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by metalmouthmommy
Fri Jun 19, 2009 10:04 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

What a long race to the end!!!! This elastic journey is sure a long process. I am getting there slowly but surely. Still workin on the cross bite. I am in double tortoise elastics 24/7 now, have been for the last two months. The pressure it puts on my jaw is never ending! But I am willing to endure ...
by metalmouthmommy
Fri Jun 19, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

What a long race to the end!!!! This elastic journey is sure a long process. I am getting there slowly but surely. Still workin on the cross bite. I am in double tortoise elastics 24/7 now, have been for the last two months. The pressure it puts on my jaw is never ending! But I am willing to endure ...
by metalmouthmommy
Fri Jun 19, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

What a long race to the end!!!! This elastic journey is sure a long process. I am getting there slowly but surely. Still workin on the cross bite. I am in double tortoise elastics 24/7 now, have been for the last two months. The pressure it puts on my jaw is never ending! But I am willing to endure ...
by metalmouthmommy
Sun Jun 07, 2009 10:23 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Browneyedgrl's Journey~Updated~ 12/16
Replies: 225
Views: 51441

YEAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY B!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :-V

Your teeth look SERIOUSLY freakin FANTASTIC!!!!!!! You must be so pleased!!!! I am so happy for you!

Can't wait for my turn in the spotlight, lol!!!!
by metalmouthmommy
Tue May 26, 2009 8:38 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Browneyedgrl's Journey~Updated~ 12/16
Replies: 225
Views: 51441

you lucky duck you!!!!!! :-)o

your smile is gorgeous.....like a tooth paste commercials! CONGRATS!
by metalmouthmommy
Fri Apr 10, 2009 9:59 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a67/mama2piglets/11-16-08040.jpg http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a67/mama2piglets/11-16-08035.jpg http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a67/mama2piglets/11-16-08036.jpg http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a67/mama2piglets/11-16-08037.jpg This is what we are still working o...
by metalmouthmommy
Fri Apr 10, 2009 9:26 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Browneyedgrl's Journey~Updated~ 12/16
Replies: 225
Views: 51441

SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO exciting!!!!!!!!!!!! I am so happy for you and can't WAIT to see pics!!!!! congrats girly!
by metalmouthmommy
Wed Apr 08, 2009 12:27 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

Had my umpteenth adjustment yesterday :wink: They took out my old wires on top and bottom and put in the big dogs......holy smokes! I'm *still* feelin this adjustment today! The squareish wires are tough!!! Doc came and checked out my teeth; said he loved the way everything was looking/all lined up ...
by metalmouthmommy
Thu Mar 19, 2009 5:02 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Browneyedgrl's Journey~Updated~ 12/16
Replies: 225
Views: 51441

Hooray!!!

July will be here before you know it!!! Congrats on amazing progress; can't wait to see some updated pics!
by metalmouthmommy
Wed Mar 18, 2009 5:46 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

Oharabrat- That makes me feel so warm and fuzzy inside to know my situation helped someone else make such a life changing decision! :rose: I remember when I would sit for hours reading other peoples stories and looking at pictures wondering if I should slap braces on my teeth at 32! Looking at other...
by metalmouthmommy
Mon Mar 16, 2009 9:11 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

Thanks Melissa!

I love the look of your new braces too!!!!
by metalmouthmommy
Sun Mar 08, 2009 9:32 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

My bottoms are still sore, lol! I think I'm seeing movement now that the back molars are braced! http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a67/mama2piglets/007-2.jpg http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a67/mama2piglets/001-13.jpg http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a67/mama2piglets/002-9.jpg http://i9.photobucket....
by metalmouthmommy
Thu Feb 26, 2009 1:16 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

Thanks Girls!
Nope not that bad of a year AT ALL! Actually flew by :)
I am hoping the second half goes as quickly as the first too!

It's funny how fast the newly bracketed teeth have moved since Tuesday! And boy am I sore to chew with the new brackets on my molars :evil:
by metalmouthmommy
Tue Feb 24, 2009 11:46 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Katie's Ortho Adventure-almost 10 mos! new pics pg 8
Replies: 179
Views: 53462

Well, it's one year and one week since I've had these bad boys on!!!! Happy brace-a-versary to me!!! :-)o I went today for my big appointment. they had to pull off 4 front brackets and reposition them, put brackets on my back bottom molars, also did IPR on the jabber tooth again, and new wires.....o...
by metalmouthmommy
Sat Feb 14, 2009 9:10 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Jenny101101's Story**8 month UPDATE~ pics-Pg.16**
Replies: 270
Views: 63826

wowie Jen!!! You wanted lots of work done and that's what you got! Every thing looks awesome. the elastics do get easier.....seriously. I was dying the first week. But now I have had them for over a month and I forget I even have them in now. Your comment on the IPR made me laugh out loud. That is e...