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I Like Going Barefoot

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    I think it started when I was a kid raised on

    the beach , it also is supposed to be good for mental health.
    heathee heathee 46-50, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I like going barefoot no matter the season.

    If I have to I will throw on a pair of flip flops to go out side during the colder season. Mostly though, I can be found barefoot.
    missourimule63 missourimule63 46-50 2 Responses Jan 12

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    When In Black Tights

    love the way my feet look painted nails glinting
    christinemelody christinemelody 56-60, T May 18, 2013

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    I Went Barefoot Walking This Evening

    I thought that I'd share my 2nd barefoot in public adventure. I got inspired by a family of barefoot souls that I met on the weekend in the supermarket. There was a Mom, a 15 year old teen and a 5 or 6 year old boy. I said hi to the mom and that I thought that they were a neat...
    NudeEric1 NudeEric1 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 1, 2013

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    Finally Today

    I went barefoot today all day for the first time this year,other than a quick errand here and there.Between snow into may and the boot I have been wearing for the broken foot Im really late getting started this year. Today I had a lot of running around to do and when I woke...
    redgator2007 redgator2007 41-45, M 3 Responses May 11, 2013

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    To The Dollar Store

    I was on my way to my cousin house in Jacksonville. I stopped at a gas station first. I was about to go in barefoot but drove away instead. Then I stopped at a dollar store. After fooling around on my phone I just went ahead and went in. It wasn't a lot of people there and I don...
    kevinsjr kevinsjr 31-35, M 3 Responses Jul 15, 2013

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    Shoes Suck!

    I am so much happier going barefoot!  Even in the winter... and I have hardwood floors.  I have always been that way.  Growing up, my grandparents had a huge apple orchard next to our house.  Feet can sure toughen up when you run barefoot all summer!  I...
    Fancy Fancy 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 22, 2008

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    Now that is it May, the weather is warmer (and

    staying warmer) i can finally enjoying being bare foot more often. No need for snow boots! I can walk freely in the backyard and tend to my garden. Happy May everyone..
    DebbieSoles DebbieSoles 36-40, F 6 Responses May 10

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    Going Barefoot For A Week

    My school organized a short vacation during the summer holiday. It was optional for pupils to join the vacation, but my best friend and I joined. So the school rented some rooms of a hotel for us, pupils, to stay. We would do our activities in the function room, and we also would...
    EGT100 EGT100 16-17, M 4 Responses May 30, 2012

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    Barefoot; For My Husband

    I enjoy going barefoot, but mostly it is because it is something my husband loves, and I love to please him...and I guess...tease him. I try not to go barefoot too often as I don't want it to get complacent for him, but here is a partial list of some of the places I love to go...
    Yellowbird88 Yellowbird88 31-35, F 9 Responses Oct 5, 2012

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    Xeroshoes

    We all know we can't go barefoot everywhere. So I discovered this website in my research called xeroshoes.com. These are barefoot sandals that give you that barefoot feel. I recently bought a pair and I do like them. Even though I'm getting more comfortable barefoot. I bought...
    kevinsjr kevinsjr 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 26, 2013

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    I know; this is a bit more of a flip flop story

    (but wearing flip flops is nearly like going barefoot. So much so that it bogles my mind as to why taking the next step, going completly barefoot, is such a big deal to most people). Anyway, bare feet and flip flops are contagious. I have noticed this over the course of time. I...
    Barefootconservative Barefootconservative 41-45, M Apr 25

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    Barefoot Vacation

    As my husband and I were attempting to pack light for our five day beach vacation, I realized I haven't worn shoes at all for the last three days. It seemed senseless to have to be considering shoes now. My husband jokingly suggested I try the trip without any shoes. I agreed...
    cm440 cm440 36-40, F 7 Responses Oct 21, 2012

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    Always Have

    What can I say? I love my feet and walking barefoot. I hate wearing shoes that are difficult to slip out of. As a kid my mother and I constantly battled about shoes...no matter what the weather, I wanted to go out barefoot. A couple times I tried to go barefoot in the snow just...
    lauren71 lauren71 41-45, F Aug 8, 2013

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    There's nothing more comfortable

    and free feeling than going barefoot,whether it's in the grass,on pavement,sand,loose dirt, and carpet,there is nothing that makes me feel more at ease than letting my feet breath, especially in the spring and summer.
    Logantron95 Logantron95 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 24

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    Especially in warm soft soil.

    I guess I am weird like that.
    ImperfectHuman ImperfectHuman 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    Barefoot Farming

    You would not immediately equate going barefoot with farm life I suppose, especially if the farm in question has livestock like ours does. There are serious concerns regarding hook worm, ring worm and other parasites that could easily be transferred through the lack of shoes, and...
    Yellowbird88 Yellowbird88 31-35, F 4 Responses Oct 28, 2012

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    Love

    When I was little I would even walk out to get the mail without shoes in the middle of winter. I don't think I wore shoes unless I was in school or somewhere else in public.  I still love it but I wear shoes a lot more often now.
    TKD1 TKD1 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 30, 2013

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    Yes I do! I hate wearing shoes.

    Unless it's flip flops :)
    punkrokpixie punkrokpixie 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    First Time Barefoot

    Hi everyone. I'm a new member here. And I just started walking barefoot last week. I am 16. So that day we were playing in the beach, as my friends and I were on a vacation. We walked in our sandals, and only I didn't bring extra shoes. We decided to swim. However, after I...
    barefootteen barefootteen 16-17, M 3 Responses Sep 18, 2012

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    I love walking around outside without shoes!

    I could go barefoot anywhere and everywhere if I could and not be looked at as gross!
    tsg96 tsg96 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 31

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    I love going barefoot.

    I'm barefoot all the time and even go barefoot outdoors when I can. My feet are still smooth unfortunately, but I'm barefoot all the time. I don't hate shoes when I'm outside, I'd just prefer none.
    jamessamolis jamessamolis 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 4, 2013

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    Freedom

    Being a nudist, I'm usually completely naked, and that includes bare feet. When I have to put something on, I still like to keep as much of me bare as possible. Last vacation I went on, I didn't even bring shoes with me.
    hadakarei hadakarei 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 6, 2008

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    Broken And Barefoot

    It is amazing really what can happen when you stand up for yourself, though in this instance standing up for myself meant being a little shorter! This year has been an exceptionally poor year for my husband and I. After working at a lucrative shipyard for quite awhile, the lay...
    Yellowbird88 Yellowbird88 31-35, F 5 Responses Feb 8, 2013

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    Taking My Son To Children's Athletics

    You always know summer is just around the corner down here in New Zealand when the rugby balls get put away and children start their summer athletic sports. My seven year old son loves and is a great little track sprinter. Tonight was the first night and I took him down to the...
    solemum solemum 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 24, 2013

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    My First Time Public Barefoot Adventure

    I started barefooting in public when Tom's Shoes held a one day without shoes here a year ago. I got to be with a bunch of barefoot people of all ages in the mall and Nordstroms. It was very nice. I was so pumped that I stayed barefoot the whole day. I had ordered lunch at...
    NudeEric1 NudeEric1 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 28, 2013

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    Barefoot In London

    in the summer I found myself in London (UK) it was a warm day and once my business was done I found myself in a Park just off of Baker Street with a little time to kill before my train home. as I sat in the park i slipped off my shoes, it was good to have my feet free my...
    barefootben barefootben 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 11, 2013

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    New Zealand Barefoot!

     I love being barefoot. On a recent trip to New Zealand I was excited to find out that you can go anywhere in New Zealand barefoot. I saw someone use a public restroom barefoot, go into a restaurant, gas station you name it. It was awesome!  I hate wearing shoes. If I...
    mskier01 mskier01 22-25, F 7 Responses Aug 15, 2008

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    ImperfectHuman ImperfectHuman 46-50, M Mar 25

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    I love being barefoot.

    Love when your come one and are in for the day and you can just kick off the shoes and talk of your socks and stay that way! Now that it is summer there no need for socks at all.
    GabbyGabbers GabbyGabbers 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 25

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    Still A Kid

    I think its that I'm still a kid because I hate to wear shoes! I go barefoot everywhere but my feet stay tender and I don't know why. Friends I know get calluses on their feet from walking barefoot, but mine stay soft, especially where they don't touch the ground. Maybe because I...
    kulshady kulshady 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 8, 2012

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    Always Barefoot

    I've always preferred going barefoot. My parents say that when I was a little kid I was always pulling my shoes off, so eventually the just gave up. When I started kindergarten, I had to wear shoes to school, but they came off as soon as I went home unless I was playing outside...
    jamesbreitbart jamesbreitbart 18-21 6 Responses Oct 15, 2012

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    The Importance Of Having No Shoes Available While Being Barefoot

    When I started to walk barefoot in public more than twenty years ago, I usually had shoes in my backpack. Barefoot specialists still recommend beginners to do this. I think it's wrong. If you always cling to the life ring, you'll never learn to swim. If shoes are available...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Feb 1, 2012

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    promqueen2002 promqueen2002 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 10

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    The No Shoe Zone

    Until a few days ago, I ran a home office of an expanding and contracting nature. We grew and shrank and grew again, similar to the girth of a middle aged woman I guess. On Monday we moved to a regular-ish space. This office has been active for four years almost and in that...
    reusha reusha 36-40, F 10 Responses Feb 3, 2012

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    At The Park

    It was a beautiful Saturday and I decided to go out and do something. So I went to the park just to walk around and took pics and I was barefoot the whole time. I mostly walked on the grass cause the ground was hot. The grass I was walking on felt like thorns. The park has a huge...
    kevinsjr kevinsjr 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 27, 2013

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    I Wish

    I like being barefoot like all the time, i just have to wear shoes because either the place is dirty or people look at me funny... just love the feeling, no need to put on socks, no blisters, no pain (high heels) no foot smell, no pressure! If only everywhere was sanitary enough...
    skai1987 skai1987 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 26, 2013

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    To The Beach.

    On the same day I went to the beach. After spending half and hour driving around I finally found a parking spot. I parked got out and start walking around barefoot. I started walking down the sidewalk and decided to do a little browsing. So I went inside this shop just to look...
    kevinsjr kevinsjr 31-35, M 3 Responses Jul 27, 2013

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    There is nothing better

    than taking a stroll barefoot through the forest during a rainstorm, it's one of my favourite things to do :)
    DollFayce DollFayce 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I Like Being Barefoot....

    During the warmer months I wear flip-flops 99% of the time. Here in the desert southwest (Southern AZ) it's just too damn hot to wear shoes (or much clothing, for that matter).
    chillsdavis chillsdavis 56-60, M Jul 10, 2013

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    Today

    Being in England, the weather isn't the best, and it's not always best to go barefoot, although today (6th March 2013) was lovely, and I spent the day barefoot. We didn't do much, but I was outside for a lot of it, and I was barefoot and it felt so good, I loved it, and I'm...
    gingerbisexual gingerbisexual 22-25, M 1 Response May 6, 2013

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    Nude Beaches Are Great And Shoes Should Never Be Required!

    Ever since I can remember, I have hated wearing shoes and would ditch them as often as possible. When it comes to clothes I hate wearing them also, and if it weren't for family members I would move to a nudist resort and enjoy the rest of life naked. I have been to the nudist...
    barebob13 barebob13 61-65, M Nov 21, 2011

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    Who Needs Shoes?

    shoes are totally overrated. i was born and raised in southern california. when i was a little kid, i was always barefoot when playing in the house. so if my mom needed to run to the store, she didnt bother having me put shoes on. naturally, as i grew up, my fondness for being...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Sep 16, 2010

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    I seriously hate shoes.

    I wish I could go without shoes 24/7. I guess that's what happens when you're from Alabama :)
    brousenine brousenine 18-21, F 7 Responses Jun 25

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    Always (Included A Picture)

    I don't know why or what it is but i love being barefoot. I hate socks, they just get sweaty and i don't like that. It is not something i planned on, but i just kept going barefoot more and more and love it. It's just the norm now.
    DebbieSoles DebbieSoles 36-40, F 31 Responses Nov 1, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    The sensuality is unmatched---hot, cool, smooth, rough, grassy, soft, stinging, mossy! The best way to walk is barefoot! I realized that going barefoot means GOING and I try to...
    BarefootScott BarefootScott 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    I love going barefoot or just a pair of trainer socks, I go barefoot (trainer socks) around the house,garden,if am going to my friends who live in the street,at the beach or if am...
    EmmaWilliamss EmmaWilliamss 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    I love going barefoot as much as possible. When I am at home, in my backyard, or garden, or at the beach I am always barefoot.
    talloldermom talloldermom 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 9

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    I love going barefoot alone or with others. I love walking barefoot around the house and in my backyard, and at the beach as well.
    jenniferslimcox jenniferslimcox 36-40, F 4 Responses Aug 19

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    But i want to spent the weekend with my bf and he is going. Im also invited but i barely know anyone. The thing is its one of those kind of partys where the boys hang out with the...
    miflor miflor 18-21, F Aug 22

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    My mother is my dentist, so I like going there! :)
    shimy38 shimy38 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Hi my name is Macy I am 19 and love being barefoot. I hate wearing shoes and only wear them if I have too. I am always barefoot at home and I always drive barefoot.
    macyisalesbian macyisalesbian 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 7

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