Tag: disagreement

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 …

Show 115: Co-Parenting Read More »

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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 …

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

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**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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Abbie Gale of the blog All That Makes You joins us this week for our 40th show!  Abbie is a writer, story weaver,  and blogger who lives life out loud. She graciously joined Tim, Jon, and Paul to talk this week …

Show 40: Be Careful What You Wish For, with Abbie Gale! Read More »

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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 …

Show 39: Leverage, What to use when all the discipline runs out? Read More »

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These kids!  Where is the get up and go!  Why does my lazy sack of bones spawn not want to be the kid I envision her/him being?  There is no motivation to get out and do anything. Are these statements …

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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 …

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

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~ 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 …

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

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This week’s show is very special.  We have a co-broadcast with our friend Kristen Daukas from Ten To Twenty Parenting!  Kristen has a podcast that runs the gamut of topics for all parents.  We gathered her up, made her sit …

Show 14: Mother’s and Mother’s Day. Co-Broadcast with Ten To Twenty Parenting! Read More »

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Warning! This week’s show deals with some topics best suited for Adult Ears.     Admit it.  It is the most dreaded thing a dad can do, walk in on your kid experimenting with what he was given as part …

Show 10: The dreaded “You should knock first! AKA What happens when you catch your kid masturbating.” Read More »

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