A Storm Is Coming, Did You Know? Better Buy … Baked Beans

For someone who spends A Lot Of Time thinking about The End Of The World, I am not at all prepared for it or even anything resembling it. So yesterday I went shopping. I spent $62.

What $62 Buys You In Storm Prep
Bush’s Best Vegetarian Baked Beans (3)
Newman’s Own Tequila Lime Salsa
Goya Garbonzos (2)
Annie’s Organic Arthur Loops (2)
Progresso Vegetable Classics Tomato Rotini
Progresso Vegetable Classics Hearty Tomato
Mission 100% Whole Wheat Flour Tortillas
Planters Dry Roasted Lightly Salted Peanuts
Kashi GoLean Crisp! Chocolate Peanut Bar (3)
Goya Capers
Applegate Naturals Monterey Jack Cheese
Poland Springs Gallon Water (3)
Tostito’s Hint of Lime Tortilla Chips
Jesus Candles (2) 

What $62 Does Not Buy You
Anything you’d actually want to ingest
Baked goods of any kind
Coffee making device
A puppy to keep you company
Satellite phone


7 Comments / Post A Comment

Bill Fostex (#573)

Save those Goya capers as a “fun snack” for when you’re watching bloated corpses float by in the floodwaters.

Megano! (#124)

accepting applications for storm girlfriend/boyfriend!

TARDIStime (#1,633)

@Megano! Right? That makes me see an upside to natural disaster!

maude (#1,988)

I can’t tell whether or not I should be worried here in Montreal. On the one hand, the forecast doesn’t seem so bad (light rain and gusting winds between 30-45 km/hr). On the other, it’s Montreal and our crumbling infrastructure is just waiting for a good wind gust to knock out the power.

Kerry@twitter (#2,243)

More importantly, what is that image from it is driving me mad that I can’t remember

@Kerry@twitter An early Pride and Prejudice? Sense and Sensibility? It’s setting off my Jane Austen radar.

maude (#1,988)

@Kerry@twitter It’s Anne Hathaway & James McAvoy from the film Becoming Jane. So yes, there’s an Austen inspiration!

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