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Saturday, October 19, 2019
DMD Vegas Retreat 2016
September 9-11, 2016.  Treasure Island Resort and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada.  2 Days.  21 guys.  Our First DMD (Dads Married to Doctors) Retreat.  Dads only, no spouses, no kids.  And it was on this retreat that I learned how to be a better parent.  Here are the 3 things Vegas taught me about parenting... 1 - Quality Time vs Quantity...
Fatherhood is a Team Sport. Celebrate Father's Eve with John Francis - Episode 5 John Francis decided to celebrate the completion of his new garage with some buddies on the night before Father's Day 2012. That celebration grew into an annual event called Father's Eve now celebrated in over 50 cities around the world! Find a Father's Eve event in...
Scott D of Epic Chocolates
“Honey, after this, no more, ok?  You need to spend time with your family this Christmas.” “I guess,” I reluctantly replied.  “It’s just that this is my busy season.  And hey, you know what you married!” “You were a Teacher when we met, not a Chocolatier,” my wife replied, her eyes rolling a little. “Curse my ambition!” I over theatrically exclaimed as...
This Week in Parenting is intended to be a weekly look at parenting talk around the web, amongst the DMD community, and occasionally, just stuff I'm dealing with around the house. The language is occasionally strong and the opinions reflect only the author. Let's dig in.  Strong-Willed Children, AKA: Possession-Prone Toddlers My son hasn't technically reached the "Terrible Twos" yet, but...
If anyone would have told me 7 years ago that I would no longer be employed and I would be a stay at home dad I would have said your crazy. So what happened to me? (back story) I married a doctor. My wife is a beautiful intelligent pediatrician and I am a former pediatric nurse. I actually went into nursing...
When I answered society’s call for present, hands-on dads, I figured it had a place picked out for me—it kind of didn’t. As a work-at-home dad and the primary caretaker for an awesome little boy, I joined the ranks of a growing demographic many still haven’t quite accepted. As a husband to a successful wife who is also a badass mother,...
Stratton Family
“No two minds ever come together without thereby creating a third, invisible intangible force, which may be likened to a third mind .”  - Napoleon Hill, author of Think and Grow Rich What is a DMD Mastermind and why did I start it? by Shawn Stratton Have you ever had days where you feel like you are not cut out to be...
Achieving work life balance as an entrepreneur dad married to a doctor. IQ Talent Partners founder, Chris Murdock, says work-life balance is all about perspective and proper mindset. In this nugget packed episode, we discuss: - Recognizing your talents and find partners to fill gaps - What does work life balance even mean? Balance doesn’t always mean equal! - How to handle bad days...
Marriage Lessons from Steve Allwine, a previously divorced dad now married to an OBGYN - Episode 9 Steve Allwine is a great guy who has learned a lot about marriage and what works and what doesn't. In this episode, we discuss his first marriage and what he learned that has allowed his second marriage to be so amazing. He's married...
There are lots of ways to maintain your manhood. One in particular is teaching your son how to properly ask a woman out on a date. And what better person to start with than your mom? video of him asking soon coming... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iPMCXR0Yw9Q

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