Archive for the 'Medical and Dental Benefits' Category

Thumper Was Not In A Hockey Fight

Monday, June 8th, 2020

But Thumper did lose ANOTHER tooth. That bottom left lateral incisor had been loose for a long time, but it was very tightly wedged into position.  It finally got so loose that one good yank (and yell) got it out. That is the fourth tooth Thumper has lost since the lockdown started, if you were […]

They Happened On The Same Day…

Monday, April 27th, 2020

… but are completely unrelated. Ane had been asking if she could make chicken parmigiana again, after making it once for her Food & Nutrition class last year.  I told her fine, go for it, and made sure she had the ingredients.  This was the end result, and it was delicious: She used the Pioneer […]

Thumper Loses A Tooth And Gets A Lisp

Thursday, March 19th, 2020

That front top tooth of Thumper’s (which he would not wiggle for anything) had become so loose that I was concerned about it being knocked out. So after brushing his teeth tonight, I started working it again – and I felt it give.  Thumper started yelling because he wasn’t happy about it, but I finally […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, February 21st, 2020

My Facebook memories kindly informed me that it has been EIGHT YEARS since I had my gallbladder removed. Ah, fun times.  Actually, the pain that triggered the whole thing was just incredibly bad.  Once I knew what was going on, I could at least avoid triggering another attack.  And then recovering from surgery was tough.  […]