Brent Basham
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Brent Basham

Brent is the father of three little monkeys: Cody, Taylor, and Kenna. When he isn't busy chasing them around he also likes to write and podcast.

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How did I ever get to this place? It seems like only yesterday I was back in college, playing video games all day while enjoying a smorgasbord of junk food from the all-you-can-eat coffee table buffet. And I never gained a single pound. Hitting the weights a couple times a week was enough to

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DD103-Public-vs-Private-School
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Education is extremely important. And school plays a big part in that as our children grow their way into being adults. We know great teachers influence performance and inspire students to learn, but what about the school itself? How much does that matter? For many households the options of private vs. public school is

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DD102-Thea-Runyan
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Trying to eat healthy ourselves is hard enough. But getting our kids to eat what’s good for them? Nearly impossible. Especially when they’re faced with birthday parties and events at school that are full of sugary options. Then there’s youth sports. It’s all too common for the kids to come

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Tonight we witnessed the end of an era. The Ringling Bros.® circus that has been around for 146 years, is on its final tour before closing up shop for good. Apparently, ticket sales have been on a steady decline for a while now. And the decision to remove the elephants from the

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As dads we see our fair share of Disney movies. Like it or not it kinda comes with the territory I suppose. Most of the time at least the storytelling is solid, especially where Pixar is concerned. And by the looks of this latest trailer for the newest installment of Cars 3

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Does your child feel enough love from you? You may think, “Sure. I tell them all the time.” But before you answer, let me ask you another question. Do you know your child’s primary love language? I sure didn’t. I wasn’t even aware people receive love in unique ways. But they do.

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DD101-Dr-Jean-Moorjani
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Kids and devices. This topic just won’t go away. Honestly though, how can it? With the always on, always connected nature of our society today is it any wonder our kids are following suit? Maybe we need to stop and think about how this will affect their well being. This

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DD100-Journey-of-a-Thousand-Miles
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We made it. One hundred episodes in the bank. But truth be told, we nearly quit before we really got going. In this episode we explore pivotal episodes and how they’ve impacted the direction of the show. Spoiler Alert: The first show was bad. Really bad. But thankfully we got

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DD99-I-Swear
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Saying my first curse word was a right of passage for me. When I got to college and discovered girls responded well to “liquid personality” all bets were off. Late nights of poker playing cemented in a bad habit of colorful metaphors for years to come. But then I had children

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It’s that time again. Time for the Dads of the Round Table to have a discussion. And this time, we get to talk about one of our favorite topics… Star Wars. Or at least a Star Wars Story. We are joined by Adam Hartvigsen, Ryan Bond, and Jon Harrison (of

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