9 Essentials for Your Emergency Preparedness Kit
“Kids do not like the dark,” says Faust. “If you’re going to splurge, do it on light.” In addition to flashlights, buy a few battery-powered lanterns, which illuminate a room—helpful for games or drawing. Faust also likes headlamps (from $7, amazon.com) and glow sticks (or glow necklaces; check party-supply stores). “If you have to evacuate in the dark, glow sticks will help you keep track of your group,” he says.
When it comes to the do’s and don’ts, you’ve got lots of questions. Here, solutions for making the season merry and bright.