Snow, they say, is on its way.
Could be true; might be a false alarm.
Plans might have to change.
Every year, the first predictions of major snow cause a flurry of anticipation, dread and preparation, depending on who you are and what your plans might be.
If you live in the country you know what "winter storm warning" means.
- candles and kerosene-check
- extra water stored-check
- snow shovels handy-check
- firewood covered-check
- boots and gloves by the door-check
- tractor chains on-check
- grader blade mounted on said tractor-check
- extra gas in cans-check
- extra toilet paper and animal food stored-check
- extra gallon of milk and bread in the freezer-check
- hot chocolate-check
- extra quilts ready-check