Category: Holidays

Show 104: Holiday Road

So, Beer Dad Paul is still on vacation (at time of this recording) and Stacy Verner sits in, once again with Beer Dads Jon and Tim. Stacy is an awesome guest, as usual and we’re always glad to have her.

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Show 91: The Irresolute New Year

It’s a new year. We hope you all had a safe and fun one. Do you make new years resolutions? Do you follow them? Why or why not? What makes a good one, anyway? The Beer Dads talk about theirs,

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Show 90: Even More Useful Things Need Love, Too

Taxes, changing the oil in your car, budgeting. All those things we wished our parents taught us, if they didn’t, or if they did, we’re very thankful to them for it. Getting to an age when that stuff becomes important

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Thanksgiving, Vacations and Networks

The Beer Dads hope that you had a great holiday! We all did! With the exception of Fan Interference and a very truncated The Less Desirables (we call it, the “mothership”), we, as a network, took the week off. We

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Show 87: Extended Family Gift Strategy

Here we are, it’s time to go buy gifts for the holidays (which ever holiday you celebrate). So, while you’re standing in the department store, toy store, bottle shop or sitting, ready with your Amazon Wishlist Fulfillment Arsenal, who are

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Show 86: The Teetotallers Turkey Day

We do a show about beer. We like beer. We like libations. We enjoy holidays, too. What happens when that holiday party is a “NAZ” or “No Alcohol Zone?” How do you handle that, especially if you don’t get along with

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Show 59: Staycations

Sometimes, it’s just not feasible to get out of town, go anywhere “special” or just “do something” when it’s a traditional holiday period. This could be because you have commitments that you can’t get out of or your child has

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Show 54: Birthday parties, memory maker or chance to show off?

Birthday parties.  We have all been through them, from the cute 1st year party that means adult drinks and hovering over a cake smashing kid (fun) to the house full of other peoples kids and the nefarious goodie bags.  As

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Show 51: Leave ’em alone. When adults flee!

There comes a time when your wee offspring are too old for a babysitter.  You as parents agonize over leaving the kids unattended, even for a 30 minute trip to the store or for takeout.  You take the risk, it

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Show 37: Home For The Holidays. Holidaze? The Family Hustle?

This week our intrepid trio discuss the myriad ways in which we do the holiday dance, to make sure every relative gets their fair share of the kids, cousins, in-laws and outlaws.  We all have multiple family members spread out

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