Height Tags · Shopping

Tuxedo Shirt Shopping…Not!

I have a black tie event I’m attending tomorrow and I’m actually looking forward to it.  Haven’t been to once since…well since my wedding.  Let’s take a look at the checklist: Tuxedo  –  check –  fits very well, actually had it done for my last black tie event (see above). Vest – check – nice… Continue reading Tuxedo Shirt Shopping…Not!

Height Tags · Shopping

Tall Shopping…with the Big. Ugh!

I’m a frequent shopper.  I’m NOT a frequent keeper though.  Why?  Most stuff doesn’t fit right for my build.  Remember I’m a tall normal.  A section all in it’s own, that’s nowhere to be found.  Before we get into the Tall minus Big, let’s look at some problems grouping this together. Ad #1  – Macy’s Big… Continue reading Tall Shopping…with the Big. Ugh!

Tall Facts

6 More Facts about HEIGHT!

All about education until we get to the good stuff.  Thought the last 6 was all I had.  Here are 6 more: 1.  It’s an old wives’ tale that caffeine stunts growth in children, says Tanya Remer Altmann, MD, a pediatrician in Westlake Village, Calif., and a spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics. However,… Continue reading 6 More Facts about HEIGHT!

Tall Facts

Decoding the Draft: The Effect of Height on Draft Position

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Height Tags · Tall Facts

6 Big and Little Facts About Height

You know I’m a fan of height, but let’s see if we can add some facts to support my tall friends: 1. If you’re super short or extra tall, you’ve probably been the butt of a few jokes or unfortunate nicknames — from “shrimpy” to “sasquatch.” (Author’s note: In fifth grade, I was the tallest… Continue reading 6 Big and Little Facts About Height

My Tall Opinions

Why is Tall with Big? Or is it Big with Tall?

Honestly, what is the history of this marriage?  Way back in BC days was every tall man or woman big too.  I doubt it.  First of all, no one was tall. I’ve been to the historic sites globally and at 6’5 it’s embarrassing.  Now I truly know what it feels like to not be tall… Continue reading Why is Tall with Big? Or is it Big with Tall?