Sometimes It’s Okay to Skip Handwashing | Personal Protection

Today I'm sharing a particular story about when it's okay to not stop and wash your hands, and one reason that I carry more than a gun. A disclaimer - Before you continue reading, this is a stray from the past few posts about inspiration and health -- Yet it's not. After you've finished the …

Handbags for a Country Girl Who Goes to Town

I've had a struggle that past few months and it's not the typical one of lugging a huge satchel around with my computer, camera, chargers, and gear. I've retired that messenger style bag but also had to retire the old heave MacBook Pro (MBP). I have new, smaller, more sleek, easier to travel with, MBP. Don't …

Features of the Best Concealed Carry Holsters

Living in the country means I'm quite a distance from neighbors as well as the police station. While I initially attained my concealed carry permit because of handgun hunting, I often carry at my home. Some people think of their home as their safe place. While I too consider my domicile a place at which I'm …

Reasons to Carry Concealed Firearms

Tactics of Concealed Carry The reasons I carry may be different than the reasons you choose to carry. Therefore the gun I choose also may be different than the one you choose. Let's check it out. CLICK HERE to listen to this tip over on Armed Lutheran Radio. Initially, my primary use for firearms is …

Hunting, Concealed Carry and Preparing for Layers

The past few weeks I have been out in the woods of Colorado, hunting. I've been pursuing elk and now black bear. When out in the field pursuing bear, there are times you get into some pretty tight spots. Sometimes you may be crawling through, or sitting near thick brush or shrubs. These are the …

Concealed Carry – Learning to Draw and Shoot | Mia’s Motivations

I recently learned to efficiently draw and shoot from a concealed carry belly-band holster. The instructors at Gunsite Academy in Paulden, Ariz. are superb, and gave me some tips in drawing from a Can-Can Concealment holster as well as how to draw and shoot from a handbag. I, of course, need to practice more and …

Youth Defensive Pistol School at Gunsite | Mia’s Motivations

If you're looking to empower your youngster, teach them to take care of themselves by sending them to Gunsite's Youth Defensive Pistol school I’ve been working 17 years to raise a Little Gal (LG) to become a knowledgeable, strong and independent woman. She has been learning how to avoid dangerous situations and how to protect …