If you’re celebrating this year with a traditional Easter or still hunkering down with a virtual celebration, we have some egg-citing ideas to brighten your weekend! Healthy Easter Basket Ideas & Gifts 5 Clever Gift Ideas for Easter: Electric Toothbrush. From superheroes and princesses to tech-savvy Bluetooth compatible, electric toothbrushes are great for kids andContinue reading “EGG-STRA Special Easter Ideas for 2021”
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The Truth About Bad Posture and Tooth Fractures
It’s officially March 2021, and one of the lesser-known impacts brought on by the pandemic is the rise of tooth fractures. Our dental practice would normally see a small number of fractures from ice chewing or biting into a rogue popcorn kernel; however, that is no longer the case. As more people than ever beforeContinue reading “The Truth About Bad Posture and Tooth Fractures”
2021: Reinventing Valentine’s Day!
February, a month full of new possibilities! There are so many things to celebrate this month. The most notable, of course, is Valentine’s Day! Yes, Valentine’s Day, a day dedicated to celebrating love, happiness, and appreciation. With COVID restrictions, this year will be a little bit different, and can be just as memorable as thoseContinue reading “2021: Reinventing Valentine’s Day!”
Happy New Year everyone! We FINALLY made it out of 2020 and coming into 2021 full steam ahead! Now, we all realize that just because we are starting a fresh new year, doesn’t mean all the COVID craziness will magically disappear (we all wish, right?). However, this is the perfect time to reminisce and startContinue reading “New Beginnings”
7 FUN ACTIVITIES TO FIGHT THE HOLIDAY BLUES AT HOME!
Happy Holidays everyone! As the year FINALLY draws to a close, we are looking hopefully to 2021. As COVID cases continue to rise, now is the perfect time to try and ENJOY the holidays. And even though we are in this crazy and uncertain world, it is something GOOD to look forward to. Don’t youContinue reading “7 FUN ACTIVITIES TO FIGHT THE HOLIDAY BLUES AT HOME!”
As the weather gets cooler and we start planning our Thanksgiving feast, now is a good opportunity to share some positive messages. A little bit of a push of encouragement during these uncertain times.While we, as a collective nation, continue to head into the unknown, there is a lot of negativity and regular anxiety spikesContinue reading “Practicing Gratitude”
Halloween doesn’t have to be a bummer this year just because we are in a pandemic. First off, remember, everyone’s holiday season is being affected. Just keep an open mind and let’s get creative! If you’re in an area allowing trick or treating, think of some clever ways to hand out candy safely while maintainingContinue reading “Halloween 2020”
Expectations VS Reality: 4 Dental Myths DEBUNKED!
Let’s have a little chat about myths revolving around dental health. Sometimes dental health isn’t treated with a high level of importance. Oftentimes we push it by the wayside. And then we completely forget to reschedule appointments. Hey, we’ve all been there… Look, staying on top of your dental hygiene and health is necessary forContinue reading “Expectations VS Reality: 4 Dental Myths DEBUNKED!”
Pandemic Living: Why Routines Are Important
Never in my lifetime did I think I would be experiencing a worldwide pandemic! The stories we once read in our history books, will now have a new chapter that WE are experiencing. Tensions are high and patience is low. But remember, your children, partner, and even pets, are all feeling and going through thisContinue reading “Pandemic Living: Why Routines Are Important”
Gum Disease: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
No doubt 2020 has made us change our way of life, and yet, our dental care needs remain the same. Your teeth, much like any other key part of your body, need special care. Bacteria and plaque build on and below the surface of your teeth and gums when oral hygiene is neglected. The longerContinue reading “Gum Disease: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly”