Posts Tagged ‘ dentist west bloomfield ’

Flint Friends First! Detox Juice

-By Hertha J. Woodruff, A.M.L.S., M.A. Hats off to all of the generous celebrities, Greek organizations, businesses and others who have provided an abundance of bottled water to Flint, Michigan, residents who have been using lead contaminated water since April 2014.  We at Orchard Maple Family Dental are providing a detox juice recipe for our […]

Happy Holidays | Peace On Earth & Good Will To Men

-By Hertha J. Woodruff, A.M.L.S., M.A. During this busy holiday season, take a moment to pause to focus on peace, love, and brotherhood towards others in our world, country, state, city, town, community, workplace, and in our home with our family members and friends.  We need harmony to nourish and calm our spirits and minds.  […]

Back to School! | Mock Green Eggs, No Ham Breakfast

-By Hertha J. Woodruff, A.M.L.S., M.A. Although summer is gone and school has started, the fun can still continue.  Why not try this creative and super quick breakfast idea with your school-aged children.  You will need a ripe avocado.  Avocados may not be unfamiliar to your kids.  Guacamole is a popular snack food served with […]

New Twist On Collards

–By Hertha J. Woodruff, A.M.L.S., M.A.      Has spring finally sprung? Has it actually been eight weeks since we have seen the ground due to the endless snow and frigid winter? The rising temperatures this week have finally been melting the high piles of snow and and the green grass is beginning to peek […]

Dental Potpourri

With autumn in full swing, this month seems like a good time for some potpourri, not just for your home, but for your teeth as well!! Here are some random, non-related dental items of interest for your enjoyment.   Am I brushing long enough? You no longer have to leave this question up to chance. […]

It’s Time For Your Back To School Dental Check-Up!

It’s an exciting time of year for your children – a fresh start, new expectations and even a little trepidation. The summer nights get just a bit cooler and before you know it, your young scholars are back in school! This year, remember to schedule your child’s back-to-school dental exam before the end of summer. […]

Got the Munchies for Something Crunchy??

–By Hertha J. Woodruff, A.M.L.S., M.A. It is half past 12:00 am.  You wake up for no reason at all.  You feel a little hungry and find yourself craving for something crunchy.  The first thought could be to grab that bag of tortilla chips that you were saving for unexpected company.  You already had a […]

Creative Walking | Part III

-By Hertha J. Woodruff, A.M.L.S., M.A. Let’s rewind to our historic, never-ending winter when we experienced continuous snow and frigid temperatures.   Many of us were unable to get out to exercise due to the extreme weather.  A good number of us probably ate more than we should have and put on extra pounds.  I […]

We Would Never Do This!

At Orchard Maple Family Dental, we truly care about your dental health – and we care about ours too! So we would like to share with you seven things we would never do when it comes to our teeth and gums.   1.     Use our teeth to open a bottle cap, tear a piece of […]

Wrap Up: 2nd Annual Halloween Candy Buy-Back A Huge Success!

On November 1, and 2, we held our 2nd Annual Halloween Candy Buy-Back event at Orchard Maple Family Dental.  It was a great success!  We collected 250 pounds of candy.  55 families stopped by our office to donate.  We would like to thank all of the children who came and donated their Halloween candy and wrote letters to […]