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by J/J
Thu Oct 27, 2011 7:26 am
Forum: 2012 Theme Camps
Topic: BRC SnowShoe Team
Replies: 2
Views: 995

BRC SnowShoe Team

http://adirondack-camp.org/images/500_mobil-fkake-2.jpg -2012 The Black Rock City SnowShoe Team is hosted by adirondack-camp.org -Should this event grow or stay a small neighborhood event? -Should we encourage TEAM /CLUB over theme camp, over Adirondack-Camp.org? -Should The Ramble go MOBILE – it’s...
by J/J
Mon Sep 26, 2011 3:09 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: What's your favorite of the 10 principles?
Replies: 84
Views: 8163

Re: What's your favorite of the 10 principles?

HG Crosby- I think you and I would disagree big time on what constitutes gifting :roll:
by J/J
Mon Sep 26, 2011 4:59 am
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: What's your favorite of the 10 principles?
Replies: 84
Views: 8163

Re: What's your favorite of the 10 principles?

I would argue that Gifting is Burning Man, As a citizen of Black Rock City you give and you receive, if you do not understand gifting you are a tourist. Our community gift (the sum of the parts) is your adventure. A citizen’s gift is the currency of burning man. Gifting is the wellspring from which ...
by J/J
Fri Sep 23, 2011 6:56 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: 2012 Eastern bound decompression convoy thread
Replies: 1
Views: 799

2012 Eastern bound decompression convoy thread

Our drive back to upstate NY seemed longer and harder than the drive to Black Rock City. Plenty of burner traffic on I-80 east heading home distinguished by dust and bikes. What if we booked the same motels and shared some meals and decompressed together on that seemly endless drive. Just need to do...
by J/J
Thu Sep 22, 2011 3:30 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: 2011 picture album links
Replies: 67
Views: 11008

Re: 2011 picture album links

Drawingablank- thanks for the grasshoppernight link and the photo :D
by J/J
Wed Sep 21, 2011 11:02 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: 2011 picture album links
Replies: 67
Views: 11008

Re: 2011 picture album links

SnowShoe Race & Ramble photos posted to camp website http://adirondack-camp.org/home.html Click on 2011 photos Answer two burner questions to enter 7 letters, what is providing free goods and services called? 4 letters, what is litter called in no trace left behind? Please, if you have photos of th...
by J/J
Mon Sep 19, 2011 6:02 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: Where did everyone camp in BRC 2011?
Replies: 47
Views: 3520

Re: Where did everyone camp in BRC 2011?

at about 6:35 and F. started to post photos to camp website
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by J/J
Wed Sep 14, 2011 12:00 pm
Forum: 2011 Theme Camps
Topic: Your Theme Camp
Replies: 15
Views: 6250

Re: Your Theme Camp

I'll get a second chance to try out for the snowshoe team, hooray!!! Mydearfriend- We have a dust covered extra large zip lock bag with your name on it- Proof that you are all ready a member of the Black Rock City SnowShoe Team and need to claim your team T-shirt. PM shipping info- ADk was just a f...
by J/J
Wed Sep 14, 2011 4:57 am
Forum: 2011 Theme Camps
Topic: Your Theme Camp
Replies: 15
Views: 6250

Re: Your Theme Camp

Black Rock City Snowshoe Team . ADK Camp (6:35 & F at AEZ Village) was pleased to host the founding of the Black Rock City Snowshoe Team of 60+ ramblers. Teammates danced and raced on the desert with four foot shoes around high noon. Daily ramble preceded and followed by hours of pure Maple Syrup s...
by J/J
Fri Aug 19, 2011 7:23 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

truck scales for mini van? I thought the same thing. Since when did they start requiring mini vans to go through truck scales??? I reaaaaaally don't think there's a limit to how much you can pack in one. Anyone have any documentation/links otherwise? Our van can haul 1200lbs including passengers (c...
by J/J
Fri Aug 19, 2011 4:23 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Newb mistake :!: Everything fit into and on the minivan fine, but then, took it to the truck scales, ouch!! Over weight by 250 pounds. Water for two not included. Tough decisions. So about, half of shade structure, half of camp furniture, half of maple syrup for gifting shooters, and gasp, our bikes...
by J/J
Wed Aug 17, 2011 8:42 am
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Secret Bacon Code
Replies: 118
Views: 30723

Re: Secret Bacon Code

BACON ADVENTURE. If the timing is right on our drive West we hope to stop in Des Moines, for bacon wrapped tatter tots at High Life Lounge (of man verses food fame) Leaving Adirondacks in TWO days for Black Rock City. :shock: :D Soon!

http://www.yelp.com/biz/high-life-lounge-des-moines
by J/J
Tue Aug 16, 2011 8:39 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Thank you!
Replies: 8
Views: 870

Re: Thank you!

elKay wrote: Thank you for being here and sharing your tips and tricks.
Great thread! Two Virgins headed west in 4 days! Could not have done it with out you! hugs soon :D
by J/J
Fri Aug 05, 2011 5:10 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The story behind your screen name?
Replies: 168
Views: 17141

Re: The story behind your screen name?

bean, a newb, part of the tootsybean duo- as a skinny youth called bean pole, 70s playing the washtub bass called string bean, reading philosophy became supreme bean, back to the lander becomes green bean, looking forward to very soon becoming BAKED bean or maybe jelly bean or the playa shall provid...
by J/J
Thu Aug 04, 2011 6:08 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: If I Arrive At Gate At 12:01am on 8/29, Will Line Be Long?
Replies: 75
Views: 5489

Re: If I Arrive At Gate At 12:01am on 8/29, Will Line Be Lon

This is our first year and the three of us in our car are going to be arriving at around 9 or so Wednesday night Waxpraxis - toots and bean are on the AEZ greeter shift Wednesday evening !! Most awesome if we should meet. Look for the two that have a of woodland, historic, funk kind of costuming. :D
by J/J
Thu Aug 04, 2011 6:39 am
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: route 80 roadside adventures
Replies: 37
Views: 4131

Re: route 80 roadside adventures

Man verses food- these might be lame or might be great? Des Moines, Iowa episode- http://www.travelchannel.com/TV_Shows/Man_V_Food/Episodes_Travel_Guides/ci.DesMoines.map Half Life Lounge- http://www.yelp.com/biz/high-life-lounge-des-moines Jethro BBQ- http://www.yelp.com/biz/jethros-bbq-des-moines ...
by J/J
Wed Aug 03, 2011 12:56 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

MyDearFriend wrote: Shout out??? Are you nuts??? I'm liable to knock you clear off that bike with a flying hug... :oops:
:D we practice catch and release - well, maybe………
by J/J
Wed Aug 03, 2011 12:28 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Wheel covers / spinners today, coroplast (plastic cardboard) and various mylar and reflective tapes. Covers can become an issue in wind so only front wheels dressed on bikes. Covers are quick and easy to remove using plastic nuts / bolts. If we have tape failure we shall stop using. If you should se...
by J/J
Mon Jul 25, 2011 6:08 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

waxpraxis wrote:Oh! I love that idea tootsybean! Mind if I artfully abscond with it for our camp? (I believe we're titled S'moregasm, no word on placement yet)
Hi Waxpraxis- please do and I hope you and your crew stop by to say hello- see you so very soon
by J/J
Mon Jul 25, 2011 5:59 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Melodiousdirge , very much enjoying your progress pictures and posts. White boards or mail box? Camp message hidey hole mail box crafted on hollow log idea. 3x5 index cards grommeted together and on string. Carpenters pencil on string. Attach to tent frame. ADK is on Funeral at about 6:40 at AEZ en...
by J/J
Fri Jul 22, 2011 1:57 pm
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: route 80 roadside adventures
Replies: 37
Views: 4131

Re: route 80 roadside adventures

melaniejane wrote:Oh my, I must drop in to see that ball of twine.
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Hi Melaniejane - wave as you drive by :lol:
by J/J
Fri Jul 22, 2011 9:39 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Hello from Montreal - Electro Reiki Master
Replies: 5
Views: 700

Re: Hello from Montreal - Electro Reiki Master

Hi Elixirplaya, Toots & Bean are northern New York newbs and we live an easy several hour drive from our favorite fun city, Montreal. So Hello to Montreal! The folks that have posted to your thread are very helpful so our noob advice is to listen to them. Please stop by ADK camp to say hello- find d...
by J/J
Thu Jul 21, 2011 9:45 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Garden Sprayers?
Replies: 95
Views: 23391

Re:

I'll bite. One liter. I use it to rinse my dishes over a large funnel that contains a wad of aquarium filter floss, drains into gray water collecting container. This cuts down on water used for washing dishes. The floss dries with the dish and cooking moop, and goes in the trash. I also use the spr...
by J/J
Thu Jul 21, 2011 7:16 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Whoops! First attempt to pack mini van and not enough room. So, "most assume thermometer" stays home, so we can fit sleeping tent / bedding / mats.
by J/J
Thu Jul 21, 2011 6:44 am
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: route 80 roadside adventures
Replies: 37
Views: 4131

Re: route 80 roadside adventures

http://adirondack-camp.org/images/500_twine-ball-small.jpg Side Trip to the Worlds Biggest Ball of Twine? We might have a day for a side trip and at first glance this looks like a 7 or more hour side trip to be back on 80. Been interested in this man’s and communities obsession and would like to se...
by J/J
Sun Jul 17, 2011 6:48 am
Forum: 2011 Art & Performance
Topic: Snowshoe Ramble
Replies: 7
Views: 1100

Re: Snowshoe Ramble

I would utterly love to. 8) Thank you for the invitation! I have made a teeny-tiny note in the teeny-tiny book that fits in the pocket of my teeny-tiny skirt if my teeny-tiny brain can remember to OPEN the book on Tuesday, I will be there :D MyDearFriend , within the fine print found on the camp we...
by J/J
Wed Jul 13, 2011 6:59 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Drawingablank wrote:

Do you have some plan for attaching that at the bottom? I would assume the wind slamming that back and forth into your structure would get annoying rather quickly.
sign hanging against a shade cloth curtain?
by J/J
Wed Jul 13, 2011 4:36 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

finished our hanging camp sign today, designed from info found in several eplaya threads, posting a photo but it does seem a bit like COMMERCE :oops: Maybe gifting commerce :? anyway rolls up for travel

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by J/J
Wed Jul 13, 2011 3:20 am
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: route 80 roadside adventures
Replies: 37
Views: 4131

Re: route 80 roadside adventures

Play+Tom, we do stop for a visit with friends in Wells so thanks for the thumbs down on the Four Way Cafe near breakfast time I like to stop at this little greasy spoon called the Cornhusker Cafe in Iowa Hi J Step- The fact that I can't find a link for cornhusker is good! Just the kind of quick stop...
by J/J
Tue Jul 12, 2011 9:11 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 445119

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Foxfur and VeganChoirGirl sweet, sweet coats

received team ts yesterday and took sissors to mine today, one size x large

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