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Parenting from 2 Conservative Dads point of view. The world is broken, and it gets tougher every day to raise responsible and accountable children. It seems like the school systems, the government, the media, and society are enabling our children to feed the current status quo. We say NO! there has to be a better way. We talk about Faith, Family, Finances, and Friendships. We discuss how these 4 buckets affect our children both positively and negatively.

Parenting from 2 Conservative Dads point of view. The world is broken, and it gets tougher every day to raise responsible and accountable children. It seems like the school systems, the government, the media, and society are enabling our children to feed the current status quo. We say NO! there has to be a better way. We talk about Faith, Family, Finances, and Friendships. We discuss how these 4 buckets affect our children both positively and negatively.
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Parenting from 2 Conservative Dads point of view. The world is broken, and it gets tougher every day to raise responsible and accountable children. It seems like the school systems, the government, the media, and society are enabling our children to feed the current status quo. We say NO! there has to be a better way. We talk about Faith, Family, Finances, and Friendships. We discuss how these 4 buckets affect our children both positively and negatively.

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Episodes

Happy Fathers Day To All The Awesome Dads!

6/13/2017
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In 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 […] The post Happy Fathers Day To All The Awesome Dads! appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:19:45


Put Your Kids To Work This Summer!

6/6/2017
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In 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 […] The post Put Your Kids To Work This Summer! appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:20:48


Do You Spank Your Kids…Why Not?

5/30/2017
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In 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 respect The post Do You Spank Your Kids…Why Not? appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:23:17


How To Kick Your Kids Out Of The Nest

5/25/2017
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In 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 health The post How To Kick Your Kids Out Of The Nest appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:23:38


How To Succeed Through Adversity

5/16/2017
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In 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 […] The post How To Succeed Through Adversity appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:21:26


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

5/12/2017
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In 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. […] The post Are We Sabotaging Our Kids Ability To Have A Better Life? appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:26:18


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

5/4/2017
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In 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 […] The post How Do We Give Our Kids A Better Life Than You Had? appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:23:23


Raising Men By Eric Davis Book Review Part 2

4/26/2017
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In 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 be The post Raising Men By Eric Davis Book Review Part 2 appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:21:45


What To Do When Your Teen Starts Testing Boundaries

4/4/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss what to do when your teen starts to test boundaries. They discuss their experience with preteens and why having good boundaries is a necessity. Dad Advice: Make sure your kids consistently see the same you It might be cute today, but will it still be cute when they are 16 The post What To Do When Your Teen Starts Testing Boundaries appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:23:28


Are Parents Encouraging Their Kids Wrong?

3/29/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss how we are encouraging our kids wrong. When we encourage our kids results, they attach winning to their worth. When we encourage their effort, they put value on their hard work. Dad Advice: Schedule time with your kids, the impact will surprise you Its not your job to be your child's friend, its your job to be their parent The post Are Parents Encouraging Their Kids Wrong? appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:23:54


Are Parents Putting Their Children First In Their Divorce? An Interview With JoAnne Pedro-Carroll, Ph.D.

3/21/2017
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In this episode Scott interviews Dr. JoAnne Pedro-Carroll, the author of "Putting Children First." Dr. JoAnne Pedro-Carroll is a clinical psychologist, researcher, author and consultant with over 30 years of experience with children and families. Dr Pedro-Carroll is the author of over 100 publications, including her award-winning book, "Putting Children First: Proven parenting strategies for helping children thrive through divorce.” She serves as an international consultanton the mental...

Duration: 00:39:30


What To Do When You’re Feeling Stressed

3/14/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss how to reduce stress in your life. We discuss what we do when things are overwhelming. Dad Advice: What is weighing on your that is not your's to carry Gratitude silences frustration The post What To Do When You’re Feeling Stressed appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:28:17


The Importance Of Finishing What You Start

3/8/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss the importance of finishing what we start. A lot of our stress comes from the secret list of activities we wish to get done. Over time this list becomes insurmountable, and increased our stress. Dad Advice: Don't say maybe if you want to say no Learn the art of saying no. Don't Lie, Don't make excuses, Don't OVer explain yourself just simply decline. The post The Importance Of Finishing What You Start appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:22:25


Time To Start Saving For Your Kids College Education

3/1/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss how we can start saving for our kids college education. 1. only have 18 years, and most people don't start thinking about it until its too late. Do you know how much you need to save? Private College is $33,480/year 4 years = $133920 Public College $9,650/year 4 years = $38600 Out of state public is $24,930/year 4 years = $99,720 Have you had the conversation with your child about college? 2. How to get your kids involved in the process. Is...

Duration: 00:24:12


Build Resilience In Your Kids Through Your Divorce

2/22/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss building resilience in your kids through your divorce. They also discuss how parents can become emotionally intelligent. Dad Advice: Resilience is just a word until you teach your kids the skills to become resilient. Pay attention to your behavior, because someone is always watching. The post Build Resilience In Your Kids Through Your Divorce appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:26:16


Don’t Let Divorce Screw Up Your Kids

2/15/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss divorce. We review Dr. JoAnne Pedro-Caroll Ph D. book "Putting Children First." Dad Advice: Kids model behavior, from who? From a child's perspective they feel like they are part of the problem. The post Don’t Let Divorce Screw Up Your Kids appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:26:19


The Secret To Effective Communication With Your Spouse

2/8/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss the secrets of effective communication with their spouses. It's not easy to say you are wrong, but if you don't want to sleep on the couch, its an effective way to start a real conversation. Dad Advice: Begin with humility, act with humility, end with humility Feedback about behavior is productive, but an attack on one's character will end in a battle. The post The Secret To Effective Communication With Your Spouse appeared first on Two...

Duration: 00:25:14


A Teacher’s Perspective On Why Online Charter Schools Are A Great Option

2/1/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad interview Patrick Williams from Baker Web Academy. We wanted to get a teachers perspective on why choosing an online charter school makes sense for families. There seems to be a lot of mystery and myth around homeschooling, and Online Schools. In this episode we wanted to get the perspective from a teacher who has experience teaching kids in both systems. bakercharters.org pwilliams@bakercharters.org The post A Teacher’s Perspective On Why Online Charter...

Duration: 00:39:55


The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly Of Online Charter Schools

1/25/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss their experience with having their kids attend an online charter school. They discuss what they like about it, but they also talk about the challenges they have faced along the way. Dad Advice: A dad is someone who wants to keep you from making mistakes but instead lets you find your own way, even though his heart breaks in in silence when you get hurt The post The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly Of Online Charter Schools appeared first on Two...

Duration: 00:30:55


Why Are Families Abandoning The Traditional Education System

1/18/2017
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In this episode Scott and Brad discuss why families are abandoning the traditional education system. We discuss why we choose to put our kids in an online charter school, and why traditional schools are broken. Dad Advice: Respect other people's rules. A dad is someone who Wants to catch you before you fall but instead picks you up, brushes you off, and lets you try again The post Why Are Families Abandoning The Traditional Education System appeared first on Two Conservative Dads.

Duration: 00:24:05

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