Looking Back ~ July 14 -18

Posted: July 23, 2021   By: Lupin Rochelle

For the first time since the Loma Prieta earthquake in 1989 Lupin was closed, events cancelled for the weekend and guests were turned away. We had a drought emergency and some crucial upgrades were required for our water system.

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Fun House Mirror:
The Benefits of Going Through Puberty as a Naturist

Posted: July 15, 2021   By: Lupin Sara
Let’s not pussyfoot about this subject – you know, really get to the breast of the matter. I know topics of puberty can be hard, but too many people drop the ball and never tackle the topic in

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Communication

Posted: July 14, 2021   By: Lupin Rochelle

The dictionary has a definition for communication: successful conveying or sharing of ideas and feelings. I have to asks these questions in order to be successful To whom am I communicating? What do I wish to communicate? Why do I wish to communicate this?

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Raised a Naturist

Posted: June 30, 2021   By: Lupin Sara

I was raised frequenting Naturist and clothing optional resorts all my life. Summers I spent a lot of time here, at Lupin Lodge, learning that sunscreen on nipples really was mandatory

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Looking Back ~ June 18 – 20

Posted: June 23, 2021   By: Lupin Rochelle
It was Thursday and once again we enjoyed the Discology Aerobic Dance Party from 5:15-6:30 all one needed was head phones and a smart phone and you could dance anywhere and your body thanked you. Th

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Looking Back ~ June 12 -13

Posted: June 17, 2021   By: Lupin Rochelle
It was an EDM weekend (called the Pineapple Express Party) but before that event took place on Thursday evening we enjoyed the Discology Aerobic Dance Party from 5:15-6:30 all one needed was head p

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Appreciation

Posted: June 16, 2021   By: Lupin Rochelle
So often I have said that what we all need to feel seen, heard and appreciated. This month I feel deeply about focusing on appreciation. Last week I spent 4 days in a hospital having some internal p

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Looking Back ~ June 2

Posted: June 3, 2021   By: Lupin Rochelle
Memorial Day Weekend Our Memorial Day Weekend started on Thursday evening with the  Discology Aerobic Dance Party from 5:15-6:30 all one needed was head phones and a smart phone and you could dance

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Feeling Safe

Posted: May 19, 2021   By: Lupin Rochelle

I have not recently thought about being safe especially in a place like Lupin which feels like a natural womb with it’s abundance of tall trees and flowering bushes, and its’ friendly personnel. But I wasn’t thinking of a place so much as what, and with whom do I feel safe and how can I make others feel safe. I realized what makes me feel safe with people? Friendly eyes, a sincere smile, feeling appreciated, feeling seen, and feeling heard.

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Finding Acceptance—and Self-Love—in a Naturist Community

Posted: February 14, 2021   By: Lupin Lodge
Read the story on Public Broadcasting’s KQED Channel 9 website about how Erika & Dom found love and Lupin. “And then we found a place that was unlike any other: Lupin Lodge. This is a

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