Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger LCPII

Ruger LCP II Gun Review by, Deborrah   Ruger LCP II Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: LCP II Caliber: 380 Ruger LCP II Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry What features does this gun have that appealed to you? It is lightweight very easy to use and carry Tell…

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My EDC – Always Ready

Ladies, I hear you. Without fail, during my days out on the range or leading an instructor course, women ask me "How often do I practice with, shoot, and clean my EDC?" Everyday Carry (EDC) firearms have a special task when it comes to our self-protection. You do not mount…

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To Post or Not to Post

I think it is safe to say that everyone is online! Many of us keep in touch with friends and family, track our finances, check the headlines, and even shop for clothing, food, and cars! The world is changing and so is the way we as people engage with others.…

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Follow Your Intuition

In July 2018 I terminated a maintenance tech for drinking on the job and abandoning the job. 2 months later he threatened to kill me via email. I filed a police report and was told to get an order of protection. That day I went to a local gun store…

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If I Were You I’d Get a Gun

Met my kids father when I was 18 and for 7 years I was beaten and abused (he almost killed me twice) finally got the chance to get away in September of 2011 but unfortunately he knew where I was and continually threatened me and anyone that would harbor me…

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Becoming Mentally Prepared

My story is not one of survival per se, but I feel it is definitely relevant to a woman’s right to protect herself. I grew up around guns and have always known how to shoot guns. I have, for years as an adult, owned guns for personal protection. However, I…

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We Will Not Be Silenced – Instagram Takes TWAW Down

On Saturday, August 17th, Instagram removed our page. Without any warning or notice, our page was taken down. There was no communication with us, and it remained that way for 6 days. Just like that, in an instant, we were gone. Gone from the fastest growing social media platform, and gone from our over 32,000 followers.

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Gun Reviews By Women – Sig P365 by Nicole

Sig P365 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Sig Sauer Model P365 Nitron XRAY3 Day/Night Sights with Manual Safety Caliber 9mm Barrel Length 3.1 in. Ammunition Capacity 10+1 (standard), 12+1 (optional), 15+1 (optional) Price Around $500 Sig P365 Usage and Features Primary Use Target Shooting Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What…

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Printing… What Can You Do?

I know that many of you think you’re printing and it can be especially nerve-racking when you start to carry, trust me, I know! I would look down at my waistband or look in the mirror and all I would see is "GUN". But... are you printing? If so, what can you do about it?

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They Stole My Car But Not My Will to Survive

I was 21 years old and shopping at the local supermarket. Being 21 I was purchasing beer and jellybeans for an Easter time party with all my close friends. I proceeded to walk out to my car in the parking lot when someone approached me from behind and stuck an…

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Self-Defense Flashlight Fundamentals

You may not think a flashlight is an important part of your EDC toolbox. If this is you, think again! This simple tool could be the most important component of your self-defense plan and it could save your life. A flashlight can be taken with you EVERYWHERE! There are NO…

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The BEST Self-Defense Flashlight

Now that you are all read up on the fundamentals of EDC flashlights and understand why everyone should carry a flashlight, let me show the best all-around self-defense flashlight. The PowerTac M5 Self-Defense Flashlight is finally here and has everything you need in an EDC flashlight. This flashlight is compact,…

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Take Back Your Power

This is not my story. This is a story that I relay from a friend of mine who has since passed away. She and I became friends in 2002. She had escaped an abusive relationship. She was 49 years old at the time. When I met her she was scared.…

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Strong Women Require Strong Gun Belts

Has this happened to you? You found your ideal firearm and the perfect IWB/OWB to go with it, but when you clip it to your belt, it starts to sag - or worse- your firearm moves out of place? You need a gun belt. This is all too common when…

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Best Gun Belt For Women

Need a good gun belt? Find out which one is the absolute best for women and why you cannot live without this one. This will be the last belt you buy!

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Why I ALWAYS Carry a Flashlight

While building and adding to your personal self-defense system, there are a few obvious things you think to carry; Your firearm, cell phone, pepper spray, and maybe a handheld self-defense tool. However, I find one of the best and most important items is often overlooked- the self-defense flashlight. Now obviously…

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I Can’t Go Back Home

In the dark, I heard voices in the still of the night. Home alone I woke up startled. I peeked through my bedroom window but there was nobody there. Six weeks later I got a feeling I can't explain at San Francisco airport. Those voices I heard that night six…

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In The Days of CB Radios

When I was a teenager, back in the days of pickup trucks, CB radios with PA systems in them, I was stalked. This was before any stalking laws were on the books. Law enforcement could do nothing about him coming by my house and telling me over the PA system…

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Personal Style and Concealed Carry

Concealed carry is not just about carrying a gun. Most of you already know this, but it still needs to be said. When you carry a gun every day, you need to really be aware of your surroundings and your Every Day Carry (EDC). How do you go from life…

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6 Considerations For Earning A Woman’s Business

Yes, women are different. There are noticeable physical differences we all know and see as soon as they walk through your door. However, there are additional and profound differences that are important to understand to earn their business. To effectively win the trust and business of the complicated creature that…

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#NotMe Day Reflections

.WOW! Just WOW! I know that doesn’t sound very sophisticated, but it’s all that could come out of my mouth as I watched hundreds if not thousands of women all across this country participate in #NotMe Day on Saturday, June 1st. Photos and stories flooded social media. As women came…

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Bring the Heat This Summer, June 2019 Giveaway!

The June 2019 Giveaway is sure to bring the heat this summer! First, we are giving away a Ruger LC9s A giveaway you don't want to miss. This is an awesome gun! It allows you to carry the power of a 9mm in a very streamlined, lightweight, small and concealable…

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Dating and Your Gun

Dating and concealed carry, not typically talked about but definitely a vaild topic to discuss! Do you tell them you are carrying? Find out here!

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#NotMe Day – Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE #NotMe Day June 1st, 2019 Women across the country will unite to show they are “empowered self-protectors”  and refuse to be victims.   (SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.) – May 13, 2019 –  The Well Armed Woman Shooting Chapters invites women all across the country to head to a local shooting range…

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Submit Your Gun Review

The Well Armed Woman Gun Review Submission Page   Do you have a gun you love? Don't love? Tell us about it!! Let's face it, we love reviews. We would love for you to submit your gun review. When you are purchasing anything, don't you go straight for the review…

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Concealed Carry Summer Fashion

Summer concealed carry fashion tends to be more difficult to deal with as the days get warmer and the clothes get smaller. You need to become strategic in the clothes that you wear. You don't have to sacrifice style for function, read these tips and I promise you will find it easier to carry this summer.

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Etiquette On The Range

Etiquette on the range is important to think about when you start going to a shooting range. Find out how to not "turn heads" at the range.

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Best Concealed Carry Purses This Season

Trying to find the best concealed carry purse can be difficult! You have so much to think about. Is the purse going to safely conceal your gun? Will you be able to use the purse every day? Are you going to be able to draw your gun from this purse…

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Gun Reviews By Women -CZ P-10C – Holly

CZ P-10C Gun Review By Holly CZ CZ P-10C Specifications Gun Manufacturer: CZ Model: P-10C Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 4.02 Ammunition Capacity: 15+1 Price: $499 Compact Usage and Features Primary Use       Home Defense Are You Right or Left Handed?  Right What features does this gun have that appealed to you?              I…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Kimber Micro 9 – by Brenda

Gun Review on the Kimber Micro 9 By, Brenda   Kimber Micro 9 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Kimber Model: Micro 9 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.5inches Ammunition Capacity:   7+1 Price: $650 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Springfield 911 380 – Jessie

Gun Reviews By Women – Springfield 911 review 380 – Jessie Springfield 911 380 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Springfield Armory Model 911 Caliber .380 Usage and Specifications Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? The sights…

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Trigger Discipline for Woman

Trigger Discipline for Woman Contributed by Chase from outdoormethods.com   Whether you are a civilian, police officer, or in the military, if you plan on carrying a gun the first thing you must be taught is firearm safety. This includes being instructed on proper trigger discipline.  Trigger discipline eliminates a…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Bond Arms Snake Slayer – Cindy

Bond Arms Snake Slayer Gun Review By Cindy   Bond Arms Snake Slayer Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Bond Model: Snake slayer Caliber: 45/410 Usage and Features Primary Use       Concealed Carry Are You Right or Left Handed?  Right Tell us about shooting this gun. Nice, not bad. How does it fit your…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SP101 by Sharalee

Ruger SP101 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Ruger Model SP101 Caliber .357, .38 Barrel Length 2 inch Ammunition Capacity 5 rounds Price $450-$500 Ruger SP101 Use Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? Its small, and can…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger LCR 38 by Sabrina

Ruger LCR .38 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Ruger Model LCR Caliber .38 Barrel Length 2” Ammunition Capacity 5 Price $700 Ruger LCR .38 Specifications Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? Originally because it was a…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Beretta-Wilson Combat 92G Tactical – by Julia

Beretta-Wilson Combat 92G Tactical Specifications Gun Manufacturer Beretta - Wilson Combat Model 92G Centurion Tactical Caliber 9 mm Barrel Length 4.3" Ammunition Capacity 17, 18, 20 rds (10 where required by law) Price $1179 Beretta-Wilson Combat 92G Tactical Usage Primary Use Home Defense Are you right or left handed? Right…

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Gun Reviews By Women – Springfield Armory 911 380 – By Gloria

Springfield 911 380 Gun Review Springfield 911 380 Specifications Gun Manufacturer Springfield Model 911 Caliber .380 Barrel Length  2.75 Ammunition Capacity 6+1/7+1 Springfield 911 380 Usage and Specifications Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you?…

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How a Revolver Works

To best understand how a gun works,  let's take a look at the two types of handguns separately. They each work differently and each have advantages and disadvantages. In this article, we will look at the Revolver. Click here to learn how a Semi-Automatic pistol woks. The Revolver Revolvers have…

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Making The Decision: Part 1 – Do I Need a Gun?

Do I Need a Gun? So, where do you even start to answer the question, “do I need a gun?” You know you want to stay safe, protect your loved ones, and maybe, most of all, not let yourself become a victim. So, do you just go out and get…

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