After 42 years of marriage we've accumulated. Lord help us if we ever have to move because it would kill us. In every room there are "necessities" that just would have to be packed up. Books and pictures and records... even though we don't even have a way to play them. They've made every move with us so far, a total of 19 moves. The Essential List will be different the next time around, only the things of real importance will be going, Things like Duck Tape, Super Glue and Bag Balm. Most everyone will agree with the Duck Tape and Super Glue, but do you know about the wonders of Bag Balm? After you get past the fact that it's made for cow udders and has a medicinal smell, do a little Googling and you'll find a loyal following. Nothing beats it for dry skin, in just a single application you'll realize this is magic stuff! Bikers love it for chaffing, it's a quick fix for diaper rash, dry heels and elbows. If your dog is suffering with hot spots now that summertime is here, it works better than any product that's out there. Just sharing the good stuff!