Category: Sons

Show 88: Road Dad

After a little holiday hiatus, we’re back! Paden and Stacy Verner are in the Test Pattern Studios. Paden, an aviator (read: pilot), is on the “road” a lot and that means he has to call home, quite often. It’s not

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Show 75: Diamonds are NOT Forever: the Recap

So, we played a little game this time around. Tim threw out a show number and name and Jon, Paul and he all updated, recapped or disputed what we had originally talked about. That’s partially true. Really, The Dads were

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Show 72: Who the Heck are Tanya and Stacy?

Stacy Verner and Tanya Rivera return, this time to talk about what Tanya does and kids in media. The Dads ask a lot of questions about the television news business and some behind the scenes things, nothing too personal, just

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Show 60: The Parenting Pivot

As our kids get older, our focus, when it comes to our kids, shifts. When you go from diapers to potty training; elementary school to middle school; middle to high school; college to the workforce. All are just examples of

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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 52: Helicopter Parents, how to not get caught in the rotor wash

You know them.  They hover like the Seal Team 6,  swooping in for the swift run, shoving their progeny out of way and go in guns blazing to rectify whatever issue tweaks them.  They must protect the poor fragile children, who

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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 48: To Drink or Not To Drink

Drinking adult beverages is something we excel in.  We love the beers and boozy drinks, wine and food pairings, and for a lot of us of a certain age, its the only sin we have left! But being a responsible

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Show 46: The Embarassed Child

It is our duty as parents to be an embarrassment to our offspring.  Somewhere in the dad code, we have to be our normal, goofy self to elicit that eyeroll of frustraition, just so we can create endearing memories down

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Show 43: The Pilots Part Two. Girl, What a Story

We couldn’t keep The “Pilots” away (really why would we?) and of course, they continue to roll us over the coals and we certainly deserve it. Lots of fun. Celeste and Jon talk about having a daughter (as they’re the

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