VOMIT, ZUMBA & DICKS

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What with the puking and suspicious looks from other parents, it’s been a tough couple of weeks for MARK & BRYAN and they seek advice from super-blogger WALTER MICHKA & vagenius KADI PRESCOTT. DAVID WALLACH also tells them about his new parenting community Dads In Charge of Kids (DICKS). You can find more of WALTER’s…

YOUNG DUDES’ SPERM MAKES BETTER BABIES

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Traditionally, research has focused on women’s “biological clock.” But in recent years, scientists have been looking more and more at how the father’s age at conception might affect the baby, too. A study published Wednesday hints that age really might matter — in terms of the child’s mental health. Researchers from the University of Indiana and the…

LOVE IS IN THE AIR

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Tips from our experts on how to make EVERY day Valentine’s Day without chocolates and flowers and jewelry. We also explore parent-teacher meetings, and uncomfortable moments for Bryan with a very small stalker. You know, because we do those videos for Disney Junior. Links from the show Steve Cooper, co-founder and editor-in-chief of HitchedMag, an…

THE SHOCKING SHOW

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It all starts off innocently enough with chats about parenting techniques and minivans, but things take a turn for the gut-wrenchingly uncomfortable when a Chicago dad brings-up the recess hobby of some of his daughter’s fellow students. Mark’s still recovering, Bryan’s still chuckling. Links from the show Buy CHRISTINE KOH’s book on Minimalist Parenting If…

GAY DADS

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What can gay dads teach us about parenting? We speak with superblogger Mommy Man JERRY MAHONEY & ‘Tori & Dean’ Guncle SCOUT MASTERSON. Links from the show A great article JERRY’s site, The 5 People You Meet as a Gay Dad Check out the great work at Meet the Guncles

BOOBS & BALLS

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We tackle breastfeeding and wonder whether SAHDs have lost their balls when they do the laundry. With guests — superbloggers DAVID WALLACH  and BETH WOOLSEY. DEAN JOHNSON also updates his GADGETARIUM with cool tech stuff every dad needs. Links from the show You can follow DAVID @paceofchicago and check out his Dad All Day blog…

HAVING NO DAD

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Can growing up without  a dad possibly make you a better one? We discuss this with in-studio guest ANGELO SANCHEZ, handsome dad blogger DAVID WALLACH & awesome mom blogger NICOLE KNEPPER. Links from the show You can follow DAVID @paceofchicago and read his stuff on Dad All Day You can follow NICOLE @queenofcussin and here’s…

PLAYGROUND PICK-UPS

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Are moms scared of dads in the playground because they think we’re going to hit on them? We discuss the sexual politics of the playground with instudio guest DAVID WALLACH and mom blogger WENDY WIDOM. We then get briefed on the National At-Home Dad Network’s annual convention by president AL WATTS Links from the show…

THE BIRDS AND BEES

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MARK & BRYAN, dreading the conversation with their own kids, ask the experts about when and what to say in that potentially nightmarishly awkward sex talk. Our guests are relationship counselor DR. TRINA READ & DAVID WALLACH from D.A.D.. Parents, you should be aware this is a frank and honest discussion. Links from the show…

SURVIVING MARRIAGE

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JAMES BRALY, who’s written the most hilariously honest book about marriage, is our CELIBRIDAD. MARK & BRYAN talk about their marriages and get guidance from STEVE COOPER from Hitched Mag and speak with in-studio guest RENAE PLANT. Conclusion? Kids can occasionally get in the way of a healthy marriage. Links from the show You can…