When you lose power you lose your lights, heat, well and all your water, shower, stove and a way to keep your food from spoiling, sometimes communication and transportation (snowed in).(depending on your situation somethings in this list may not apply) See for yourself the damage of the ice storm some towns were out of power for almost two weeks. The govenor declared us in a state of emergency over 150,000 homes were without power.There were live power lines down everywhere,people also died from Carbon Monoxide poisoning trying to heat their homes.
Let's be prepared next time...life is too precious
The power of nature: constant freezing rain and snapping and popping of the tops of trees and whole trees coming down also branches and trunks coated in layers of the ice,in this video see where a tree came down and ripped the cable from our house. Outdoor cooking during a power outage since we were unable to cook inside due to having an electric stove.See the use of the (Thermette) no gas for fuel needed