Making a resolution for 2018? The New Year is a great time to resolve to improve your overall health and your dental health is a big component. Whether your goal is to improve brushing and flossing, making better food and beverage choices, whitening, orthodontics or completing recommended restorations such as fillings or crowns, it’s important to make a plan with small steps to help you be successful.

Here are some great tips! https://www.colgate.com/en-us/oral-health/life-stages/adult-oral-care/a-new-years-you-dental-health-resolutions-0114

Good luck – You can do it!

 

 

6 Ways to Keep Your Smile Bright This Holiday Season.

From smile-friendly stocking stuffers to personalized gift baskets for your overnight guests and more, the American Dental Association has some great tips for the holiday season.

Artisan Dental Featured in Brava Magazine Article “Purpose before Profit”

A great piece written by Shelby Deering, it discusses the shift of people having a greater sense of consciousness around their choices, paying attention to the things that really matter and making sure that the companies that they choose to work for and do business with align with their personal ethics.

“The nationwide movement has found its way to Madison, changing corporations and small businesses alike and turning them into “Firms of Endearment,” coined by the 2003 book of the same name. Meet three local businesses that are embracing conscious capitalism, doing good while reaping good-for-business benefits.”

We’re honored to be featured along with 2 other amazing companies; Envision IT and Ideas that Evoke.

 

Can Nut Butter Change the World?

It can, and it is, thanks to B Corp YumButter right here in Madison. Their social mission is to “craft mouth rockin’ world-changing nut butters for one reason: to improve people’s lives.” They consider their impact on the health and happiness of Yumbutter fans, supply chain partners, Mother Earth, their employees, the business ecosystem, and people born into unfortunate circumstances.

When you spread Yumbutter, you’re actually supporting a shift in the way businesses are run. Here are some of the ways they’re able to create social and environmental goodness:

Leading a socially-conscious nut butter company.

Through their BuyOne:FeedOne model, they’ve been able to help feed over 150,000 children with malnutrition since 2015.

B Corp score of 100 (other sustainable businesses score 80)

Offset 36 tonnes of CO2 (~250% more than we create) through reforestation

Let’s do it! Enjoy Yumbutter, and tell a friend. Yep, that’s it – Adrian and Matt, Chief Revolutionaries at YumButter will take care of the rest. The BuyOne|FeedOne approach is a unique model that allows folks who want to do good to make a difference, even if they don’t always have the time to donate or do research. This allows you to make the difference you seek with a simple purchase you were going to make anyway. The result: you get yummy deliciousness, a child is fed, and they get to grow their company to improve people’s lives on a larger scale.