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Show 116: What You Give is What You Get.

Through the miracle that is Skype, Jon is back in the saddle with us this week! As you all know, Jon is a true giver. He gives of himself for family, friends, work, and community.  The there is a limit though.  We

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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 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 39: Leverage, What to use when all the discipline runs out?

We all get to that point.  No amount of punishment, threats or actual, gets through to our progeny.  They continue on a path that we may not agree with, whether it is not performing well in school, or not following

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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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Show 28: Schedule snafu, so here is a best (worst?) of!

This week brought our first real schedule mess.  Thanks to our fearless producer, host, and all around superb media guy Tim, he has cut what might be known as the Beer Dads Podcast Shiny Moments.  Be they pearls of wisdom

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Show 26: Change, or Routine is awesome, let’s screw it up!

~ People are very open-minded about new things, as long as they’re exactly like the old ones. ~ Charles F. Kettering Change is a rough beast sometimes.  On this week’s show, your erstwhile talking Beer Dads take on what it

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Show 22: 4 Hens and a Rooster, The Rooster Chronicles

Hello Beer Dads followers!  This week’s show brings to our guest chair Steve Daukas, The Rooster from Four Hens and a Rooster fame!  If that all sounds familiar, you should recognize it as the home blog for Kristen Daukas, a

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Show #8: Homework, or, How To Go From 0-Whinety in Six Seconds Flat

Homework, the dreaded bane of parent and student alike or practice makes perfect?  Tim, Jon, and Paul weigh in on this topic and how to cope with the I don’t want to and the OMG there is so much!!  Does

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