Ten years ago it was impossible, but today, learning Taekwon-do at home is finally possible. Not everyone has the time to commute back and forth to an in-person class to learn a martial art, after all. Online taekwondo schools make it possible for students to learn movements from the comfort and privacy of their own […]
Should Men Teach Self-Defense for Women
Way back in the year 2000, when I gave birth to my daughter, I knew that she’d learn martial arts. At the time, I didn’t know that I would be one of her primary instructors, but I knew that she’d be taking classes because I always wanted her to know something about self-defense, even as […]
What Would You Do, If You Knew a Martial Art?
A few years ago, my family traveled to Fez, Morocco and stayed in a house located in the meandering streets of the old medina. John is a human compass and he rarely gets lost, but even this environment was challenging to him. Needless to say, he took the lead since we could only walk single-file. […]