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Naturism Increases Happiness and Positive Body Image

At last, we have an actual research study about naturism and its positive effects on body image and happiness! The research was published online in the Journal of Happiness Studies on January 21st, 2017. It set out to investigate the “possible psychological benefits of naturism.” As the author notes, naturists have long been making claims […]

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Coventry Club and Resort | Nudist Resort in Vermont New England

With a three day holiday weekend, Jordan and I had the opportunity to check out Coventry Nudist Resort up in northern Vermont. It’s in the small town of Milton, which is on the eastern side of Lake Champlain on the border of New York and Vermont. It’s about a 30 minute drive from Burlington (and […]

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Abbott’s Glen Clothing Optional Resort

Guest Blog by: Felix Gato Abbott’s Glen Vermont Nudist Resort Review: Vermont is the closest thing we have to Spain, a state where nudity is legal everywhere except a few spots where excess enthusiasm in the public square forced local ordinances limiting it. While there are loads of well-established informal places to just pull over […]

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My Experience Getting Naked in a Cave at Howe Caverns

Being an active figure in the nudist scene for so long, I can definitely say I’ve participated in a great variety of social naked activities, some more out-of-the-box than others. The event I attended this past Saturday, however, was a first. Jordan and I got naked in an underground cavern in upstate New York with […]

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The History of Nakedness, Nudism, Naturism and Social Nudity

In this article will explore both nudism and nudity throughout history. While organized nudism, as a movement, is considerably young, social nudity is as old as Adam and Eve. Nudism and Nudists History Part One – Nudity in the Bible Nudity In The Bible – When the word nude or naked is mentioned, the first […]

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Mohonk Preserve | Split Rock Naked Sunbathing

Getting Some Naked Sun At Split Rock And the Mohonk Preserve While we still have some beautiful fall days left, I wanted to share a clothing-optional place to go where you can also get your outdoor / fall foliage fix! It’s located in the Mohonk Preserve in the town of New Paltz in upstate New […]

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Summer 2018 Naked Events and Naturist Festivals in U.S. and Canada

This is a 2018 guide to naturist, clothing-optional and naked events happening around the U.S. and Canada this summer! It’s split into two sections — Naked / Clothing Optional Events (more mainstream events that appeal to naturists) and Naturist Events (organized by and for naturists). The list is focused on big festivals, gatherings and unique […]

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The Issues With Bathing Suits and Why We’d All Better Off Without Them

I’m not one of those nudies that feels compelled to be naked 24 / 7, and I would say that many nudists can’t be and don’t care to be naked everywhere, all the time. (I’ve mentioned this before in the common myths about nudism.) I’m quite comfortable wearing clothes in the winter. I get cold very […]

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New Facebook Censorship Policies, User Appeals and Other Updates

In 2014, I published my first article on why Facebook censorship is such a big issue. In the 4 years since, a few things have changed, plus we got a lot more insight on how Facebook (and Instagram, which it owns) moderates the vast amount of content posted to its site every day. Towards of […]

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A Brief History of Nudity in Wicca, Paganism and Witchcraft

Guest Blog by: Liam Cyfrin and Caroline Tully A Fig Leaf of our Imagination There are countless quirks about humans, but one of the real doozies is that most are confused, divided and downright ditsy when it comes to their own physical nature. To millions, the human body in its natural state is embarrassing, shameful, […]