Author Allison Goodwin, PPT Editor

Allison is an editor at Pew Pew Tactical and resident apocalypse nerd. She got a taste of sport shooting in 4-H Club and has been shooting most of her life. She also has a soft spot for survivalism and loves learning new prepping skills.

Buyer's Guide

Best Deer Hunting Rifles You Can Still Buy

Prepping for deer season and need some rifle suggestions? Check out our rundown of the best deer hunting rifles you can still buy. (Read)

Gear

[Review] Sitka Hunting Gear: Worth the Money?

Sitka gear is pricey, but this hunting apparel is well worth the high-end price tag. Come find out why it’s become our go-to hunting gear. (Read)

Gear Reviews

[Hands-on Review] Maven S.2 Spotting Scope

Looking for a good spotting scope that won't break the bank? You might want to consider the Maven S.2 Spotting Scope. Come find out why. (Read)

How-To

[How-To] Dress for Cold Weather Hunts: Layering 101

How do hunters suffer in wet conditions and freezing cold? Layers! Find out how you can up your hunting game with the right clothing. (Read)

Fun

Alternative Meats for Your Thanksgiving Meal

Wanna kick it back to the first Thanksgiving with somethings other than turkey? Add these alternatives to your shopping list. (Read)

Hunting

When It All Goes Wrong: Elk Hunting in 2020

Elk hunting in the Colorado Rockies sounded like a great way to escape the stress of 2020. But what happens when it all goes sideways? (Read)

How-To

[How To] Get Your Girlfriend or Wife Interested in Shooting

Wondering how to entice your significant other into going to the gun range? Our gun gal Alice has some helpful tips! (Read)

Gear Reviews

4 Best Skinning Knives: What Makes a Great Skinner?

Not sure why you need a dedicated skinning knife? How about fixed/folded or if you need a gut hook? We go over it all and choose the best. (Read)

Gear Reviews

6 Best Women’s Tactical Pants [Tested]

Feeling left out by the boys and their cool tactical pants? Not anymore! Here are the best tactical pants made just for women. (Read)

Every Day Carry

6 Best Pocket Knives For Women: Why & What to Look For

Not sure why you even need a pocket knife or what to look for? We cover it all plus our favorite picks of the best pocket knives for women. (Read)

Every Day Carry

Best Everyday Carry (EDC) Items List For Women

Looking for a woman-centric everday carry (EDC) list? We cover all the essentials to keep you ready for any situation. (Read)

Prepping

Dog Bug Out Bags: Best Survival Backpacks & Item List

Don't leave your pup unprepared in a disaster. We go over why you need a dog bug out bag, the best backpacks, and a list of the essentials to include. (Read)

How-To

[Guide] Jogging While Carrying

How do you protect yourself while jogging? We cover the why and then drill down into the various ways and options to carry a gun while on the run. (Read)

How-To

[How-To] Rack a Pistol Slide With Weak Hands

Have trouble racking pistol slides because of weak or arthritic hands? It's about technique not muscle! We'll walk you throughwith picturess & videos. (Read)
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