It's that time of year again, and the snow is here to make this year even more difficult. Make sure you're stocked up on the essential items necessary to survive a Hudson Valley winter.

I can't tell you how many times I've been out and a snowstorm hits and I find myself without a certain item that I could've gotten in advantage, but chose not to. We live in New York, we should be prepared for the winters, it's not like we don't know what's going to happen.

Here are some items you should make sure to have on hand as we enter Winter 2020.

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