Category: Dad

A few episodes back we talked about when your college-aged child comes home and announces that he or she has applied for a trip to Japan and that it will cost $6500. Well, turns out it doesn’t always happen that …

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It’s never fun when your college-aged kid comes home and says, “guess what!? I applied to take a study trip to Japan and I was accepted.” Well, it can be exciting but do you have $6500 sitting waiting on you …

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The Beer Dads are well-traveled. They’ve each been to Europe, some to Central America and each to numerous places around this country. But, as much as he loves to travel, Beer Dad Tim hasn’t ever been to New York City, …

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When we were kids there were a lot of things that we loved. Comic books, certain foods, candy, cartoons, games, television shows and more. Many of those things bring back our childhood and we still love them. But there are …

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Pulling back the curtain, The Beer Dads usually do what they call “pre-gaming” which is having a bit of the beer we’re going to be sampling during the actual recording and then throw out a few topics that we can …

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Beer Dad Tim had a rough morning. We have talked many times about the perils of home-ownership but today was a rough day for Dad Tim. AC problems which lead to a small swimming pool’s worth of water being extracted …

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dole \ ˈdōl  \ ● n. one’s allotted share, portion, or destiny What happens when your child turns 26? They are officially off their parents’ insurance plan. At least on health insurance. They may still be on auto or whatever. How do you …

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As we all get older, our bodies start to change what it will tolerate and what it will or won’t allow you to do. Some of it is your fault, some of it is nature and some of it is …

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Student loans. I know we are all groaning right now. The dreaded student loan. Bane of recent college grads (or dropouts) and even long- lived adults. When the Dads went to college, mostly tuition was affordable and many times loans …

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Beer Dad Tim’s son 3B got his first job today. Not only did he get a job but he also got a job in the very industry that he is aspiring to be part of. That’s step one of “the …

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