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Show 120: Preparing the Final Chapter

Age is a sick mistress. It’s unstoppable. It is true that age is just a number. However, its effects are undeniably inevitable and unless you’re a genetics freak, you have to deal with and live with its plans for you.

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Show 119: Hobbies

Hobbies are life. We all need something that will keep us entertained from childhood on through adulthood. Hobbies usually are inexpensive and easy to do, but they can certainly be the converse and cost you out the back end. Some

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Show 118: Regrets

Regrets.  We have all done something silly, or stupid, or misguided.  Yes, there may be some regret to those not so wise choices.  We have, however, come through them with some scars, a tale or three to tell, and some

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Show 115: Co-Parenting

Kristen Daukas is back in the Lowder seat, and this time she and Tim discuss co-parenting with former spouses.  This can be a landmine filled journey but as both hosts can attest, keeping your wits about you, being rational, and

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Show 83: Halloweenie

As kids, we all loved Halloween, right? Dressing up, trick or treating, the candy, everything. For adults, though, we, at least The Dads, don’t really care much about it. We’d even say it’s one of our least favorite observances –

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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 50: That’s Crunchy, Yo!

For our 50th show, Michael Driver comes back for more with your erstwhile Beer Dads!  Tim, Jon, and Paul tease out of Michael why his daughter will have the best appreciation for music.  Seems that our friend had in the

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Show 49: The Storm, She’s-a-comin’

Tweenhood.  That time when the first hormonal bubbles start rising up and infecting our dear children.  Michael Driver joins us to discuss his life with a 10-year-old daughter and how dad is now Super Hero, but as his dear Pilot

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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 44: A beautiful day in the neighborhood

**Confession**  I screwed up.  I forgot to post.  The dog ate my reminder.  There was a rip in space-time continuum.  Life got in the way.  Here is the post that was supposed to run last week, but now runs this

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