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Kids and parents different on the style of music they like. In this episode of The Lab, the dads ask if there is cool music that children and parents can tolerate. Daddy Brad travels to the ABC Toy Expo and finds a CD from Putumayo that may do the trick. These CDs are musical compilations that feature songs from many well known artists and musicians. Children's music that everyone can agree on, and a great soundtrack for families. DadLabs ep. 74 The Lab.
What exactly is that itch? Lice. Lice? LICE!!!! Head lice are literally the bane of a parents existence. But should we really be so afraid? The Dads take on this head scratcher. Are they bugs? Parasites? What should you do if it affects your kids? Do you have to clean your entire house if it strikes your children? Find out in DadLabs Ep. 73 The Lounge.
Do you fathers out there have spaces of your own where you can relax, work, just hang out? Daddy Brad interviews author Sam Martin about his book "Manspace." He shares his ideas for a clubhouse for guys. Whether it be in a bedroom, garage, shed, or basement, manspaces are great places for men. Can they help your marriage? Find out here. DIY Dads, this one is for you. Amazing models for man houses. DadLabs ep. 72 The Lounge.
In this episode of The Lab, Daddy Clay and Daddy Brad discuss equal division of parenting and domestic household chores. Shopping, cooking, cleaning, dishes, bath time, reading time - How much do these dads do? Is 50-50 a myth? Do tasks differ between men and women? Find out how their fatherhood, family, and marriage duties stack up. DadLabs ep. 71 The Lab.
When should you start giving your child an allowance? How much is reasonable? Is it a morally reprehensible practice that turns all young ones to the Dark Side? Given the current economic crisis we, here at Dadlabs, believe that we should teach our children skills to manager their money early on in life. Invest now, reap the benefits later. DadLabs Ep. 70 The Lounge.
There are many names for them: hipster parents, grupsters, alternadads. Young and trendy parents are everywhere. Other than in the Lounge. We'd like to be cool. Except we're not. Help Daddy Clay and Daddy Brad become cool, write us and tell us how. If you don't have any idea its cool. DadLabs Ep. 69 The Lounge.
Owen steps into the Book Nook and reads a bedtime story named Goodnight Moon. DadLabs Ep. 68 Daditude.
This week in the Lounge Daddy Clay welcomes the Bummkinn band as they perform a couple of there booty shaking singles. So give us some ear as their fun, hill billy country roots music invades the internet and your mind. Everybody loves music, just admit it, and move on. DadLabs Ep. 67 The Lounge.
Arden goes all Ebert and Roeper with Owen, sparing no egos in Hollywood. This two-year-old is not afraid to say exactly what she thinks when it comes to the state of contemporary American cinema. DadLabs Ep. 66 Daditude.
First time parents are so sweet. The way they think that no one has ever had a baby before, or that their baby is the cutest in the world, or that the child's needs come before everything and everyone else's in the universe. Actually they're annoying. Daddy Clay and Daddy Brad rant and rave striking out at the first timers with little regard for health or safety. Watch this episode and you won't know who needs to chill out more, new parents or the unstable and slightly neurotic hosts. DadLabs Ep. 65 The Lounge.