Is your Murphy NC winter weather travel kit ready?
By Lee & Carol Barbour, REALTORS, Mountain Living Team in Murphy NC and North GA
(Murphy and Hayesville, NC; Hiawassee, Blairsville, Blue Ridge GA)
Winter is here so its time to make sure you’ve got your car ready for the winter with your winter weather travel kit. No snow here in Murphy, NC yet - other than a little flurries last night. We always restock our pack for the car right after Christmas to make sure we’re prepared if we get stuck out on the road. Even though it’s never happened – you’re better safe than sorry. Here is what we have in our car… * A few bottles of water * Some granola bars, cheese crackers, raisins and candy bars * A flashlight with new and spare batteries * A travel size first aid kit - include any essential medications * A blanket - foil-type survival blankets are very small and can be found in the camping department of Wal-Mart * Basic tool kit and Jumper Cables (good to have always) We don’t hav...