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Did Your Smile Survive the Boise Holidays?

Between Halloween, Christmas, and Valentine’s Day (coming up soon), most people have consumed a lot more sugar lately than they do during most of the year. While the occasional treat isn’t harmful, we’ve seen an increase in the number of cavities in our Boise dental practice. This trend is reflected nationwide, among nearly every age, […]

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Positive Stories from 2017

If you’re like us, then you found 2017 absolutely exhausting. Polarizing politics, natural disasters, harassment scandals, and acts of terrorism dominated our news cycles the entire year, and we’ve had enough. We want to focus on the positive in life, so that’s exactly what we’re going to do. That’s why I was really happy to […]

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Boise Black Friday Deals – 2017 Edition

In the era of Amazon, many people think that brick and mortar stores are doomed. I don’t know about that, but many of Boise’s stores are offering fantastic deals for Black Friday in order to show that they can compete with the online giants. In fact, some of the best sales this year can only […]

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Bleeding Blue in Boise After Virginia

With football season back in the air, it has me reminiscing. I remember a time, not so long ago, when a strong argument could be made that Boise State had the best NCAA football program, or at the very least, was the most under-valued Division I team. Those days may be long gone. Back in […]

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Idaho Prepares for the 2017 Great American Eclipse

Idaho might seem like it’s being invaded, what with as many as 500,000 out-of-state visitors expected to cross our borders to get front row seats to the Great American Eclipse. Rural areas that normally host small populations like Weiser, Stanley, or Donnelly are being overrun with spectators looking for their own patch of open sky. […]

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Root Canals Explained!

While prevention is the best medicine, sometimes we have to use a special treatment to save a tooth that is infected or is badly decayed. One method we use in a particular set of circumstances is called a root canal. Why Do People Need Root Canals? Teeth aren’t just made out of bone-like dentin, and […]

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Boise Staycation or Out-of-Town Vacation?

Is a staycation in Idaho better than a vacation somewhere else? Last month the kids were out on spring break. As we are saving our vacation time for later this year, this means that they were able to stay home in Boise, free from their normal responsibilities. This got me to thinking—what if they have […]

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Knock Her Socks Off This Valentine’s Day

Let me guess — Your big plan involves expensive flowers, a box of chocolate, and instead of the Olive Garden, you’ll go to Asiago’s for some real Italian. If you’re really on top of your Valentine’s Day game, you’ll even get her some jewelry. Don’t worry, I’m sure she won’t see that coming from a […]

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The No-Baste, No-Bother Roasted Turkey

Normally, I would consider myself the king of meat. My wife, is a fantastic cook, but if we are smoking a ham or throwing steaks on the grill, I consider that my territory. Last year, I learned I would be responsible for preparing this year’s Thanksgiving turkey. While I generally prefer to roast my dead […]

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Happy Halloween, Boise!

October might just be my favorite month. The weather cools down, the leaves change color, it’s the middle of football season, and there are a lot of fun things to do in the Boise area as we get ready for Halloween. Most holidays only last a single day… But, we must really enjoy the Halloween […]

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