September 15th, 2014

Slowing Down, Part 2

On this episode, Phil and Dave continue their discussion about slowing down. One of the ways that they suggest to slow down is to take a break from technology and to focus on where you are and who you are with.

September 8th, 2014

Slowing Down

This week Dave and Phil talk about the importance of slowing down and making a conscious decision about what we want our priorities to be. They also discuss the need to have a willingness to say ‘no’ to certain things, because saying ‘yes’ inevitably means that you will be saying ‘no’ to all the other […]

September 1st, 2014

Why We Hurt Those We Love

On this episode, Phil and Dave talk about why we tend to hurt people we love so easily and what we can do to be more aware of our loved ones’ feelings before saying or doing something that might hurt them.

August 25th, 2014

Trafficking in the US

On this week’s show Phil and Dave discuss the problem of sex trafficking here in the United States. They also talk about ways that you can help your kids to protect themselves from this growing problem, such as getting to know their friends, especially people they are dating, and making sure that they are people […]

August 18th, 2014

Signs of a Troubled Teen

On this episode, Phil and Dave discuss some signs to look out for that could indicate that your child is struggling. One of the biggest indicators that they talk about is if you see a major change in your child’s mood or behavior, such as dropping grades, quitting sports, or showing an outright disrespect towards […]

August 11th, 2014

Handling Failure

This week, Phil and Dave talk about failure and the importance of being able to handle failure as well as recover from it. The also discuss the fact that failure is an important part of life and that children should be taught not to be discouraged by failure, but to use it as motivation to […]

August 4th, 2014

What People Say vs What They Mean

Research has shown that only 7% of communication is verbal, while 55% is nonverbal. This week, Phil and Dave talk about the real meaning behind different words and phrases that kids, and even adults, will commonly use and how to best respond to them.

July 28th, 2014

Self Control Part 2

On this week’s show, Phil and Dave continue their discussion about the importance of having self control. One major aspect that they talk about is anger and having the self control to take a break from a situation before getting angry. They also discuss the fact that anger is oftentimes a secondary emotion that is […]

July 21st, 2014

Self Control Part 1

On this episode, Phil and Dave discuss the importance of having self control. They will also talk about ways in which you can promote self control in your children.

July 14th, 2014

Exhausted Parents

This week, Phil and Dave talk about how exhausting that parenting can be, especially if you are a single parent. They also discuss some helpful tips on how to manage and minimize your exhaustion, such as taking people up on their offers to help you or just asking other people for help.