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.  
Healthy hygiene, why painting sucks, breakfast pizza, and our Thanksgiving plans   (51:26) November 23, 2020
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, […]
Tom got his green card, Casey’s love for Turducken, and the “Runner’s High”   (54:15) November 19, 2020
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 […]
Toms out sick, unhealthy eating habits, Casey’s redemption turkey, and the pros and cons of braces   (41:43) November 12, 2020
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 […]
Halloween for Tom was a bust, parties in the desert, how we upset our significant others   (44:00) November 05, 2020
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 […]
Tom wakes up to an ice rink, Casey gets replaced by a boyfriend, and our Halloween plans   (43:11) October 29, 2020
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 […]
2020 has been pretty nuts…Drive-by shootings in SLC, and is fasting worth it?   (41:59) October 22, 2020
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.
RIP Eddie Van Halen, whether we believe in ghosts or not, and Tom being bitter   (52:43) October 15, 2020
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 […]
Casey and Tom are getting older, Halloween questions, and meeting our significant other’s dads   (50:48) October 08, 2020
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 […]
Spiders are coming for us, raising our kids to be happy, and what’s the ideal shower time?   (53:13) October 01, 2020
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 […]
Rocky Mountain oysters, killer hawks, and how to make a classy grilled cheese   (19:04) September 26, 2020
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.
Casey’s daddy/daughter date, Americans don’t know how to disagree, and our favorite TV dads   (58:27) September 24, 2020
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 […]
What Tom doesn’t like about America, where school fails, and cleaning hacks for the family   (14:16) September 19, 2020
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.
Casey’s done blowing, helping our kids find their passion, and Bubbles is on a bottle strike   (50:35) September 17, 2020
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 […]
Men’s fashion needs more flare, Tom’s dairy issues, and the horrors of curling irons   (59:01) September 10, 2020
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 […]
[BONUS] Fall is in the air and Halloween in Australia   (12:41) September 05, 2020
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.
Rice Crispy Treat hacks, how to find a dentist, and Tom and his wife are “fighting”   (55:58) September 03, 2020
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, […]
DAD | S1 – EP8 | The full episode   (01:04:21) August 27, 2020
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 […]
Casey’s school attire, Tom’s fear of heights, and if kids are going to school too early   (22:09) August 27, 2020
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 […]
Tom is kind of okay at golf, big wallets, pros & cons of carrying cash, and middle-aged dad fashion   (21:38) August 27, 2020
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 […]
Ideal man cave ideas and Casey’s twenty hour smoked pork butt   (20:59) August 27, 2020
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.