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.

Custom Holsters for Women: Why the Little Things Count

For a lot of women, it’s those little things that can make a big difference. For instance, receiving flowers on… Read More >

A Letter to Moms

Dear Moms, I need to ask you an important question. If someone attacked your child, what would you do? Think… Read More >

Moms, Are You Ready? The Importance Of Personal Safety And Emergency Planning

I’ve been part of many discussions over the last few months about how our country, our states, and our communities… Read More >

Banning PSAs That Promote Firearms Safety

When I was a child, I remember watching a lot of public service announcements that were cleverly squeezed between my… Read More >

What NOT to Wear to a Shooting Competition

I think that I’ve got concealed carry down pretty well by now—at least for my own personal style, preferences, and… Read More >

Worse Than Gun Grabbers?

I hate to step on any toes, but I’ve noticed that there actually seems to be something worse than gun… Read More >

Ages & Stages: Teaching Children Firearms Safety

There’s nothing more earth shattering than a tragic accident. The unforeseen and the unexpected can rip through our lives in… Read More >

Remembering My First Holster Carry

For the ladies who are thinking about concealed carry, hopefully you’ve been training with your gun. Perhaps you’ve taken it… Read More >

Test Anxiety & The Steel Challenge Match

I had one of those crazy dreams last night… You know the ones, where you’re back at your high school… Read More >

Open Carry and Responsible Gun Ownership

I don’t have any issues with open carry. I live in Alabama, and I have spotted a handgun on someone’s… Read More >

The “Don’t List” For Women With Guns

It’s amazing to me how quickly and how often people will tell a woman she should not carry a gun… Read More >

Aikido: An Additional Layer of Self-Defense Training

About eleven years ago, my husband started Aikido training, and he loved to use me for practice. I’d willingly stand… Read More >

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