Paca's purse: because you never know when you'll need a tape measure, magnet, or clothespin. My dad always says if you need a ham sandwich, you can find one in her purse.
Paca's pantry: because they were 2-for-1.
Love you Mom! :-)
Update, 11/7: Comment from my Mom deserves equal time: "Wait a minute, let me defend myself. I pick up the 'two for one' and then give one to the food pantry." But that's not as funny!