News of natural disasters and extreme weather events has become increasingly common in recent years. Unfortunately, experts say that they expect this to become the new norm.
It always makes me laugh when people run to the store before a storm to purchase milk and eggs. On one hand, I get it, because I too enjoy baking when I am stuck in the house. It is one of my favorite ways to pass the time. However, should the power go out, those refrigerated items are only going to get you so far.
During Hurricane Sandy, I was in my home alone with my children. My husband was away on business, and it was the scariest night of my life. We had no power, the house was shaking, and the windows were rattling something fierce. Though we live 90 miles from the shore, we could smell the ocean air as if it […]