Happy Fathers Day To All The Awesome Dads!

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode, Scott and Brad wish all the awesome dads out there a Happy Father’s Day! We give a couple of stories of memorable fathers days from our past, and a little about what we plan on doing for this up coming Father’s Day Extravaganza. Dad Advice: Before speaking, you should think about what your going to say for at least 10 sec, then hopefully say nothing When I was 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished by how much he’d learned in only 7 years. ~mark...

Put Your Kids To Work This Summer!

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode Scott and Brad discuss what we are going to have our kids do this summer. Summer is a time for fun, but it’s also a time to teach our kids responsibility. Time to put them to work! Dad Advice: Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy Ask not what your mother can do for you, ask what you can do for your...

Do You Spank Your Kids…Why Not?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode Scott and Brad discuss spanking kids, should you do it? and is it abuse? Dad Advice: Its ok to say no Be kind Quote: A lack of boundaries invites a lack of...

How To Kick Your Kids Out Of The Nest

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode Scott and Brad discuss issues around teen adults failing to launch and becoming self sufficient. Lets discuss kicking your kids out of the nest. Dad Advice: Dont keep your kids in the dark about your health problems Don’t put off concerns about your...

How To Succeed Through Adversity

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode Scott and Brad discuss how to succeed through diversity. A lot of people give up when the going gets tough. In this episode we give advise on how to successfully navigate difficult times. Dad Advice: “When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.” Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning Don’t Follow The...

Are We Sabotaging Our Kids Ability To Have A Better Life?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode Scott and Brad discuss how we can sabotage our kids ability to have a better life than we did. Dad Advice: Never let anyone do your thinking for you. There are far too many people with far too much invested in you believing what they believe. Peer pressure is all about insecurity. Be confident in who you are and you’ll never have to “fit in.” People will come to...

How Do We Give Our Kids A Better Life Than You Had?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode Scott and Brad discuss how we can give our kids a better life than we had. Oh, and it does not include buying them whatever they want. Dad Advice: People will judge you by the way you look. It is not fair, but its the way the world works. Keep that in mind as you pick outfit in the morning. Never let anyone do your tinking for you. There are far too many people with far too much invested in you believing what they...
Raising Men By Eric Davis Book Review Part 2

Raising Men By Eric Davis Book Review Part 2

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode Scott and Brad discuss the book Raising Men by Eric Davis. Dad Advice: Dont raise your kinds to have more than you had, raise them to be more than you were Be the man your want your son to...
Raising Men By Eric Davis Book Reviews

Raising Men By Eric Davis Book Reviews

In this episode Scot and Brad discuss the book Raising Men by Eric Davis. We have spoke a lot about raising daughters, now we discuss how to raise boys.

Raising Men By Eric Davis
Dad Advice:

When you raise your standards, only the boys will disapear. Them men will step up to
meet them.

Its easier to build strong children, then to repair broken men

How To Set Effective Boundaries With Your Kids

How To Set Effective Boundaries With Your Kids

In this episode Brad and Scott discuss how and when to set boundaries with our kids. It is best to start when our kids are younger, but it is possible to set boundaries and have your kids stick to them. In this episode we share how we do it.

Dad Advice:

Don’t make punishment about you, make it about the bad behavior.

Boundaries are the means by which parents control the rate of change for our kids.