Don’t Walk; Run to the June 7th 5K!

Don’t Walk; Run to the June 7th 5K!If you are an avid runner with an itch to race, now is the perfect time to mark your calendar for an exciting upcoming event. Fleet Feet Sports will be hosting a nationwide 5K race in honor of Global Running Day on Wednesday, June 7, 2017! In Tennessee that includes The Big Run Nashville 5K. You won’t want to miss the chance to run alongside great friends and fellow running enthusiasts. Organizers say the day, and specifically the 5K is meant to encourage runners of all levels and abilities, while also helping to foster the running community. (more…)

Could Veneers Help You Achieve Your Dream Smile?

Could Veneers Help You Achieve Your Dream Smile?Do you ever wonder how different you would feel if you had the kind of beautiful smile you see so many Hollywood stars showing off? Do you sometimes wish you could simply rewind the clock, to a time when your own smile was much brighter and more beautiful, before signs of aging crept up, in the form of deep staining or wear along your teeth’s edges? If so, the good news is that you don’t need to be rich or famous to have a dazzling smile. You also don’t need the ability to turn back time. You just need to speak with your cosmetic dentist about how treatment like porcelain veneers could help hide imperfections and reveal more of your smile’s natural beauty! (more…)

What Will a Dental Crown Look and Feel Like?

IWhat Will a Dental Crown Look and Feel Like?f you have never had to have restorative dental treatment in the past, then it is natural to be concerned about how your smile will look and feel afterwards. For that matter, if it’s been several years, even several decades, since you last needed a dental crown, it’s completely understandable that you might also be feeling nervous about going to the dentist to receive a crown. Fortunately, many modern restorative treatments are designed to be both natural-looking and comfortable, allowing for renewed confidence after a dental visit. For instance, if you already know you need a dental crown, you can stop worrying, or even delaying treatment, since a porcelain crown should help you feel and look your best once again. (more…)

Is There Such a Thing as a Smile-healthy Diet?

Is There Such a Thing as a Smile-healthy Diet?Ever wondered if what you eat could be impacting more than just your body’s health? Your dietary choices can have a big influence on your dental health, as well. So while there may not be any miracle diets, there is a way to eat that can help keep your smile and your body healthy. It simply requires making some smart choices about what you eat and drink, in order to help reduce your chance of developing cavities and other dental problems, including gum disease. Combined with regular preventive appointments, a healthy diet can help to prolong your oral health. Best of all, you don’t need any special products, shakes, or supplements. You just need to know what to buy and avoid at the grocery store and restaurants! (more…)

Want to Smile Brightly? Talk to Your Cosmetic Dentist

Want to Smile Brightly? Talk to Your Cosmetic DentistAre you heading into summer with exciting plans, such as a once-in-a-lifetime overseas trip or an epic roadtrip or camping adventure that you have planned with your best buds? If so, you may already have your suitcase packed, and be anxious to hit the road. But before you do, is your smile ready for all the selfies and other photos you’ll soon be taking? If not, now is a great time to talk to your cosmetic dentist about how you could achieve a brighter, and more beautiful smile, just in time for all your summer fun! (more…)

Building Blocks Is Setting the Stage for Summer Fun in Columbia, TN!

Building Blocks Is Setting the Stage for Summer Fun in Columbia, TN!Looking for fun ways to keep the kids entertained and even educated over the summer break? If so, you won’t want to miss the chance to enroll your kids in The Building Block School for the Arts’ upcoming summer camps in Columbia, Tennessee. From the Little Mermaid, to Woodworking camp, Theatre Boot Camp and an Art Gala, there are lots of ways for budding artists of all kinds and ages to pass time this summer, all while honing their talents, building team skills, and having a great time, too! The first camp kicks off June 1, and there will be weekly initiatives held all summer long, through July 28, 2017, along with a variety of art-themed classes and private lessons!
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Are You Suffering from Dental Pain? Don’t Delay Restorative Treatment

Are You Suffering from Dental Pain? Don’t Delay Restorative TreatmentHave you spent the last several weeks suddenly avoiding anything remotely sweet, because desserts simply aren’t worth the dental discomfort you feel? What about your morning cup of coffee? Have you had to forfeit it in favor of lukewarm water, instead? If you are struggling with heightened sensitivity much less tooth pain, it could be due to an undiagnosed issue like a dental cavity. To prevent further damage to your teeth, as well as to eliminate that pesky discomfort, it’s important to see your restorative dentist, and sooner is much better than later. (more…)

Stop Wishing for a Younger Smile and Talk to Your Dentist

Stop Wishing for a Younger Smile and Talk to Your DentistHas your birthday wish the past few years always been the same, to have a younger-looking smile? Pretty teeth are often taken for granted in one’s youth. Sadly, over time most people will begin to notice obvious signs of aging. From wear along the edges of teeth to inconsistencies in their size, to deep staining and discoloration that can cause a smile to look dingy and generally aged, there are a number of ways time can take a toll on one’s teeth. Fortunately, cosmetic dentistry makes it possible to address all of these imperfections and more, allowing you to stop wasting wishes on a more youthful smile, and to start enjoying one instead! (more…)

Have You Visited the New Disc Golf Course at Woodland Park in Columbia?

Have You Visited the New Disc Golf Course at Woodland Park in Columbia?Looking for a fun way to enjoy the great outdoors, and get some exercise with your family this spring? If so, have you considered visiting the Woodland Park Disc Golf Course? This is a free attraction that was donated to the City of Columbia by the Columbia Noon Rotary Club. It’s built around some of the most gorgeous views in Columbia, allowing visitors to enjoy a good time and great views. Perhaps best of all, the disc golf course is open to both amateur and more advanced players, making it a great destination for families, friends, and sporting enthusiasts. (more…)

Healthy Snack Ideas That Are Smile-Healthy And Delicious

Healthy Snack Ideas That Are Smile-Healthy And DeliciousDo you ever worry about how much sugar your kids are consuming in between meals? What about yourself? If you’re relying on pre-packed crackers or chips to serve as after-school snacks, much less candy bars and cookies, you could be putting your smile at risk fo cavities and other dental problems. Fortunately, there are lots of healthy and fun alternatives you could be snacking on, ones that will help to keep your smile healthy and your family dentist happy! (more…)