Home Safety Tips

by Caryn Murray Let’s face it, accidents can happen anywhere. In fact, most accidents leading to severe injury occur in the home and can be easily prevented just by following these home safety tips. Dark Areas Dark areas in the home can be especially unsafe. This includes basements, garages, attics, or any storage area where …

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Self Defense Tips for Women

by Caryn Murray The idea of a woman being a frail and helpless creature is, luckily, becoming outdated. However, women are still more likely than a man to be victimized. That doesn’t mean you will be a victim, because basic self defense for women begins with eliminating the blinding element of surprise and becoming prepared …

Women In Construction

by Crystal Hammersley As the daughter of a man who owned his own contracting business, I spent many summer days on my dad’s construction sites watching him build houses, garages, and decks. I learned many skills from my father, and I'm able to handle a hammer, power saw, drill, and other tools that most women …