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

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

Romantic Date Night for $10 – FTQA 079

Romantic Date Night for $10

Jerry and Olivia have a husband and wife talk about the following: Upcoming interview with Dr. Jeff Temple, Associate Professor of Univ of Texas Medical Branch, #TDVAM Upcoming interview with Glen and Shawn Solberg from FamilyLife Ministries about healthy marriages Jacob and Emma happenings Olivia’s question to Jerry: What is the most draining aspect of … 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 064 – AshleyMadison, Surviving Infidelity After the Affair

FTQA 064 - AshleyMadison, Surviving Infidelity After the Affair

Download this episode (right click and save) With 29 million customers, the recent hack of the ashleymadison.com database has brought pain to married couples around the world. In this episode, Olivia and Jerry have a husband-wife discussion on the following: The end-of-summer blues for Olivia What did Jerry mumble behind Olivia’s back before recording this … Read more

Use Your Turn Signals: 8 Areas in Relationships When You Should Communicate Your Lane Changes

Use Your Turn Signals: 8 Areas in Relationships When You Should Communicate Your Lane Changes

Driving home along the Crosstown Expressway in Corpus Christi requires a few lane changes. I use my turn signal a second or two before I look over my shoulder letting others know what I plan to do, check my mirrors, check my blindspot, and if it all looks clear, I make my lane change. However, as … Read more

FTQA 062 – Fly Me to the Moon

fly me to the moon

In this episode, Olivia and I have a husband-wife talk about the following: How busy summer has been for us in 2015 Feeling like a family taxi service to our children Who won drawing for the book Dates on a Dime How to get a copy of Coffee Dates for Couples from us Where to send … Read more

FTQA 060 – Dedicationally! What I Think of My Son’s Friends, Plus a Message to Loveless Marriage and Divorced Dads

Divorced Dads - Advice

In this episode, Jacob and I have a father-son discussion about what I think about his friends, how his life is different and similar to his friends, and somehow I find myself on a soapbox about what men should really do about their loveless marriage as well as provide advice for divorced dads. Download this … Read more

Episode 34 – Hair playing, AllProDad question for my wife, a Sorcerer’s Hat, and Who’s Pregnant?!

Photo credit: Brittany Soliz, NGM Photos, 2014 Click here to listen to the podcast. Olivia’s question to me: You know at night, when we’re watching television without the kids, why do you not automatically start playing with my hair? You know that’s what I want. Bonus Question #1: Could you (Jerry) please entertain us for … Read more

One Thing You Can Do to Have a Healthy, Happy Marriage

The secret to having a healthy, happy marriage with your spouse is to make yourself an expert in marriage. To say it more correctly, both spouses should strive to become experts in marriage together. By EEIM (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons Think of it like pairs skating if you’re currently watching the 2014 … Read more