That clean towel in your car (See: A Towel in the Trunk) is ready for any emergency, from wrapping frozen grocery purchases to muddy children’s feet.

Pack your suitcase with complete sets of clothes in gallon zipper bags. When soiled, slip them back in the bag and seal to keep your suitcase clean.

Hang or fold your clothes by color. When you’re in a hurry, it won’t matter which item you grab because the colors will match.

Individually wrapped tissue rolls are great for your desk drawer. Pull out the cardboard center for a ready-made, tear-off tissue dispenser.