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The Longest Shortest Time

Hillary Frank and Stitcher

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The Longest Shortest Time
The Longest Shortest Time

The Longest Shortest Time

Hillary Frank and Stitcher

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495
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The parenting show for everyone. Created by Hillary Frank; hosted by Andrea Silenzi. A Stitcher Production.

Latest Episodes

Oh, The Places You Shouldn't Go!

A summer romp through all the wild places a kid’s imagination can take them in nature, perfect for Boxcar Children, Ingalls Wilder-heads, and “My Side of the Mountain” super-fans.

24 MIN6 days ago
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Oh, The Places You Shouldn't Go!

Breaking Cycles (and Chairs!) with Kulap Vilaysack

When comedian Kulap Vilaysack decided to resolve questions from her family history, she did it in the most extreme way possible: by directing a documentary about her own life. The film is called Origin Story, and to this day, Kulap’s still not sure if she should have made it.

29 MIN1 weeks ago
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Breaking Cycles (and Chairs!) with Kulap Vilaysack

When Mommy Boobs Go Viral

Jessica Rose Schrody makes parody raps about motherhood beloved by everyone from Viola Davis to Beyoncé’s Mom.

28 MIN2 weeks ago
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When Mommy Boobs Go Viral

Give The Ellises a Sitcom Already

Devale and Khadeen Ellis have always imagined their lives as a TV show. Specifically, a sitcom about millennial parenting that takes place in gentrified Brooklyn. But instead of waiting for their big shot, the Ellises started sharing their story online.

30 MIN3 weeks ago
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Give The Ellises a Sitcom Already

Artificial Wombs, Space Babies and Robot Nurses… Oh My!

What will the future look like for women, families and babies? Futures critic Rose Eveleth believe the future can be more equitable, fun and interesting than we ever dreamed it would be. But, in order to make that real, we have to start talking about it.

32 MINJUN 19
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Artificial Wombs, Space Babies and Robot Nurses… Oh My!

I'm Pregnant!

What does it mean to become a parent when you’re no longer speaking to the parents who raised you? Our producer Jackie Sojico is about to find out ... because she's 7 months pregnant. To join the conversation, go tolongestshortesttime.com! Sign up for ournewsletter. Follow us onInstagram. This episode is brought to you by Unum (link to download informational pdf), Betterhelp, ThredUP, Undeniably Dairy, and Milk.

34 MINJUN 12
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I'm Pregnant!

How Will They Know I’m Black?

Myra Jones-Taylor’s son is black, but it’s a constant struggle to get his peers and teachers to see him that way. To join the conversation, go to longestshortesttime.com! Sign up for our newsletter. Follow us on Instagram. This episode is brought to you by Unum (link to download informational pdf), Milk, HelloFresh (code: LONGSHORT80), Third Love, and Rothy’s.

30 MINJUN 5
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How Will They Know I’m Black?

Transracial Adoption When You’re a POC

Listener Soni has always dreamed about adopting, but they never expected the adoption process to be so challenging. Plus, LST’s creator Hillary Frank drops in with an exciting update about a new project she’s working on.

26 MINMAY 29
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Transracial Adoption When You’re a POC

Lactation Muffins, Tape Measure Ponytails and Other Adventures in Adoption

When Nishta fell in love with her college professor Jill, she knew they were starting a journey without a roadmap.

35 MINMAY 22
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Lactation Muffins, Tape Measure Ponytails and Other Adventures in Adoption

What My Mother And I Don't Talk About

This week two different essays about the wounds our moms can leave us with — and what, if anything, can be done to start the healing. Content warning: this week’s episode includes adult language and talks about physical and emotional abuse. To join the conversation, go tolongestshortesttime.com! Sign up for ournewsletter. Follow us onInstagram. This episode is brought to you by Amaze jr., Bob’s Red Mill, Pact (code: LONGSHORT), Third Love, and Simple Contacts (code: LONGSHORT). Also, Hillary Frank's Weird Parenting Wins book is here! Many of you are in it. Order it here.

41 MINMAY 15
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What My Mother And I Don't Talk About

Latest Episodes

Oh, The Places You Shouldn't Go!

A summer romp through all the wild places a kid’s imagination can take them in nature, perfect for Boxcar Children, Ingalls Wilder-heads, and “My Side of the Mountain” super-fans.

24 MIN6 days ago
Comments
Oh, The Places You Shouldn't Go!

Breaking Cycles (and Chairs!) with Kulap Vilaysack

When comedian Kulap Vilaysack decided to resolve questions from her family history, she did it in the most extreme way possible: by directing a documentary about her own life. The film is called Origin Story, and to this day, Kulap’s still not sure if she should have made it.

29 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Breaking Cycles (and Chairs!) with Kulap Vilaysack

When Mommy Boobs Go Viral

Jessica Rose Schrody makes parody raps about motherhood beloved by everyone from Viola Davis to Beyoncé’s Mom.

28 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
When Mommy Boobs Go Viral

Give The Ellises a Sitcom Already

Devale and Khadeen Ellis have always imagined their lives as a TV show. Specifically, a sitcom about millennial parenting that takes place in gentrified Brooklyn. But instead of waiting for their big shot, the Ellises started sharing their story online.

30 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
Give The Ellises a Sitcom Already

Artificial Wombs, Space Babies and Robot Nurses… Oh My!

What will the future look like for women, families and babies? Futures critic Rose Eveleth believe the future can be more equitable, fun and interesting than we ever dreamed it would be. But, in order to make that real, we have to start talking about it.

32 MINJUN 19
Comments
Artificial Wombs, Space Babies and Robot Nurses… Oh My!

I'm Pregnant!

What does it mean to become a parent when you’re no longer speaking to the parents who raised you? Our producer Jackie Sojico is about to find out ... because she's 7 months pregnant. To join the conversation, go tolongestshortesttime.com! Sign up for ournewsletter. Follow us onInstagram. This episode is brought to you by Unum (link to download informational pdf), Betterhelp, ThredUP, Undeniably Dairy, and Milk.

34 MINJUN 12
Comments
I'm Pregnant!

How Will They Know I’m Black?

Myra Jones-Taylor’s son is black, but it’s a constant struggle to get his peers and teachers to see him that way. To join the conversation, go to longestshortesttime.com! Sign up for our newsletter. Follow us on Instagram. This episode is brought to you by Unum (link to download informational pdf), Milk, HelloFresh (code: LONGSHORT80), Third Love, and Rothy’s.

30 MINJUN 5
Comments
How Will They Know I’m Black?

Transracial Adoption When You’re a POC

Listener Soni has always dreamed about adopting, but they never expected the adoption process to be so challenging. Plus, LST’s creator Hillary Frank drops in with an exciting update about a new project she’s working on.

26 MINMAY 29
Comments
Transracial Adoption When You’re a POC

Lactation Muffins, Tape Measure Ponytails and Other Adventures in Adoption

When Nishta fell in love with her college professor Jill, she knew they were starting a journey without a roadmap.

35 MINMAY 22
Comments
Lactation Muffins, Tape Measure Ponytails and Other Adventures in Adoption

What My Mother And I Don't Talk About

This week two different essays about the wounds our moms can leave us with — and what, if anything, can be done to start the healing. Content warning: this week’s episode includes adult language and talks about physical and emotional abuse. To join the conversation, go tolongestshortesttime.com! Sign up for ournewsletter. Follow us onInstagram. This episode is brought to you by Amaze jr., Bob’s Red Mill, Pact (code: LONGSHORT), Third Love, and Simple Contacts (code: LONGSHORT). Also, Hillary Frank's Weird Parenting Wins book is here! Many of you are in it. Order it here.

41 MINMAY 15
Comments
What My Mother And I Don't Talk About

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