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.

If Momma Ain’t Happy…

Not long ago, I heard Carrie Lightfoot speak. Lightfoot founded The Well Armed Woman, “Where the Feminine and Firearms Meet.”… Read More >

Holsters: There Can Be Only One … or Not?

Cautiously, I opened the lid to the large, overstuffed container, trying carefully to avoid the jack-in-the-box explosion that I expected… Read More >

When NOT to Use Your Gun

During the hustle and bustle — and, quite possibly, the insanity — of getting ready for back-to-school activities last month,… Read More >

Blaming Victims … the New Norm

Something is terribly wrong with the thought processes of some people in our country. Somehow, somewhere along the lines, something… Read More >

Firearms: Wives Convincing Husbands

While some husbands purchase firearms for their wives and nearly beg them to learn to shoot safely and proficiently, as… Read More >

Leggings, Yoga Pants and Firearms

I love wearing leggings and yoga pants. I’d wear them all the time … if I could get away with… Read More >

UkoalaBag: A Creative Concealed Carry Option

I accidentally stumbled upon the UkoalaBag a few years ago, and it’s probably one of the best “accidents” ever. I… Read More >

Safety On: A Firearms Safety Book for Kids … and Families

I enjoy reading, and I definitely love to get my hands on books about firearms, training, safety, drills … you… Read More >

Galco: Planners for Defense

Holsters are always a hot topic, especially when it comes to off-body carry. And I’ll admit that when I have… Read More >

Safety at the Gas Station

Last month, Pacifiers & Peacemakers shared some video tips for safely navigating a parking lot to find a good spot… Read More >

The Walking Dead … and the 2A Lifestyle?

The Walking Dead, arguably one of the most-watched scripted shows on television nowadays, has been renewed for an upcoming eighth… Read More >

Firearms Are Not a Superpower

I had the opportunity to speak about women’s personal protection and self-defense at a Bama Carry meeting not too long… Read More >

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