Mike Guido is this week’s guest on The Art Of Conversation Podcast.

On The Show

Mike Guido talks with The Art Of Conversation Podcast host, Art Eddy about fatherhood, stand-up comedy and his one man show called, A Real Man – Dad. Daughter. Autism where he talks about his experience with raising a kid who has Autism. Mike shares the ups and downs of fatherhood and tells Art that he wouldn’t change it for anything in the world.

Mike also shares a great piece of advice that all dads can use as they are raising their children. Mike also answers the Life of Dad Quick Five.

About Mike Guido

Mike Guido is a busy guy. In the entertainment world, Mike has made his mark as a nationally recognized headlining comedian with eight national TV appearances to his credit, including SHOWTIME, A&E, MTV, and VH1. He has also had the honor of working with some of today’s biggest stars including Jay Leno, Robin Williams, and Ellen DeGeneres. He even has a comedy CD, Who Needs Sanity!! that can be heard on iTunes, Sirius XM Radio, and Pandora. He is also dad to nine children; yeah, you read that right … nine… including four by adoption and daughter, Maria, who has severe autism.

Mike’s other performance passion these days is his critically acclaimed one-man show, A Real Man – Dad. Daughter. Autism. This show, which has been called everything from “moving and inspiring” to “laugh-out-loud funny” tells the story of his incredible experience with Maria and how her innocence, sweetness, and vulnerability have helped to mold him into being a much better man.

A dedicated husband and father, Mike put his career on hold for a number of years as he and his wife, Laurine, raised their family with special attention and focus on their daughter, Maria, who is severely autistic. The Guido’s founded and managed the M.A.R.I.A. Foundation, a non-profit organization which supports autistic children and their families.

About The Art Of Conversation Podcast

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We are pleased to have another podcast here at Life of Dad, and we focus the show on dad writers. Each week, host Art Eddy showcases a father in the dad community. The topics range from sports to movies to comics to video games to technology to parenthood to anything that comes up, really. Absolutely nothing is off-limits on The Art Of Conversation Podcast. Enjoy! Find us on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher Radio and iHeartRadio.

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About The Author

Art Eddy is one of the co-founders here at Life of Dad. He hosts and produces all of the Life of Dad podcasts as well as hosting a few Facebook Live Shows on the Life of Dad Facebook page. He is one of the main writers on the site. Art is blessed to have his wife and two daughters in his life. Art loves Star Wars, football (9ers fan), baseball (Red Sox fan), Air Jordans and all things Geek.