It’s C-c-c-cold Out There!

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M. L. Rowland's Weblog

I considered re-posting this blog this winter, but certainly didn’t expect it to be in November! But since most of the country is experiencing the frigid fall-out from the polar vortex now, here it is!

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What better time to talk about winter survival than when vast portions of the country are experiencing record low temperatures.

The old adage, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” (attributed to Ben Franklin), is so true when it comes to survival. What you do BEFORE you leave home can literally save your life.

Whether you’re going for a hike or short walk, or whether you’re driving over the river and through the woods on the way to Grandma’s house, remember these few easy, very basic tips.

1. “File a flight plan.” This means let someone know where you’re going and when they should expect you back or at your destination. Then…

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