I’ll start by saying this: “EVERY SINGLE CCW CARRIER and EVERY SINGLE PERSON WITH A GUN IN THEIR HOME, MUST TAKE HOUSE/ROOM CLEARING TRAINING! When I signed up for this class, I thought it was a luxury, something that would be neat to know and fun to do (boy, was…Continue Reading
  I saw a poll posted on the Internet today that asked “If you knew there was going to be a gunfight on your route home, what would you take?”   At the time of writing this blog post, there are so far 328 comments, many of which talked about which…Continue Reading
I’m guilty, I admit it. I don’t ALWAYS carry my gun with me when I leave the house. I almost always remember that I should/need to take it. I know that no matter how good my gun is and how great of a shot I may be, if it’s not…Continue Reading
I had a dream last night. I was riding on a train (or subway) by myself in the evening. It was very crowded, maybe rush hour, and a pair of unknown men sat on either side of me, which at first did not alarm me. The lights were dim or…Continue Reading
There’s an industry term we learned at SHOT Show 2017: “pink it & shrink it.”   Apparently that’s what a lot of the gun industry thinks of us ladies: take our existing product, slap a coat of pink or purple paint on it, make it smaller and voila, we have a gun…Continue Reading
Walking into the SHOT Show for the first time is an overwhelming experience for anyone.   We weren’t sure what to expect being women in a predominantly male-dominated industry, but we were sure excited to find out. As we looked through the crowd of the more than 60,000+ attendees, we saw…Continue Reading
We’re heading out to the SHOT Show in Las Vegas today, the world’s largest gun industry trade show. Manufacturers and distributors from all over the world are exhibiting to show retailers, shooting professionals, law enforcement, media and more their latest and greatest products that improve shooting sports and self protection.…Continue Reading
I took a new-shooter friend to the range last week to introduce her to firearms. Before we left I wanted to do some holster work, so I stepped off the concrete platform onto the grass and positioned my holster on my hip at my normal two o’clock carry position. My…Continue Reading
A few days ago I took my first “tactical training class” for women gun owners.   It was realistic training and force-on-force contact to learn how we deal under stress and under attack, with our guns and our bare hands (and knees and teeth). It was the first time ever this…Continue Reading
Before you read this article, you may want to watch this video that shows just how easy it is to hide a rifle, a handgun and hundreds of rounds of ammunition without ever being detected. Warning: it’s frightening, and you WILL want to read on. Click here to watch. In…Continue Reading