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Episode 22 – Should America adopt the “Siesta”?



On this week’s episode of Dad So Hard, Vinnie and Danny make the plea for America to adopt the “siesta”, one of Europe’s greatest traditions. Later, they discuss the activities they miss most from their pre-Dad days.

Note to listener: please excuse the poor audio quality of this episode.

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City – November 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 21 – Happy Belated Halloween!



On this week’s episode of Dad So Hard, Vinnie and Danny discuss this year’s Halloween costume trends, what candy they are giving out, and why there is a stigma against girls wearing “funny” costumes.

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City – October 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 20 – Special Guest: John Calmus, Father of 4!



Welcome back, loyal listeners! For our 20th episode, we are interviewing friend of the podcast, John Calmus. John is a Dad to three girls and one boy (the youngest!), yet still manages to stay in shape, dress fashionably and maintain his perfect hair.

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City – October 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 19 – Fall Activities



On this week’s episode of Dad So Hard, Vinnie and Danny discuss popular fall family activities. Are pumpkin “patches” legit? Does Vinnie have a vendetta against apples? Is Danny seriously considering buying an industrial-sized container of rice for his kids to play in? These questions, and more, are dissected.

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City – October 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 18 – Are Made-Up Holidays Nonsense?



On today’s episode, Vinnie & Danny discuss National Daughters Day and other made-up holidays on the calendar. Later, Vinnie gives us an summary of his weekend alone with the kids, as his wife Elyssa had a well-deserved weekend with her friends. 

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City September 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 17 – Your Guide to the Right Work/Life Balance



On today’s episode of the Dad So Hard Podcast, Vinnie & Danny discuss the complexities of achieving an optimal work/life balance.

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City September 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 16 – Back To School!



As we wrap up Summer and head into Fall, Vinnie and Danny are back on their podcast game giving you a Back To School Crash Course.

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City September 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 15 – What’s Your Favorite Summer Holiday?



Welcome back to the Dad So Hard Podcast! Topics on today’s show include your favorite Summer holidays and (over)sharing your kids on social media, all with the charisma, wit, and twisted sense of humor that you’ve come to love from Vinnie & Danny. Halfway through, for the first time in DSHP history, we are joined by Producer, Daniel, and Production Assistant, Jake (16:10).

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City August 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 14 – The Boys Are Back!



After a brief hiatus, Vinnie (via phone) and Danny return and jump right into to it with an extended Cold Open. They spend time paying respects to Vinnie’s mother, who passed away last week, and use the opportunity to discuss coping, grieving, and dadding in times of sadness.

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Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City August 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.


Episode 13 – How to Survive…a Children’s Birthday Party



In this week’s edition of the Dad So Hard Podcast, Vinnie and Danny, aka “The Michael Vick of Parenting”, discuss the dos and don’ts of the children’s birthday party scene, and the difference between dads and moms. Later, the two co-hosts debate how parenting has evolved over time, while trading stories from their childhoods and giving advice to all the current and future dads of Dad So Hard Nation!

As always, follow on Instagram @DadSoHardPodcast, Like on Facebook @DadSoHardPodcast and find us on Twitter (@DadSoHardPod).   These two dads love fan mail!  Email them at DadSoHardPodcast@gmail.com.  Tell your friends & coworkers to subscribe and don’t forget to leave us a review!

Recorded at the official Dad So Hard Podcast Studios, New York City July 2018.

All things discussed on the Dad So Hard podcast are our own opinions and observations and not intended to be used as expert advice. Anything discussed on Dad So Hard is not a shared view, opinion or endorsed behavior of any of our employers.