Women & Guns

Women are the fastest-growing segment of the firearms community and have a unique set of needs when it comes to carrying concealed. Find helpful tips and articles, including the Pacifiers & Peacemakers series, to empower you to be your family’s ultimate protector.

The Parallels of Parenthood & Gun Ownership

Beth Alcazar — July 22, 2014

I never knew that I could think of my guns in a similar way to how I think of my… Read More

Firearms and Eye Exams: Part II

Beth Alcazar — July 15, 2014

In my last blog post, I shared about my need to get an eye exam, after way too many years… Read More

Firearms and Eye Exams: Part I

Beth Alcazar — July 8, 2014

I can’t remember the last time I had my eyes checked. Really. It has been THAT long. I have a… Read More

Just Another Reason Moms Should Carry

Beth Alcazar — July 1, 2014

For those moms who don’t want guns, who don’t like guns, or who support gun ownership but don’t yet own… Read More

Design vs. Intent: Why We Teach Our Children That Intentions Matter

Beth Alcazar — June 24, 2014

My 4-year-old son was playing Lego Batman on XBOX 360 the other day. He doesn’t really know how to play… Read More

Why Smart Technology is Dumbing Us Down

Beth Alcazar — June 17, 2014

I’ve been teaching, on and off now, for more than 16 years, and I’m always horrified by how lazy students are… Read More