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April 17, 2020
Welcome to The Best Advice Show
It’s easy to feel helpless as each new day breeds more uncertainty. The Best Advice Show exists…
#01
April 20, 2020
Going Easy on Yourself with Avery Trufelman
Welcome to the first episode of The Best Advice Show! Are you home for the first time in a long…
#02
April 21, 2020
Working Hard with Lainey
Working hard is worth it. 6 year-old Lainey will tell you why. If you have precocious kids like…
#03
April 22, 2020
Scheduling Joy with Nate Mullen
Nate Mullen is an artist and educator from Detroit, MI. So much of this show is going to…
#04
April 23, 2020
Surviving in Isolation with Rebecca Kenna
Today's episode is based on Rebecca's essay, What Prison Taught Me About Life on Lockdown from…
#05
April 24, 2020
Morning Zesting with Drew Philp
Drew Philp is the author of A \$500 House in Detroit: Rebuilding An Abandoned Home and an…
#06
April 27, 2020
Showing up Completely with Shira Heisler
Shira pulls no punches. That's why she captured my heart. You can hear Shira all over the…
#07
April 28, 2020
Looking Up with Amanda LeClaire
Amanda LeClaire is the host of CultureShift on WDET. So much of this show is going to originate…
#08
April 29, 2020
Detaching with Hanif Abdurraqib
As National Poetry Month draws to a close, I’m excited to share a vital message from the poet…
#09
April 30, 2020
Land-Lining with Sarah Larson
Today's advice is based on Sarah Larson's wonderful essay from the New Yorker, In Praise of…
#10
May 01, 2020
Pasta Watering with Jack Roskopp
Friday on TBAS will henceforth be known as Food Friday! Today, Jack Roskopp who cooks instagram…
#11
May 04, 2020
Abiding with Jay Allison
Jay Allison is an independent journalist and leader in public broadcasting. He produces The Moth…
#12
May 05, 2020
Fish Stick Tossing with Nancy
Nancy tweets @nlqualls You can read her work @ https://nlqualls.wordpress.com/ So much of this…
#13
May 06, 2020
Releasing Psychic Stress with Jenny Lee
Jenny Lee is the Director of Allied Media Projects. So much of this show is going to originate…
#14
May 07, 2020
Tweaking Terminology with Richard Strausz
Richard Strausz is a retired high-school math teacher and math coordinator. Happy Teacher…
#15
May 08, 2020
Sandwiching with Erin Allen
Welcome to another addition of Food Friday! Erin Allen is an audio and event producer from…
#16
May 11, 2020
Establishing Order with Shannon Cason
Shannon Cason is the host of Homemade Stories and In Good Co. Detroit. Here's the blog post I…
#17
May 12, 2020
Making Black Gold with Leah Penniman
Leah Penniman is a farmer at Soul Fire Farm and the author of Farming While Black . You can…
#18
May 13, 2020
Restarting Your Day with Ken Haddad
Ken Haddad is the Digital Content Manager at WDIV and ClickonDetroit.com So much of this show…
#19
May 14, 2020
Memorializing the Day with Sara Brooke Curtis
Sara Brooke Curtis is a radio producer and artist living in Western Massachusetts. So much of…
#20
May 15, 2020
Spoon Feeding with Zoe Komarin
Zoe Komarin is an amazing chef. She lives on IG @ZoeFoodParty . Happy Food Friday! So much of…
#21
May 18, 2020
Doing Dishes with Sam and Hannah
Sam Langberg is an emergency room doctor and Hannah Chalew , an artist, living in New Orleans…
#22
May 19, 2020
Exorcising the Icky with adrienne maree brown
adrienne maree brown is the author of Emergent Strategy & Pleasure Activism and co-host of…
#23
May 20, 2020
Cleaning Up with Judy Jelly
Judy is an environmentalist from Detroit, MI. So much of this show is going to originate with…
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May 21, 2020
Being Your Own Best Friend with Jo Feldman
Jo Feldman is a comedy writer in Los Angeles. So much of this show is going to originate with…
#25
May 22, 2020
Reheating with Howard Rosen
Howard Rosen refreshes his leftovers from a suburb north of Detroit. So much of this show is…
#26
May 25, 2020
Remembering Elmore Leonard with Devin Scillian
Devin Scillian is a news anchor at WDIV Local-4, a songwriter and author. His latest book is…
#27
May 26, 2020
Greetings and Salutations with Geneva Shaunette
Geneva Shaunette lives in Telluride, Colarado. So much of this show is going to originate with…
#28
May 27, 2020
Stepping Away with Mia Lobel
Mia Lobel is the Executive Producer at Pushkin Industries . So much of this show is going to…
#29
May 28, 2020
Stupid Taxing with JB
JB is a hospitalitarian and brain-storm chaser living outside Detroit. So much of this show is…
#30
May 29, 2020
Not Leaving Home Without It with Na'Kyah
14 year-old Na'Kyah, from Detroit, Michigan, never leaves home without a certain something in…
#31
June 01, 2020
Not Being Racist with Leah Penniman
Leah Penniman is a farmer with Soul Fire Farm and the author of Farming While Black . Anti…
#32
June 02, 2020
Pausing with Aaron Mondry
Aaron Mondry is a Detroit-based journalist who writes about urbanism. So much of this show is…
#33
June 03, 2020
Thanking with Margo Dalal
Margo Dalal lives in Detroit. So much of this show is going to originate with your hard-earned…
#34
June 04, 2020
Widening our POV with Hong Gwi-Seok
Hong Gwi-Seok is an Iyengar Yoga teacher, poet, writer, care-giver, disability justice activist…
#35
June 05, 2020
Prebaking with Stevie Lane
Stevie Lane is a producer on the beyond incredible podcast, Heavyweight . So much of this show…
#36
June 08, 2020
Following Through with Malik Yakini
Malik Yakini is a Detroiter, musician, father, grandfather and the Executive Director of the…
#37
June 09, 2020
Hastening Slowly with Merrill Garbus (from Tune-Yards)
Merrill Garbus' band is Tune-Yards . They rock. So much of this show is going to originate with…
#38
June 10, 2020
Self-Talking with Steven Handel
Steven Handel  is an author, blogger, and self-improvement coach. He writes at The Emotion…
#39
June 11, 2020
Unplugging with Tawana "Honeycomb" Petty
Tawana Petty is a mother, social justice organizer, youth advocate, poet and author. So much of…
#40
June 12, 2020
Windmilling with Oren Brandvain
Oren Brandvain has many talents. He lives in Detroit. So much of this show is going to originate…
#41
June 15, 2020
Avoiding Rodent Violence with Susan Reed
Susan Reed is a Managing Attorney with the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center. Hear our episode on…
#42
June 16, 2020
Creating Daily with Camilla Lizundia
Camilla Lizundia is a poet and a recent graduate of the University of Michigan. So much of this…
#43
June 17, 2020
Excavating Interiors with Lauren Hood
Lauren Hood brings double consciousness to her work in Detroit. So much of this show is going…
#44
June 18, 2020
Being Close with Michael Franti
Michael Franti & Spearhead's new album is called, "Watching The World Go by With You." So much…
#45
June 19, 2020
Fruiting with Ben Falik
Ben Falik is a writer and non-profiteer living in Metro-Detroit. So much of this show is going…
#46
June 22, 2020
Drinking with Judy Rosen
Judy Rosen is a psychotherapist living in New York City. So much of this show is going to…
#47
June 23, 2020
Sharing Yourself with Aaron Handelsman
Aaron Handelsman is a leadership coach, based in Detroit. So much of this show originates with…
#48
June 24, 2020
Not Giving Advice with Julia Putnam
Julia Putnam is the Principal at the James and Grace Lee Boggs School. So much of this show…
#49
June 25, 2020
Meditating Daily with Jen Rusciano
Jen Rusciano mediates and innovates in Detroit. So much of this show originates with your hard…
#50
June 26, 2020
Perfecting Chocolate Chip Cookies with Michelle Ganley
Michelle Ganley is a managing editor at Graham Media. The Best Cookie Recipe How To Brown Your…
#51
June 29, 2020
Weathering the Weather with Dave Leins
Dave Leins runs the Detroit StoryMakers program at WDET. So much of this show originates with…
#52
June 30, 2020
Raising Monarchs with Cheryl Rudin
Cheryl Rudin raises butterflies in Sarasota, FL. So much of this show originates with your hard…
#53
July 01, 2020
Snail Mailing with Julie Shapiro
Julie Shapiro is the Executive Producer at Radiotopia. The Great Postal Strike of 1970 The…
#54
July 02, 2020
Rethinking Independence with Stephen Ward
Stephen Ward is a historian at the University of Michigan. So much of this show originates with…
#55
July 03, 2020
Improving Tomatoes with Avery Robinson
Avery Robinson is a culinary historian, researcher, editor and educator. So much of this show…
#56
July 06, 2020
Truth-telling with Lainey
Lainey is seven years-old. To offer your own advice, call me at 844-935-BEST .
#57
July 07, 2020
Seeking Discomfort with Claire Nelson
Claire Nelson is a co-founder of Urban Consulate. I want to hear from you. Tell me your advice…
#58
July 08, 2020
Understanding Time Horizons with Justin Waring
Justin Waring is an investment strategist with UBS Global Wealth Management. So much of this…
#59
July 09, 2020
Bulk Deleting with Ann Friedman
Ann Friedman is the co-author of the new book, Big Friendship. Pre-order @ - https://www…
#60
July 10, 2020
Plating with Ma'ayan Plaut
Ma'ayan Plaut is Senior Manager, Audience Development and Engagement @ PRX So much of this show…

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