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.

Women in the Boys’ Club

An interesting topic came up at a table of fellow media professionals at which I was the only female seated… Read More >

Bland, Basic, Boring and Black

Not too long ago, I was working with a group of USCCA Instructor candidates, watching them as they endeavored to… Read More >

A Father’s Side of Abuse

In the January issue of Concealed Carry Magazine, we shared an article about my friend and fellow coworker, Beth Vaughn. Read More >

Show Me Your Hands!

Last fall, I traveled to Portland, Oregon, to visit the home of Crimson Trace, where I learned about the company,… Read More >

Concealed Carry Options for Petite Women

I’ve written a blog post previously about holster options for larger women, and I was recently asked to… Read More >

Beth Walker: Competitive Shooter … Future of 2A

I find it exciting and exhilarating to bring new people — especially children — to the shooting range. These young… Read More >

Hey, New York: We Want Our (Toy) Guns

For this past Christmas, I purchased what I thought would be a fun/funny gift for my husband. It’s a BUG… Read More >

How Many Guns Are Too Many Guns?

I remember years ago (in my 2A infancy) when my husband and I had a Springfield Armory XD … and… Read More >

Annie Get Your Gun … and Your Jacket

Being from Alabama, I can honestly say that I don’t wear jackets very often. I don’t own many jackets in… Read More >

Jeanine Gill, Shooting Range Owner and Woman Pioneer of the Year

It’s always exciting for me to hear about the successes of other women in the firearms industry, and one of… Read More >

That’s Not My Carry Gun…

My 4-year-old daughter has a set of fun touch-and-feel board books that all begin with the phrase, “That’s not my…”… Read More >

Gun Ownership … for the Wife of a Felon

Students often ask me unique questions and bring up interesting points of discussion. And while often we can have good… Read More >

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