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Take A Pizza My Heart

Published on September 18, 2018
National Pepperoni Pizza Day
Thursday, September 20th
National Pepperoni Pizza Day

According to legend, Raffaele Esposito created the first pizza in 1889 in honor of the Queen of Italy, Margherita of Savoy. A pizza topped with tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella represented the colors of the Italian flag was aptly named Pizza Margherita.

While pizza might be most heavily associated with the Italians, pepperoni pizza is purely American. Served...[more]

Braces are Magnetic

Published on September 12, 2018
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We all know someone who has a friend who has a brother who knows a guy that had braces...so the story must be true.

There are a lot of myths about orthodontics and getting braces, some of which have been told so many times, by so many different people, they are now believed to be the truth. Well...guess what? Even if you know the guy who has the brother who has the friend...the story is most likely an Urb...[more]

Secrets Revealed – The Tooth Fairy Tells All

Published on August 21, 2018
Spannhake Orthodontics

We are all familiar with what happens when a child loses a tooth. The child places the tooth under their pillow when they go to bed that night, and while they sleep, the Tooth Fairy comes to collect the tooth leaving money or a small gift in exchange.

Have you ever wondered why the Tooth Fairy does this? What is her motivation? Why has she dedicated her life to the pursuit of good oral hygiene?

Wonder no more…Span...[more]

Gimme S'more!

Published on August 08, 2018

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This popular campfire treat is loved by millions...of course it has it's own day of celebration.

The recipe is one we all know by heart. Sandwich a toasted marshmallow and a piece of chocolate between two graham crackers and enjoy.

Everybody has their own perfect combination when it comes to making S’mores. Some people insist on using only Hersey Chocolate Bars...[more]

Are You Ready for Some Cheesecake?!

Published on July 29, 2018

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Monday, July 30th is National Cheesecake Day, a day to treat yourself with a slice (or two) of this delicious (braces friendly) dessert. We can't figure out who created this wonderful National Holiday but we sincerely thank them…from the bottom of our hearts to the top of our full bellys.

Baked Chocolate Cheesecake

We don’t know about you, but for us, baking the perfect cheesecake can sometimes...[more]

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