Jul 10, 2019
Doing these podcasts with my
family is going to be the death of me. Love us or hate us we are
The Radkes. This episode of The Radkes features two mile markers in
our lives. Rocco has been wanting a knife for over a year, and he
finally gets one. I've been wanting to sing at Minute Maid Park for
over 40 years, and I finally get to.
Like most dreams, you have to
work for them. Rocco had to learn proper knife instruction, and
well, I had to go to the bathroom. Trust me, working for one of
these dreams was harder than the other. This episode features my
two favorite men on the entire Earth. The Attorney General David
Radke and my tiny precious wonderman Rocco Radke.
- [01:59] Rocks, Rock Star, and
Bubba Blue are some of Melissa's favorite nicknames for
- [03:10] We kick off with the
bump your cup song. We were heading to Rocco's game, and I had to
ask if he was wearing his cup. Which led to this spontaneous
- [05:01] Rocco can scream very
high, for now.
- [06:05] Remi is at camp this
week. She created the line, "Why do you have to be so
- [07:08] Rocco said he wanted a
knife, but it's also a tradition for young men to get a knife or
something they have to handle carefully.
- [08:05] David had a knife at
Rocco's age. He also learned how to handle a knife before he got
- [09:53] Rocco wants a knife to
carve things, cut branches, cut rope, and go
- [13:47] We had a bucket list
moment, where Melissa sang at the Astro's game. She sang God Bless
America during the seventh inning stretch.
- [19:46] Remi always tells
Melissa how proud she is of her. Rocco is proud too. Even if, he
doesn't say it.
- [20:47] This was the last
episode of the show. We had a contract for six episodes. There may
be more in the future. We don't know.
- [20:52] The Radkes is a
snapshot of our life during that season and I wouldn't change a
thing about it. Ending the season on a high note by me hitting a
high note is really the most that I could ever ask
- [22:09] Melissa taught Rocco
that cake meant booty.
- [23:40] This is the last Radkes
podcast and the end of this season.
- [25:48] I am called to
ordinary. People watch our show because they can relate. We are all
so ordinary but contribute and love in extraordinary
- [27:02] This podcast will be
back. Subscribe so you don't miss the next season. Thank
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