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chilly pad

Postby dustyroller » Thu Nov 22, 2012 2:28 am

ok everyone i totally suggest you get a chilly pad for next year. they are just amazing!
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Re: chilly pad

Postby VampireKitten » Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:47 pm

I brought one with me my first year and it was incredible, I could sleep in the afternoon quite well with one on me.
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Re: chilly pad

Postby dustyroller » Fri Dec 07, 2012 3:39 pm

they are amazing! although i didnt try to use one for sleep i will totally do that next year. by the way i love your antlers lol
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Re: chilly pad

Postby moonrise » Fri Dec 07, 2012 4:51 pm

I have a chillo. :lol: I haven't taken it to the burn, yet.
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Re: chilly pad

Postby winebuff » Tue Jan 08, 2013 9:05 am

Just bought one on amazon. Excited to bring it to the playa.
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Re: chilly pad

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Tue Jan 08, 2013 10:47 am

yes !!! In Keeping with the theme lets transport AS MUCH of our comfort zone to the playa with us....
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Re: chilly pad

Postby Ugly Dougly » Tue Jan 08, 2013 12:20 pm

Chili Pad? Don't make me google this. :roll:
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Re: chilly pad

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Tue Jan 08, 2013 12:27 pm

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Re: chilly pad

Postby Savannah » Tue Jan 08, 2013 1:13 pm

That's a little like me trying to leave camp at night. :lol:

Well, at least before I started keeping a list.


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Re: chilly pad

Postby dustyroller » Tue Jan 08, 2013 1:29 pm

YAY! i love portlandia!
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Re: chilly pad

Postby Rice » Tue Jan 08, 2013 1:35 pm

Savannah wrote:That's a little like me trying to leave camp at night. :lol:

Well, at least before I started keeping a list.


. . . God, I love Portlandia.

Savannah, do you belong to the "in-a-minute" club?? aka "I'll be ready to head out in a minute!" (translated, I will need 1/2 hr to get my stuff together) ;)
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Re: chilly pad

Postby Savannah » Tue Jan 08, 2013 1:48 pm

stretch80 wrote:
Savannah wrote:That's a little like me trying to leave camp at night. :lol:

Well, at least before I started keeping a list.


. . . God, I love Portlandia.

Savannah, do you belong to the "in-a-minute" club?? aka "I'll be ready to head out in a minute!" (translated, I will need 1/2 hr to get my stuff together) ;)


Yes & no. :lol:

I used to be a lot worse, but a couple of years ago I started sharpie-ing the list of stuff I need and pre-packing the day bag and night bag before playa. That's helped considerably. And going out in the daytime is easier because one doesn't have to be lit up or warm from the get-go.
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Re: chilly pad

Postby International Incident » Tue Jan 08, 2013 1:55 pm

I still don't know what a chilly pad is. I was forced to google it. Damn you.

So for others trapped in the space of wanting to know WTF a chilly pad is - it is basically a towel you wet and then put on you and because of the evaporation it helps you cool down.

It's a wet towel - in fancy packaging with a cool frog logo (the logo alone is worth the $10)
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Re: chilly pad

Postby Rice » Tue Jan 08, 2013 3:56 pm

Savannah wrote:
stretch80 wrote:
Savannah wrote:That's a little like me trying to leave camp at night. :lol:

Well, at least before I started keeping a list.


. . . God, I love Portlandia.

Savannah, do you belong to the "in-a-minute" club?? aka "I'll be ready to head out in a minute!" (translated, I will need 1/2 hr to get my stuff together) ;)


Yes & no. :lol:

I used to be a lot worse, but a couple of years ago I started sharpie-ing the list of stuff I need and pre-packing the day bag and night bag before playa. That's helped considerably. And going out in the daytime is easier because one doesn't have to be lit up or warm from the get-go.

Word!!

Nice to get up & grab your pre-packed backpack :) Always ready for the adventure of the minute . . .
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Re: chilly pad

Postby Captain Goddammit » Tue Jan 08, 2013 5:05 pm

Roberto Dobbisano wrote:yes !!! In Keeping with the theme lets transport AS MUCH of our comfort zone to the playa with us....


Oh cool! The way I'm seein' it, those of us who choose to run generators and air conditioners are simply in step with the theme!
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Re: chilly pad

Postby winebuff » Tue Jan 08, 2013 5:52 pm

I live in Portland and it is scary how true it is :D .. btw, I have my list for stuff needed in my backpack. I intend to pack it before I leave Portlandia and keep it packed at all times ob the playa ready to go!

dustyroller wrote:YAY! i love portlandia!
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Re: chilly pad

Postby Milayna » Wed Jan 30, 2013 1:36 am

Hahaha love that video, that's totally how I felt packing last year!
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