
11/10/14 2:58 pm

I never remember to bring Chapstick with me but I always wish I had later on.

pedwingeorge Benson IL
11/10/14 1:27 pm

Pocket Knife and my tape measure

BeachSt Coastal Virginia
11/10/14 1:16 pm

I typically always have my backpack. It has everything anyone could ever need (almost). I usually leave it in the trunk or bring it with me if we're hiking.

WildRice With a side of sass
11/10/14 1:10 pm

Diaper bag. We can do without but would rather not have too...

PrinceOberyn Vive LEmpereur
11/10/14 1:06 pm

My Kindle and my Rondel dagger...kind of.

musiman28 Cotton country
11/10/14 12:53 pm

My glasses and my pocketknife.

zack1018 Ich will nach Stuttgart
11/10/14 12:58 pm

I hadn't thought about that, I definitely need my glasses to function. My eyesight is pretty terrible.

BeachSt Coastal Virginia
11/10/14 1:17 pm

I always have to double check my pockets before walking into a school. I carry my pocket knife everywhere.

musiman28 Cotton country
11/10/14 7:48 pm

First thing I do every morning is put on my glasses. Then I get out of bed. I've been carrying a pocket knife since I was 6-7 years old, it's a part of me.