Episode 40 – Handling Playdates

Were playdates even a thing when we were kids? Getting together with our friends sure seemed simpler then, but maybe that's because we weren't the parents who had to deal with the dynamics of organizing with other families. Patrick and John navigate the interesting,...

Episode 40 – Handling Playdates

Were playdates even a thing when we were kids? Getting together with our friends sure seemed simpler then, but maybe that’s because we weren’t the parents who had to deal with the dynamics of organizing with other families.

Patrick and John navigate the interesting, the fun, and the sometimes awkward situations that arise when planning with other parents.

On another note: Did you know studies have shown that people who share this podcast are eleven times happier than people who don’t? Give it a try!

40 // Handling Playdates

by John Abdulla & Patrick Greene | Just Winging It

Were playdates even a thing when we were kids? Getting together with our friends sure seemed simpler then, but maybe that’s because we weren’t the parents who had to deal with the dynamics of organizing with other families.

Patrick and John navigate the interesting, the fun, and the sometimes awkward situations that arise when planning with other parents.

On another note: Did you know studies have shown that people who share this podcast are eleven times happier than people who don’t? Give it a try!

40 // Handling Playdates

by John Abdulla & Patrick Greene | Just Winging It

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