Browsing Archive: December, 2013

ChristmasImages

Posted by pamela mccoll on Wednesday, December 25, 2013,


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Santa as an icon.

Posted by pamela mccoll on Monday, December 23, 2013,
Tell All The Kids: Santa Has Quit Smoking
Toddler's Icons Shouldn't Be Promoting Deadly Habits


WASHINGTON, D.C. (Dec. 23, 2013): All young children should be alerted - by parents, grandparents, and by the media - that, despite what they may see or hear this holiday season, Santa Claus quit smoking years ago, says public interest law professor John Banzhaf, the man credited with persuading Kris Kringle to give up this deadly habit and set a good example for million...
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Santa mirroring old tobacco ads.

Posted by pamela mccoll on Monday, December 23, 2013,
‘Vaping’ Billboard Shows Santa Smoking E-Cigarette, Mirroring Old Tobacco Ads
www.medicaldaily.com

The e-cigarette company Vapor Shark erected a billboard depicting Santa “vaping.”


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Pamela McColl Publisher of Twas The Night Before Christmas celebration second year of a smoke-free Santa Claus

Posted by pamela mccoll on Saturday, December 21, 2013,

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French macaron cookies for Christmas

Posted by pamela mccoll on Friday, December 20, 2013,

French Macarons-Cookies with buttercream filling.

The ingredients are basic – however real care in measuring and in the technique makes the difference between success and failure with these very popular cookies sandwiched in butter cream.

Start by preparing your pans. You will need to create paper templates. Draw a series of 1.5” circles across a sheet of paper 8.5” x 14". This will then be placed under a sheet of parchment paper that has been cut to fit four baking sheets. Use th...


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Love is in the air

Posted by pamela mccoll on Thursday, December 19, 2013,

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If you are getting a puppy for Christmas think about quitting smoking.

Posted by pamela mccoll on Tuesday, December 17, 2013,
"Third-hand smoke is the residual tobacco smoke that lands on items and stays there after a cigarette has been put out. Tar and nicotine particles linger on surfaces, including clothing, hair, furniture, car upholstery, and pet fur. Over time, these particles can release 200 poisonous gases and they have been linked to cancer. For three minutes after smoking a cigarette, residuals on a person's breath and clothing can contaminate a space that they enter.
It can take up to two weeks for a pre...

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Holiday Music Crystallize with Lindsey Stirling.

Posted by pamela mccoll on Sunday, December 15, 2013,
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHjpOzsQ9YI&

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Warming up with a buddy - watching for Santa. Do You Hear Jingle Bells ?

Posted by pamela mccoll on Friday, December 13, 2013,


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Wonderful images of the season. Create the look at home with flossing.

Posted by pamela mccoll on Friday, December 13, 2013,


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Chocolate Chip Gingerbread by Pamela McColl from her 2014 cookbook Twas The Night Before Christmas Cookbook

Posted by pamela mccoll on Saturday, December 7, 2013,
Chocolate Chip Gingerbread

Preheat the oven to 350 F. Prepare a bundt pan with butter and a dusting of flour, shaking off any excess.
Make sure the oven rack is set in the middle.

In a medium size bowl -

Blend together  2 1/2 cups of all purpose flour, 1/c cup of natural cocoa powder, 1 tsp. baking soda, 1/2 tsp. salt, 1 1/2 tsp ginger powder, 1 tsp. cinnamon powder, 1/2 tsp. ground cloves, 1/4 tsp or a pinch of nutmeg powder, and a pinch of black pepper.

Shake one 12 oz. package of mini ...
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98% of 1,000 kids ages 3-7 said they wished no one in the world smoked. January 2014 marks the 50th.Anniversary of the USA Surgeon General's report linking smoking tobacco to cancer. 2014 is the year to butt out.

Posted by pamela mccoll on Friday, December 6, 2013,


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Midwife International article by Pamela McColl

Posted by pamela mccoll on Friday, December 6, 2013,

http://midwifeinternational.org/how-to-become-midwife/kick-the-tobacco-habit/

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