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The Military Veteran Dad Podcast has a mission to bring every dad home both physically and mentally to their marriage and their family. We share stories from other Military Veteran Dads on their struggles, there wins, and wisdom and we do it weekly

The Military Veteran Dad Podcast has a mission to bring every dad home both physically and mentally to their marriage and their family. We share stories from other Military Veteran Dads on their struggles, there wins, and wisdom and we do it weekly
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The Military Veteran Dad Podcast has a mission to bring every dad home both physically and mentally to their marriage and their family. We share stories from other Military Veteran Dads on their struggles, there wins, and wisdom and we do it weekly

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@benkilloy

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English


Episodes

FRIDAY SOLO | Stop Yelling at Your Kids

1/17/2020
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Do you struggle with not yelling at your kids? Welcome to fatherhood, in this episode I talk about what I have learned on this topic and how I approach it with my kids. --------------------------------------------- Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran Dad Facebook Group > http://bit.ly/2GmNqqG --------------------------------------------- MilitaryVeteranDad.com MilitaryVeteranDad.com/Blog Instagram @Ben_Killoy > http://bit.ly/2Sq9pBG Instagram @MilitaryVeteranDad >...

Duration:00:15:07

56 - Surviving an IED Blast with Aaron Hale

1/12/2020
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Today's guest is both blind and deaf, runs an online business is a husband and a dad. You won't want to miss this story about coming back home after being hit by an IED and letting life find a way. Topics Covered: How to connect with guest EOD Fudge > http://bit.ly/2sk1ihF Aaron Store > http://bit.ly/35Lv0cU Facebook > http://bit.ly/2QMb45z Instagram > http://bit.ly/30fTI46 --------------------------------------------- Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran Dad Facebook Group...

Duration:01:09:27

FRIDAY SOLO | The First Step to Change your Life

1/10/2020
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The first step to change your life is realizing you have the power to do it. --------------------------------------------- Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran Dad Facebook Group > http://bit.ly/2GmNqqG --------------------------------------------- MilitaryVeteranDad.com MilitaryVeteranDad.com/Blog Instagram @Ben_Killoy > http://bit.ly/2Sq9pBG Instagram @MilitaryVeteranDad > http://bit.ly/2JIwtJt Twitter @benkilloy > http://bit.ly/2M8gFBn Facebook Page @MilitaryVeteranDad >...

Duration:00:14:15

55- Leave No Marriage Behind with Daniel Faust

1/5/2020
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According to Pentagon statistics in 2018, 30,000 military marriages ended in divorce. Today's guest Daniel Faust share his story coming back from the edge and how we need to get a PHD in our wife to build a thriving marriage. Topics Covered: Book Recommendation Leave No Marriage Behind - Daniel Faust >https://amzn.to/2FiPvTw How to connect with guest Website > http://bit.ly/2QLUSjA Facebook > http://bit.ly/36mzcB0 Instagram >...

Duration:00:59:33

FRIDAY SOLO | Are You Weak Killoy ...

1/3/2020
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A story from July 2004 from my days in the Marine Corps Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran Dad Facebook Group > http://bit.ly/2GmNqqG --------------------------------------------- MilitaryVeteranDad.com MilitaryVeteranDad.com/Blog Instagram @Ben_Killoy > http://bit.ly/2Sq9pBG Instagram @MilitaryVeteranDad > http://bit.ly/2JIwtJt Twitter @benkilloy > http://bit.ly/2M8gFBn Facebook Page @MilitaryVeteranDad >...

Duration:00:09:46

Welcome to the New Year 2020

1/1/2020
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Top Episodes of 2019 1. 46 - Survivors Guilt with Jon Macaskill > http://bit.ly/2QyVyIS 2. 02 - Kick the Dad Bod with Chris Hughes > http://bit.ly/37vIE5s 3. Bonus Episode 01 - 10 Minutes Together > http://bit.ly/2MKQe4b 4. 19 - Raising a Family and Being a Navy Seal > http://bit.ly/2MNgavV 5. 12 - Learn to Love your Wife with Ian Landstine > http://bit.ly/2F884tE Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran Dad Facebook Group >...

Duration:00:10:56

54 - Exposing your heart with Jason Van Camp

12/29/2019
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Today we have Jason Van Camp on the podcast, to say this man has a lot going on is an understatement, he is a husband, a father, and running multi businesses. Topics covered: How to connect with guest Website: > https://missionsixzero.com/our-team/jason-van-camp/ > https://www.warriorrising.org/board-of-directors/jason-van-camp/ LinkedIn > https://www.linkedin.com/in/jason-van-camp-076a5339/ --------------------------------------------- Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran...

Duration:00:54:22

53 - Perspective is Everything with Matt Kuchera

12/22/2019
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Matt Kuchera is our guest today and I am excited to share this episode with you. Matt served in the Airforce and recently transitioned out and has a common story that I think a lot of dads will relate to. He has one of those personalities that you can't help but feel like you have been friends forever and that you don't always want to say goodbye. How to connect with guest Website > https://www.vetpivot.com/ LinkedIn >...

Duration:01:11:38

52 - Tell Your Wife You Love Her with Brian Dougherty

12/15/2019
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Today's guest was a fan of the podcast and wanted to give back to the community. Brian and I talk about a lot of different things on the podcast and it’s a great example of two friends sharing a conversation. Topics Covered: How to connect with the guest Website > https://www.declanjameswatchco.com/ Twitter > https://twitter.com/DeclanWatch Pinterest > https://www.pinterest.com/DeclanJamesWatchCo/?autologin=true Instagram >...

Duration:00:59:03

51 - SOLO | Bedtime

12/8/2019
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If you struggle with bedtime routine you are going to love this episode. I talk about the various approaches we have had at bedtime, whats worked and what hasn't. Reading to our kids is a simple thing, and it doesn't seem like it can do a lot for our kids, but over time compounded with interest, those daily choices add up. Recommended Books: Hank Zipzer > https://amzn.to/36qWVzR Some Day a Bird Will Poop On You >...

Duration:00:18:24

50 - SOLO | Meet Daniel

12/1/2019
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This is a special episode for a couple reasons. One, it is our 50th episode and means we have passed that first big milestone as a podcast. Two, in this episode we talk to a listener who has been with us since the beginning. Three, we talk about a recent blog post on the website about what the perfect gift is for our kids! Netflix – Christmas Chronicles Trailer Netflix – Christmas Chronicles Movie --------------------------------------------- Join our Facebook Group The Military...

Duration:00:16:25

49 - SOLO | Friendships and Why We Need Them

11/24/2019
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As I look back on my life, friendships are the one thing that have moved my life forward. As we talk about in this episode it all started with dads at the park. --------------------------------------------- Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran Dad Facebook Group > http://bit.ly/2GmNqqG --------------------------------------------- MilitaryVeteranDad.com MilitaryVeteranDad.com/Blog Instagram @Ben_Killoy > http://bit.ly/2Sq9pBG Instagram @MilitaryVeteranDad >...

Duration:00:20:49

48 - SOLO | Emotions; What To Do About Them

11/17/2019
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Emotions, love them or hate them they are pretty much here to stay. But, then what do we do with them? What do you do to process emotions that are often hard to digest and typically end with the feeling of worry it has to repeat over again next week. For me I write, it has helped me so many times over the years walk through those emotions and put words to them. So many times in my head my thoughts get so loud I am desperate to feel something different. For me I really sit in what I am...

Duration:00:23:58

47 - SOLO | Leaving a Legacy

11/10/2019
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In this episode, we go into the weeds on an important topic, legacy. We cover some basics steps to take your life from where it is today to where you want it to be in the future. --------------------------------------------- Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran Dad Facebook Group > http://bit.ly/2GmNqqG --------------------------------------------- MilitaryVeteranDad.com MilitaryVeteranDad.com/Blog Instagram @Ben_Killoy > http://bit.ly/2Sq9pBG Instagram @MilitaryVeteranDad >...

Duration:00:21:16

46 - Survivors Guilt with Jon Macaskill

11/3/2019
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Get ready for this week's episode with Navy Seal Jon Macaskill. We dive deep into fatherhood, marriage, deployments, and survivors' guilt. Topics covered: How to connect with guest LinkedIn > https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonmacaskill/ --------------------------------------------- Join our Facebook Group The Military Veteran Dad Facebook Group > http://bit.ly/2GmNqqG --------------------------------------------- MilitaryVeteranDad.com MilitaryVeteranDad.com/Blog Instagram @Ben_Killoy...

Duration:01:13:03

45 - Having The Patience with Ian Roth

10/27/2019
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Ian Roth is our guest today and we dive into the life of being a dad on active duty at the same time being the Commanding Officer to his company. Ian has three kids under three and shares a lot of the daily struggles he faces making the transition from solider to dad each day. Favorite Line: "The only person you should be competing with is who you were yesterday" Topics Discussed on this Episode: LinkedIn >...

Duration:00:59:03

44 - I Love Being A Dad With Adam La Barr

10/20/2019
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Today on the podcast we have a dad who describes himself as someone who loves being a dad and as he shares in the episode it was something he started to look forward to at the age of 13. Adam La Barr is a part of Active Duty Passive income which is an organization that teaches how to leverage real estate to create a passive income either on active duty or after as a veteran. Topics Covered: Kids Entering SchoolHow siblings learnThat moment you become a dadHow do you define your role as...

Duration:01:04:24

43 - Love The Season of Life You Are In with Tom Schwab

10/13/2019
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Today on the podcast we have a seasoned father who is now a Grandpa Tom Schwab. He shares a perspective that we don't get very often on the podcast and what it's like looking back on the early years of the fatherhood. Topics Covered: Book Recommendation Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss > https://amzn.to/31egkka It's Your Ship by Captain D. Michael Abrashoff > https://amzn.to/2OU12Pp How To Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie > https://amzn.to/33wk7ev How to...

Duration:01:01:10

42 - I Will Be The Best Dad I Can Be with Greg Boudah

10/6/2019
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Today's episode comes to us all the way from Thailand. Greg Boudah is a Marine Veteran who currently lives in Thailand with his wife and son. He has an interesting story about how he ended up in Thailand and how he is crafting a life with his son and how he is committed to the break the cycle of abuse that he was raised with. Topics covered: https://amzn.to/30VrRER Website > https://www.thejewelryrepublic.com/ Facebook > http://bit.ly/2OnIjev Instagram >...

Duration:01:06:23

41 - Redesigning What Is Possible With Chris Kaag

9/29/2019
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Today we have Chris Kaag on the show who has redefined his life in a way to still make an impact in this world. It's an inspiring story of how his father prepared him for a life well before his life changed and how much that made an impact. His story about how the Marines prepared him with the mindset of improvising, adapting, and overcoming. Corps Fitness and the IM ABLE Foundation is to inspire others to look inside themselves to push forward despite their challenges. You won't want to...

Duration:01:01:49