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At Home in the Real World DEFENSE GUNS HOME PREVENTION

Learn to Shoot Handguns…Safely & Effectively !

By on January 28, 2017
As of last weekend, I'm certified to teach safe and effective use of handguns. Advice: Prevent home breaks-ins first ! And, know how to defend yourself !
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At Home in the Real World AWARENESS DEFENSE EXCERPTS

Adrenaline, Hunters & Homeowners

By on December 9, 2016
Behind cover, with good support, he took aim…but didn’t pull the trigger. He’d been gripped with “buck fever”– effects caused by adrenaline that infrequent hunters may experience.


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At Home in the Real World DEFENSE STORIES Uncategorized

Brothers, Jiu Jitsu & Unarmed Self Defense

By on November 25, 2016
When my oldest brother Kurt studied jiu jitsu, he passed his new ‘knowledge’ on to his siblings at home. I was probably seven when I learned to do a round house kick to the temple.
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At Home in the Real World DEFENSE PREVENTION STORIES

“I know I should think about this…but I don’t.”

By on November 4, 2016
“What have you been up to on this beautiful day?", Marsha asked. "I bought the gun I’ve been wanting”, I replied. With a quiet gasp, she pulled back. The cashier leaned in. This was a different kind of conversation.
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At Home in the Real World AWARENESS DEFENSE HOME

Unlikely Teachers

By on October 14, 2016

When a person explores new territory, whether it’s re-decorating for the first time in 15 years, or learning to eat healthy food, a new world opens up. You’re exposed to trends, vocabulary, advice and choices. If you’re lucky, you find a good teacher along the way. Sometimes, you go…

Suzy Meyer, Author
Pittsburgh, PA

I'm a landscape architect, gardener, and of late, a certified NRA instructor. I enjoy practicing T’ai Chi, playing bocce, and walking through watersheds.. This blog is my journey full of learning curves to calm the chaos.

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