Pepper Spray – it ain’t just a seasoning…

As my kids have gotten older, and as I have learned to be less and less the over-protective parent and let them experience life, I have had to learn to let go, slowly, yes, but let go all the same. But I’m not an ostrich, I’m a concerned parent in the modern world facing the…

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What are you doing?

I’m stealing this from a dear friend (the hostess of the show): “Tomorrow Sept. 26 at 3 pm eastern?!?! You will be sitting in front of your computer litstening to me at: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/mommymatter I will be sitting down and talking with Noam Freedman, proprietor of Firestore in New York City. Noam works with charities and…

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Love that Gunchick thang!

I’m not normally one for comic books, or comic-style art… That would be my daughter, GEC. She’s the comic junkie in the house. However, every now and then I run across something I just … well … really like. This is one of those times. Can you imagine why I might like this image? Hmmm…

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Bigger ain’t always better…

I’m in the middle of writing a piece about knives that are ideal for ladies or younger users – those with smaller hands, limited knife experience and no desire to be carrying a tactical, sharp-edged boat anchor. Of course, I have to be uber polite in my article, here, I’m gonna say it how I…

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Ye GADS! She’s got a GUN!

Yep, I am a proud member of the gun-totin’ momma club! I grew up around them, understood them to be tools to be respected and treated with care – not fear, and have learned to enjoy them. My career revolves around firearms of all sorts, most of my hobby and leisure time activities revolve around…

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