Shannon Carpenter sits down with me to talk about his fatherhood journey. We chat about the transition of being a stay at home dad and the importance of routine. Shannon shares the reason why he loves to travel with his family. Next we talk about his new book, The Ultimate Stay-at-Home Dad and what inspired him to write the book. He also shares why he wanted others dads to help with his book. Lastly, we finish the interview with the Fatherhood Quick Five.
About Shannon Carpenter
Shannon Carpenter has been a stay-at-home dad since 2008. He is also a humor writer trained through the famous Second City. Whether writing social satire or parenting essays, he is always able to find your funny bone and leave you with a lasting impression. He has also given interviews about his experiences to Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, as well as his local NBC and Fox stations. Redbook has named him as one of America’s “Adventure Dads”. In addition Buzzfeed recognized him as one of the funniest women of the week in 2020, which was weird because he is not a woman. However, he is very funny.
About The Art of Fatherhood Podcast
The Art of Fatherhood Podcast follows the journey of fatherhood. Your host, Art Eddy talks with fantastic dads from all around the world where they share their thoughts on fatherhood. In addition, you get a unique perspective on fatherhood. You hear from guests like Joe Montana, Kevin Smith, Danny Trejo, Jerry Rice, Jeff Foxworthy, Patrick Warburton, Jeff Kinney, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Kyle Busch, Dennis Quaid, Dwight Freeney and many more.