Episode 11 – COVID-19 India Lockdown – Pops in a Pod

It doesn’t make you a bad parent but it sure as hell makes you a frustrated one. These are unprecedented times no one AND. WE. MEAN. NO. ONE has a manual for this situation. You learn, you make mistakes, you cry, the kids cry and you start all over again. It’s just been 24 hours.  

Episode 10 – Sleep Baby Sleep – Kerry Bajaj – Pops in a pod

At one point I am sure we were crying louder than the baby. There were moments when we wished we never had a child. We started questioning our parenting skills. Screaming at the baby or nobody in particular became the way of life. But we found out that all parents go through this in some form or the other in varying degrees.

Episode 9 – Kids in the time of Coronavirus – Pops in a pod

‘Pops in a pod’ are here to share their stories as parents who are concerned about their kids in the time of COVID-19. When we went about writing this episode we were recounting our experiences about how DIFFICULT it is to break it down to a child what’s going on

Episode 8 – Jose Covaco – Fun(ny) Dad – Pops in a pod

We spoke a lot of everything from birth of his daughter, parental responsibilities, looking for content with his kid, but the most interesting thing that he spoke about what his parents’ probably went through when he was a kid now that he is a parent.

Episode 7 – Warren Mendonsa: The Musician Dad – Pops in a pod

It was such an embarrassing experience we had with Warren, he was our first guest and we ended up talking amongst ourselves for a good 25 minutes and guess what we forgot to hit record! So we had to restart the entire conversation and it was all good.

Episode 3 – The Planning: Part 2 – Pops in a Pod

Are we mentally prepared to have this child?
Are we financially stable to sustain our lives along with a new human being?
What sort of sacrifices do we need to make to adjust to this new parental life?
Are we compatible, from a medical standpoint to conceive a child?
If both of us are working then how are we balancing work and life?