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Situational Awareness Part 2: Driving

First just a quick side note, well, more like an advertisement. If you are looking for a good, high quality AR-15 then look no further! Natural State Tactical is now a dealer for Primary Weapons Systems!!! 308 more words

What Would You Do?- Trapped Part 2

What Should You Do? 

Movies like Taken, while dramatized for entertainment, place an emphasis on being mindful of your surrounding at all times.  And movies like Brokedown Palace, remind us to not lose ourselves in fun, and be prepared for the unexpected. 759 more words

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Keep Calm…

This is mirror-posted over at According To Hoyt, and you can read all of it there.

I am a weapon. When the time comes to strike, the tool I happen to use is not the weapon, the squishy gray stuff between my ears is. 331 more words


What Would You Do?- Trapped

There’s a fine line between between being prepared and being paranoid.

Sometimes, as a woman, that line is difficult to walk. Everyone has an opinion on what is safe and what you should or shouldn’t do based on your gender. 632 more words

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Why Mindset Matters

Mindset is defined as “the established set of attitudes held by someone.” It is an idea or inclination as to how a person will approach a situation. 390 more words

Surveillance Detection and Being Unpredictable

If you take a course on surveillance detection you will probably hear things like “change your routine”, “dont be predictable”, “use different routes” etc etc. Those are all great advice. 132 more words

Touring Safely in Quito

We’ve lived in Quito for almost a year now. And I think it’s time to share a piece I started to write immediately after arriving last summer but was afraid to publish because I didn’t want to scare friends who might want to come and visit. 1,334 more words

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