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.

Why Spouses Don’t Make Good (Firearms) Trainers

I met my husband at a local gym that specializes in small-group and personal training. No, he wasn’t a fellow… Read More >

Babies & Guns…I Carry Both

My three children are with me the majority of the time—when we’re out and about…or when we’re just hanging around… Read More >

So, You’re Uncomfortable Around Firearms? Supporting Disequilibrium and the Paradigm Shift

I’ve noticed that a lot of people claim they’re uncomfortable around firearms. Well, I say that’s great. Discomfort is not… Read More >

What Shooting Has Taught Me About Parenting

I honestly believe that training with my handgun has made me a better parent. And, no, it’s probably not what… Read More >

Concealed Carry…& Nipping Off to the Loo

The bathroom talk drives me bonkers. No, it’s not the potty-mouth nonsense that comes from our nearly 5-year-old son; although,… Read More >

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 >

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