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Dennis W. Ellis, DDS, PA

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Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Happy fall y’all! Here it is the very first week of fall. The leaves seemed to turn bight shades of orange and red overnight, didn’t they? The mornings have been chilly, and I’ve been using an extra blanket on my bed for the past week. I love it! This is my season. When the temperature drops, I feel inspired creatively.…

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Carmelitas

These bars will blow your mind!  Try these anytime BUT be sure to brush your teeth!!! Enjoy! Carmelita Bars- makes an 8×8 pan 32 caramel squares, unwrapped 1/2 cup heavy cream 3/4 cup butter, melted 3/4 cup brown sugar, packed 1 cup flour 1 cup rolled oats 1 teaspoon baking soda 6 ounces semisweet chocolate chips Combine caramels and cream…

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Charleston Weekend

Last weekend I went to Charleston, SC with some friends to run in the Cooper River Bridge Run. We had a blast! This sweet southern city is not lacking in charm (or good restaurants). I had been there once before for the same race about seven years ago so this visit was long overdue. Here are a few pictures from…

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Dental Detectives

by Dr. Scott Winokur It’s OUR job to be mouth detectives. When you visit our office, you have the luxury of resting in the supine position. One of our dentists, hygienists or assistants is mere inches away from your mouth and is in the perfect position to observe every little detail of your yapper. We make notes, take pictures and,…

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Tis the Season

  It’s the Christmas season! We have the office decorated with green wreathes, light-up snowmen, and a tiny Christmas tree decked out in bright, shiny ornaments. Christmas is one of my favorite times of the year. My faith plays a big part of why I love it so much, but I also enjoy this season because of how it seems…

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Dental Humor

 Every profession has its jokes. Dental jokes, unlike others which can be insulting or disgusting, are generally clean and fun. Please enjoy some laughs with these and if you have a good one, we’d love to hear it. But, be kind to your dentist, he has fillings too!   “Happiness is your dentist telling you it won’t hurt and then…

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California Tuna Salad

  Summer nights are not meant to be spent hovering over a hot stove in a stuffy kitchen. Summer nights are meant to be spent relaxing on the patio or by the pool or taking a walk around the neighborhood. Take advantage of these last few weeks of summer and make this easy and delicious tuna salad recipe. It will…

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