Did you get your copy of "Don't Hate Stupid" Yet? No? What are you...? Stupid..? Buy it now!!!!! Order here!!! https://youtu.be/Qen2_wSgyQo
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.
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.
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.
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 [...]
"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, [...]
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
We recorded this just after the Parkland shooting. We wanted to wait before we put it up, just because. However, the sad truth in this country is that school shootings happen far too often. Add the handful of shootings that have been prevented in the last few weeks.... This is an epidemic that we can't, [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]