So I think this post is going to set the foundation for another blog post on my other site, The Meandering Naturist, as my personal opinion is that it’s only telling one side of the story. But coming from The Economist, I think this is a real important document that is likely to influence a […]Read More Naked Europe covers up
Despite the author’s use of clichés about social nudity, especially the term “nudist colony,” the strength of this piece is found the links throughout that click through to several documents that actually add substance to the argument. Several excellent points, and several excellent sources. Worth the read. View original post: 865 more words For MORE rational […]Read More The Scientific Reasons Why You Should Just Always Be Naked
I have a friend who has recently gotten into naturism who stated bluntly, “You know, somebody should write a naturism for beginner’s page so you don’t feel like an idiot the first time out!” Actually, I think that’s been done quite a lot, but I think this article does it particularly well, thoughtfully omitting most […]Read More How to travel: what to pack for a naturist resort break
An interesting read from the female perspective, when a 50-something woman conquers her inhibitions – not only about nudity, but about her body in general. Not sure how this would play in the US, but it seems our British counterparts might be a bit more progressive in this arena. View original post: 1984 more words […]Read More Would you let your friends see you naked?
A brief article from Psychology Today that makes a compelling case for the perspective, “What’s all the fuss about?” Be sure to click the comment bar at the end of the article, as the responses are as insightful as the actual piece. Really. What is all the fuss about? View original post: 255 more wordsRead More Fear and Loathing of Nakedness: Are kids traumatized by public nakedness?
OK… there are those words again. “Nudist Colony!” I always find that off-putting, but there are some really thoughtful reflections in this piece that really help contextualize nudity in the real world environment, and in the end, a nice validation for the cause. View original post: 784 more wordsRead More What I learnt living next to a nudist colony
Having made my first visit to a Japanese Onsen a few months ago, I found this article to be particularly timely. To be sure, it is a completely different set of ideals about public nudity, but one thing is quite a lot the same. Once you’ve been naked for about five minutes, it’s all pretty […]Read More What Bathing Naked In Front of Strangers Taught Me About Body Confidence
REBLOG: NAKED YOGA – A FAD OR A THING? I’ve been curious about this for quite some time. Living a good distance from the nearest major city, and a long way from Boston or New York, not sure when there will be a naked yoga class at my local community center, but I’d certainly […]Read More Naked Yoga – A fad or a thing?