My Empowerment Story – By Terri Vetter Women On Wednesdays

I can’t remember a time when guns weren’t in my life.  My dad hunted with gun and bow.  He kept his guns in an antique gun cabinet in our dining room.  No lock, glass front.  It was filled with the antique guns he collected, his hunting guns, a hand gun, and ammunition.  It was a […]

Empower Yourself With Mindset and Preparation By Christy Painchaud

Empowerment is a powerful word and holds a different meaning to each of us, as it applies to each unique aspect of our lives. Christy Painchaud shares the importance of mindset and preparation to empower and protect yourself along with 7 things you should and can do.

Situational Awareness Mass Casualty Events Current Affairs - Part II

  Terrorist attacks are scary. But it always helps to be educated about what to do and what not to do, so you have the best chances of staying safe.   Share your thoughts about what you would do if you found yourself in the middle of an attack unfolding around you. Was this message […]

Women on Wednesday! “Toys, Tools, Guns & Rules”

It’s Women on Wednesday… with “Toys, Tools, Guns & Rules” Our empowerment message this week is to encourage you to empower and educate your children with gun safety! We recently read a new favorite children’s gun safety book, “Toys, Tools, Guns & Rules” by @juliegolob (World Class Competitive Shooter and Industry Icon). We absolutely loved […]

Women On Wednesdays Kim's Empowerment Story

Check out our “Women on Wednesdays” message from Kim Sellers as she shares her empowerment story…   ”For the past several years, my dad and I go to the shooting range as a part of father/daughter time for his birthday.  It first began as something fun, “bonding” time.  However, the first time I held the […]

Women on Wednesdays Begins Today A Story of Learning and Empowerment from Carole

Welcome to “Women on Wednesdays”… our new women’s column hosted by me, Christy Painchaud! This feature is especially for our female members and followers. But guys, you’ll want to read these too, as there will be a lot of useful insights coming in from our readers. As a firearms training instructor for many years now, […]

How to Reduce Gun Theft from Cars 10 Tips to Protect Your Firearm

Cars are bad place to keep weapons. A jimmied car door, a broken window, and someone can steal a gun that can later be used to commit more crimes. Research has found between 300,000 and 600,000 firearms in the U.S. every year are stolen. That’s 1,600 stolen guns every day, or more than one per […]

Women on Wednesdays is Coming, Share Your Story Submit your stories to Christy

Starting in February, we’ll be doing something special for the ladies. We’re launching a Women on Wednesdays column, led by Christy Painchaud. Not all the stories and comments are coming from Christy though. We want to hear from our female followers and members!! Here’s a little message from Christy. “As an instructor, one thing I […]

Meet Christy Painchaud, E3 Firearms Instructor

Christy Painchaud is retired from military service. Her vast experience and training also includes being a special agent and a firearms instructor. As a mom, Christy helps bring a different perspective, from a woman and mom in the firearms world. Christy’s first memories of shooting a gun was with her dad at her uncle’s property […]

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