According to a very quick google search, and we all know that google clearly knows everything, the pacifier was invented in 1902 by James Meacham. If that is true, I wonder if it’s because he was desperate to quell the new screaming baby in his house or if he simply had a grand idea. Either… Continue reading Pacifiers: Pros vs Cons
OK, it doesn’t always have to be about teeth, right? Sometimes, I just have to talk about life… Can I just take a moment to talk about the fact that my baby just turned one? Such a bittersweet moment. The joy I feel when I see her struggle to make those little feet work, and… Continue reading An Easter without eggs…
When kids sit in my chair for their six month check up I always start off the appointment by first discussing their cleaning habits and nutrition. Most children are well aware of what is healthy and what isn’t. However, they don’t know why, especially how it effects their teeth. But that is ok! Education is just… Continue reading Let’s Talk Nutrition
Before I had my first child, I was one of those people that said, “I will never hand my child my iPhone. It’s expensive and it isn’t a toy.” Bah! What a joke. Both of my kids love it and they will search it out. Around 6 months they knew how to unlock it, talk… Continue reading There’s An App For That!
Change can be bittersweet but it is a good thing. The end of lazy afternoons, sweet indulgences, and late nights turn into beautiful trees changing color, frost that melts when the sun hits, and what has become all things pumpkin. Let’s say goodbye to the heavy wet air and hello to crisp mornings. Maybe I… Continue reading 8 Things About Teeth For This School Year
Keep your little ones mouth healthy by prevention!
It is a 95 degree, July, Sunday afternoon and your 13 year old has a big soccer game. She is sweating through her uniform and is very thirsty. Needing to replenish her electrolytes and quench her thirst the coach tosses her a sports drink and she guzzles it down. Good? Bad? Is there a potential problem?… Continue reading Sports Drinks