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Kathy Barron: Let Me Tell You A Little About Nudism

Nudism is the best possible antidote to body shame. It is also a great antidote to stress (once you get past the stress of trying it for the first time). Here are just a few things you should know about … Continue reading

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A Perspective of AANR and Social Nudism

By Bill Schroer, AANR Executive Director-AANR In a recent issue of the NUSA Sun, a nudist publication widely distributed in the Southeast, a staff columnist wrote a two-page critique of AANR and its direction. The author, who is not an … Continue reading

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An Introduction and a Look Forward: Coming Out As Nudists

By Steve Jacobson While searching for a topic for my first guest blog to AANR, it became evident that a little introduction is in order. My wife and I decided to explore nudism when we saw an advertisement in a … Continue reading

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What Does Body Acceptance Mean To You?

We live in a time when people are paying more attention to health and physical fitness. Childhood and adult obesity is at an all-time high, which can lead to Type-II Diabetes and other health concerns. Studies show that a sedentary … Continue reading

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Today Is Turn Beauty Inside Out Day

Today is TBIO Day—Turn Beauty Inside Out Day. As nudists, we know the importance of promoting healthy body image and changing the definition of what people consider beautiful. AANR has always promoted healthy body image based on who a person … Continue reading

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Pasco Nudists Celebrate 71 Years

Today, there are more year-round nudists in Pasco County, Florida, than anywhere in the world. On April 25, 1941, Avery Weaver Brubaker and his wife founded Lake Como Club, the county’s first nudist resort and location of the 2012 AANR … Continue reading

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A Singular Life

By Melissa Lapier My mother’s worst nightmare has come true: I’m 36 years old and single.  Or maybe her worst nightmare is that I’ve brought her no grandchildren.  Either way, I’m not what she planned for. When I was … Continue reading

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“Wanderlust” Movie Opens Friday

“Wanderlust” opens on Friday, February 24, in theaters across the country. The film, and its depiction of nudity, has been greatly anticipated by nudists for months. In “Wanderlust,” a couple, played by Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd, hit hard by … Continue reading

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What Type of Content Would You Like To See on

The American Association for Nude Recreation is committed to making the AANR website your go-to source of information about nudism and nude recreation. We will be introducing user-generated content in areas most relevant to our members and friends, including testimonials … Continue reading

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Islands of Sanity In An Insane World

Why Your Membership Matters By David Jackson, Member Trustee I keep seeing the articles on Why Your AANR Membership Matters. My reason as to why my AANR membership matters is simple: Nude beaches and AANR clubs are islands of sanity … Continue reading

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