3×01 Raising A Positive Child

3×01 Raising A Positive Child

All we really hope for as parents is that our children will grow up to be not only healthy, but also positive, optimistic people. How wonderful life can be for them if they see and imagine the bright side. We began our third season with some positive inspiration from life coach Scott Cruz, and talked […]

Listen to Season 3 of Daddy Squared: The Gay Dads Podacst

Listen to Season 3 of Daddy Squared: The Gay Dads Podacst

We may be done with diapers, but we are discovering many new messes to clean up, some equally disgusting. Season 3 of Daddy Squared: The Gay Dads Podcast is all about pulling out the ugly truth about relationships and trying to figure out what we, as gay men, bring to the table when raising our […]

2×14 Daddy Squared Movie Awards!

2×14 Daddy Squared Movie Awards!

It was just a matter of time, wasn’t it?! Everyone else has done it so now, introducing, the Daddy Squared Movie Awards. Our season finale this season, will hand a magnificent ‘Gayby’ Statuette in multiple categories of movies for kids of gay dads. No more just ‘mommy recommended’ stuff! The gay dads community has voted […]

2×13 The Schools Episode

2×13 The Schools Episode

Finding the right school for your kids is difficult for anyone, but gay dads sometimes have to face an additional challenge making sure that the school that their kids go to is open to diversity and inclusivity of LGBTQ parents. How to start looking for the right school for your kids? And how to help […]

2×12 Daddy, Which Belly Did I Come From?

2×12 Daddy, Which Belly Did I Come From?

When you tell your kids the story of how they came to be, is the woman who delivered them identified by a face and a name? That’s a decision that every gay dad has to make when it comes to having kids through surrogacy or adoption. In this episode we explored two ways of keeping […]

2×11: Adoption: Myths & Misconceptions

2×11: Adoption: Myths & Misconceptions

For gay men looking to become dads, the world of adoption sometimes may seem impossible to navigate. There’s so much information, so many opinions, stories, and ways to adopt that it may seem overwhelming. In this episode we’ve tried to lay the groundwork for adoption. A former social service worker, an LGBT specialist in an adoption organization and a gay dad with […]

2×10 Interfaith Families

2×10 Interfaith Families

How do you raise kids with dads from separate faith backgrounds? Interfaith relationships are not uncommon in the gay community, and with the ‘gaybies’ explosion, some couples choose to raise their kids with awareness of both partners’ religious backgrounds. We spoke to Ferd and Brian, fathers, husbands, and founders of GaysWithKids.com about religion and faith, […]

2×09 Raising Girls

2×09 Raising Girls

Do hospitals really give seminars to gay dads on how to clean a vagina when they have a newborn girl? We had to check out this myth and other girl-related issues in a two-dad house hold. We brought on Eli and Ido, a NYC couple with two girls to discuss gay dads raising girls in […]

Daddy Squared: Season 2 Listen and Subscribe Here!

Daddy Squared: Season 2 Listen and Subscribe Here!

Welcome to Daddy Squared: The Gay Dads Podcast! Husbands and dads Yan Dekel and Alex Maghen bring out issues that arise in the gay dads community as they discover the world of parenthood.  Click to subscribe to the podcast: And please, please please! Rate and review us!Send us an email 2.14 Daddy Squared Movie Awards! […]

2×08 Father’s Day Episode

2×08 Father’s Day Episode

It’s Father’s Day and it would be pretty bizarre if Daddy Squared, the Gay Dad’s Podcast, decided to cover China Trade Tariffs or something instead of doing a Father’s Day Special Episode. Usually, we bring on an expert for our topic. Today is no different except that this time we had the ultimate experts in […]