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At Home in the Real World AWARENESS DEFENSE PREVENTION

The Limits of Police Protection & You

By on September 13, 2016
When it comes to personal safety, there’s a very dangerous assumption that you may hold near and dear. Most people do. It’s this:

“The police will protect me.”

But that's not their job.
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At Home in the Real World AWARENESS DEFENSE PREVENTION

Why I Wrote – At Home In the Real World

By on September 7, 2016
I’m writing a book called At Home In the Real World. It recognizes that the world around us is increasingly unsettled, and that our homes are extensions of our lives that we need to strengthen.

Why am I writing this? Because the bubble I lived in had been breached with gunfire, statistics, and reality sandwiches. I'll get to that, but suffice it to say, it left me a little afraid, deeply unsettled....and in want of solutions.
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HOME PREVENTION REVIEWS

Turn Your Welcome Mat Into a Lighthouse

By on September 1, 2016
Unlocked doors and windows are still the top two means for a bad guy to get into your home. Calamity May says: Don’t make it easy! Know when a stranger is outside your door!
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HOME PREVENTION

Why We Didn’t Move

By on September 1, 2016
If you lived in the city, and heard gunfire on and off for a few years, about a half mile away, and then one day it came ridiculously close to your house, your first reaction may be an intense desire to move. Mine was!

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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