6 Min. Stepdad

If you’re a Stepdad looking for a place to go where you can 6 Minute Stepdadhave a real conversation about all the joys and challenges that come with your role, “The Six Minute Stepdad” the right place.  I’m proud to join Tim Watson each week for his no-topics-off-limits podcast.

This excellent show offers the support and answers from others who can identify with you. Each week Tim interviews other Stepdads and explores the different challenges found at each phase of the blended family journey; from those who just stepped into the role, to empty nesters. You’ll find the support you’re looking for.

And moms- you’re welcome to stop by, too.  You’re one of the key factors in marriage’s success! By sharing our experiences, concerns, and questions, we’ll gain a positive community of like-minded authentic Stepdads. We’ll connect and relate- finding out what makes us truly “us,” gaining invaluable insight. We’ll hear real-world stories, get tried and true advice, and real answers. We’ll laugh…and maybe even cry. It’s the real deal. So, as Tim says, “Pull up a chair and have a seat at the table. Let’s talk!”

 

  • 014: Daniel Wagner, ‘How A Shoe Taught My Daughter A Lesson’

    014: Daniel Wagner, ‘How A Shoe Taught My Daughter A Lesson’

    Tim’s guest is Daniel Wagner – a vlogger and fellow Stepdad with a funny but effective strategy about boundaries. six-minute-stepdad

  • 013: 6 Minute Friday ‘The Psychology behind Stepdads’

    013: 6 Minute Friday ‘The Psychology behind Stepdads’

    Tim talks with with Stepdadding.com founder Stacey J. Wheeler about ‘The Psychology behind Stepdads’ six-minute-stepdad

  • 012: Dr. Carl Pickhardt ‘Keys to becoming a successful Stepfather’

    012: Dr. Carl Pickhardt ‘Keys to becoming a successful Stepfather’

    In This Episode Tim talks with Author, Blogger, Psychiatrist and Family Counselor Dr. Carl Pickhardt. As a psychologist, he provides practical strategies in my articles and books to help parents effectively cope with this developmental change as well as with other normal child raising problems. EDUCATION/BACKGROUND: B.A. Harvard College, 1961 (English.) M. Ed., Harvard Graduate School of Education, 1966 (Counseling) Ph.D. […] six-minute-stepdad

  • 011 The Six Minute Friday Q/A ‘How to enter the life of a teenage stepson’

    011 The Six Minute Friday Q/A ‘How to enter the life of a teenage stepson’

    In this episode we answer a question all new Stepdads should ask. “Tim, I’ve never had a child and the woman I’m about to marry has a thirteen year old son I’m not sure where to start or the best way to be a Stepdad to him, what would you do and how would you do it?”-  Tyler Fr. OH. Fist […] six-minute-stepdad

  • 010 Stacey James Wheeler: You want answers? Ask a Stepdad!

    010 Stacey James Wheeler: You want answers? Ask a Stepdad!

    This episode features Stacey James Wheeler. The founder of Stepdadding.com, Stacey is a Family Dynamics Researcher, a speaker and author of The Stepdad’s Guide, and Stepdad 101. The focus of his research is the struggles of step-families. His mission is to reduce the step-family divorce rate. Stacey is the author of The Stepdad Survey – a multi-year research study designed […] six-minute-stepdad

  • 009: 6 Minute Friday

    009: 6 Minute Friday

    Once you realize your ‘true’ purpose as a Stepdad it’ll free you up like nothing else has! Today on the 6 minute episode I’m coming after a mindset that has crippled and cheated the Stepdad and step parent community for far to long! six-minute-stepdad

  • 008: Doing The Work Without The Reward

    008: Doing The Work Without The Reward

    As Stepdads we oftentimes find ourselves sitting outside the ‘big show’ while our step children’s bio dad has front row seats. This in itself is not a bad thing considering the total family dynamic. But it can be hurtful and takes a huge amount of self awareness as well as self preservation. My guest today is Mark Taylor, a Stepdad, […] six-minute-stepdad

  • 007: Six Minute Friday ‘The Stress of Transition’

    007: Six Minute Friday ‘The Stress of Transition’

    In this episode I talk about the importance of preparing for transition and how not to loose the relationship you and your stepchild have built in the process. I’ll also speak about my own insecurities as a Stepdad and how I made sure my biological son understood his place in my heart during transition. six-minute-stepdad

  • 006: Anthony Sturdivant, I’m not allowed to call you dad

    006: Anthony Sturdivant, I’m not allowed to call you dad

    In this episode I speak with Anthony Sturdivant, a Stepdad to a Seven-year-old stepdaughter as well as adult stepdaughter from a previous relationship. The dilemma Anthony finds himself in is all to common in the lives of not only Stepdads but Stepmoms as well. After a summer away with her biological dad, Anthony’s stepdaughter returned home with some news that upsets […] six-minute-stepdad

  • 005: The Six Minute Friday

    005: The Six Minute Friday

    Join me as I announce some exciting new additions to The Six Minute Friday format. I’m also sharing key points from my previous guest Emmitt Muckles on his claim that Stepdads do a great service to this country! You’re right on time, pull up a chair and have a seat at the table – let’s talk! six-minute-stepdad

  • 004: Emmitt Muckles, The Billionaire Stepdad Mindset

    004: Emmitt Muckles, The Billionaire Stepdad Mindset

    Emmitt Muckles is the founder of ‘The Billionaire Lifestyle’ and is a passionate Stepdad who joined ‘The Six Minute Stepdad’ for a chat on the mindset of the modern day Stepdad. Emmitt Muckles, is a Trainer , a Public Speaker, a business owner and a person who deeply cares about the well-being of others. His approach to his parenting role is closely […] six-minute-stepdad

  • 003: Six Minute Friday ‘Trust The Process’

    003: Six Minute Friday ‘Trust The Process’

    Welcome to the ‘Six Minute Share’ where I share key points from the previous interview and also get personal with you as we look into things a bit deeper around the table. I’ll also answer emails and questions during this time so be sure to send me your thoughts, questions, and suggestions to Tim@thesixminutestepdad.com This weeks ‘Six Minute Share’ I’m […] six-minute-stepdad