NYFS Ep. 13 “Ya Never told me not too!!”
Hey, so this is fun. How specific do you have to be with kids? Ya know? When do they actually use “Common Sense” instead of using the “lack of it” as an excuse…? From curfews to Tide Pods, Robert and I discuss accountability, and lack thereof.
NYFS Ep. 12 “Divorce”
We had to get to it eventually. Robert and I talk about divorce and the affect it has on kids of all ages, before, during, and after the whole process. Ways to coop, and things to avoid. Divorce isn’t about your kids, so don’t make it their problem.
NYFS Ep. 11 “Creative Outlets”
This week we lighten the tone. After two weeks discussing suicide, we switch gears. Should you strive to give your child a creative outlet?? The short answer is “YES!”. The long answer can be found in this partially entertaining 21 minute podcast.
NYFS Ep. 10 “Suicide Prevention”
This is Part II of the Suicide episode we recorded. This time around we try to focus on prevention. Warning signs to look for. How your kids can be aware of those signs in others. On a somewhat lighter note, I mention my upcoming show in Hollywood….. but give no info at all. For those […]
NYFS Ep. 9 “Discussing Suicide”
“Discussing Suicide” – Not Your Fathers Show Ep. 9 The suicide rate raises every year. “Thirteen Reasons Why”, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade, Robin Williams… Children hear about more often than ever. Robert and I discuss ways to discuss suicide with your kids. Informing them, getting information from them, Listening to what your kids see, hear, […]
NYFS Ep. 8: “Life Skills”
We are back and officially on ITunes!! This week Robert and I discuss “Life Skills”…ya know. Paying yer bills, driving somewhere, cleaning your bathroom…. stuff people forget teach their kids. Listen. Click here Follow us on ITunes!! Do it!! Ep 8 – Life Skills
NYFS Ep. 6 – “Learn to Lose”
This one is inspired by my daughter who was overly excited about the “C” she got on an English test. It’s dedicated to the “Trophy Generation”. Robert and I discuss achievements, coming in second, rewards, failure, hard work, accomplishments… and why none of those are bad words. We also learn I really need to learn […]
NYFS Ep. 4 – “The Smartphone Babysitter”
BOOM! Four episodes in. Robert and I once again become distracted and discuss different forms of therapy, teaching your kids to be “Present”, and numerous therapy terms that mean the same thing before we actually get to the point… Smartphones and how use (not overuse) them to keep your kid occupied and where to draw […]
NYFS Ep. 3 – “Is you kid a bully?”
Not Your Fathers Show Ep. 3 “Is your kid a bully?” is up. I’m a day late, for the 3 people that are keeping track. This is also the shortest episode ever. Mainly because I am traveling this week. I’ve learned the road doesn’t car. Whether I’m on a Greyhound, cruise ship, or an airplane…. […]