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Slim vs. Skinny

Slim vs. Skinny

When describing people, why is the word slim is a more polite way of saying skinny? Why is being a skinny child a bad thing?

Tiny…Little…Slight…Bony…Gangly…Lanky…Underweight… 

 

All of these words have a negative connotation. Let’s talk about that last one: underweight.

Warm Milk & Honey

Warm Milk & Honey
I'm always looking for ways to add calories to my daughter's diet. In honor of my late grandmother, Esther Marie, I bring you: Warm Milk & Hon...

Things are happening!

Things are happening!
Short and Sweet Announcement: We're making progress over here at Pants for Peanuts! We have our first denim sample! Stay tuned! We want to keep y...

Measurements with Meaning

Measurements with Meaning
This is more than a business for me. It's emotional. It's personal. I want to help in the smallest way I can...

Peanut Prototype

Peanut Prototype
My first step to starting Pants for Peanuts...making a prototype. I am no expert seamstress or pattern maker. But I had to start somewhere. I star...

Where it all began...

Where it all began...
At age two my daughter was potty-trained; she weighed 18 pounds at the time. While I was ecstatic she was out of diapers, I quickly learned she ha...