(not so) Secret Dads Business is a show for dads talking about all aspects of fatherhood, men's mental health and other men's issues.
Most dads aren't talking to each about their lives as dads, like it's some kind of secret. In this show, we're talking openly and honestly about fatherhood. We're making dads business not so secret.
Each week, I speak to a different guest and ask the questions about fatherhood that alot of people would try to avoid.
It's Nate Rocka and Hot Pocket!
This episode, Judge opens with 3 men he thought would be better nominees for GQ Magazine Man of the Year.
Judge hits us with another "Can We Stop?!" and he talks about how cold LARPing in winter is.
Nate and Judge also talk about supporting friends, how kids appreciate our time over what we can buy them and we answer another audience question.
Come join the fun and have a listen!
*BONUS* NSSDB and Young Dad Podcast Crossover Episode
This episode is a first for both NSSDB and the Young Dad Podcast! We have created a special crossover for your listening pleasure!
Tune in for some awesome conversation on a plethora of different topics.
Nate and Jey kick off talking about the differences between the USA and Australia, especially the wildlife.
They then go on to talk about why they both started their respective podcasts and by the end of the episode, they wrap up sharing their opinions on parental alienation and what that can look like.
The Man of the Year
This episode, Judge kicks us off with a good rant and tells Nate about the GQ Magazine "Man" of the Year for 2023.
Nate and Judge then go on to answer some listener questions. They talk about the infamous talk of the birds and the bees and they talk about who they would like their kids to have met whom may have moved out of their lives or passed away. Nate and Judge also answer the question of what they looked forward to about fatherhood before they became dads and why the phrase "because I said so" is counterintuitive to effective parenting.
Nate even embarks on his first rant of the show as well.
Tune in as Nate and Judge ponder all of these questions and more!!
With Respect, Shut the Fuck Up. Parenting is Hard
Join Nate and Judge as they dive headfirst into the chaos of modern society.
In this episode, the hosts candidly discuss the precarious state of the world, emphasizing the challenges faced by those caught in the crossfire of extreme views.
They also discuss how hard being a single parent is, especially while going through a divorce, paying child support, paying for childcare and the effect has not having two parents in the house can negatively affect our children.
They also share their insights, drawing parallels between societal tension and the snap-back effect of a pulled rubber band. They dissect the pitfalls of extreme ideologies and urge listeners to find balance in their perspectives.
The episode takes a turn as they discuss controversies, including the JK Rowling situation and the nuances of separating art from the artist.
Nate and Judge engage in a lively debate about standing up for one's beliefs without alienating friends, emphasizing the importance of open dialogue over knee-jerk reactions.
As the conversation flows, Nate and Judge encourage listeners to send in questions, anecdotes, and funny stories about fatherhood. From the volume of dad sneezes to relatable dad tropes, they promise to turn the next episode into a fan-driven laugh fest.
The Search for Sanity: Parenting Through Laughter and Chaos with Tom Kreffer
In this engaging episode, join Nate as he sits down with author and humorist Tom Kreffer to delve into the joys, challenges, and humorous moments of parenthood.
Tom's latest book, "The Search for Sanity," takes us on a hilarious and heartfelt journey through the world of raising a toddler, where everyday situations become laugh-out-loud anecdotes.
Nate and Tom discuss the magic of storytelling, reflect on the unique ways children perceive the world, and share their experiences dealing with toddler tantrums and the quest for the ever elusive "listening ears."
We explore the creative aspects of Tom's writing style, which includes bringing a fish in a Chinese restaurant and a fictional character named Mr. Jacobs to life.
Discover why "The Search for Sanity" is considered the best in the series and how it captures the essence of parenthood with a perfect blend of humor and heartfelt moments. If you're a parent, uncle, aunt, grandparent, or simply love a good laugh, this episode is a must listen.
Tom's insightful and hilarious stories will remind you that parenthood is a wild ride filled with laughter and chaos, and you're never alone in the journey.
Tune in now and get ready to laugh your way through the ups and downs of raising a toddler!
Brunch with the Boys
Nate and Judge are back with another episode and were bringing back our friend Geoff!
This episode is to be expected with the three of us. We talk about hobbies. Hobbies we have, hobbies we are interested in and hobbies we can't afford.
We also asked each other what our least used impulse buy was.
All three guys go on many different side quests, but we all come together with our own perspectives on things.