Rounds and Roses is a Featured Blog!

Many thanks to Rebecca and Joe over at the Outdoor Blogger Network for choosing this site as one of three featured blogs this week.   The OBN team has provided a platform of encouragement and support for outdoor bloggers of all types, and their site is full of great information for everyone.

You can check out the three featured blogs, and many others, by going to  Outdoor Blogger Network.  Look around some while you are there; I’m sure you’ll love what you find!

“What do you tell a new woman shooter?”

Great advice for new lady shooters…

Taking Aim

A friend of mine is going shooting for the first time tomorrow, and said she thought I’d be proud of her for doing it.  I am incredibly proud and hope she comes to respect and enjoy shooting as much as I do.

Her text was immediately followed by a string of concerns from me:

  • Make sure whoever takes you teaches you thoroughly goes over gun safety before you even touch a firearm.
  • When you do get to pick up the firearm, keep your finger away from the trigger until you are ready to fire. (It took a while for my brother to break me of that habit!)
  • Make sure you always keep it pointed down range, and watch not to wave it around as you’re talking. (She can get animated with her hand gestures sometimes.)
  • Don’t wear a v- or scoop-neck shirt.  Ladies, you know why that is.
  • Take this…

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