Dadtastic

Casey Scott and Tom Hackett are both dads. Casey is a single dad of three while Tom is a newlywed with an infant. The duo is in very different stages of ‘dadding’. Join them as they bring you into their worlds as dads. From triumphs to defeats, grilling tips to lawn care, house repairs to golf adventures -the Dadtastic podcast is designed to make you chuckle. After all, if you don’t listen and laugh, we will turn this podcast around and go home.

 

Episodes

  • March 18, 2021

    What we're watching, Casey's Fear Factor audition, and we're going to hike Mt. Olympus

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom talk about what shows they're watching, Casey's Fear Factor audition, and whether they'd be able to win the Amazing Race or not.

    Then we talk about the difference between burping and farting, fighting over walking speeds, and we're going to hike Mt. Olympus!

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  • March 11, 2021

    Casey's dad-daughter dance, Tom learns how to cut down a tree, and the return of gophers

    In this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett talk about the latest news in their lives, Casey's dad-daughter school dance, and Tom learns how to cut down a tree.

    Then we debate which of us is the better fixer-upper and breakdown the recent events of gophers returning to Tom's yard.

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  • March 4, 2021

    Our golfing weekends, Bubbles is on his way to walking, and how marriage and kids change us

    In this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett recap their weekends down south golfing, whether or not Bubbles is going to start walking this week, and how marriage and kids will alter your life.

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  • February 25, 2021

    Weekend recap, Casey went viral, and our ideal show sponsors

    In this week's episode, we recap our busy weekends, talk about Casey going viral on Facebook, and discuss whether it's weird or not to kiss our family members on the lips.

    Then we dive into Tom's, 'Dolly's Doughnut Bundt Cake', extravaganza and our ideal sponsor for the podcast. 

     

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  • February 18, 2021

    When is it time to say goodbye to thinning hair?

    In this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett talk about hair restoration options for all of those dads out there who are struggling to let go of their hair, how our Zodiac signs affect our relationships, and pointless scavenger hunts.

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  • February 11, 2021

    Why Tom is always late, Casey's cleaning adventures, our Valentine's Day plans

    In this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett talk about why Tom is always late, Casey's family implementing a chore chart, and cleaning hacks.

    Then Tom unveils his foolproof rib recipe, when to start taking Metamucil, and our Valentine's Day plans.

     

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  • February 4, 2021

    Recapping Casey's birthday, Costco "must-haves", and this week's Dad Hacks

    In this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett recap Casey's birthday weekend that included some serious deep tissue massages, what you absolutely NEED to buy at Costco, and why batteries are no longer necessary in bulk anymore.

    Then we dive into why you need to replace the filter on your home furnace regularly and other dad hacks that you need to know about.

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  • January 28, 2021

    Is it time to retire the word "manly"?

    In this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett talk about whether or not we should retire the word "manly", how Casey's family is killing it on the slopes, and what is the ideal age to teach your children to ski.

    Then we talk about our respective snowmen from the weekend and why it's important to let kids be kids.

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  • January 21, 2021

    Casey blew his back out, Tom finally got a hair cut, and bad breath

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom recap their weekends and talk about how Casey blew his back out while at the gym, why Casey hasn't ever voted before, and Tom's decision to finally get a hair cut.

    Then we talk about why bad breath is the worst and the latest with Bubbles.

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  • January 15, 2021

    Most popular baby names of 2020, how quarantine is affecting marriages, and positives from 2020

    Casey Scott and Tom Hackett give updates of their lives from the past week. They also go over the most popular baby names of 2020 and open up about how quarantine is affecting relationships and marriages all over.

    They also dive into why it's so important to spend quality time with your kids every chance you get, whether or not farting is funny, and if you should get your significant other a valentines day gift even if they tell you not to.

    Lastly, they recall all of the positives that happened in 2020.

     

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  • January 7, 2021

    A broken collarbone, periods, getting fit, and is it weird to tuck an undershirt into your underwear?

    In this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett talk about Bubble's breaking his collarbone, Casey's period incident, and why Tom thinks it's time to jump on the Peloton train.

    Then Casey and Tom talk about why it's time they both get into shape, why they want to run a marathon, and how Casey nailed the redemption turkey this year. 

    Casey also shares a puberty conversation that he and his son had over the weekend and whether you should tuck in an undershirt or not.

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  • December 24, 2020

    Casey's family goes skiing, Tom's babyproofing adventures, and why you always need to get your "SO" a present

    In this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett recap their weekends, how Casey got in trouble on social media, and how it's time for Tom to start babyproofing the entire house.

    Then we talk about why you need to get your significant other a present, even if they tell you not to, picking out creative date nights, and how the pandemic has impacted relationships.

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  • December 17, 2020

    Christmas is coming, setting curfews, and why you should read more

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom are catching up after not being in the same room for more than a month, why Casey isn't buying a bunny for Christmas, and how Tom hasn't bought any Christmas presents yet.

    Then Casey talks about picking up his daughter from Makeout Point, Tom making questionable decisions at 16, and why Casey has picked up reading for the first time in years.

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  • December 10, 2020

    David Watkins and Russ Porter talk about opening up the conversation surround substance abuse

    On this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett are joined by David Watkins, the Regional Prevention Director for Weber Human Services, and Russ Porter, the South Ogden City Mayor and Bonneville High School Teacher.

    We're talking about playing our part in prescription safety, educating parents in Utah on the risks of misusing prescription medication, and normalizing responsible use by having an open conversation and exercising safe usage in the home.

    To learn more about Know Your Script, you can visit their website here: https://knowyourscript.org/

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  • December 3, 2020

    Thanksgiving recap, following boundaries as a parent, and Tom learns a lesson about leaf management

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom recap how Thanksgiving went, why the Traeger was the MVP of Tom's Thanksgiving, and why Casey believes he needs to step up his Thanksgiving game.

    Then Casey talks about celebrating birthdays during the pandemic, following boundaries as a parent, and how Tom learned the importance of leaf management the hard way.

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  • November 26, 2020

    Healthy hygiene, why painting sucks, breakfast pizza, and our Thanksgiving plans

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom talk about whether it's best to shower in the morning or in the evening, urinating in the shower, appeasing the masses, Tom's scare with Bubbles, and Casey talks about why painting sucks...

    Then we talk about Tom's storytelling abilities, breakfast pizzas, our ideas of starting a food truck, and what we've got going on for Thanksgiving.

    Thank you to everyone who listens to the show and we hope you all have a happy Thanksgiving!

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  • November 19, 2020

    Tom got his green card, Casey's love for Turducken, and the "Runner's High"

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom talk about Tom getting his green card after living in the states for almost a decade, mental health issues, and America's enthusiasm for Thanksgiving.

    Then we talk about the best and worst dishes at Thanksgiving, how Casey's mom took his money growing up on Thanksgiving playing Blackjack, and why the "Runner's High" is so addicting.

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  • November 12, 2020

    Toms out sick, unhealthy eating habits, Casey's redemption turkey, and the pros and cons of braces

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom talk about Tom getting sick after spending the weekend golfing, leaving our kids for an extended period for the first time, and how 2020 has impacted our mental health.

    Why Tom is officially going on a cleanse and a veggie diet, why Casey is lobbying for a redemption turkey this Thanksgiving, and the aluminum shortage.

    Then we talk about the pros and cons of getting braces, when the best time to put up Christmas decorations is, and whether it's too soon or not to start playing Christmas songs.

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  • November 5, 2020

    Halloween for Tom was a bust, parties in the desert, how we upset our significant others

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom recap our Halloween festivities, protest parties in the desert, and Casey breaks up a fight between two people who were homeless.

    Then we talk about how happy we are that we don't have to mow our lawns anymore, not-so-ideal chili bowls, and things we do that upset our significant others.

     

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  • October 29, 2020

    Tom wakes up to an ice rink, Casey gets replaced by a boyfriend, and our Halloween plans

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom talk about why Beehive isn't going to be sponsoring the show any time soon, how Casey got replaced by his daughter's boyfriend and adapting to our children growing up.

    Then we talk about some of the biggest crime shows we're watching right now, whether or not Casey is a cuddler, and we talk about our Halloween plans.

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  • October 22, 2020

    2020 has been pretty nuts...Drive-by shootings in SLC, and is fasting worth it?

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom talk about the chaos that has been 2020, how we're doing mentally, and romantic proposals.

    Then Tom talks about driving up to a drive-by shooting scene and why he's going to experiment with fasting.

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  • October 15, 2020

    RIP Eddie Van Halen, whether we believe in ghosts or not, and Tom being bitter

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom recap the weekend, talk about why Tom isn't going to be hunting any time soon, the latte effect, and why it's time we get a haircut...

    Then we talk about whether ghosts exist or not and the scariest movies we've ever seen.

    We also dive into how we're both the worst planners, the coziness of Minky Couture blankets, and why Tom is so bitter.

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  • October 8, 2020

    Casey and Tom are getting older, Halloween questions, and meeting our significant other's dads

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom open up about getting older, growing balder, and how Casey finally had to get bifocals.

    Then we dive into teaching our significant others to golf and how we might not be the best teachers...

    We also talk about the state of Halloween, what we're going to dress up for Halloween, our favorite Halloween candy, and the current CDC guidelines regarding Halloween.

    Then Casey talks about meeting Leslie's father for the first time this weekend.

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  • October 1, 2020

    Spiders are coming for us, raising our kids to be happy, and what's the ideal shower time?

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom talk about the sudden rise of spiders, Tom's wife got hit by a golf ball this weekend, and we talk about Casey's son finding his passion.

    We also talk about the goal of raising our children to be happy over our own wants and desires.

    Then we talk about how often we shower, how long the ideal shower time is, and Tom's fear of skiing.

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  • September 26, 2020

    Rocky Mountain oysters, killer hawks, and how to make a classy grilled cheese

    In this week's bonus episode, Casey teaches Tom about Rocky Mountain oysters, why Utah's sushi is overrated, and more gophers.

    Tom then talks about his run-in with a hawk that took out a Blue jay, Casey breaks down his best hunting story, and Tom gives tips on making a classy grilled cheese.

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  • September 24, 2020

    Casey's daddy/daughter date, Americans don't know how to disagree, and our favorite TV dads

    In this week's episode, Casey and Tom talk about the importance of having one-on-one time with your children, the crazy texts they each got this weekend, and why the world needs love more than ever.

    Tom also talks about why he doesn't understand how Americans don't know how to disagree and communicate properly and why there is such a debate surrounding wearing masks.

    Then we also dive into our favorite TV dads, why the younger generation is addicted to their phones, ways to adapt as a parent to entertain our children, and some of the weird rules/laws that our parents enforced growing up.

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  • September 19, 2020

    What Tom doesn't like about America, where school fails, and cleaning hacks for the family

    In this week's bonus episode, Tom and Casey talk about America's audacity to always claim teams as "World Champions", why we need more classes in high school that prepare us to be adults, and cleaning hacks for the whole family.

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  • September 17, 2020

    Casey's done blowing, helping our kids find their passion, and Bubbles is on a bottle strike

    In this week's episode, we celebrate Casey finishing his 24/7 program, football coming back, and Banana Creme Pie! Then we talk about different ways to help our kids find things that they're passionate about at a young age.

    We also talk about how influential music is to us throughout the day, the gopher is back to haunt Tom for the rest of his days, and what separates our two generations including the good and bad.

    Lastly, we talk about Bubbles being on a bottle strike.

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  • September 10, 2020

    Men's fashion needs more flare, Tom's dairy issues, and the horrors of curling irons

    In this week's episode Casey and Tom talk about why there aren't more creative options for dads, Tom's weekend showdown with gophers, and proper shower squeegee protocol.

    We also dive into the series of events that led Tom to think that he's potentially Lactose intolerant and why Casey wouldn't pee on his mom's leg when she got stung by a jellyfish.

    Casey also explains his harrowing curling iron nightmare, why you need a reliable tool set, and Tom's wife might be hopping aboard the golf train.

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  • September 5, 2020

    [BONUS] Fall is in the air and Halloween in Australia

    In this week's bonus episode, we talk about how Fall is creeping up on us, why Americans are so obsessed with Pumpkin Spice anything, and what Halloween is like Australia.

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  • September 3, 2020

    Rice Crispy Treat hacks, how to find a dentist, and Tom and his wife are "fighting"

    In this week's episode, we bust open a care package from Leslie (shoutout to Melissa!), dive into some Mom hacks for stealing tomatoes, and go over some delicious Rice Crispy Treat cooking hacks.

    Then Tom explains why he hasn't gone to the dentist in four years, why it's so hard to find the perfect dentist, whether or not movies are better in a theatre or at home, and our perfect movie theatre food orders!

    Lastly, Tom wants to vent about "fighting" with his wife and somehow digs a deeper hole...So, chances are he's in the dog house right now...

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  • August 27, 2020

    DAD | S1 - EP8 | The full episode

    In the first segment of this week's episode, Casey breaks down the history of his school attire, why Tom won't go skydiving, and dads saying "Why would you jump out of a perfectly good plane?

    Then we talk about back to school traditions, raging birthday parties, old school telephones, and whether or not kids are going to school too early in the day.

    Also, we went on KSL TV today to learn how to iron.

    In the second segment of this week's episode, Casey admits that Tom pretty much killed it at golf this weekend but that doesn't mean that Tom's wife is going to be happy for him...We also talk about why dads carry around such huge wallets, why no one carries cash anymore, and the death of the penny.

    Then we dive into the horrific scene of middle-aged dad fashion sense and whether or not Tan France could come on the show to give us a couple of pointers.

    In the last segment of this week's episode, Tom explains his proper form of phone etiquette when ghosting someone who's calling, what our ideal man caves look like, and Casey's decision to smoke a pork butt for TWENTY HOURS.

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  • August 27, 2020

    Casey's school attire, Tom's fear of heights, and if kids are going to school too early

    In the first segment of this week's episode, Casey breaks down the history of his school attire, why Tom won't go skydiving, and dads saying "Why would you jump out of a perfectly good plane?

    Then we talk about back to school traditions, raging birthday parties, old school telephones, and whether or not kids are going to school too early in the day.

    Also, we went on KSL TV today to learn how to iron.

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  • August 27, 2020

    Tom is kind of okay at golf, big wallets, pros & cons of carrying cash, and middle-aged dad fashion

    In the second segment of this week's episode, Casey admits that Tom pretty much killed it at golf this weekend but that doesn't mean that Tom's wife is going to be happy for him...We also talk about why dads carry around such huge wallets, why no one carries cash anymore, and the death of the penny.

    Then we dive into the horrific scene of middle-aged dad fashion sense and whether or not Tan France could come on the show to give us a couple of pointers.

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  • August 27, 2020

    Ideal man cave ideas and Casey's twenty hour smoked pork butt

    In the last segment of this week's episode, Tom explains his proper form of phone etiquette when ghosting someone who's calling, what our ideal man caves look like, and Casey's decision to smoke a pork butt for TWENTY HOURS.

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  • August 21, 2020

    Flowbees, our balding issues, and how many times are we supposed to wash our hair?

    In the first segment of this week's episode, we discuss why aren't Flowbees more popular, why hair loss is so common in men, and whether we should let babies cry until they stop or baby them until they stop?

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  • August 21, 2020

    Should we let babies cry until they fall asleep and how men handle their emotions

    In the second segment of this week's episode, we debate whether or not it's okay to let babies cry until they fall asleep, how Casey lets his kids sleep in the same bed as him, and if men are stronger when they talk about their emotions.

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  • August 21, 2020

    Men aren't washing their hands enough after using the bathroom

    In the final segment of the show, we debate whether silverware should go face down or face up and how many times men REALLY wash their hands after using the bathroom.

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  • August 20, 2020

    DAD | S1 - EP7 | The full episode

    In this week's episode, we discuss why aren't Flowbees more popular, why hair loss is so common in men, and whether we should let babies cry until they stop or baby them until they stop?

    We also talk about how Casey's kids still sleep in the same bed as him and why there is a stigma around men crying.

    Lastly, we debate whether silverware should go face down or face up and how many times men REALLY wash their hands after using the bathroom.

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  • August 13, 2020

    DAD | S1 - EP6 | The full episode

    We're back with a new episode ladies and gentlemen!

    - Trying facemasks for the first time.
    - Can you wear band shirts if you've never listened to the band?
    - When is the best time to brush your teeth?
    - How many times do you kiss your significant other in a day?
    - Bedtime routines.
    - Ideal nap time
    - What does "caca" even mean?

    - Mowing the lawn without a shirt.
    - Avoiding getting sunburned during the summer.
    - Bubble's first hike.
    - What's the most expensive thing we buy from Costco?
    - How we handle rejection...

    - Tips for handling a weed problem
    - Sharing lawn care duties with your significant other
    - Bickering with your partner
    - We demand justice for rocks cracking windshields
    - Cooking Tip of the week: 7-up and soy sauce for a marinade

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  • August 13, 2020

    Facemasks on the pod, posers with band shirts, and how long is the perfect nap

    In the first segment of this week's episode, Casey Scott and Tom Hackett experience their first facemasks and debate whether or not you can wear band shirts if you've never listened to the band.

    Then we talk about our bedtime routines, the ideal length of time for a nap, and the actual definition of "caca".

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  • August 13, 2020

    Mowing the lawn shirtless, Bubble's first hike, and all things Costco

    In the second segment of this week's episode, we talk about mowing the lawn without a shirt, avoiding getting sunburned during the summer, and Bubble's first hike.

    Then we talk about our most expensive purchases at Costco and some ways that we handle rejection.

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  • August 13, 2020

    Managing weeds, fixing the issue of rocks cracking our windshields, and the cooking tip of the week

    In the third segment of this week's episode, we talk about ways to handle a weed problem, sharing lawn care duties with your significant other, and strange ways we bicker with our partners.

    Then we demand justice for rocks on the roads cracking our windshields and bust out our Cooking Tip of the Week: 7-up and soy sauce and marinade.

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  • August 6, 2020

    DAD | S1 - EP5 | The full episode

    - Do you have a tattoo that you're not too proud of? We talk about whether or not we should care about the tattoos we put on our bodies.

    - Casey helped save a motorcyclist who had a collision with a deer.

    - Then we debate the pros and cons of lighting fireworks.

    - Let's face it...We ALL should have brick ovens to make the most delicious pizzas in our backyard and that's exactly what Tom is going to do...after he finishes the 234202 other projects at home.

    - Then we talk about the difference between "idea people" and "work people".

    - Should you invest in good towels? I mean, can you have a towel that is too fluffy?

    - We debate some of the best steps to take as a family in order to protect our children from the dangers of the internet.

    - Casey was finally allowed back on grill duties and we've got an update...

    - We also talk about Australia's weird way of eating a hot dog/brat.

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  • August 6, 2020

    Questionable tattoo choices, Casey helps a motorcyclist, and the problems with fireworks

    Do you have a tattoo that you're not too proud of? We talk about whether or not we should care about the tattoos we put on our bodies.

    Also, Casey helped save a motorcyclist who had a collision with a deer.

    Then we debate the pros and cons of lighting fireworks.

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  • August 6, 2020

    DIY Brick Ovens, the best type of driveway, and investing in good towels

    Let's face it...We ALL should have brick ovens to make the most delicious pizzas in our backyard and that's exactly what Tom is going to do...after he finishes the 234202 other projects at home.

    Then we talk about the difference between "idea people" and "work people".

    Also, should you invest in good towels? I mean, can you have a towel that is too fluffy?

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  • August 6, 2020

    What is the best way to protect our children from the dangers of the internet?

    We debate some of the best steps to take as a family in order to protect our children from the dangers of the internet.

    Also, Casey was finally allowed back on grill duties and we've got an update...

    We also talk about Australia's weird way of eating a hot dog/brat.

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  • July 28, 2020

    Casey isn't allowed near the grill, Tom starts working out again, and #DadHacks for getting pulled over

    Is it weird for middle-aged men to Facetime each other? Let's talk about it! Also, according to the three-strike system, Casey isn't allowed near the grill after ruining Thanksgiving...

    Then Tom is going back to the gym and has the soreness to prove it! 

    Tom also reveals some #DadHacks for getting pulled over and to get you out of a ticket (but probably not).

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  • July 20, 2020

    A conversation about fitness and diet, shaving while driving, and why Tom is done with camping

    Tom had an experience this week while coaching some kids at a local school where a mother was ruthlessly forcing her son to run laps around the track to cut weight.

    Then Casey talks about being his healthiest at 46 and the importance of eating a healthy diet (except for the occasional cheat meal).

    We also talk about the "Side of the Bed" theory, the messy struggles of changing diapers, why it's so hard to iron, and why you should never shave and drive...

    Lastly, Tom breaks down why he has given up camping after a few rough experiences.

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  • July 20, 2020

    Why people don't tip anymore, TVs in the bedroom, and how family dance parties can be the best bonding moment

    Tom recently had an interaction where a "well off" elderly couple didn't offer a tip for a pizza and Tom was completely dumbfounded.

    Then we talk about the benefits of having a tv in the bedroom and Casey explains why a recent impromptu dance session with his kids will be a memory that he'll never forget.

    COOKING TIP OF THE WEEK: Add Celery salt to make your tuna fish sandwich better.

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  • July 20, 2020

    How we got here, our impressive dad attire, and the pros of getting older

    In the first episode of 'Dadtastic', Casey Scott breaks down how he got here after spending his adult life in the broadcasting industry and Tom Hackett talks about his decision to continue in broadcasting after a pit stop in the NFL.

    We talk about our families, where we grew up, our impressive dad attire (including jorts), and how we mentally and physically react to getting older.

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  • July 20, 2020

    Introducing 'Dadtastic' — a podcast for dads everywhere

    Casey Scott and Tom Hackett are both dads. Casey is a single dad of three while Tom is a newlywed with an infant. The duo is in very different stages of ‘dadding’. Join them as they bring you into their worlds as dads. From triumphs to defeats, grilling tips to lawn care, house repairs to golf adventures - the Dadtastic podcast is designed to make you chuckle. After all, if you don’t listen and laugh, we will turn this podcast around and go home.

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