Yes, it’s been a while, friends, but give it a listen. Dennis and John talk about 2019, and new plans for 2020, and a possible new direction for the pod. Listen here, or search “Dad to the Future” wherever you catch your pods.
Dennis and John talk about the controversial Gillette commercial, toxic masculinity, and how it’s manly to have good hygiene.
Dennis and John talk New Year’s Resolutions.
John and his daughter, Ireland, are jumping in some really cold water for a good cause, the Special Olympics. Donate to Team Mickaroni and Freeze.
Happy Holidays from Dad to the Future! In this episode, Dennis and John talk about when they stopped believing in Santa Claus – spoiler alert: Dennis never did; how John and his wife handled Santa Claus, the Tooth Fairy and the Easter Bunny with their girls, and Dennis wonders how him and Betsy will present Santa to their son.
John Mick joins the podcast as a regular co-host of Season 2. In this episode, We talk about the perennial controversy over the holiday song “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”, and use it as a jumping off point to talk about consent – how we learned about it growing up, and how we hope to teach our kids.
The song featured in the 1949 film “Neptune’s Daughter” on YouTube:
The book Dennis mentions, “Beyond the Birds and Bees”, by Bonnie J. Rough
Betsy and I learned a valuable lesson about screen time these last few weeks.
This is our son’s second Halloween, but the first one he really grasped something special was happening, and he got into the spirit of “How’Ween”, as he calls it. This is a fast and dirty episode in a week that’s been busy for me and my family.
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