Your Hump Day Reading List for June 6, 2018

It’s the first Wednesday of June? Why, let’s celebrate with some great self defense, personal safety, and family preparedness articles!     How will you protect your children? When you have children, defense planning gets substantially more complicated. The younger...

Your Hump Day Reading List for May 30, 2018

This week I bring you more great articles to help you and your loved ones live safer lives. Why not grab a beverage and do some reading?     Gun thefts happen — too often An introduction to some of the ways to keep your guns from being stolen. (Frankly, I wish the...

Your Hump Day Reading List for May 16, 2018

Is it Wednesday again already? How time flies when I’m collecting articles to share with you!     Credit card thieves are amazingly enterprising Krebs on Security posted this article about credit card skimmers — but this time there’s a new wrinkle: they were placed on...

Your Hump Day Reading List for May 9, 2018

Wednesdays are always better with great self defense and preparedness information!     Dealing with the verbally aggressive person Not every potentially dangerous situation is a surprise. Sometimes they develop from your interaction with another person. Anyone who has...

Your Hump Day Reading List for April 25, 2018

Spring has finally sprung in Oregon, and I’m celebrating with a great collection of articles for all aspects of your defense, safety, and preparedness!     This article is dumb. Read it anyway. Why do I say it’s dumb? Because these are five types of people you should...

You can find perspective in some odd places

It must be said that I’m not really a travel bug. Don’t get me wrong; I’m no hermit, but I don’t have the intense wanderlust many people do. I can appreciate it, even envy it to an extent, but I’ve never had it. So it was something of an oddity for me to be reading an...