47 min

Creating Memorable Experiences with your Kids The Upshot: A Podcast for Dads Who Try

    • Parenting

On this episode Kyle and Shane emphasize the importance of creating memorable experiences for kids as a dad, without necessarily requiring a lot of money. They explore various real-life experiences and traditions involving family trips, fishing and adventure. Then they give some insightful and actionable advice on how to overcome mistakes and move past shame, even to the point of using it as a teaching moment for their kids. Listen in for more inspiring and motivational family experiences.



Episode Highlights:

[01:01] Kyle's family trip to Colorado.

[05:12] Canadian water balloon game with elderly grandfather.

[09:59] Joyful memories from simple experiences, not money.

[18:56] Two layers of goals help with flexibility.

[22:53] Marriage conflict stems from differences.

[25:13] Vacation prep, distractions, and family memories.

[30:36] Shame, regret, learning, and forgiveness.

[34:56] Create happy summer memories with presence.

[39:25] Dad and daughter fishing trips.

[44:34] Journaling memories, "days are long, years short."

[47:11] Fatherhood support and encouragement for listeners.

On this episode Kyle and Shane emphasize the importance of creating memorable experiences for kids as a dad, without necessarily requiring a lot of money. They explore various real-life experiences and traditions involving family trips, fishing and adventure. Then they give some insightful and actionable advice on how to overcome mistakes and move past shame, even to the point of using it as a teaching moment for their kids. Listen in for more inspiring and motivational family experiences.



Episode Highlights:

[01:01] Kyle's family trip to Colorado.

[05:12] Canadian water balloon game with elderly grandfather.

[09:59] Joyful memories from simple experiences, not money.

[18:56] Two layers of goals help with flexibility.

[22:53] Marriage conflict stems from differences.

[25:13] Vacation prep, distractions, and family memories.

[30:36] Shame, regret, learning, and forgiveness.

[34:56] Create happy summer memories with presence.

[39:25] Dad and daughter fishing trips.

[44:34] Journaling memories, "days are long, years short."

[47:11] Fatherhood support and encouragement for listeners.

47 min