Storm Readiness Tips

Isla Verde Beach, Puerto Rico - photo by Raúl

Last night as I walked the dog near the ocean, I was able to see waves breaking where the ocean from that distance seems calm. As Hurricane Sandy is entering the East Coast of the United States, here is some advice for those of you that still need some last moment tweaks to stay safe…

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Staying Connected with Mother Nature

Weeks ago I walked the dog hours before a storm hit. This reminded me of how powerful nature can be. Thankfully during our morning walk I had taken my sunglasses because walking on the beach with heavier than normal winds you can get hit by sand, water and many other flying objects which can quickly…

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Storm Readiness (72 Hour Bag)

A Storm is a Brewing - photo by Raúl Colón

Living in the Caribbean most of my life I have gotten use to preparing for tropical storms and hurricanes. I usually have enough supplies and food to last me well into a few weeks during hurricane season. Now that we moved to an apartment it is a bit more complicated to store all the items…

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