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Why we Floss

These are Garrison matrix bands, which are 3-D matrices used to build up walls that have been lost due to caries (decay). There are a total of 4 interproximally decayed teeth. 45 more words

Teachable Moments

Elective Treatments

Dentistry is an ever-evolving profession. There are two types of dentistry: active treatment and elective treatment. Active treatment entails any type of disease process (gum and bone disease, decay in dentin and enamel, root decay, pulpal disease, TMJ disease, malocclusion). 29 more words

Teachable Moments

The Future of Fenway

The last time I was at a Red Sox game was pre-kids. Pre-worrying-about-someone-else’s-bladder-but-mine. Pre-stuffing-vibrating-little-bodies-into-ridiculously-small-sweaty-seats.

The excitement was still there. The awe of the gate rising above Yawkey Way. 317 more words


Don't talk $hit while playing kid games

Recently I bought some card and board games to play with my daughter. I figured it would be a good way to bond and maybe find a shared interest. 625 more words

Parenting Style

Expanding Vocabulary Naturally

My 3 year old, Delaney, is a very cautious child. She always has been. Visiting new places, meeting new people or even seeing out-of-state family for the first time in months…these all require that she has time to warm up on her terms or there will be a tears and maybe a meltdown. 450 more words


Summer Moving with Littles | Part Two

Be sure to check out Part 1.

We’re in the thick of moving and it’s super hard to do well, so I asked my mom friends who are also moving this summer what they’ve learned… 873 more words

Everyday Homeschooling

Throwback Thursday: "What can you learn from Memory?"

Originally posted – 7/22/14

Tonight, D and I played our first “official” game of Memory. I bought the Disney Classic Characters Matching Game several months ago when I saw it on sale. 521 more words