Ep. 16: Games

August 3, 2020

Carl has created a lot of games while the family has been in lockdown: The Dinosaur Game, Plane Catcher, and Socko, just to name a few. They’re very cool, and very fun. Carl also likes to play some of the classics: Candyland, Sorry!, Battleship. Anything to pass the time and be creative!

Ep. 15: Play Ball!

July 29, 2020

Major League Baseball is back. Yay! Wait…yay? It’s questionable whether baseball should have returned this season, as COVID has already affected teams and schedules. But Carl and Daddy and the fam love baseball anyway. And Carl is quite a good little hitter and fielder. In this episode they discuss their love for America’s Pastime.

Ep. 14: Floor Is Lava!

July 21, 2020

A slight detour, as Carl and Daddy have discovered a silly little show called Floor Is Lava. For Daddy it takes him back to being a kid traversing couches and pillows to avoid the “lava.” For Carl it’s opened up a whole new world, where now they’re making their own lava courses.

Ep. 13: Friends

July 13, 2020

Friends are super important–they’re there for the best of times, and the bad times, they’re fun to hang out with and, if you’re lucky, they tell the best jokes. Carl and Daddy reflect on some of their friends, and talk about the importance of being a good friend.

Ep. 12: Space!

July 7, 2020

Before even recording this episode, Carl predicted it would be the best one yet…and you know what, he may be right. Carl came up strong with his celestial knowledge, from Apollo missions, to the planets, and even the MF Pillars of Creation. Buckle up,and get ready to join Carl and Daddy on their latest mission in 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1…

Ep. 11: Books and Reading

June 29, 2020

Carl and Daddy loooooove to read. And Carl is turning out to be such a good reader. It started early with Curious George books, and now he’s getting into longer chapter books. It’s an important skill that keeps our brains sharp and our minds open. Carl and Daddy talk books, Reading Rainbow, and Carl even reads from a couple of his favorite books.

Ep. 10: Dad Rock

June 22, 2020

As part of his Father’s Day gift, Daddy decided to do an episode about his favorite thing–music! Carl and Daddy talk about the part music plays in their lives, from KISS records to watching Iron Maiden concerts and making their own music. Let’s rock!

Ep. 9: Empathy

June 16, 2020

It’s been an educational week for Carl and Daddy (and fam). They went to a Black Lives Matter protest and march organized by a young person, where they spoke out against racism and police brutality. Carl and Daddy discuss what happened, talk about racism, and about the importance of empathy.

Ep. 8: Dinosaurs

June 8, 2020

Carl and Daddy’s wheelhouse…again! Carl knows his dinosaurs. And Daddy, although a little rusty, isn’t too shabby himself. On this episode, Carl and Daddy talk dinos, fossils, and shows about dinos and fossils. Come nerd out with these nerds.

Ep. 7: LEGO Masters

June 1, 2020

Carl and Daddy’s wheelhouse! LEGO (not LEGOs) is their favorite thing to do around these parts, and Carl has become quite the LEGO master himself. He had lots to say, which covers their own LEGO projects, as well as their favorite show, LEGO Masters.

Ep. 6: Trees and Plants

May 25, 2020

Carl’s been wanting to do this episode for some time…so here it is. Plants! Trees! Trees! Plants! We need them. They help keep the air we breath clean. They provide food. They’re beautiful. And they’re fun to plant! Just ask Carl.

Ep. 5: “Distance”

May 18, 2020

One of the main reason for starting The Carl & Daddy Show in 2019 was to document what was happening in Carl’s life at specific times. Sooooo…here’s what two months of quarantine has been like from the perspective of a precocious 5-year-old.

Ep. 4: Star Wars: OG Trilogy

May 11, 2020

Carl has finally watched all three original Star Wars films. Which is his favorite? Which is Daddy’s favorite? Will they get into a Siskel & Ebert-style bickering match? Or, worse yet, a Luke and Darth-style bickering match?? Tune in…and may the Force be with you.

Ep. 3: Mommy!

May 4, 2020

It’s The Carl & Mommy Show! Actually, it’s Carl and Daddy talking about Mommy, and all mothers for their special day this Sunday (don’t forget!). Happy Mother’s Day!

Ep. 2: Mister Rogers

April 27, 2020

This week Carl and Daddy discuss one of their favorite shows, including the cool things they learn from Fred Rogers, the fantastic music, and (spoiler alert) who’s behind the weird puppets.

Ep. 1: An Introduction

April 20, 2020

On the digital maiden voyage of The Carl & Daddy Show, find out how it all started: With an old Jensen tape recorder, a brick of blank TDK cassettes and a dream…oh, and Carl and Daddy.