Episode 07 – Courage with Jason MacKenzie

Become invincible with Jason MacKenzie

Jason MacKenzieJason is a father of two girls. One a fledgling teenager and the other a tween. Jason has an incredible story to tell about his battles with bipolar disorder and alcoholism – trust me, it’s not what you think but it IS important to hear what he has to say.  Currently, he is a corporate employee, blogger, writer, and a speaker. Jason is living proof that you can overcome your circumstances. He found himself as an instant single Dad and left to Continue reading Episode 07 – Courage with Jason MacKenzie

Episode 06 – The Value in Helping

Have you ever happened upon someone during their weakest moment and helped them through it? Has anyone seen you during a vulnerable moment? Did they lend a hand or turn away?

Who is Sy Sperling and what does he have to do with helping?

We would all like to be solid rocks in the river however, we aren’t. We are loose stones tumbling with the current.

Are you being true to yourself? Is your persona true to others? When given the opportunity would you do the right thing for the right reasons no matter what others think? The point is, start being

There's an intrinsic value in helping
There’s an intrinsic value in helping

who you truly are. Accept your faults and embrace your weaknesses. The longer you fight the flow; and who you truly are, the longer Continue reading Episode 06 – The Value in Helping

Episode 05 – Grace with Steve Austin

Finding grace with Steve Austin

Steve AustinSteve is a true testament to overcoming personal devastation. Although you would never know it by the charisma in his voice, Steve is a true survivor and has persevered through multiple challenges starting at just 4 years old. Growing up in the Birmingham Alabama area Steve brings a unique experience of what life in

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Episode 04 – Gratitude and minding what matters.

Things aren’t always as dire as you imagine. Maybe your perspective is what needs changing.

Let me share with you a story about what happened in my life recently. (Recorded on my birthday). The cliche of “the attitude of Gratitude” is very difficult to stomach when finding yourself struggling as a single Dad. Everyone has advice and it’s hard to keep your sanity sometimes. I am not a psychologist or behavioral specialist of any kind however, I want to share with you what works for me.

Gratitude. The foundation of mindset hack
Gratitude. The foundation of mindset hack

Taking steps toward recognizing how good your situation is, is the beginnings of a very powerful mindset shift. Small steps lead to big changes but small steps can be Continue reading Episode 04 – Gratitude and minding what matters.

Episode 03 – Staying up with Richard Reposa

Learning Opportunities

“… no mistake is a mistake if you learn something from it.”

Richard Reposa
Richard Reposa

Richard has been a working single father for a very long time. Ironically, being kicked out and homeless as a teenager was the first step in Continue reading Episode 03 – Staying up with Richard Reposa

Episode 02 – Succeeding with Blaik Ellson

Don’t give up

“… you will eventually succeed.”

Blaik and Family
The Ellson Family

Blaik is a soon-to-be married father of 3 girls but life wasn’t always this good. Join us as we talk to Blaik about understanding and overcoming the hurdles in his life on his way to becoming the person he is today. Personally, I was blown away at

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Episode 01 – Putting family first with Joseph Johnson

Responsibility, Change and Endurance

“Friends will come and go but family is forever”

Joseph and his daughter Kaylee
Joseph and Kaylee

Single dad to a fantastic 16 year old. Joseph identifies his weaknesses and aversion to taking control of his life while coming to terms with his situation. Listen how Joseph realized he had to Continue reading Episode 01 – Putting family first with Joseph Johnson

Episode 000 – Get to know We RAD DADS!

About us – the Who, What, When Where, Why and How.

We RAD DADS – Where wisdom meets entertainment.

We Rad Dads logo - Black and White

In this episode you can expect to learn about us and understand how, why and for whom I created We Rad Dads. I wish to clearly communicate our mission, vision, values and goals. I am excited to Continue reading Episode 000 – Get to know We RAD DADS!

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