Magic Mornings with Danielle 

The Hurricane Supplies Sales Tax Holiday is HERE…and Here’s What You Should Buy

  • 7:56 am Friday, June 1st, 2018 by Danielle

If preparing for hurricane season wasn’t already a habit in your house, you definitely learned your lesson after Irma last year, right?

Today (June 1st) kicks off the ‘Hurricane Supplies Sales Tax Holiday’…

What that means is – you can buy certain hurricane supplies in stores or online (between June 1 – June 7) and you will not be charged sales tax…

Some of the items on the list include:

Reusable ice (reusable ice packs)
Portable self-powered light source powered by battery, solar, hand-crank, or gas (includes candles, flashlights and lanterns)
Gas or diesel fuel container (includes LP gas and kerosene containers)
Batteries (AAA-cell, AA-cell, C-cell, D-cell, 6-volt, 9-volt) including rechargeable [More]

Try Not to Tear Up As You Watch this School in Puerto Rico Celebrate When Their Power Turns Back on…After 112 DAYS.

  • 6:36 am Friday, January 19th, 2018 by Danielle

I will NEVER forget the moment the power came back on at our house after Hurricane Irma.

We were lucky enough to have family that never lost power (HOW DID THAT EVEN HAPPEN, BTW?!) , so we were sleeping at their house when we got back in town from our ‘Hurricane House’ in Orlando (btw, totally give the terrifying place you’re hiding out from a natural disaster a fun name for your kid’s sake).

During the day, I’d run back to the house to grab more clothes for the next day, put small pieces of our house back together, and – of [More]