Gifts from a Month of Gratitude

In May, Meg and I were preparing for our weekly staff meeting. We had identified inefficiencies in the practice, in patient flow, and expenses that could be adjusted. As good dentists we were reviewing and excising mistakes in an eternal effort to do a little...

Meeting Cameron Beressi

Empowering people are all around us! Some of the most incredible people are the youth in our community. Each month Meg and I interview phenomenal people, in our community, who are breaking ground to uplift us all. This month we are honored to chat with...

Can Gratitude Increase Happiness?

Over the past year I have been on a quest for happiness and the secret to true happiness. I have read articles and books, studied several theories and listened to many podcasts. Of course I know that I can’t buy my happiness and I even came...

Muffins with Mom: by Dr Tarryn Mac Carthy

Childcare, when you are a working mom, is one of your most valuable assets. Knowing you can trust someone with your son or daughter while you are at work relieves mountains of stress and guilt. And how incredibly valuable Guilt Forgiveness is as a mom! Guilt is...

Adult Treatment

Am I Too Old For Braces? Guest Blogger: Becky Moore

  All too often I hear the statement "I am too old for braces."  This statement is followed by an explanation that the general dentist sent me here, but…. Fill in the blank with any number of reasons why adults cannot justify orthodontics. I don’t have...

Meet Mindfulness Guest: Carrie Miller

Our Mindfulness Speaker Event was a huge success! We are so excited to have our community talking about mindful parenting and teaching these techniques to our children. We are honored to have a guest blog this week from a mom who attended our session. We...

Caring for your Braces!

How to care for your orthodontic appliances Brushing your Braces: Remember to brush at least twice a day and try to brush after each meal if you can! It’s best to spend at least 2 minutes brushing- don’t forget this steps: Brush directly on your braces ...

My Journey to Mindfulness

Dr. Meg Don’t judge me. I am terrible at yoga. In fact, I am terrible at relaxing. And for a long time I didn’t believe it was humanly possible for me to meditate. Picture this: a trendy Boston yoga studio, dim lighting and 30 people getting their...

Share Kindness

Over the Holiday season, the Today Show featured a #ShareKindness campaign. Usually I am never able to sit and watch the Today Show but thanks to a well timed maternity leave, I was able to sit blissfully with a new born baby in my arms...