We talk to three young people: one who rebelled against naturism when she was a teen; one who stayed as a naturist; and another teenager who is new to naturism. Why teenagers leave: The club does not make them feel comfortable (possibly because it isn’t really about true naturist values like acceptance and tolerance of … Continue reading Keeping Youth The post Keeping Youth appeared first on The Naturist Living Show.
An eclectic chat with Tim Chizmar on a wide variety of topics: Las Vegas, his experiences organizing nude comedy, nudism in general, his nudist movie project, and more! Links to items mentioned in the show: Tim Chizmar Clothes Free International Kate Logan interview Photo: A nudist comedy show at Olive Dell Ranch – Tim Chizmar … Continue reading A nude actor, writer, and comedian in Las Vegas The post A nude actor, writer, and come... Read more
We discuss dating for naturists/nudists. Because single men are the ones who seem to have the greatest challenge in naturism, we focus our advice on them. We interview Melissa who is an affirmed naturist and Christine who is not but would consider it for the right guy. A summary of the dating advice: Don’t focus … Continue reading Dating Advice for Naturists The post Dating Advice for Naturists appeared first on The Naturist Living... Read more
We chat with Nick and Lins about their experiences while visiting naturist places around the world and the amazing success of their Naked Wanderings blog. Links to items mentioned in the show: Marketing Naturism Podcast The Naked Wanderings Blog Naked Wanderings on Twitter Naked Wanderings on Instagram Naked Wanderings on Pinterest Naked Wanderings on Facebook … Continue reading Naked Wanderings The post Naked Wanderings appeared f... Read more
We discuss the second edition of the book Dressed to Kill: The Link Between Breast Cancer and Bras with the authors, Sydney Ross Singer and Soma Grismaijer. They recount how they were subjected to vindictive and prejudiced attacks on their research and their personal reputation. Links to items mentioned in the show: Dressed to Kill (Second … Continue reading Dressed to Kill – Second Edition The post Dressed to Kill – Second Edition... Read more
We chat with Kate Logan who, 20 years ago, dropped her robe during her graduation speech and finished speaking completely nude in front of 200 classmates, faculty, parents, family, and friends. Her story went viral around the world in a time well before Facebook and other electronic social media became popular. She was and is … Continue reading Baring It All For Graduation The post Baring It All For Graduation appeared first on The... Read more
With episode 101 (or CI in the Roman Numerals we’ve been using) and as we approach our 10 year anniversary, we launch our new website. The new WordPress website and unique domain (instead of a subdomain of Bare Oaks) allow for better features, more flexibility, broader distribution, and better search engine optimization. We think that … Continue reading The New Naturist Living Show Website The post The New Naturist Living Show Webs... Read more
We catch up with Laurent Luft, the president of the Association des naturistes de Paris (ANP), to learn about their recent growth, the new naturist section in a Paris park, and the opening of a nude restaurant. Also, this is our 100th episode since we started 9 years ago, in December 2008! Links to items mentioned … Continue reading More Naturism in Paris! The post More Naturism in Paris! appeared first on The Naturist Living Show. Read more
Barry Sykes tells us about his artist-in-residence experience at Oakwood Sun Club in the UK and explains the benefits for the host club. Links to items mentioned in the show: Barry Sykes Barry Sykes on Instagram Oakwood Sun Club Radical Essex Project Naked State Art Residency Photo: A feature on Barry Sykes in H&E Magazine Play … Continue reading Naked Artist in Residence The post Naked Artist in Residence appeared first on The Nat... Read more
Ashley Moffatt, who performed stand-up comedy nude at Bare Oaks for the first time, talks about her experience on SiriusXM Radio‘s Todd Shapiro Show. Links to items mentioned in the show: Stand-up comedy at Bare Oaks The Todd Shapiro Show The episode of the Todd Shapiro Show with Ashley Moffatt The episode of the Todd … Continue reading New Nude Comedians The post New Nude Comedians appeared first on The Naturist Living Show.
We chat with Amelia Allen, a fashion photographer who just published a photography art book about naturism. Links to items mentioned in the show: Amelia Allen’s Website Naked Britain book Naked Britain book on Amazon Episode 36 – Fashion Photo: Amelia Allen Play Now Episode XCVII The post Naked Britain Photography appeared first on The Naturist Living Show.
In October 2017 Young Naturist America (YNA) announced that they are closing down. We talk to Felicity Jones to find out why. Links to items mentioned in the show: Young Naturists America (YNA) YNA’s announcement that they are closing down Photo: YNA group photo in Woodstock, New York from one of their weekend gatherings Play Now … Continue reading Goodbye YNA The post Goodbye YNA appeared first on The Naturist Living Show.
We discuss online harassment with Cleo of the Topless Topic videos and Felicity Jones of Young Naturist America (YNA). Links to items mentioned in the show: Topless Topics Website Topless Topics on Twitter Topless Topics on Vimeo Young Naturist America (YNA) Felicity’s blog – Still Not Asking For It Felicity’s blog – The Nudism Gender … Continue reading Topless Topics – Online Harassment of Women The post Topless Topics – Online Ha... Read more
A discussion with Brandie Weikle the editor and founder of The New Family website and podcast who wrote an article and produced a podcast about raising children in naturism. Links to items mentioned in the show: 1,000 Families Project: Naked Among The Oak Trees—A Mom Of Two Embraces Naturism Do naturists have the right idea … Continue reading Naturist Parenting on The New Family Podcast The post Naturist Parenting on The New Family... Read more
A discussion with the Executive Director of the American Association for Nude Recreation (AANR) about his vision for naturism/nudism and his plans for the association. Links to items mentioned in the show: The American Association for Nude Recreation (AANR) AANR’s announcement of Dan Whicker’s appointment as Executive Director The Naturist Society (TNS) The Federation of … Continue reading Dan Whicker – AANR Executive Director The ... Read more
We discuss Reddit and the nudism subreddit with Forrest (a.k.a. Vascrypt) moderator for the nudism page which has nearly 8,000 followers. Links to items mentioned in the show: Avalon Resort Reddit Nudism subreddit Photo: Nudism page on Reddit Play Now Episode XCII The post Reddit’s Nudism Subreddit appeared first on The Naturist Living Show.
We discuss the state of naturism in Mexico with Héctor Martínez, the founder of NNG – Naturaleza y Nudismo Guadalajara (Nature and Nudism Guadalajara). Links to items mentioned in the show: Mexican Naturist Federation – Federacion Nudista de México AC NNG – Naturaleza y Nudismo Guadalajara (Nature and Nudism Guadalajara) Desnudólogos Podcast Nudism in Mexico … Continue reading Mexican Naturism The post Mexican Naturism appeared fir... Read more
Thea Fitz-James discusses her one-woman play Naked Ladies along with body issues, feminism, and the meaning of nudity. Links to items mentioned in the show: CBC’s As It Happens – Interview with Thea Fitz-James (at the end of part 1) Naked Ladies play Thea Fitz-James Photo: Thea Fitz-James during a performance of Naked Ladies Play … Continue reading Naked Ladies The post Naked Ladies appeared first on The Naturist Living Show.
We catch up with Felicity Jones (from YNA, not the Rogue One actor!) to discuss gender and single men policies in naturism. Links to items mentioned in the show: YNA – Young Naturists America Felicity’s blog: Nudism, Gender and Single Male Policies Felicity’s blog: The Nudism Gender Problem Part 2: Addressing Harassment Episode 20 – How Not … Continue reading Gender and Single Men Policies in Naturism The post Gender and Single Men... Read more
A visit to a naturist swim in Paris that is organized by the Association des Naturistes de Paris (ANP) three nights per week. There seems to be a resurgence of naturism in France with the participation of naturists in the Fête de l’humanité last summer, the announcement that Paris will at long-last have a naturist area, and … Continue reading Naturism in Paris The post Naturism in Paris appeared first on The Naturist Living Show.