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“When the Student is Ready, The Teacher Will Appear.” Intro to My Mentors.

By on July 21, 2017
As I put the final edits on my book, I reflect on the mentors who helped me get here.
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Self Defense Tools in a Woman’s Purse

By on May 19, 2017

It’s not a great photo. (Backlit from the only bright window in a dark Irish pub). Still, it conveys a story of one woman’s 6 self-defense tools.

In pursuit of shade and a pint after intensive gardening, I went to the local pub to watch a Pirates baseball game.  When I looked around after a…

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DEFENSE GUNS REVIEWS STORIES

Went to Allegheny County Sheriff for My Conceal Carry Permit

By on March 24, 2017
The City of Pittsburgh sits within Allegheny County, a county with one of the highest rates of conceal carry applicants (and permits granted) in the country.


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4 Exercises to Power Up Your Fingers, Hands & Wrists

By on March 3, 2017

Bowling, rock climbing, gardening, martial arts, handgun shooting and opening pickle jars share all this trait: adequate finger, hand, and wrist strength that allows you to grip, pull, twist, support, strike and hold.

I thought I had strong hands after many years of garden installations and 8 years of rock climbing. But…

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Why We Practice Shooting at 21 Feet

By on February 17, 2017
Almost every shooting range I go to has targets set up 21-feet from shooting position (or bench). I wonder, does it emanate from the “Tueller Rule”?
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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