Author Archive: Jordan Blum

Jordan Blum is a lifelong nudie and co-founder of Young Naturists America.

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What You Get For Your Young Naturist and Nudist Organization YNA Membership

| November 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

Personal Nudist Organization Benefits and Young Naturists and Nudists America YNA Nudist Organization Expectations and Realities: A couple of weeks ago, we got an email from a young woman who used to attend our events. She was a dues-paying nudist organization member of YNA for a couple of years and when her membership auto-renewed for …
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True Nudists On The Pure Practice Of Nudism

| November 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

General Information About PureNudism As Practiced By “True Nudists” True Nudists: What is Nudism? For true nudists, Nudism is a philosophy and at its core can become a world view (or at least influence it). For those who choose nudism as a way of life (those who call themselves “Nudists“), it is a statement that …
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A Healthy Body Image Through Social Nudity and Nudism

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nudism and Healthy Body Image – Can Social Nudity Have a Positive Affect? Is Nudism Good for Your Body Image? Nudism and Healthy Body Image – While there are a wide range of reasons to get involved in social nudity, arguably, the most well-known benefit of nudism is the remarkable improvement this type of lifestyle can …
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Topless Men and the History of Male Topfree Rights

| June 9, 2016 | 4 Comments

Topless Men – How Men Won Topfree Rights in the U.S. Men’s freedom to go topless is often taken for granted and is perceived as a normal part of American society. Thus many people do not realize that bare-chested males running around in public is a relatively recent thing in American Society. For decades, public …
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Nudists, Nudism and The Nudist Lifestyle Defined by YNA

| June 3, 2016 | 2 Comments

Nudism, Nudists and Everything You Want To Know About The Nudist Lifestyle and Nudism! Introduction to Nudism A Nudist may have many reasons for being naked. Some common reasons are self-acceptance, getting closer to nature, physical comfort, and more authentic human connection and relationships. Nudists feel that a deeper or truer understanding of people can be …
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Swimming Naked And My Nude Mermaid Memories

| May 31, 2016 | 1 Comment

Being A Nude Mermaid and Swimming Naked (Swimming Naked And My Mermaid Memories is a guest blog) Back in the 80’s it was really not too crazy for a pre-teen to be allowed to swim alone in a backyard pool. I think it’s changed a lot since then, with media relaying information on pool accidents to …
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Polyamory and Explaining The Non Monogamous Polyamorous Lifestyle

| May 20, 2016 | 9 Comments

Polyamory and Living Life with Many Loves (this articles was updated on 5/20/2016) We have recently noticed a trend where certain groups may be more open to nudism and naturism than others. We all know the 30/30 theory where it’s estimated that 30% of swingers are nudists and visa versa. But there are a few …
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Body Positivity and Skinny Dipping With Friends

| May 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

How Skinny Dipping With Friends Brought Freedom and Body Positivity to My Life (Guest Body Positivity Blog) Skinny dipping with friends was one of the most exhilarating experiences of my life. When I first thought about skinny dipping, the idea kind of scared me. This is mostly because people don’t tend to be completely nude …
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Nude Beach First Time Visitors Guide

| May 9, 2016 | 1 Comment

Nude Beach Guide and Visiting Naked Beaches (Post was updated on 5/9/2016) Visiting a Nude Beach The naked human form is beautiful. Your body is beautiful. Unfortunately, in most places, it is illegal to be completely nude outside of one’s own home. Such is not the case on an officially sanctioned Nude Beach. Nude beaches, …
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Nude Hot Springs in Colorado and My First Social Nude Experience

| May 8, 2016 | 2 Comments

My First Experience With Social Nudity at a Nude Hot Springs in Colorado (Guest Nudie Blog) I’ve always been rather shy and had what I would call a “questionable” body image. Sure, people have told me that I have a great body, but you never REALLY know when they are being honest or just being …
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My First Social Nude Experience at a Youth Summer Camp Bathhouse

| December 3, 2015 | 5 Comments

First Social Nude Experience at a Summer Camp Bathhouse (a Social Nude Guest Blog) My first Social Nude situation and being naked in front of a group of other people took place at a communal bathhouse. It was at a summer youth camp, and the shared bathing space made a large job simpler and more practical. …
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Guest Nudist Blog: A First Timer’s Visit To A Nudist Beach

| November 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

A first Time Nudist At A Nudist Beach (Guest nudist beach Blog) A First Timers Visit and Experience at a Nudist Beach: The first time I went nude in public was when I was 22 at a nudist beach in the Florida Keys. The beach was a clothing optional one , and I had always …
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Nudist Youtube Videos – Nudism and Naturism Videos by Young Naturists America YNA

| November 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

View our Nudist Youtube Videos all of which were produced by Young Naturists and Nudists America YNA The nudist Youtube videos below were almost all created by Felicity and / or Jordan. We at YNA use many different tools to promote the nudist lifestyle in general as well as our own morals and ethics. Our …
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Artists Wanted For NYC Body Painting Day 2015

| June 11, 2015 | 3 Comments

Artists Wanted For NYC Body Painting Day July 18, 2015 After an amazingly successful event last year and over-funded Kickstarter campaign, the 2nd annual NYC Body Painting Day is set to take place on Saturday, July 18 at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza. As previously stated, it’s going to be double in size from last year, but …
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NYC Nudists Casting Call: Nudists Wanted For Celebrity Reality TV Fashion Show June 8 – 9

| June 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nudists Casting Call For A Fashion TV Show in NYC Nudists Casting Call – We know it sounds like an unreal gig…What do nudists have to do with fashion? But as we discussed in the common myths about nudism, most nudists DO have to wear clothes sometimes! And many even enjoy dressing up or love …
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