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

FTQA 078 Seven Seconds Challenge Father Vs Daughter

FTQA 078 Seven Seconds Challenge Father Versus Daughter

Jerry and Emma square off in a father-daughter Seven Seconds Challenge for her YouTube Channel, BeautyXOXODance. Who will win? Listen and find out, or watch the video in the show notes of our previous episode, http://therealjerrydugan.com/077 The Seven Seconds Challenge is a game where two people challenge each other to feats that have to be accomplished within … Read more

FTQA 075 – When the Christmas Season is Hard

When the Christmas Season is Hard

Jerry, Liv, and Emma have a conversation about the following: (2:35) An update on Emma’s performances in The Nutcracker Ballet (6:40) We are still collecting stories for our Christmas special episode (9:20) Do you write with expensive or cheap, disposable pens? – Emma’s first question to us (12:10) When was a time that a child … Read more

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

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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 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 063 – Why Do You Volunteer in Church?

Why Do You Volunteer at Church?

Download this episode (right click and save) We went a retro with the intro and outro music on this episode bringing an older song out of retirement for Episode 63. In this episode, Jerry and Jacob have a father-son talk about the following: (1:70) Cross Country running (3:03) Walk to Emmaus; Coastal Bend Walk to … 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 060 – Dedicationally! What I Think of My Son’s Friends, Plus a Message to Loveless Marriage and Divorced Dads

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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

FTQA 054 – What Three Things Are Your Parents Passionate About?

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Download this episode (right click and save) Emma and I have a father-daughter discussion including Emma’s response to the question, “What three things are your parents most passionate about?” Your actions and words clearly communicate what is most important to you. We also share a couple of underdog stories related to my service in the … Read more