UPDATED June 4th, 2018
If you’re like most women, then your purses weigh more than a small child. You can never seem to find your keys when you need them, and good luck trying to locate that pack of gum you keep stashed in there. It’s a common occurrence: you cannot seem to keep your handbag organized, and you suffer from shoulder and back problems because you have to carry that disorganized bag around all day. A disorganized bag is not only an inconvenience, but it can also hold you back from enjoying your everyday tasks. As Psychology Today reports, “Clutter in any area of your life is unhealthy; it can cause stress, anxiety, it can distract us, and it “frustrates us by preventing us from locating what we need quickly.” And while tackling the clutter in your life might seem overwhelming, a great (and manageable) place to start is with your purse. Organizational guru, Julie Morgenstern, explains “your purse is a portable microcosm of your either feeling organized and light on your feet or weighed down and chaotic.” So let’s get you organized shall we?