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November 15, 2019

As the Thanksgiving season is almost upon us, I (and every podcast, blog, and IG post) have found myself pondering what i'm most grateful for.  I try...

September 27, 2019

For many adults, high school is a time they are glad is over, done, finito. Some remember their adolescent years as traumatic and cringe at the prospe...

July 11, 2019

I wrote my thoughts down first when my grandmother graciously bequeathed her piano to me as she knew how much I loved it, and her, by extension. Now t...

June 28, 2019

What does joy mean to you? It's hard to define. Joy does not equal happiness though, it's simpler than that. It is a physical sensation that is trigge...

May 17, 2019

In early February I was asked by my leadership team to be the keynote speaker at our CenterPoint continuing education program for all of our 10 practi...

April 19, 2019

One month ago today, I was heading home from an epic adventure with my whole family and three special team members to the eastern highlands of Guatema...

February 15, 2019

The big day is approaching.  March 8 is when my husband and I are leading a team of dental professionals, their teams, and our own family into the hig...

November 28, 2018

Becoming Your Best: #Last90Days Challenge

One of my team members, Misty Boehm, office manager of New Horizons Dental Care of Lenexa, came to me in Nove...

November 2, 2018

As anyone who is head of a household and an office team, the summer and start of school is a chaotic time (or "blessedly full" in the words of one ove...

September 22, 2018

Each day I look at a lot of different teeth, as we all do as general dentists.   In hygiene checks, not only do I check the health of the teeth, gingi...

August 23, 2018

I finallyreached the end of my own personal journey with Invisalign treatment.  After a mere 20 weeks, I am thrilled with the changes that these clear...

March 26, 2018

I recently decided to try something I've been promoting nearly every day, but never considered doing myself (no it isn't flossing!). What do you ask?...

February 28, 2018

As my husband and three kids (ages 12, 10 and 8) zoom down the mountain ahead of me, I internally gave myself a high-five for enduring the prior tortu...

November 17, 2017

As a mom and a dentist, I am constantly running through my daily to-do list, figuring what patient or exam I need to run to next, and deciding what fi...

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