MIND = BLOWN!
When a major storm is on the horizon, packing your bags and leaving home is often the safe thing to do. But, if you're worried about the food in your fridge being safe to consume when you return, you're going to want to remember this brilliantly simple trick.
If the power goes out while you're gone, everything from meat to milk will be at risk. But, if the power returns before you do, you'll never know if your fridge was running the whole time or not.
Therefor, Sheila Russell from North Carolina, explains in a post that all you need is a quarter and cup of water.
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