What have you done "naturally" lately?

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Re: What have you done "naturally" lately?

Postby Larryk1052 » Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:36 pm

The first thing I did was get out of bed nude. Next, I slipped a robe on to keep the chill off my back and shoulders. I also leave the front open, so I am somewhat nude. We had a light dusting of snow last night so when I went out onto the deck to feed the cat and dog my bare naked feet left snow prints across the deck. Silly walking barefooted across a snow covered deck, but being naked brings the silly child I once was out to play. :dance:
Had to dress and go to town for a work out and a stop at the local Amish store. When I returned home my wife was leaving for the afternoon which means I get to spend the afternoon naked. So I did some house hold chores, called a new customer to schedule an appointment for next week, and soaked in the hot tub.
Oh, it was only 39 degrees today, but the sun was nice a warm and I was able to enjoy some time on the deck soaking up the sun and enjoying the cold snow on the bottom of my feet. I know its silly standing barefoot on a snow covered deck, but being naked brings the silly inner child in me out to play. :dance:
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Re: What have you done "naturally" lately?

Postby Bare_Truth » Thu Feb 28, 2019 1:43 am

Of late my naturist activities have been curtailed a bit by my broken leg and the weather (cold dreary overcast etc). So yesterday, when it hit the 60's with bright sunshine, and barely a breeze, I just had to get out and get into my woods for a walk. I got at least a half mile of walking (somewhat like a half mile of hobbling) but I made it all the way to the back of the property and back, without adverse incident. I decided that I would mention for the benefit of others should a similar injury befall them the evidence and technique that can be used to keep up the naturist activities instead of going nuts with "cabin fever" while "holed up" in the house for months "while driving the spouse to distraction.

As my custom is I did a photo documentation that mighthelp.
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Some people seem to think that we naturists -nudists are crazy but when it comes to lifting the depression of overcast weather we are simply motivated to get out in the sunlight, which is healthy for us both physically and emotionally and we will strive to get that. Despite suffering from physical injury I opted tor the emotional/physical lift I knew I could get. But I did take some rational precautions. Note that when using a cane or staff (staff is much better the mobility device is placed on the opposite side of the body from the injuried limb. and is moved in cadence with the injured limb. This way the weight is shifted so that no more than half the body weight is carried on the injured limb but using an injured limb once the break is stabilized accelerates healing. The Walkie-Talkie hanging around my neck actually works better than a cell phone. It is a Radio shack model from about 10 years ago and does not suffer from dead spots. It can reach the house from the other side of the ridge and sometimes the ridge is 90 feet higher than the low point I am in and the ridge is between me and the house. I use it Just in case a further adverse event befalls me. I cannot reliably get that level of performance even when I have line of sight to the cellphone tower and the house is on land line!

As I have no pockets in my attire I simply twist up that shop towel into a rope like entity and tie it around the staff with an overhand knot. As the broken ankle has now partially healed the cast serves as a walking cast and just today they replaced the cast with an even better plastic unit that looks like a high topped boot extending to just below the knee. As the weather finally warmed up I was not about to waste the opportunity so I hiked over the affore mentioned ridge all the way to the back of the property, It was great. However we are having an ice storm this evening so it remains to see what tomorrow will bring. Tonight the ice storm may bring the power lines down . but we have propane back up heat in a portable heater that can keep the house tolerable down to around zero F for about a week on a 20 lb bottle and we have two 20 lb bottles so we can go fill one while the other fuels the heater and we are only about 5 miles from where we can get those filled.

So depending on conditions and situation we can enjoy our retirement from as pleasant home and still take in the natural environment on our own terms. But yes I am still looking forward to spring and lots of gardening and outings. take care ya'll
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Re: What have you done "naturally" lately?

Postby JimShedd112 » Thu Feb 28, 2019 2:35 am

Great report Bare_Truth and I’m glad you were able to get out and enjoy some nude time in the outdoors, doing so safely. I worked awhile in the backyard this afternoon in temps comfortable enough to have done it Nude. Only problem, my wife would have complained since she’s against my nudity. It would have been compounded by the fact our daughter was home on her day off too.

The daughter and I tanned at the salon this morning as we’ve been doing for the last couple of months now, fully nude, of course, since we both hate tanlines. It’s not the circumstances I’d prefer but at least I’m able to keep a tan and still get some nude time beyond simply sleeping in the nude.

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Re: What have you done "naturally" lately?

Postby Bare_Truth » Thu Feb 28, 2019 12:47 pm

JimShedd112 wrote:The daughter and I tanned at the salon this morning as we’ve been doing for the last couple of months now, fully nude, of course, since we both hate tanlines. It’s not the circumstances I’d prefer but at least I’m able to keep a tan .......Jim


I don't mean this to gloat, but it seems I am somewhat blessed in that while I do not tan as quickly as many and I have to be at least a little bit careful not to burn, (at least at first in the spring), my tan, once achieved tends to have a slow rate of fading. Back in my "younger, pre-naturist days", when summer clothing left me with tan lines, and I was living in the northern tier of states, my tan lines would persist into December and maybe faintly as late as February, just when it was getting to be time to start all over again.

Now that I am living much farther south and have taken up with naturism and have taken up the practice of getting out in the sun naked at least one day per month totally starkers I seem to retain some degree of tan and start rebuilding it even befor winter is officially over. As the garden soil is workable as early as late February I can fire up the tractor with its rotary tiller and get in a few hours of tanning on the tractor while naked while I do spring plowing and manual work setting stakes as I lay out the rows So I really rarerly have any tan lines worthy of the name. When doing the spring planting and some of the other garden work I may throw on an old thin long sleved shirt after the first hour or so when the sun gets high around mid day. But I don't have to devote any special tasks or time to getting my tan back up to full strength so that I recover a good working tan to avoid burns. I might get a bit "Pink" during such work sessions or might show some "slightly diffuse"zone boundarys but not really anything that I would call a "Tan Line"
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Re: What have you done "naturally" lately?

Postby JimShedd112 » Thu Feb 28, 2019 1:06 pm

Good for you Bare_Truth. I envy you your freedom but am happy for yo as well. I, in the past, could start my tanning sessions in about mid-January outdoors but this winter has been unusually chilly. And, to the peace, it’s just easier to go to the salon.

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Well let Me see now..... What Have I been doing.

Postby Bare_Truth » Fri Mar 22, 2019 8:38 pm

Location:.... South Central Missouri
Date:......... March 22 20
Sky .......... Bright and sunny
Temperature for the day
.................,,,,, Morning at sun up.....33 F...0.7 C
...................... Mid Morning............ 60 F... 16 C
...................... Early afternoon.........70 F... 21.1 C
.......................Late afternoon..........79 F ... 26,1 C
Wind......... Lite to zero all day
Well Duh! Watcha All think I been doing? ............... Ive been spending the day walking in the woods Nekid ! And wishin I had a bunch of my naturist frines here to spend it with me.


What with the leaves still off the trees and plenty of branches to provide enough shadow to break up of the sunlight, to lower the burn risk and low enough breeze so at its highest it won't make it too cool; its Ideal conditions to walk around in the NATURAL condition making multiple sorties to the back of the property and back again, working on the beginnings of a tan, and enjoying a break from normal retirement putterings.

About a week ago Winter seems to have packed it in until autum....... I did find one tick on me, but he was still just strolling around so I put him in the trap of the sink and added a few drops of soap to make sure he sinks. All of which is to say I enjoyed some hours of very fine spring nude weather. :biggrin: :biggrin: :biggrin:

WISH YOU WERE HERE AND WONDERING WHAT IT WOULD TAKE TO GET A BUNCH OF YOU GUYS HERE FOR AN OVERNIGHT CAMPOUT ONE OF THESE WEEKENDS SOON. Grrass has not turned green yet and I can mow it back in the grassy field and then it will be softer on bare feet. Another few weeks and the Doc, may be able to give me the all clear to use my leg agan as the break in my ankle may be good enough by then without having to wrap it tight and restrict use to light duty only. I am already using it extensively but I am not yet ready to go up on the roof to inspect for wind damage on the roof. :duh: (I won't likely do that nude because my bamboo hedge is not likely to be quite high enough to please the neighbors as that is when they leave for work and the school bus comes for their kids. :shock: , (not to mention that If I slip and slide up there, those shingles could be a bit harsh on bare skin.)


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Re: What have you done "naturally" lately?

Postby Bare_Truth » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:14 pm

[quote-"Bare_Truth"]WISH YOU WERE HERE AND WONDERING WHAT IT WOULD TAKE TO GET A BUNCH OF YOU GUYS HERE FOR AN OVERNIGHT or extended weekend CAMPOUT ONE OF THESE WEEKENDS SOON.[/quote]

Oh No!!! Mea Culpa, Mea Culpa, Mea Maxima Culpa !!!!!!
Did I actually say
" A bunch of you guys"
............???? By no means did I intend to be sexist or agist. No No Not at all!!!! By all means bring the wives the gals and girl friends*** kids^^^ grand kids Grand Pas, Grand Mas to the free camp out. (Parents to be responsible for minors and what they do.)
(*** "appropriarate" separate sleeping accommodations required for non-spousal mixed gender couples "compliant with biblical chastity standards" required as well)
(^^^ Legitimate child custody arrangement required should that be an issue)

This is not intended to be restricted to just guys
Note that are talking about trailers, tents, or "under the stars sleeping bag" camping in a naturist group area or in clearings in the woods. (I.E. as civilized or rough as you choose to manage it.

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-- vicinity of Lebanon.
-- All weather roads as far as the property about 2 miles of gravel.
-- Approaches from Camdenton and Sleeper
--10 miles to full service groceries,
-- pizza less than 10 miles
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