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86 – Mental Preparation for a Concealed Carry Life

On this week’s show, Barbara Baird talks to concealed carry instructor Stacy Bright about all that is involved in becoming mentally prepared and legally prepared for a concealed carry life. Sponsored by Ruger.

Barbara is joined by cohost Carrie Lightfoot and the women discuss products, trends, the upcoming SHOT Show and how Carrie hopes to stay organized this year. Julie Golob wraps up her “Tip Time” series on shooting faster with a tip on keeping our own pace and cadence.

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Carrie is preparing for SHOT show and lists her appearances. Meanwhile, Barb is getting ready to play host to The Shotgun & Chelsea Bun Club women at her ranch in the Ozarks before they all head for the SHOT Show.


Stacy Bright Mental Preparation for a Concealed Carry Life

Stacy Bright

Topic:  Mental Preparation for a Concealed Carry Life

In this week’s show, concealed carry instructor Stacy Bright leads the discussion on how to prepare for becoming and then, being a concealed carrier.

Stacy Bright is an NRA Certified Pistol & Rifle Instructor, Refuse to be a Victim Instructor, Missouri Concealed Carry Instructor, Certified TWAW Instructor and Leader of the Southwest Missouri chapter of The Well Armed Woman. She also co-hosts a local radio show and is a freelance writer for Women’s Outdoor News, Range365.com, Outdoor Life, and USCCA Magazine, in addition to being the Social Media Manager for The Well Armed Woman, LLC. She’s been married for 22 years and has 3 daughters. Contact Stacy Bright.

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Tip Time with Julie Golob: Your Cadence

Julie Golob wraps up her series on shooting with this tip on “Cadence,” and finding your perfect timing. Tip time is sponsored by NRA Women.

Cool products

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Barb says that bringing home a new gun is akin to bringing home a baby. You must care for it, protect it and always know where it is. Discover the many safe options from Liberty Safe, and why Barb and Carrie highly recommend this company. (Starting at $29)

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With organization in mind, Carrie hopes this online planner will be just the ticket to her success with scheduling in 2018. She thinks you might apply it to firearms training, too.


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TWAW Product of the Week


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The WON’s post of the week: How to Clean a Pistol

Becky Yackley, who is a competition shooter, penned this how-to piece at The WON, and also, created a video to show the steps to cleaning a semi-auto gun. Becky’s work is sponsored by Jagemann Sporting Group.

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  • About Barbara Baird

    Publisher/Editor Barbara Baird is a freelance writer in hunting, shooting and outdoor markets. Her bylines are found at several top hunting and shooting publications. She also is a travel writer, and you can follow her at https://www.ozarkian.com.


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