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#1 of 1187 Old 01-16-2008, 07:05 PM - Thread Starter
 
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This is the tribe for all women who embrace their natural hairiness, or are thinking about doing so, and the men who love them.

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Oo, me, me!! Well sort of. : I did shave my legs last week after all. I find I like my hair a lot better in the summer when everyone can see it anyways.

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hi all. I'm pretty hairy right now....

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Hey mommajb...fancy seeing you here!!

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I wondered if you would notice me here.

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I wondered if you would notice me here.
Nope. I can't see you at all.

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sign me up!
hairy n lovin it!

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Living with an invisible chronic illness.
Fat and hairy. And happy with both *( o Y o )*
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Hi y'all hairy and loving it here! Don't see so many hairy legs and pits anymore.. Nice to know your out there!
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Nope. I can't see you at all.
So I am still flying under the radar?

What would a hairy smiley look like?

This one just doesn't describe me.

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Here and hairy.
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Hey everyone! Haven't touched a razor or gotten close to any wax in years! Yay!
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Hi! I shaved for my gyno appointment last week but I'm hoping to go au naturel from waist down for a bit now. I've done it before a couple times and I love it.

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My hair's "thick as hell" as my DH so kindly puts it! Ha......

DS is now using my pit hair to hold himself close to me....yeowch! (but I sectretly love it)
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i am here and VERY fluffy.

don't think we have a sig, but the clever typing cfiddlinmama (xox) did is meant to represent hairy armpits on either side of a bosom:

*(.)(.)*

get it??

seriously, this place is one of the reasons i fell in love with mdc and why i keep coming around. stay furry, folks!!
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No hair removal here since mid June 2005 *(.)(.)*

Betty *(.)(.)* mama to: DS1 (12) DS2 (11) DS3 (8)
(12/26/06) (5/11/09) (10/7/09)x2

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furry pits and legs here i get more grief from my friends than dh. i originally told him if it bothered him i would shave again but he doesnt seem to care
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My friends are finally starting to accept my fluff. I got TONS of cr@p for being hairy. DH got used to it really fast and now loves it. My "friends" really thought it was necessary to let me know they thought I was a freak for a long time. My true friends had no problem with it though.

I can't take credit for *(.)(.)* I don't know who came up with it. Just passing the love along!

Have a happy day awesome womyn! :


(xox to you too Kelly )
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Haven't shaved my legs since my beach vacation the first week of Oct. I really only shave if I'm going to be in a swimsuit. I haven't fully embraced my hairiness. I just live in jeans. I don't shave to see an ob though. Hopefully I'll eventually learn to show of my hairy legs DH doesn't seem to care one way of the other. He certainly doesn't complain. DH has recently gone hairy too. He quit shaving and cutting his hair. Once he got past the prickly phase I'm loving it.

However, I do shave under my arms every day.

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Every day? Wow! When I shaved my pits, I didn't shave more than 2-3X a week! I actually stopped shaving my pits before I stopped shaving my legs, as I don't wear sleeveless tops for modesty reasons but my calves are always visible under dresses.

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I'm very partial to my hairy pits.:
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I'm with you, oldermamato5. Quite partial to the pit hair. The legs? Well, I like them a lot better when they're hairy and tan.

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Really, I am just lazy and don't often see a mirror. Dp doesn't care so why should I? He nevers gets past 1 week of stubble as it tears my skin up. I wonder if I could get past the stubble if i would like it?

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I honestly can't remember the last time I shaved anything...

I thought about it long and hard for a few months last year. I had this rash under my arms that just wouldn't heal and thought about shaving to see if that would make a difference (it made sense at the time, I swear!), but it healed all on its own after I switched deodorant.

So I'm still happily fuzzy!

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Hairy and lovin it since October. I don't have a DP yet to care one way or the other, and it hasn't been summer, but I think I can do it!! I love it, but I live in hickville, so it will be a big change for these folk's eyes! I'm actually kind of excited to be different!

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Hairy and lovin it since October. I don't have a DP yet to care one way or the other, and it hasn't been summer, but I think I can do it!! I love it, but I live in hickville, so it will be a big change for these folk's eyes! I'm actually kind of excited to be different!
You should check my post in small town anti-crunchy tribe.

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checkin' back in! haven't shaved my legs since probably around 1992 or 93. not sure when i last shaved my armpits... maybe sometime in 2004? never shaved 'em super often...but yeah, maybe that's when i totally quit...
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This is the tribe for all women who embrace their natural hairiness, or are thinking about doing so, and the men who love them.
And/or the women who love them, no?

I quit shaving everything in 2002. I still remember the first time I felt a breeze through the hairs on my legs and thinking, Wow, and why have I been missing out on this since age 11?!?

Love to the natural mamas!
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i was just lurking-- but this really made me laugh. i threw away my razor 10 years ago.

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And/or the women who love them, no?
heck, yeah!!
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