The Longest Shortest Time

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

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episode 201: 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.


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episode 200: 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 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), Betterhelp, ThredUP, Undeniably Dairy, and Milk.


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 2019-06-12  34m
 
 

episode 199: 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.


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 2019-06-05  30m
 
 

episode 198: 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.


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 2019-05-29  26m
 
 

episode 197: 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.


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 2019-05-22  35m
 
 

episode 196: 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 to longestshortesttime.com! Sign up for our newsletter. Follow us on Instagram. This episode is brought to you by Amaze jr., Bob’s Red Mill, Pact (code: LONGSHORT), Third Love, and Simple Contacts (code: LONGSHORT)...


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 2019-05-15  41m
 
 

episode 195: Vasectomies! Get Nuts! Go Nads!


Over the years, we’ve talked a lot about women’s fertility and birth control. But, isn’t it about time we hear what it means when family planning is Dad’s responsibility? To join the conversation, go to longestshortesttime.com! Sign up for our newsletter. Follow us on Instagram. This episode is brought to you by The Splendid Table, Bob’s Red Mill, ThredUP, Rothy’s, and Pact (code: LONGSHORT) Also, Hillary Frank's Weird Parenting Wins book is here! Many of you are in it. Order it here.


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 2019-05-08  32m
 
 

episode 194: One Mom’s Late-Term Abortion


Late term abortions are extremely rare, except for in political rhetoric. We’ll hear the story behind the headlines from a mom who ended her pregnancy at 29 weeks.


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 2019-05-01  33m
 
 

episode 193: The Qualities and Characteristics of 7th-Borns


Robby Hoffman is a comedian, and she is the seventh-born child in her family. She's never met another #7 ... until now.  To join the conversation, go to longestshortesttime.com! Sign up for our newsletter. Follow us on Instagram. This episode is brought to you by Thomas’s English Muffins, Bona Floor Cleaners, Rothy’s (code: TIME), Third Love, and Pact (code: LONGSHORT) Also, Hillary Frank's Weird Parenting Wins book is here! Many of you are in it. Order it here.


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 2019-04-24  27m
 
 

episode 192: The Political Power of Black Motherhood


Author Dani McClain explains what makes mothering an inherently a political act, especially for black women.


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 2019-03-20  32m