Bridge reconstruction. Pulling poppies. Work on newsletter.

A few weeks ago I went to the dentist at Aspen Dental on W Peoria Ave to have him check out my bridge (on the top middle). The right end seemed to be loose, but he said it was not loose enough to come out easily and suggested waiting another couple of weeks or so to see if it became looser. Today was the day, and while it had loosened a little more, it still did not come out easily. However, with some hammering on the left end he was able to remove the bridge unharmed! He then inspected and found that a small portion of the top of the right abutment tooth had broken off. He cleaned out the end of the bridge and generally cleaned up the area and then recemented the bridge back in place. Done! Continue reading Bridge reconstruction. Pulling poppies. Work on newsletter.

Christmas gone. Another great meal. GoWISE Air Fryer. Poppies are in bloom.

Elaine and tree
Elaine removing ornaments from Christmas tree on porch

Our Christmas decorations are finally down. Elaine and I are feeling better so this morning we got started and got a lot of them taken down. Then this afternoon, after a break for a rest and for lunch, we finished up packing them in their boxes. Pete Petersen came over this afternoon to take down our icicle lights to finish up the job. Now all we have to do is pull out the storage tray under the deck and pack them away. Continue reading Christmas gone. Another great meal. GoWISE Air Fryer. Poppies are in bloom.