It’s Best to Be Prepared

by: the Common Constitutionalist

All of a sudden it’s winter. It’s like this weather came out of nowhere. Here in southern New Hampshire, they’re predicting a couple inches of snow, when just a few days ago it was in the mid to upper 60s.

Maybe it’s the “Polar Vortex,” maybe it’s “Climate Weirdness,” or maybe it’s just the onset of winter (although not technically) in New England.

But it’s not just us. The West and Midwest have been hammered already. Some cities and states have issued severe storm warnings and are even asking citizens to stock up and be prepared to ride it out.

One city in Missouri has even issued a notice to its citizens, listing supplies each family should have on hand to “weather” the storm.

Frankly, that’s a great idea. The notice says that “… it is important that we all plan ahead in the event that conditions warrant each of us to stay at or very close to our homes for several days. Please make sure your home and family are prepared for a period of disruption…” read more