Rape Culture is NOT Subtle – FTQA 086

FTQA 086 Rape Culture is NOT Subtle

Denise Loya and Emiliano Diaz de Leon join me for an interview about Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (#saapm, #saam, #turntexasteal, #30daysofsaam) who work to raise awareness in the prevention of sexual assault. We’re here to have a heavy discussion on a serious topic, rape culture, its implications on our society, and what we can do … Read more

Cheaper to Keep Her and the Jerry Dugan Book of Stupid! FTQA 085

Cheaper to Keep Her FTQA 085

The whole family comes together plus one special Honorary Dugan to chat about the following: Jacob – Do you have confidence in the police? Why? Olivia – What was your most favorite year in elementary school? Dannielle – What do you think is your greatest strength? Jerry – Thinking back to your childhood, what was … Read more

4 Ways to Be the Disney Experience to Your Spouse

4 Ways to be the Disney Experience to Your Spouse

“Be Our Guest” Walt Disney World is renowned for its ability to make their guests feel special through a consistent Disney Experience. Their use of tools like Magic Bands for resort guests, clean bathrooms, allowing Cast Members to create Magical Moments, and more bring people into the stories and experiences that we grew up to … Read more

Do You Consider Suicide to be Murder? FTQA 084

Do You Consider Suicide to be Murder? FTQA 084

“Do you consider suicide to be murder, and what does God think about it?” – Emma’s question to me on Episode 84 of the Family Time Q&A Podcast. Listen to the full episode here. Download this episode (right click and save) National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255 SuicidePreventionLifeline.org After a short talk about Emma’s upcoming ballet … Read more

Husband’s Strength in Marriage

Husband's Strength in Marriage

This is an adapted excerpt from my November 2013 TEDx Corpus Christi Talk titled “Redefining Strength in Manhood.” Strength: The Problem When I married Olivia, I brought into my marriage the ability to express myself in only two ways, anger and humor. This would seem perfectly fine for many men in the U.S. I know personally … Read more

Parenting Better, Raising a Toddler, Censoring Movies, and a Stripper Pole FTQA 083

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Liv, Emma, and Rosanne return as the trio D-D-D to discuss the following: Jacob’s first Quinceneara and his noticing the stripper pole on the party bus Do you believe in not allowing your kids to see certain movies and tv shows? Adult humor and topics found in shows like “Bubba Guppies” and “Sponge Bob Square … Read more

The Secret Sauce to a Happy Healthy Marriage – FTQA 081

Happy Healthy Marriage

What is the secret sauce to a happy, healthy marriage? That’s one of the questions we’ll answer on this episode of Family Time Q&A Podcast. Olivia and I bring on long time friends, and Honorary Dugans, Glen and Shawn Solberg who serve on the staff of FamilyLife Ministries. In celebration of National Healthy Marriage Week, … Read more

The Fourth R with Dr. Jeff Temple #TDVAM – FTQA 080

The Fourth R with Dr Jeff Temple

Dr. Jeff Temple, Associate Professor from University of Texas Medical Branch, joins the show as an Honorary Dugan to discuss healthy relationships education in school-based programs. The Fourth R is one curriculum that is designed to build resiliency and relationship skills among youth. Strong skills in Relationships are just as important as Reading, ‘Riting, and … Read more