Its a special time of year!

As Thanksgiving Day approaches, it is easy for all of us to reflect on all the things we are grateful for. Today’s post will be short and sweet. I am grateful for a loving God and His Son, Jesus Christ.  They are the source of my strength and determination.  They provide all I have, and all… Read more »

What Happens in Vegas…

I am sure you have heard the ending to that phrase before.  “Stays in Vegas.” or  “Winds up on YouTube.” Last week I had the privilege of going to Las Vegas with my dental team.  We closed the office on Thursday and Friday to attend a dental conference at Planet Hollywood, right on The Strip…. Read more »

Is it gonna leave a mark?

Hurt so good Come on baby, make it hurt so good Sometimes love don’t feel like it should You make it hurt so good ~John Cougar (or John Cougar Mellencamp, or John Mellencamp)       If you have learned anything from my posts, you know I enjoy riding my Harley and I am the… Read more »

You’re Family at the Front Desk

Mary Beth Bajornas began her career in dentistry in 2002 and has been supporting dental practices ever since. Her superior customer care, organizational skills and banking management experience allowed her to excel quickly within the dental world. As Mary Beth says she just “clicked with all things dental”. After having her now 5 year old… Read more »

A key member of the dental team!

Lisa Rager began her dental career as a Dental Assistant in 1983.  She is a Certified Ohio Dental Assistant and Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary.  She & her husband Doug started their company Dependable Dental Staffing in 2003, when Lisa saw a need in her area for a service that would organize and help dentists with temporary and… Read more »

You can’t take it with you, or can you?

Back in the 80’s, music was music!!  Ah, that awesome synthesized sound!  There was a group named Calloway that sang the song entitled, “I Wanna Be Rich.”  For the so-called Decade of Greed, it was a typical song.  For those too young to remember the song, the singer laments the fact he has bill collector… Read more »

Good friends!!

  I really enjoy Facebook.  I have been accused of some sort of addiction to it, but I am sure I could stop tomorrow if I really wanted to! (Wink) I enjoy a few games like “Bejeweled Blitz” and “Words with Friends”.  The first, builds eye-hand  coordination (which is ideal for my profession) and the second strengthens my communication… Read more »

Ear and nose hairs?

The top three concerns patients have when considering dental care.  Do you know what they are? The chemical make up of the materials used?  The intensity of the overhead light?  The hairs coming out of the nose of that otherwise attractive dental assistant?  (Or even the hairs coming out of the ears of that otherwise… Read more »

Do You know Bertha Buttz?

What you are about to read is based on a recent true event in my life. The names have been changed to protect the innocent.  You will notice mine is not changed.  Hmmm.  I am 99.8% the person involved will not read this.  And I am 99.9 % you will not know her either! Not… Read more »

Summertime and the riding is easy!!

You probably know this already.   I ride a motorcycle–a Harley to be exact.  As I surf the net I come across many blogs and sites for and about people who enjoy the open road in a non-cage vehicle.  There is a great deal of debate as to what to call us.  Am I a… Read more »