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026 – The Roles of Parenting

Show Notes On this episode of the podcast, I interview Brian Sutter. Fundamentally, we have a hard time with connection and building meaningful relationships. This often brings pain and struggle. As a Mental Health Therapist, Brian is walking through the hurts and challenges with different individuals. Be purposeful in building connection with your kids when they are young (1-3). Some Goals Related to Technology: No screen in the car for <30 minute drive 2 hours/day of screen time Setting blocks…

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025 – Five Steps to Take When You Don’t Know What to Do

Show Notes Knowing what to do in parenting isn’t always straight forward. Sometimes you get into situations where you don’t know what to do. In this episode we discuss five steps you can take when you don’t know what to do. Fun Times with Dad: Taking Alex to get his drivers’ license. There he goes, shifts into gear and he’s on his way Just learned to drive, turns sixteen in a couple days and oh how time flies, didn’t I…

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024 – The Priority of Parenting

Show Notes Fun Times with Dad: Annual Father’s Day Baseball Game I always made parenting a priority. I remember hearing the horror stories of men who would become a slave to their jobs and careers and have no relationship with their kids. They work long hours to “provide” for their family but fail to provide the one thing they really need…a father’s love. Now the days of David drew near that he should die, and he charged Solomon his son,…

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023 – The Most Toughest Thing on the Planet

Show Notes Fun Times with Dad: Jamming with Nolan. Your kids are your biggest fan. They watch what you do and they try to imitate it. They are proud of you even though they may not know how to articulate that to you. In this episode, I discuss one realization I made to this fact through a drawing that my youngest son did that I found recently. Five Benefits of Setting and Achieving Goals: When you set goals and achieve…

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022 – Three Benefits of Having a Routine

Show Notes Fun Times with Dad: Teaching Alex to Drive There are many benefits of having a routine, both for you and your children. In this episode I discuss three of these benefits and how our family has benefited from routine. Granted, we do need balance and need to be flexible enough to roll with the punches when stuff comes up, but even in your schedule you can create some margin in your day so every single minute isn’t filled…

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