Great Concealed Carry Holsters for Fall

Fall is HERE! The leaves are changing, the weather is getting cooler and people can’t stop debating the greatness of pumpkin spice everything. Autumn is such a great time of year! Not only because of everything I just mentioned, but because concealed carry becomes so much easier! Do you have…

Read more

Springfield Armory Hellcat – One Hell of a Gun

The Springfield Armory Hellcat just might be an answer to my concealed carry gun prayers! I know, that's a pretty bold statement, but the innovations Springfield has brought to this gun are not only exciting and functional but incredibly impressive. They have been working on this gun for 2+ years,…

Read more

Gun Reviews by Women – Sig P365 – Barbora

Sig P365 Gun Review by Barbora   Sig P365 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: p365 Caliber: 9mm Price: 21 980,00 CZK (928.84 USD)   Sig P365 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Sig P365XL – Kristin

Sig Sauer P365 XL Gun Review By Kristin   Sig P365 XL Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P365 XL Caliber: 9mm   Sig P365 XL Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you?…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Sig P365 – Lisa

Sig Sauer P365 Gun Review By Lisa   Sig Sauer P365 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P365 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.5 Ammunition Capacity: 10+1   Sig Sauer P365 Usage and Features Primary Use Other Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Sig P365 – Angela

Sig Sauer P365 Gun Review By Angela Sig Sauer P365 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P365 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.1" Ammunition Capacity: 10+1 Price: $469 Sig Sauer P365 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Sig P365 – Sharalee

Sig Sauer P365 Gun Review By Sharalee   Sig Sauer P365 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P365 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.5 Ammunition Capacity: 10+1 Price: $499   Sig Sauer P365 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What features does this…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Sig Sauer P365 – Chani

Sig Sauer P365 Gun Review By Chani   Sig Sauer P365 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P365-MS Caliber: 9 mm Ammunition Capacity: 10+1 or 12+1   Sig Sauer P365 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left-handed? Left Handed What features does this gun have…

Read more

Gun Review By Women – Sig P365 – Angie

Sig Sauer P365 Gun Review By Angie   Sig Sauer P365 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Sig Sauer Model: P365 Caliber: 9mm Barrel Length: 3.1 inches Ammunition Capacity: 10 or 12 round magazine is available Price: $500.00ish   Sig Sauer P365 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or…

Read more

Gun Reviews by Women – Ruger SR22 – Valerie

Ruger SR22 Gun Review By Valerie   Ruger SR22 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: SR22 Caliber: .22   Ruger SR22 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? I bought this as my "starter"…

Read more

Gun Reviews by Women – Ruger SR22- Tracy

Ruger SR22 Gun Review By Tracy   Ruger SR22 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model:  SR22 Caliber: 22LR Ammunition Capacity:10 Price: $380   Ruger SR22 Usage and Features Primary Use Target Shooting Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? Has a…

Read more

Gun Review By Women – Ruger SR22 – Diane

Ruger SR22 Gun Review by Diane   Ruger SR22 Specification Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: SR22 Caliber: .22 Barrel Length: 3.5 “ Ammunition Capacity: 10+1 Price: $379   Ruger SR22 Usage and Features Primary Use Target Shooting Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SR22 – Beverly

Ruger SR22 Review By Beverly   Ruger SR22 Specifications Model: SR22 Caliber: 22 Ammunition Capacity: 7   Ruger SR22 Usage & Features Primary Use: Concealed Carry Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? My SR22 is easy to slide…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SR22 – Elizabeth

Ruger SR22 Gun Review by Elizabeth   Ruger SR22 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: SR22 Caliber: .22 Barrel Length: 3.5" Ammunition Capacity: 10+1 Price: bought used for $250   Ruger SR22 Usage and Features Primary Use Target Shooting Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What features does this gun…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SR22 – Doris

Ruger SR22 Review By Doris   Ruger SR22 Specifications Model: SR22 Caliber: .22 Barrel Length: 3.5” Ammunition Capacity: 15 + 1 Price: MSRP $439.00   Ruger SR22 Usage & Features Primary Use: Target Shooting Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed…

Read more

Gun Reviews by Women – Ruger SR22 – Leanne

Ruger SR22 Gun Review by Leanne   Ruger SR22 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: SR22 Caliber: 22 Barrel Length: 3.5" Ammunition Capacity: 10 Price: $300.00   Ruger SR22 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry What features does this gun have that appealed to you? The safety engages when no…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SR22 – Nicole

Ruger SR22 Review By Nicole   Ruger SR22 Specifications Model: SR22 Caliber: 22 LR Barrel Length: 3.5" Ammunition Capacity: 10 Price: $450   Ruger SR22 Usage & Features Primary Use: Target Shooting Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you?…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SR22 – Ginger

Ruger SR22 Gun Review by Ginger   Ruger SR22 Specifications Gun Manufacturer: Ruger Model: SR22 Caliber: 22 Ammunition Capacity: 10   Ruger SR22 Usage and Features Primary Use Concealed Carry Are you right or left-handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? Small, Lightweight, easy…

Read more

Gun Reviews By Women – Ruger SR22 – Arlene

Ruger SR22 Review By Arlene   Ruger SR22 Specifications Model: SR22 Caliber: 22 LR   Ruger SR22 Usage & Features Primary Use Target Shooting Are you right or left handed? Right Handed What features does this gun have that appealed to you? Zero recoil. For plinking Tell us about shooting…

Read more

The Second Amendment

  Amendment II A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. Below are some very good articles pertaining to The Second Amendment to better help to understand why it was included…

Read more

The Second Amendment – A Resource For You

As our right to protect ourselves and be the best self-protectors we can rely on our rights protected by the Bill of Rights and the Second Amendment, I thought it would be helpful to build a resource for you. A place where you can learn all there is to know…

Read more

The Bill of Rights

Below is a transcript of The Bill of Rights provided by The National Archives What does is say? You can read a summary here Eight basic facts about the Bill of Rights   On September 25, 1789, the First Congress of the United States proposed 12 amendments to the Constitution.…

Read more

The Constitution of The United States

Below is a transcription of The United States provided by The National Archives What does The Constitution say? You can read a summary here The Federalist Papers Constitution 101 - Free online course - Hillsdale College We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union,…

Read more

The Declaration of Independence

Below is a transcript of The Declaration of Independence provided by the National Archives What does The Declaration of Independence say? You can read a summary here Fascinating Facts about the Declaration of Independence To Remain Free, We Need To Deepen Our Understanding Of The Declaration These are the 56…

Read more

How to Contact Your Lawmakers

Communicating with your Law Makers and Senators is vital. They must hear from you to know how it is you expect them to govern as your elected officials. I encourage you to go visit them in person or personally give them a call. Emails are also an important way to…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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.…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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.

Read more

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…

Read more

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?

Read more

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…

Read more

Keanu Reeves Best Gun Movies

Ok… so I think I can speak for many of us gun toting ladies who have a soft spot for Keanu Reeves. He is a cool, down-to-earth, attractive guy and he loves to shoot guns. What’s not to love?! When celebrities who are constantly in the public eye handle and…

Read more

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…

Read more

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,…

Read more

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.…

Read more

Celebrating Independence Day

Summer is starting and soon it will be the Fourth of July, our beautiful nation’s day of independence. Everyone loves to celebrate the most important day in America’s history, but are we really celebrating Independence Day?

Read more

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…

Read more

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!

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

#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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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!

Read more

#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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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.

Read more

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.

Read more

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…

Read more