Posts in category Preparedness

Lessons From The Texas Tower Shooting

Lessons From The Texas Tower Shooting The Texas tower shooting was the first major school shooting in the U.S. and until 2007, the worst school shooting in U.S. history. There are several lessons to be learned. What happened On August 1, 1966 a single gunman, disguised as a repairman entered the University of Texas campus in Austin, […]

Shotgun – The Multipurpose Firearm

Shotgun – The Multipurpose Firearm Shotguns are popular for home defense. They are also a good multipurpose firearm. With a shotgun you can hunt most animals found in North America. Some believe the shotgun is the perfect preparedness firearm. One thing is true about it, it is a very versatile firearm. Home defense A shotgun […]

Gun Blogs and Burglary

Gun Blogs and Burglary I follow several blogs. As I’m sure most of you do as well. There is a trend I’ve been noticing that I don’t like. A lot of these blogs have been talking about, instructing on the use of, and selling lock picks. Where I come from possession of tools for burglary is illegal, and […]

How Much Ammo Do You Need?

How Much Ammo Do You Need? How much ammo should you store and keep on hand? This is a question that you can spend days reading opinions on. Everyone has an opinion on the subject. There is no true answer to the question “How much ammo do you need?”. There isn’t any solid evidence saying […]

Hunting Season Approaches

Hunting season is quickly approaching. Here in West Virginia our buck rifle season comes in the week of thanksgiving. If you’re not ready for it, you don’t have long to get ready.

I’m not a big hunter. I don’t care about a big rack (on a deer) or any of the other reasons most hunt. Hunting is a great way to get meat! I eat a lot, free meat is a huge benefit.

Barricade or Clear What To Do?

Which is a better option for your personal security, barricading yourself in or clearing an area by yourself.

Spare Magazines

I have touched in previous articles about having spare magazines, but I never went into much detail about the subject. Having spare magazines is very important. Both with you and at home.

Traveling in the Air

Traveling in the Air I originally started this post while packing for SHOT Show 2013. But I got busy packing and didn’t get it finished. I still thought it would be beneficial to you. As you all know I would forget everything if I didn’t make lists and write everything down. I feel that instead […]

More Than Guns

Self defense and personal protection are way more than guns. The truth is most personal protection agents, more commonly called body guards, are actually unarmed. The do not use guns to protect their clients, they use their heads.


I hope your here because you want to learn about self defense, firearms, and personal protection. Today I want to go over protection, what it is, and why we need it in this day and age.



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