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December 3rd, 2014 at 06:08 am

I spent a half-hour plus in the dentist's chair yesterday, but nothing was accomplished. He wasn't satisfied with the way the crown fit, so in the end he had me make appointments for a new mold and fitting. Now my temporary crown has to last until January 8!

I do appreciate that he is such a perfectionist. I know that when I get my crown, it will be perfect.

I paid him $74 yesterday to settle up what the insurance didn't pay. I do not think there will be another bill, but we'll see. I hope I will not get charged for more office visits.

Since yesterday was Giving Tuesday, I sent $25 to my alma mater.

I also paid my professional association dues, but I will be reimbursed for that by my employer.

I bought dinner on the way home at Arby's ($7) and bought lunch at the cafeteria ($5). I am really out of the swing of packing meals. However, today I managed to bring breakfast and lunch, and I should be home early enough today to make dinner at home.

That's all my spending! Today I'm going to reserve a taxi for my airport run next week. I got an email for a preferred-customer discount from the company I use most often.

I sure hope to get some laundry done tonight. Last night I went over to the grandsons' and checked on them, but they are very happy in their other grandma's care, and while they were happy to see me, nobody seemed to particularly need my help. I may go tonight, but I'll make it brief.

3 Responses to “Crownless!”

  1. Buendia Says:

    I was at the dentist yesterday, too - 2 hours. I had a panic attack, almost fainted and asked to go home; I even promised I wouldn't eat anything if she'd let me go. She was very sweet, and calmed me down, and I was able to finish having my filling replaced. I hope you're better at going to the dentist than I am.

  2. CB in the City Says:

    I was a little jumpy. He didn't numb me, so every little prick and jab was felt!

  3. FrugalTexan75 Says:

    Wow! I hope your temp lasts til then!

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