Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show #36)- Wayne Parker (1st Time Dad Jitters) – Dr. David Swanson ( How Kids Manipulate Us) July 10, 2022

If you are about to become a Dad, for the first time, you might be…and probably SHOULD be a bit anxious.  I talk with Wayne Parker from “Power Dads”, for some practical advice on dealing with becoming a brand new Dad.  Several words come to the surface, when thinking about being a Dad….words like Sacrifice, Commitment, […]

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Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show # 35)- Guest: Victoria Dupuy “The Widow Maker” & The CACS Test June 12, 2022

Sudden-first time heart attacks claim the lives of many dads who are healthy with no apparent risk factors!  if you have low cholesterol, normal blood pressure and are active and even your doctor says ‘you’re healthy”…you could suffer “The Widow Maker”.  Victoria Dupuy lost her husband to a sudden heart attack, in 2013, at the age […]

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Radio Dad with Mike AUstin (Show #34) with John Yellico- Chicks In The Mail & The 5 Gallon Bucket May 29, 2022

On this week’s show, I talk with an old friend who has lived on a ranch, a farm, on the prairie and knows a few things about raising chickens, cattle, pigs, cows, corn, hay….you name it!  John Yellico joins me to chat about getting baby chickens delivered in the mail and how to raise them. […]

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Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show #33)- The Ultimate Lemonade Stand & Failure Is Key To Success! May 21, 2022

It’s graduation time and we are launching our kids and young adults out, into their next big adventure!  So, I called up some friends to give advice both in “dadliness” and in business. In this episode of Radio Dad with Mike Austin, I chat with Ralph Heath, author of “Celebrating Failure, The Power of Taking […]

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Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show # 32)- Dr. David Kipper on porn and other addictions & Michael Goudeau = “The Pancake King” April 23, 2022

Porn is more than just fake sex observed for ones own pleasure….”it doesn’t hurt anyone”.  Porn is the elephant in the room, when talking about being a good dad and husband.  About 200,000 Americans are classified as “porn addicts.” 40 million Americans regularly visit porn sites. The societal costs of pornography are staggering. The financial […]

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Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show # 31)- Scott Cramton of “American Immersion Theater” & The Sacrifice(s) His Dad Made April 9, 2022

When Scott Cramton was born, he had a cleft pallet.  It took 6 or 7 surgeries just to get him to the point of being able to speak.  Scott worked hard , with his speech therapist(s) and was very focused even though he was told he should NEVER do any kind of public speaking!  His […]

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Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show #30)- Jes’us Angel Miguel Garcia- Etiquette, Manners and Teaching Your Son How A Man Should Dress. March 26, 2022

Jes’us Angel Miguel Garcia is an award winning educator, a fine gentleman, etiquette expert and my friend.  Jes’us teaches through his website:  www.spanishinstitute.ca .  He has been heralded by the Winnipeg Free Press as “internationally recognized as a premier linguistic instructor”, “the leading Spanish-language specialist in Winnipeg”!  In this episode of Radio Dad, Jes’us tells us, […]

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Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show #29)= “Hold Onto Your N.U.T.S.” & General U.S. Grant As A Dad (What Was He Like) March 12, 2022

I have an eclectic show for you this time.  I found these two interviews, from a few years ago, in my archives.  First, I have a talk about your NUTS!  Now, before you jump to conclusions…N.U.T.S. stands for:  Non-negotiable, Un-alterable, Terms.  These are the things that you are willing to commit to and stand for.  The […]

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Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show #29)-“Leading Through Disaster” & “Being a Dad-preneuer or Wanna-preneur” March 5, 2022

Two different subjects in this episode.  First, I talk with Greg Keer from Family Man Online, about being the leader your kids need, in the face of disaster.  We are in tumultuous times.  War, disease, the economy….bad vibes are everywhere!  Greg says that dads are “built” to protect and provide.  We need to put on our […]

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Radio Dad with Mike Austin (Show #28)- with Time Meinholz & John Vasco February 13, 2022

I admit it, I’M CHEAP!! Maybe I should say “frugal”. I get it from my dad. I hate wasting food, so I take leftovers and even stuff like the organic, leafy sludge from tea bags, and use it all in a breakfast stir fry with eggs! I drip water into “dried up”, yellow highlighters to […]

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