There are all types of things that are needed to make sure you can ride out a major weather event. From extra batteries to bottled water, it's extremely important to have a well-rounded disaster preparedness plan, and there may be something you forgot to put on the list.
We haven't gotten a significant snowstorm yet here in the Capital Region. This has given us a bit more time to prepare. The temperatures are getting colder and you never know if you will get stuck in a storm. Here are just a few things to have in your car just in case you get stuck.
With the impending major snowstorm in the Capital Region, it's an important reminder of what you need to make sure you are safe if you get stranded in your car during a storm. Here is a comprehensive list of what you should have in your vehicle in the winter in New York.
I don't have to tell you that we got a whopper of a snowstorm yesterday and in my mom's true fashion, she made the best of it. Watch her as she teaches you how to make a drink in honor of the nearly thirty inches of snow we got. Check out my mom making a Blizzard.
When we were traveling back from Buffalo on Christmas eve, we were caught in a pretty bad snowstorm that stayed with us across the state. Fortunately, we were able to get home safely but it was a very scary trip. From now on, I will make up two of these survival kits and put one in each of our cars...just in case.