Friday Five: What You Absolutely, Positively, Can’t Leave Home Without

will be at a chaplain’s convention when you all are answering the
Friday Five Questions. I’ll look forward to reading your answers next
week when I get home. At the moment we are trying to get the car loaded
so we can hit the road, so this will be a simple F.F. This running
around madly in order to leave has me wondering: what are the five
things you simply must have when you are away from home? And why? Any history or goofy things, or stories?

1. Cell Phone – is this an obvious one?  I have an iPhone (a gift) and
it’s my mapper, internet, alarm clock, bible, prayers and music….
it’s awesome to have it all in one gadget.

2. Knitting – and lots of it.  I always take too much, and this helps me from taking too many…

3. Shoes – cutting back on these, though in the past I always had
several that I didn’t wear along with extra shirts and pants too.  The
yarn and knitting projects have slowly taken over the space the extra
clothes took up.

4. Books and Magazines – you never know when you won’t be able to knit.

5. Swiss Army Knife – You wouldn’t believe how often this has come in handy.