🥫 Ready with food

Click here to read the intro to this series.

In the event of a long power outage, you need to be prepared with the right food supplies.

Why it matters: Stocking food that does not require refrigeration, cooking, water or special preparation can get you through multiple days.

  • Don’t forget a manual can opener and eating utensils.

⛏️ Dig deeper Check out this info at Ready.gov

Ready suggests the following for your emergency food supplies:

  • Store a several-day supply of non-perishable food.
  • Choose foods your family will eat.
  • Remember any special dietary needs.

👨‍👧‍👦 Need an activity for the kids this summer?

  • Ready Kids has resources to help make emergency preparedness fun and educational.

✅ For your Smart Homeowner list

  • I’m reminded of another gem from Stephen Covey and his 4 quadrants.
  • Quadrant 2 is about prioritizing things that are important but not urgent.
  • Emergency preparedness lives in quadrant 2. 😁



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