Spring is finally here, and in the coming weeks many of us may find ourselves infected with a fever to clean. It's time to weed out your wardrobe, vacuum behind the couch, and maybe even dig into the depths of your pantry and chuck those decade-old granola bars.
But there's one place that might get a pass: the junk drawer. You know you've got one.
"Everyone has a junk drawer," says Kit Yarrow, consumer psychologist at Golden Gate University.
Yarrow should know. As part of her job, she pokes around in other people's junk drawers.