Be Thankful – Say Thank You

Be Thankful – Say Thank You by Matt Booth I’ve had enough of ungratefulness. Say thank you for gosh sakes! Say it like you mean it. Be thankful for everyone and everything that has been sent your way. Being thankful and saying thank you unlocks the fullness of life. Saying thank you turns what you […]

It’s Here … Somewhere

It’s Here … Somewhere by Pam Kress-Dunn Unlike American movie stars and models, as I age, I’m not going to pretend that 65 is the new 37. Time is marching on, and it takes a little bit away every day, every year, no matter how we try to smooth things over, tighten things up, deft […]

Nathaniel Steepleton’s Secret Friend

Nathaniel Steepleton’s Secret Friend By Bob Gelms Nathaniel Steepleton, Thaniel for short, has two situations that have affected his life in a variety of ways. One, he has a secret friend who becomes known during the goings-on in Natasha Pulley’s splendid debut novel The Watchmaker of Filigree Street and two, he has a condition known […]

Beverages for Your Daily Ride

Beverages for Your Daily Ride by Bill Kuttler, DDS On my recent RAGBRAI adventure I had ample opportunity to ponder beverage choices where hydration is a constant factor and part of the biking experience.  Water, sports drinks, soda, and of course the occasional use of alcohol were all options.  The impact of beverages choices contributes […]

Shiny and Bright!

Shiny and Bright! by Bill Kuttler, DDS Everyone seems to want to look their best and have fun at this time of the year.  And that seems to be just as true at Christmas celebrations with family and dear friends as it does at a big New Year’s Eve party with hundreds of your closest […]

Mouthwashes—Can They Help Your Health?

Mouthwashes—Can They Help Your Health? by Bill Kuttler, DDS When I was a kid, if I happened to utter a “bad” word, my mother threatened to wash my mouth out with soap.  And back then, that was about the only time I even thought of a mouthwash.  I guess I was really glad I didn’t […]

Dental Homework (Before School Starts)

by Bill Kuttler, DDS As I write this article, school will be starting in about a month’s time. I’ve lost count of the number of people who have been telling me (ever since the 4th of July actually) that the summer is over. I always chuckle at that since for me summer usually lasts well […]

Toothpaste–Most of Us Use It, But How Do YOU Choose It?

Toothpaste–Most of Us Use It, But How Do YOU Choose It? by Bill Kuttler, DDS What is the question we most often are asked?  It is a toss up between “how can I have a brighter smile?” and “what toothpaste is the best one to use?”   Even to the wisest of dental consumers, picking […]

A New Year–A New Look

A New Year–A New Look by Bill Kuttler, DDS At this magical time of the year, we all seem somewhat more open to “starting over”.  I know a lot of people who start out on a new diet, a new exercise program, or various other “new” ideas to improve themselves and their lives.  New intentions […]