Tag: discipline

One of The Dads’ kids just got a serious speeding ticket. It will cost the child their license for at least 30 days. It will cost the child their freedom. It could have cost the child a lot more. But, …

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Sportsmanship is important. On the field, off the field, everywhere. Basically, it’s the Golden Rule of “do unto others.” We are all guilty of falling shy of the rule. When sports are actually involved, however, there seems to be a little leeway …

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Two episodes ago we introduced you to Nutrimom, the superheroine that comes to the rescue of those needing food allergy, food intolerance and general nutrition help. She’s witty, fun, cool and sassy. We heard about the Nutrimom stuff, but really, …

Show 128: Who the Heck is Tracy Bush? Read More »

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The Beerdads welcome Tracy Bush aka The Nutrimom to our show this week (plus she brought food). Tracy has dedicated herself to teaching about and advocating for allergen awareness in our daily foods.  As the mother of children with life-threatening …

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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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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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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 …

Show 51: Leave ’em alone. When adults flee! Read More »

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Meet the Pilots.  Our better halves.  The beautiful ladies who did not run out of the wedding ceremony screaming.  The women who serve as our concience, our partners, and our loves.  Stephanie, Celeste, and Susan come for a 2 part …

Show 42: The Pilots Part 1. Meet the women who keep us straight. 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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