Here in the Bay Area, otherwise known to some as "Earthquake Country", most people know the importance of keeping a few essential items in your car in case of emergency. Even if you just find yourself in a super inconvenient traffic situation, you want to be prepared. Like most of us, I sometimes need a reminder to freshen up or re-stock the carton of supplies in the back of my car, so I figure some of you could use a reminder too. As the New Year arrives, and El Nino seemingly gaining momentum, this is a great time to replenish emergency supplies in your car.
Here's my TOP 10 List of the non-negotiable things you need to keep in your car.
1. First aid kit
While I'm certain you have a first aid kit at home, having one available when…