Just Us Dads

Just Us Dads

George, Chris and George are longtime friends and loving dads. Join them as they somehow manage to escape their chaos to share their thoughts on being dads! Welcome to the #Dadversation!

All Episodes

Welcome to another #dadversation! Filling in for George this week is the other George's brother, Savva. We go deep in this episode! We talk about today's society, the different nonsensical controversies, but mostly, about our kids living in a world where AI, VR and Facebook's latest Metaverse will be their reality!

Nov 20

57 min 19 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we brought in our friend Vaggelis Troulis, a fitness expert, to share some knowledge with our listeners! We talk about creating healthy living habits, nutrition, exercise, breathing techniques, the ABCs of building the transition towards a better life and, of course, we talk about him becoming a dad for the very first time!

Nov 15

1 hr 3 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we have one of the funniest and most fun people we know, our friend Jimmy! Since he's single with no kids, we talk about dating apps! Also, we talk about the Christmas spirit during Halloween, our crazy trip to New York and much more!

Nov 8

53 min 54 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about Chris' shaving accident! Also he started training again and he takes us through his breathing issues that are causing limitations. We take a walk down memory lane and talk about our old hangouts, old stories and much more!

Oct 31

56 min 9 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about vacationing. Would/should/could you leave without them? All this and much more, including how George once slept in his wife's face while on a date!

Oct 24

1 hr 15 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we look back at our generation's video games. We also talk about quantity and quality time with the kids and what age we should start giving them some independence. Then, we drift off into left field and discuss counter-wokeism and capitalism vs communism!

Oct 16

1 hr 11 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! George's daughter came out swinging with the heavy question last week, se we decided to discuss it. Also, we talk about adults using baby powder, broken stoves and washers, if learning cursive is still important and much more!

Oct 10

1 hr 4 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we go into detail about how fast toilet paper disappears! Also, Chris' son's insane soccer schedule, a follow up on George's wife's library volunteering and much more!

Oct 2

54 min 32 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! It's a short one! This week our schedules were all messed up! Speaking of scheduling, why is it that our wives have it down to a science and we men still can't seem to figure it out!? Listen in to see how Chris messed up a simple birthday invitation!

Sep 26

24 min 30 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode George talks about his wife volunteering at school, parent-teacher meetings, getaways, women's mental notebook and much more!

Sep 17

1 hr 1 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about how absurd parents get with their kids' birthday parties. Also, we talk about socializing with other parents from our kids' schools and much more, including our days as elementary and high school students eating home cooked meals during lunch hour!

Sep 10

50 min 33 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about things parents should and should not tell their kids and much more!

Sep 6

54 min 20 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! We're finally back in studio! We talk about Chris' commitment to the weight loss challenge, while also addressing the shirt he decided to wear. Finally, we plunge into a long discussion about the wonderful years we spent in the band, having no other responsibility than to show up every weekend to jam!

Aug 29

59 min 29 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we tackle the everlasting debate in almost all households: private or public schools. What's the best choice? Is there a better choice? Is our education system flawed? We address all these questions and many more!

Aug 20

59 min 31 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! A new school year is about to begin and on this episode we talk about school supplies: how frustrating it is, how complicated it is and of course, how expensive it can get!

Aug 13

1 hr 3 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! "20 MAXMOY" is exactly what Chris' dad wrote on a cardboard sign and screwed it on an electric pole in the lane behind his house for cars to slow down! Still no idea what that means? Listen in as we dissect that word any many others that Greek immigrants have been saying wrong for decades!

Aug 6

52 min 1 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! Chris is finally competing! After 3 weeks, he's officially begun training and dieting! On this episode we also talk about couples' finances, joint vs separate bank accounts, how to prepare kids to value money and much more!

Jul 30

1 hr 2 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we go over the progress of our weight loss competition. Also, we talk about kids sleeping in our beds, today's parents and their public displays of affection, how open certain parents are with their sexuality and Chris talks about a mom breastfeeding her 8 year old!

Jul 23

54 min 21 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we go over some details about our weight loss competition. We talk about eliminating bad habits and creating new, healthier ones!

Jul 17

45 min 21 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! It's only the Georges for this episode! We talk a little bit about weight loss competition, but more info on that on next week's episode. Also, we talk about sports! The Habs, the series, the emotions, Baseball vs Basketball in Montreal and much more!

Jul 10

46 min 16 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we go deep into "Pizzology" and also talk about other eating habits. Will we see a friendly weight loss competition in the near future??

Jul 3

39 min 14 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode George talks about his first post-Covid date with his wife. We also talk about our Father's Day BBQ, the Habs making the Stanley Cup finals, the role models we want and don't want for our kids and much more!

Jun 26

1 hr 31 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we wish all dads a very Happy Father's Day, which is right around the corner and talk about our plans for the day. We also talk about kids reaching that age of curiosity and hormonal change. George also shares an embarrassing story about his youngest boy!

Jun 18

48 min 56 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! WE GOT A FATHER'S DAY GIVEAWAY!!!!!! Listen in for the details! On this episode we talk about how the past incredible summer days are making us drink more and gain more weight! Also, we get carried away with ridiculous stories from our younger years, including Chris and George's very weird armpit clap (?!?). Oh by the way, who do you think would win in a boxing match between ourselves?

Jun 11

47 min 7 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about the Montreal Canadiens coming back to win 4 straight games and eliminating the Toronto Maple Leafs! We talk about growing up watching great hockey rivalries. Also, Chris and George share stories about stealing each other's sweaters and much more!

Jun 4

31 min 50 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we are joined by the famous comedian, actor, writer and funnyman, Angelo Tsarouchas. Of course, we talk about being raised by Greek immigrants and how that has inspired him in his career. We also talk about his family, his daughter and all sorts of stories that had us laughing throughout the entire episode!

May 28

1 hr 2 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode George is excited his pool is ready for the summer and shares how his wife confronted the person that stole their daughter's tricycle! Also, more stories about stolen bikes and how our dads dealt with it vs now!

May 24

1 hr 16 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode George tells a story about how he avoided death over a parking spot. We also talk about the importance of the backyard garden in an immigrant family, we go over some stories from our youth and much more!

May 17

1 hr 6 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we wonder if Chris can still run as fast as he used to. We also discuss Mother's Day, our plans and what we normally did before the pandemic. Also, Chris hates brunch!

May 7

59 min 55 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about George's eye infection that makes him look like Rocky IV, kids and self esteem, Covid-19 vaccination available for all and much more!

Apr 30

1 hr 21 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode, George invites an old friend, Alex Lanthier, to talk about the reality of raising a family with his husband. We talk about the process of abortion, the ups and downs, the happy times, the challenges of dealing with society's stereotypes and judgement and much more!

Apr 23

54 min 19 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On today's episode we bring back a topic we wrote about on our blog, about rituals or habits we have with our kids to show them that we care about them and that we love them. Something we clearly did not get ourselves as kids! Enjoy!

Apr 17

54 min 34 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about different things our wives do that frustrate us and vice versa!

Apr 9

48 min 23 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we invited an incredible human being, Nick Katalifos, to discuss parenting a child with autism. Also, we discuss what is being done to address this disability and what the future holds for these children.

Apr 2

45 min 51 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode it's only Chris and George and they talk about the workplace that their kids will experience and the place AI will occupy. They question how will it be in the future, which jobs will exist and which won't, how will parents know how to steer their kids though that environment and much more!

Mar 26

1 hr 6 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we bring in Dr. Christos Karatzios, a pediatrics, infectious diseases and HIV specialist to go over some recent developments with Covid-19. We also talk about HIV and some common diseases among children.

Mar 19

46 min 24 sec

Welcome to another #Dadverstion! On this episode we tackle the issue every single man has yet to understand: women and the exorbitant amount of time they need to get prepared. We're curious to know, is your wife always late? How do you handle it?

Mar 12

41 min 8 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! We needed reinforcements for this episode, so we brought in Chris' wife Alex, a teacher, to have a discussion on the highly debated and controversial issue of toxic masculinity.

Mar 5

57 min 52 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! There are only a handful of people that can go on talking forever and keep a conversation fun and interesting! That guy is our friend Phil Balabanos and his stories kept us going for nearly two hours! Enjoy!

Feb 26

1 hr 45 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we welcome our friend Panos back to talk about how our wives don't understanding how to be on time but instead we get carried away as he gives us an update on his carnivore diet. We also talk about training, Covid-19 and much more!

Feb 18

1 hr 10 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about Valentine's Day and George wonders if the other guys' wives have crazy never-ending projects like his wife!

Feb 12

1 hr 26 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about the importance of teaching our kids about money and the reasons they should be taught how to understand it, earn it, value it, spend it, save it, invest it and donate it. We also talk about how this education was completely absent when we were kids and the pros, cons and expectations of the new generation entering the workforce.

Feb 5

1 hr

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we tackle the highly debated issues of safe spaces, trigger warnings and microaggressions.

Jan 28

1 hr 6 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about the different parenting styles. Which are good? Which are bad? What our parents were like and how we are as parents, and much more.

Jan 22

1 hr 3 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about how vulnerable we are after 40, dealing with our kids' attitude and disobedience and our views on sharing.

Jan 14

1 hr 13 min

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about cluttered storage rooms, closets and drawer, as well as our thoughts on sleepovers!

Jan 7

46 min 59 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! Happy New Year everyone! On this first episode of 2021, we look back at the strange year that just passed and talk about the things that we, as dads, took away, things we learned and that made us better! We also talk about resolutions vs goals and what we mostly look forward to in this new year!

Jan 1

53 min 54 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! Merry Christmas! On this episode we go over how it felt to be alone for Christmas. We also spoke about the kids' gifts, meals and other ideas that have kept us out of the house!

Dec 2020

51 min 45 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we talk about the unusual Christmas we're all about to have, the preparations, gifts and activities we're all looking forward to, George shares how he choked on his mom's kourabie (Greek sugar biscuit) and his wife's plan on building a skating rink in his back yard and much more!

Dec 2020

48 min 18 sec

Welcome to another #Dadversation! On this episode we welcome an older dad, George Zouboulakis, who shares some of his experiences as an older dad. We talk about being soccer dads, racing motorcycles, travel memories, some interesting facts on Covid-19 vaccines and more!

Dec 2020

1 hr 42 min