When Hurricane Sandy hit, we were just about the bulls eye We’re about an hour inland, and the ground is high where I am and we were lucky – very lucky compared to many other people.
But we’ve had no power since Sunday, and have been told that it could be out until Monday.
While I don’t have a generator (note to self: buy one!), I do have an inverter – a gizmo that attaches to your car battery and, through a series of electrical cords running through the house, allows for the charging of devices, keep my sump pump running, and brew the occasional pot of coffee to keep me warm as the house is about 60 degrees a I write this. I *do* have to avoid draining my battery, however. Heat, warm showers, and teevee are out of the question, however. Continue reading “Hurricane Sandy Avocado and Yogurt Chili Recipe”