Nov 2, 2023
Five years ago, Carlos Whittaker joined us on
the DadAwesome podcast. A lot has changed since then. With a new
perspective of launching his children into the world, Carlos is
here to ask the hard-hitting questions. He’ll inspire you to become
a father who knows how to be, see, and free.
- No app can replace the love and connection you provide your
- What are you using to medicate
some of the inadequacies you feel in your parenting?
- Lower the volume of life and be
- See past the problems and
behaviors to parent your child.
- You are set apart as a father to
breathe life into your kids.
Carlos Whittaker spreads hope and encouragement
through his roles as an author, podcaster, and global speaker. He
and his wife Heather live in Nashville, Tennessee, with their three
young adult children.
- 14:03 - "Men were just addicted to, dads were just
addicted to their work, before that, they were addicted to whatever
it may have been. So, what is the medicator? The medicator that
you're using to medicate some inadequacies that you feel in your
parenting, break those things and be more present. What does it
look like to lower the volume of life, slow the pace of life
- 16:54 - "What are ways that you as a father are
set apart and separated from the rest of all of humanity? All of
the other individuals that are speaking into [your] lives, you as a
father, you as a dad, you are set apart in a way that nobody else
is. Just a look from their father, looking them in the eyes and
saying, I love you and I'm proud of you. Just that is going to free
your kids in ways that you probably can't even imagine."
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