Hankies rule

Using hankies is second nature for me because my mother was an environmentalist and we never had tissues in the house. So I keep a stash of hankies in the bathroom downstairs and one in my handbag. The key is to have enough to last a week-long snotty cold. But how do disposable tissues stack …

Stockpiling

How much stuff do you keep just in case? Keeping a few spares makes perfect sense if you suddenly remember a friends birthday and you don't want to have to rush out and buy a card, but what if it's ten years worth of extra stuff? Over the past few months I have discovered a …