WomenSafe – 38 years of support for domestic violence victims

The world can be a difficult place. That’s why it’s great that there are so many organizations out there fighting to help those who may not be able to help themselves. With that in mind, I want to kick off this series of articles highlighting great charity organizations that I believe are doing great work. My first profile? WomenSafe, an …

What’s the best EDC sling bag? [Top Everyday Carry Picks]

What’s in your EDC? With the growing popularity of both EDC and minimalism, the need for larger bags such as backpacks is down and the demand for compact bags is up! Enter the sling bag, a great choice for your everyday carry bag. In this post, I’ll give my top 3 EDC sling bags, as well as some tips on …

Best self defense weapon for protecting your home

Do you feel vulnerable in your own home? Want to be prepared in the event of a home invasion? I understand. Your home can be a safe and secure environment. This article shows: Why you would need a self-defense weapon for home defense What types of self-defense weapons are best for use in the home Our top choices for a …

The best mace for runners [Protect yourself while running!]

Do you feel especially vulnerable while out on your daily run or walk? This article offers common sense help and advice about your safety and the use of self-defense chemical sprays like mace and pepper spray. Read on to learn: Why you should seriously consider carrying a self-defense chemical spray while jogging How to stay safe while running What kind …

The Best Pepper Spray for a woman to carry

It’s just a fact of life: For self defense, the best pepper spray for a woman to carry will be quick, effective, and easy to use. If you are in the market for a pepper spray for yourself as a woman, or if you are looking to buy it for someone else, you want to make sure you are getting …

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How to increase awareness of your surroundings

Awareness of your surroundings for self defense is usually known as “situational awareness.” In this post, I’ll teach you some ways to improve your situational awareness and increase your ability to stay safe.

Benchmade Griptilian 551 – Folding Knife Review

Our Ratings: Overall Value Build Quality Style Features and Usability **** ***** **** *** The Griptilian offers a high-quality blade at an affordable price. The material is sturdy enough to last and if it doesn’t, Benchmade offers a lifetime warranty. The Griptilian uses the finest material available to create a knife that’s stain resistant, corrosion resistant, and retains its edge. …