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#31 of 39 Old 07-06-2009, 10:24 PM
 
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i agree, i think everyone could even use just one gathering under their belt, it is such an experiance to have even if it is not your "thing"

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#32 of 39 Old 07-06-2009, 10:27 PM
 
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I'm curious to know what Rainbow Gatherings are.
it's pretty much a whole bunch of people in the woods, cooking food, trading and bartering for things they want, praying for peace, helping out, no money, no electronics and connecting with others! i love it!

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it's pretty much a whole bunch of people in the woods, cooking food, trading and bartering for things they want, praying for peace, helping out, no money, no electronics and connecting with others! i love it!

That's awesome!!!

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Wishing this was closer to NE . I am a hippie but DH isnt - hes a cow boy , so a camping adventure involving stars and bon fires is up his allie to . Sre there Rainbows at Earth Song ?

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hmm.. well my dad is a cowboy, he likes the fires and stars of a gathering but the "hippies" might be a bit much for your d.h.

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it's pretty much a whole bunch of people in the woods, cooking food, trading and bartering for things they want, praying for peace, helping out, no money, no electronics and connecting with others! i love it!
Seriously??? Wow.....

Is there a religious affiliation? That sounds AWESOME!

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We just got back from the MO gathering and I feel so refreshed. We all had such a great time (even if it was like a giant A camp) and my boys were so helpful and polite to everybody, they made me so proud. It was so nice being Home with Family. There were some LEO's roaming around but we didn't see any problem from them. It was much much much smaller than the NM gathering (maybe about 100 people at the peak) but it was absolutely wonderful and we'll totally be going back next year.

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hmm.. well my dad is a cowboy, he likes the fires and stars of a gathering but the "hippies" might be a bit much for your d.h.
LOL they might be but being married to me he lives with his fair share of far out things and deals nicely with my hippie friends. but it is a concern . I used to go to Look out Rnach with my cousin before I had kids and hope now that we both have kids to hit somme festival more localy

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Anyone allready hearing any rumors about next years nationals? I hope to hit up a few regionals next spring at the least.

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