FTQA 073 – Our Race to Black Mountain, Dirty Dancing, and More

Triple Falls, NC

Download this episode (right click and save) In this father-daughter episode, Emma and Jerry talk about the following: (1:45) Emma’s continued hatred of the word “candid” (7:00) Going to Black Mountain, North Carolina for Thanksgiving vacation (7:40) Emma’s Question to Jerry: What are all the things you would like, or would have liked, to ask/tell … Read more

FTQA 072 Do Us a Flavor: Taste Testing as a Family Event

FTQA 072 Do Us a Flavor

Download this episode (right click and save)   Frito Lay ran a Do Us a Flavor campaign where unique flavor recipes were submitted, four were chosen as finalists and produced for a limited time so consumers couldĀ taste and vote for their favorite flavor. Emma and Olivia decided to make a family event out of it … Read more

FTQA 071 – Teen Voice Edition: Family Time Q and Slay

Family Time Q and Slay Teen Voice Edition

Download this episode (right click and save) Jacob and I brought on Honorary Dugans, Maddie and Dannielle, to bring you a special Teen Voice Edition of Family Time Q&A Podcast. In fact, we’ll even call this episode Family Time Q & Slay because that’s what Maddie really wanted to call it. We also brought back … Read more

FTQA 070 – What is the role of a father in raising boys into non-violent men?

raising boys

Download this episode (right click and save) In a hyper-masculine culture that links violence as a part of strength in manhood, how can fathers raise boys into men with a healthy perspective of what manhood really is, relationships, and communicating emotions? Honorary Dugan, Emiliano Diaz De Leon joins me for a discussion on what is … Read more

FTQA 069 – Parenting Teens: Daddy Daughter Podcasts Worth Checking Out

parenting teens daddy daughter podcasts worth checking out

Download this episode (right click and save) Watch video of the episode’s recording session on Facebook instead. Emma and I have a father-daughter discussion about two daddy-daughter podcasts worth checking out including the following: (1:00) Nutcracker ballet auditions with the Corpus Christi Ballet (3:38) Leadership is a lonely road (7:11) Two sports, cross-country and ballet. … Read more

FTQA 068 – A Medal, a Regret, and an Opportunity

FTQA 068 A Medal, a Regret, and an Opportunity

Download this episode (right click and save)   Olivia and I have a husband and wife discussion on the following: Jacob’s first cross country medal A new format for Family Time Q&A Podcast Olivia’s Silent Bob quality My biggest regret and an opportunity to consider Olivia’s question to Jerry: What is one thing in your … Read more

FTQA 067 – Positive Peer Influence of a Student Athlete, and a Prayer for Mr. Lopez

FTQA 067 peer influence from a student athlete

Download this episode (right click and save) Jacob and I have a father and son discussion about the following: Question from Jacob: What would you like to see in the world in the next ten years? Question from Jerry: How would you respond if you found out that someone you know posted or sent a … Read more

FTQA 066 – Fathers and Daughters: Six Things Dads With Daughters Should Know

Fathers and Daughters Six Things Dads With Daughters Should Know

Download this episode (right click and save) Subscribe: iTunes, Stitcher, RSS Leave a Review on iTunes and/or Stitcher This episode is about fathers and daughters Emma and Jerry have a father-daughter discussion with family friend Brandon Cunningham of Beyond the Rut Podcast (iTunes.) Brandon is a firm believer in “strong fathers strong daughters,” and shares … Read more

FTQA 065 – Teen Sexting, Snapchat, and the Dangers of Social Media: A Father-Daughter Talk

FTQA 065 Teen Sexting Snapchat

Download this episode (right click and save) Emma has returned after a nearly 3-month hiatus from the Family Time Q&A Podcast. After a short catch up, we dive right into the following: Emma’s question to Jerry – What do you want your legacy to be? (Special thanks to Maddie for the question.) Jerry’s question to … Read more

The Best Podcasts on My Commute List

best podcasts on my commute list

Zig Ziglar referred to it as Automobile University, the practice of using your car as a chance to learn by listening to books on CD rather than music radio. With a 30-minute commute one-way, that is roughly 60 minutes of taking in new information Monday through Friday. Years ago, I got into listening to podcasts … Read more