Make Your Child Feel At Ease At The Dentist

    Every summer, I make sure to catch up on all of my kids' appointments since I teach full-time the rest of the year.  Going to the dentist regularly is an important part of instilling good oral hygiene in my boys so we all go every six months for a checkup and a cleaning.  My older son now sees the same dentist that my husband and I do because he is fourteen but our younger son still sees the pediatric dentist since he is eleven.    Since we often made doctor's visits as a family, my younger son has had the opportunity of being present for his older brother's dentist appointments which has helped a lot by way of soothing his fears regarding what to expect during his own visit.  I also allowed him to ask the dentist a lot of questions during my cleaning because he was very curious about the whole process.  It really helped him to understand why we place so much emphasis on brushing his teeth a few times a day and flossing twice a day.    Once the time came for his own dentist … [Read more...]

Brighten Your Smile Professionally On A Budget! #SmileBrilliant @SBWhitening #Giveaway #Ad

*I participated in this campaign on behalf of Smile Brilliant. I received a promotional item to facilitate this review and as a thank you item for participating. All opinions are my own.      Honestly, I've always wanted to whiten my teeth professionally but I have been afraid of the cost to go to the dentist and have it done.  Let's face it, when household expenses have to be paid in a Middle-Class household, teeth whitening is not exactly high up on most people's list of priorities.  However, I'm a woman and having a bright and beautiful smile is very important to me.     I had no idea that Smile Brilliant offers an affordable option for those of us who are interested in whitening our teeth professionally.  Not only was I shocked at the prices of their teeth whitening kits, but they also offer a 100% money back guarantee which means a lot to me as a consumer.  This demonstrates to me that this a company that stands behind the product that they are offering and its … [Read more...]