Fire Station Cooking: The Polaroni

By Craig NelsonI have been in the fire service for more than nine years. In many careers it would make me a veteran, but in the fire service I am merely entering mid-career (that may even be a little optimistic). You continually learn throughout your entire fire service career, even when you think you already know it all.Part of that learning includes how to handle people and relationships, often in bad situations (both with the public and on our own crews). I remember as a new firefighter watching veterans and being amazed at how they handled people in tough situations in which there was no script. Some crews seemed to have an incredible ability to know what to do. Members would respond ...

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