Why Mommy Drinks

Amanda Deibert: Hardcock Johnson

An episode of Why Mommy Drinks

By Campfire Media
How many times have you found yourself standing in the middle of a store with a screaming toddler? Sitting in a school pickup line with a puking baby? Maybe you just feel like the day can't possibly get any longer. Join comedians/moms Betsy Stover and Amanda Allan each week as they chat with a different guest (actors, musicians, writers, etc...) about the moments in parenting that broke them and possibly drove them to drink. It’s an advice free zone where the hosts and guests tell heartbreakingly honest and often hilarious stories of child rearing chaos.
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Kimmy Gatewood: Lady Flamingoes
Kimmy Gatewood (GLOW, The Mother Of All Shows podcast) catches up with Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about getting conned into a sick-day, the one kid who makes the whole family late, and the realization that Paw Patrol will win every time. Plus, Betsy makes a shocking confession! -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:25:48
October 21, 2019
Matt Walsh: It's Probably Going To Be Fine
Matt Walsh (Veep, Upright Citizens Brigade) hangs out with Betsy and Amanda to discuss an exhausting never ending round of sickness, the piercing pagoda, and threatening to lose our minds. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:00:52
October 14, 2019
Felicia Day: Mr. Pelican Can
Pioneering force of geek culture and New York Times bestselling author Felicia Day (The Guild, Mystery Science Theater 3000) joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about creepy kids songs, Fortnite fears, and taking a baby on an overseas business trip. Felicia’s on a book tour! Check out feliciadaybook.com. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:11:45
October 7, 2019
Father Hoods: Parenting...It’s Hard
Co-Hosts of the podcast Father Hoods (@fatherhoodspod) come sit down with Betsy and Amanda to talk about the hardest parenting quiz ever, Harry Potter Night, the transition of being a new dad, and doing whatever you can to get the kid to stop crying. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
57:00
September 30, 2019
Betsy & Amanda: Bizarro September
Betsy and Amanda sit down to discuss being a Costco high roller, what happens when Chuck E. Cheese f***s a Shakey’s Pizza, and read some listener mail. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
52:18
September 23, 2019
Betsy & Amanda: Chipoodle
Betsy and Amanda talk about tantrums in Target, becoming that soccer mom, and a listener story from Laura Caballero about Sunshine the chipoodle. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:15:33
September 16, 2019
Betsy & Amanda: Things That Make You Go Blegh
Betsy and Amanda talk about vomit fatigue and Roadhouse Pizza. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
33:31
September 9, 2019
Betsy & Ari: Listener Emails #2
Betsy and her husband Ari relive the trauma of camping at what was essentially Burning Man but without the drugs and nudity, and they respond to listener stories! -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:08:06
September 2, 2019
John Gemberling: Parenthood Bites
Actor and comedian John Gemberling (Broad City, The President Show) joins Betsy and Amanda to discuss Pokémon, the hamster wheel of consumerism, and when parenthood really bites you in the butt. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:36:50
August 26, 2019
George Basil: Se Agapo
George Basil (Crashing, Flaked, SMILF) sits down with Betsy and Amanda to talk about the joy of discovering you own rare dragons, Kindergarten play date mixups, and tiny houses filled with big love. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:09:16
August 19, 2019
Laura Willcox: The Craziest Chicken
Writer and actor Laura Willcox (I Am Bride: How to Take the “We” Out of Wedding) joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about newborn nursing nightmares, the mom guilt of working outside the home, and comparing the state of your house to a national tragedy. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:19:28
August 12, 2019
Don Fanelli: She’s So Cool
Actor and Podcast host Don Fanelli (The Need to Fail) hangs out with Betsy and Amanda to talk about the origin story of the Churro Club, the absolute worst slip and slide ever, and being held hostage in your own home. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:08:58
August 5, 2019
Joanna Parker: Game of Survival
Entrepreneur Joanna Parker (Yumble, Shark Tank) joins Betsy and Amanda this week to chat about singing lullabies so loudly that you wake your baby, spending Mother’s Day alone, and the evolution of bedtime from your firstborn to your third. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
43:41
July 29, 2019
Heather Brooker: The Angry Goat
Heather Brooker (KNBC reporter, Motherhood in Hollywood) sits down with Betsy and Amanda to talk about S.O.S. calls in France, shame in the museum of folk art, and “savior” mom at gymnastics. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:17:26
July 22, 2019
John Ross Bowie: Never Forget
John Ross Bowie (Speechless, Big Bang Theory, and Children’s Hospital) comes back to hang out with Betsy and Amanda to talk about second guessing our second guesses, rock camp anxiety, and the salt and vinegar potato chip trick. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
59:47
July 15, 2019
Melissa Fumero: Gator Dave
Actor Melissa Fumero (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) is back with Betsy and Amanda to talk about worrying that the neighbors will send the cops when your kid is having a tantrum, kids breaking multiple generations of a family, and WMD’s new cartoon for kids, “Gator Dave and the Swamp Boat.” Don’t miss the season 1 finale of American Princess on Lifetime! -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:04:25
July 8, 2019
Tess Lynch: Plane Peeper
Tess Lynch (Night Call podcast) talks to Betsy and Amanda about Mommy And Me yoga, inappropriate audio books for kids, and babies in business class. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:10:10
July 1, 2019
Amy Wilson & Margaret Ables: What Fresh Hell Indeed
Margaret Ables (Nick Mom) and Amy Wilson (When Did I Get Like This?), “What Fresh Hell: Laughing in the Face of Motherhood" join Betsy and Amanda to talk about the joy of traveling the country in an RV and a 9 time vomit story for the books. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
46:40
June 24, 2019
Lennon Parham: Target Is My Church
Actor and comedian Lennon Parham (Playing House, WOMP It Up podcast) joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about adult tantrums, a controlling toddler, and the transition from one to two kids. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:01:28
June 17, 2019
Eugene Cordero: Who’s This Guy?
Comedian and Actor Eugene Cordero (Tacoma FD, Kong: Skull Island, The Good Place) joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about actually enjoying your kids, vomit PTSD, and being branded into fatherhood. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
56:44
June 10, 2019
Betsy & Ari: Listener Emails
Betsy and her husband Ari read your shitshows. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
54:45
June 3, 2019
Stefanie Frame: Handstands in Hotels
Actress and voice over artist Stefanie Frame joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about the effects of screentime, open house bushels, and the lengths we go through to give our kids the best possible birth. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:17:07
May 27, 2019
Ophira Eisenberg: Zero Zero Zero
Comedian Ophira Eisenberg (host of NPR's Ask Me Another) talks with Betsy and Amanda about Sweet Valley High, a tantrum for the ages, and a disappointing Mother's Day. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
58:26
May 20, 2019
Amanda Deibert: Hardcock Johnson
Writer Amanda Deibert joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about working mom guilt, the anxiety of a trip to the pharmacy, and a real life mom super hero story. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:07:18
May 13, 2019
Mother's Day Bonus Episode
Instead of flowers, Why Mommy Drinks got you this bonus episode in which Betsy and her husband Ari read stories submitted by listeners. Superbugs! Montezuma's baby! Ridiculous husbands with disgusting ailments! Also, your hosts get tipsy and Betsy says "gurrl" and "yo," WAY too many times. Happy Mother's Day! -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
47:05
May 10, 2019
Amy Albert: Freak Show
Amy Albert (Mom Get Your SH*T Together) chats with Betsy and Amanda about flaking on Easter, high heels for babies, and what happens when your kid loves her school too much. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:11:50
May 6, 2019
Kelly Hudson: Fugue State
Performer Kelly Hudson (Search Party, UCB) joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about happy juice, finding out you aren’t their favorite, and the only time sleeping through the night is discouraged. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:15:14
April 29, 2019
Betsy & Amanda: Use It Or Lose It
Live from Margaritaville, Betsy and Amanda discuss the birds and the bees, a forgetful Tooth Fairy, and they read a listener email. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
59:27
April 22, 2019
Bobby Moynihan: Dirt Pizza
Bobby Moynihan (Saturday Night Live, Duck Tales, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about shit-show vacation guilt, the great FIND THE BRUSH debate, and the art of playing on the playground. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:04:24
April 15, 2019
Ken Whittingham: Let's Have a Pony!
Director Ken Whittingham has been directing ALL your favorite TV comedies [The Office, Parks and Recreation, 30 Rock, Black-ish, (The list goes on and on! It's crazy how many amazing shows Ken has directed!)], winning five NAACP Image Awards, and raising three kids in the process! Betsy, Amanda, and Ken talk about catching leprechauns, kids remembering your worst moments, and Betsy tells the story that started Why Mommy Drinks in the first place. Ken says that Betsy and Amanda are two of the funniest women he’s known, and we are holding him to it! -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:11:09
April 8, 2019
Chris Tallman: Love is Love
Chris Tallman (The Thundermans and Hotel Du Loone) sits down with Betsy and Amanda to talk about the complexities of love, not wanting to play with your kid, and one of the hardest birth stories that we've heard. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:23:47
April 1, 2019
Alisha Gaddis: Teening & Teething
Alisha Gaddis (Lishy Lou and Lucky Too, Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band) is an Emmy and multiple Grammy winner. Betsy, Amanda, and Alisha chat about SWAT teams at your front door, raising a graceful winner, and what it’s like to take a baby on tour. Check out Alisha and the Lucky Band’s albums Made in L.A. and the upcoming Buenos Diaz. Follow her on Instagram @AlishaGaddisIsHere. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:17:06
March 25, 2019
Seana Kofoed: Principal Lunch of Shame
Actress, Writer and Producer Seana Kofoed (American Princess, 30 Miles from Nowhere) joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about how hard it is to try and raise a capable adult, the inability to actually adult, and the shame of a principal prison lunch. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify
1:05:28
March 18, 2019
John Aboud: A Better Arab
Comedy writer John Aboud (Harvard Lampoon, VH1’s Best Week Ever, A Futile and Stupid Gesture) joins Betsy and Amanda this week to discuss anxiety, gaping holes in Amanda’s film knowledge, and what it’s like to raise a super villain. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows Hotline: 424-279-8842 Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Subscribe: Spotify -- SPONSORS THIS WEEK Care/of Personalized vitamins and supplements delivered right to your door. Go to TakeCareOf.com and enter WMD50 to get 50% off your first month! Betterhelp Connect with a professional counselor online. Go to Betterhelp.com/drinks and get 10% off your first month with discount code DRINKS.
1:23:18
March 11, 2019
Mike Phirman: Bless You
Actor, comedian, and musician Mike Phirman joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about child love, code yellow, and piece of cheese that just won’t quit. Hear Mike Phirman’s music at MikePhirman.com -- Episode Links Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise FACEBOOK PAGE: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast FACEBOOK GROUP: @WhyMommyDrinks INSTAGRAM: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast TWITTER: @MommyDrinksShow SUBSCRIBE: Apple Podcasts SUBSCRIBE: Spotify -- You can email your parenting sh*tshows to WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com, or leave a message on the WMD Hotline at 424-279-8842.
1:22:18
March 4, 2019
Louis Changchien: Adventure Day
Betsy and Amanda sit down with actor Louis Changchien (Supergirl) to talk about a Day of Yes and a trip to the dentist. I scream, you scream, we all scream for popsicles! Catch Louis on Supergirl, Kidding, The Good Fight, and Another Life. -- Episode Links Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise FACEBOOK PAGE: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast FACEBOOK GROUP: @WhyMommyDrinks INSTAGRAM: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast TWITTER: @MommyDrinksShow SUBSCRIBE: Apple Podcasts SUBSCRIBE: Spotify -- You can email your parenting sh*tshows to WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com, or leave a message on the WMD Hotline at 424-279-8842. -- Sponsors This Week Care/of Personalized vitamins and supplements delivered right to your door. Take advantage of their special New Year offer - go to TakeCareOf.com and enter WMD50 to get 50% off your first month! Native Head to NativeDeodorant.com and use promo code WMD at checkout for 20% off your first purchase! EveryPlate Go to EveryPlate.com and enter WMD6 at checkout for six free meals across your first three weeks and free shipping on your first delivery!
1:06:17
February 25, 2019
Margot Leitman: When the Sitter Calls...
Best selling author Margot Leitman (Long Story Short, The Only Storytelling Guide You’ll Ever Need, and Cloudy with a Chance of LOVE) joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about the greatest babysitting co-op that ever was, heart day headaches, and lice lice baby.
1:12:36
February 18, 2019
Kat Burdick: Human King Cake
Kat Burdick joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about kids swearing, dragging all of your kids all over town, and the insane physical sacrifices that motherhood can entail.
1:28:00
February 11, 2019
Listener Stories #9: A Walk in the Park
This week, Betsy dives into some listener mail and tells a story about a horrific day at a local park.
32:34
February 4, 2019
Tricia McAlpin: Airplane Spoon
Tricia McAlpin (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Funny or Die, UCB) hangs out with Betsy and Amanda to talk about the first rule of Churro Club, what happens when there’s no bathroom at a birthday party, and trying to prove to your family that you’re an adult who has everything under control.
1:10:02
January 28, 2019
Beth Dover: Sandee Marlowe...Mmmm That’s Rich
Actress Beth Dover (Orange Is the New Black) comes back to join Betsy and Amanda to discuss the joys of an epic breath test, mom guilt, and the stage of childhood that continues to remind us that we will never have it figured out.
1:11:53
January 21, 2019
Ilana Cohn: Don’t Touch That Snow
We’re back! Comedian, actor, and director Ilana Cohn joins Betsy and Amanda to unpack the holidays: open house party dreams dashed, the factory farm experience of sledding, and cleaning parquet floors with Q-tips.
1:19:37
January 14, 2019
Bookends!
Betsy and Amanda put together a compilation of stories from the beginning of parenthood Casey Rose Wilson (Atypical, American Dad) and Gil Ozeri (Big Mouth, Brooklyn Nine-Nine), as well as stories about the challenge of parenting older kids from Rob Corddry (Drunk History, Speechless) and Mo Gaffney (Absolutely Fabulous, Heathers).
56:39
January 7, 2019
Sh*tshows!
Betsy and Amanda close out 2018 with a look back at some of our most epic–and literal–sh*tshows, with stories from Grey Delisle Griffin, Amanda, Andrea Rosen, and Jamie Kaler.
45:40
December 31, 2018
Vacation Jackson!
Travel is the theme this week, and the Ghost of Christmas Past takes us back to some of our most memorable holiday nightmares from Stephanie Allynne, Morgan Walsh, David Wain, and Heather Janoff. Plus: gingerbread house mom hacks!
1:07:48
December 24, 2018
Betsy & Amanda: Herpes Harry
Amanda and Betsy read listener stories and discuss faking a pet’s death, signing up for gymnastics like it’s 1986, and the wizarding world of over-committing actors.
56:36
December 17, 2018
Katy K: UnBUNGAlieveable
Amanda and Betsy sit down with Katy K. (Producer and Facebook moderator extraordinaire) to talk about how nice it is to be abused by your children, being exhausted by all of the work, and the shittiest trip to the library ever.
1:22:00
December 10, 2018
Donovan Patton: Like I Thanksgive a F**k
Amanda and Betsy’s husband Ari Voukydis sit down with Donovan Patton (Blue’s Clues) to talk about that magical time when your entire family is wiped out one by one by the stomach plague, dodging the truant officer, and babysitters phoning it in.
1:44:56
December 3, 2018
Lara Everly: Lap Pooping
Actress, Director and Photographer Lara Everly joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about Halloween murder clowns, discipline for the win, and the slippery incident of the lap pooper.
2:02:47
November 19, 2018
Betsy & Amanda: We All Scream For Ice Cream
Betsy and Amanda share their latest sh*tshows, and then read some epic listener email stories! They talk about Sugar Island, showing your “P” in the bathroom for laughs, the BEST NANNY EVER, and breaking into your own house.
1:37:52
November 12, 2018
Betsy & Amanda: Weaponized Boogers
Betsy and Amanda shoot the sh*t this week about breath tests, the joy of lying to your kids, and the saddest Allan family Christmas tradition ever.
1:26:51
November 5, 2018
Listener Stories #8: Spooky Spooky Tales
Betsy and Amanda sit down to read listener spooky spooky scary stories. We say spooky so much in this episode that if you were to take a shot every time we say it you would DIE. SPOOOOOOOKKY. Betsy wants to apologize for how many times she says it, for real. We hear ghost stories about the girl with the red bow, getting pantsed by ghosts, the two wet kids from the pond, and the other mother.
47:32
October 29, 2018
Mom Retreat: Part 2
Betsy and Amanda are back at the mom retreat with our last batch of mom guests who have hilarious and epic sh*tshows. We hear about lice, a school pickup from hell, a sad story about lasagna, the Venn diagram of Betsy and Amanda, and road apples on the kitchen floor.
34:18
October 22, 2018
Mom Retreat: Part 1
This week Betsy and Amanda sit down in the actual forrest and hear rapid-fire shit-show stories with a group of fabulously hilarious women during a mom retreat. This week we hear about a trip to Vegas, poop hot dogs, ponytail restrictions, answering the tough questions, a thundersnow airport cry-fest, baby's first experience in the movies, and -of course- pooping in a cup.
53:23
October 15, 2018
Sarah Burns: Thanks for the Tip!
Actor SARAH BURNS (Big Little Lies, Enlightened) sits down with Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about getting mom-shamed at a parent teacher conference, unsolicited parenting advice, and getting kicked in the face.
1:42:37
October 8, 2018
Listener Stories #7: Camping / Family Vacations
Betsy and Amanda read your stories this week! This week we hear shitshows from listener Ally Davis about camping with kids for the first time and Bree Shaw about her epic family trip to Greece.
25:36
October 1, 2018
Greg Behrendt: Hawaiian Sky
Comedian, podcaster, musician, and New York Times best selling author GREG BEHRENDT hangs out with Betsy and Amanda this week! They talk about uncomfortable truths, giving your kids unusual names, magenta caticorns, and how teenage girls are just like bipolar middle aged men.
1:26:42
September 24, 2018
Brooke Purdy: Was it About Poops?
Writer, producer, and actress Brooke Purdy (Quality Problems, And Then There Was Eve, and Miles Underwater) joins Betsy and Amanda this week to discuss going commando, six months of poop, and a story about the nicest two guys who ever worked at Dunkin Donuts.
1:24:53
September 17, 2018
Gil Ozeri: I Am Spartacus!
Actor, comedian, and writer Gil Ozeri (BIG MOUTH, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE) joins Betsy and Amanda this week to chat about taking a swim at the Natural History Museum, and getting kicked in the balls by adulthood.
1:21:25
September 10, 2018
Krister Johnson: Road to Bing Bob
Krister Johnson, Emmy Award-winning comedy writer, producer and performer (Wet Hot American Summer, Children’s Hospital, Another Period, I'm Sorry) joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about the joy of physicals, Hand Foot and Mouth disease, and the best way to get a kid to stop screaming in a hotel.
1:24:34
September 3, 2018
Richard Jefferson: Dick Danger
NBA World Champion, Olympic medalist, and TV personality Richard Jefferson joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about going commando to school, bringing a goon squad to bus pickup, and teaching your toddlers regrettable life skills. This episode is chock full of mom hacks, and the first ever dad hack!
1:32:24
August 27, 2018
Johnny Ray Meeks: I’m Dying
Actor, podcaster, and writer Johnny Ray Meeks (Mouth Feelings, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, UCB),   joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about date nights, tracking Totoro, and double tonsillectomies. Checkout our sponsors this week: HelloFresh.com/WMD60 and use code WMD60 to get 20.00 off your first three boxes! Discount code: MommyDrinks for 25% off any order at teamiblends.com
1:14:00
August 20, 2018
Betsy & Amanda: Mystery on the Bedtime Express
Hosts Betsy and Amanda bid adieu to the Hoarder Hideaway while they discuss Blue Man Group, do AMAZING accents, and solve mysteries. Email your shitshows to WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com, or leave a message on the WMD Hotline at 424-279-8842. Until Halloween 2018, please also tell us the creepy things your kids have said!
1:02:21
August 13, 2018
Justin Worsham: White Wiiiine
Comic, podcaster, and radio personality Justin Worsham (The Dad Podcast) visits Betsy and Amanda in the Hoarder Hideaway. They discuss chain gang summer camp and multiverses, and Amanda tells a spooky ghost story!
1:19:40
August 6, 2018
Jane Borden: Keeping It All In
Author, arts-and-entertainment journalist, and comedic performer Jane Borden (I Totally Meant to Do That) visits with Betsy and Amanda this week. They talk about negging siblings to death, dreaming about being an old man in the 1950’s, and keeping that shit in...at all costs.
1:08:49
July 30, 2018
MC Chris: Nailed It
Nerdcore rapper MC Chris visits with Betsy and Amanda this week. They talk about summer vacation fantasy versus reality, the magical fertility properties of tour buses, and a birthday party that didn’t...quite...nail it.
1:27:36
July 23, 2018
Jessica Eason: Dead Voice
Actor, writer, and improviser Jess Eason joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about reading disaster books at seven, feeling the weight of a child on your ankles at all times, and getting to the breaking point at dinner time.
1:25:44
July 16, 2018
Listener Stories #6: Screaming Car Trips / Pool Pooping
Amanda and Betsy read new stories submitted by listeners!
21:14
July 9, 2018
Deanna Russo: Burping Raindrops
Actress, producer, and activist Deanna Russo (Burning Love, The Ice Cream Truck, Being Human, College Humor) joins Betsy and Amanda this week to talk about the joy of a Minecraft bedtime story, the story of the twins birth, and another puke story covered in rainbows and ruined couches.
1:03:59
July 2, 2018
Ari Voukydis: Man Solo (Mini-Pod)
Pinch hitting for Betsy and Amanda this week: Betsy’s husband Ari squeezes into a tiny sound booth and forces himself to recall a recent trauma: the last day of school.
14:47
June 25, 2018
Betsy & Amanda: Every Day Is Father’s Day
It’s a hosts-only mom hack-tacular, with Amanda and Betsy coming to you live from the Hoarder Hideaway! Betsy gets mom shamed by a stranger, and Amanda is touched by an angel.
57:13
June 18, 2018
Ilana Cohn: Candy Destiny
Comedian, writer, and actress Ilana Cohn (Overdue, Detention, South Park) talks with Betsy and Amanda about walking uphill on a downhill kind of a day, lunchables, and shitting the bed.
1:14:21
June 11, 2018
Cissy Jones: Night Terrors
BAFTA award winning voice over artist Cissy Jones (Little Big Awesome, Grand Theft Auto, Firewatch, The Walking Dead) talks with Betsy and Amanda about night terrors, disappearing penny tricks, and OOORRRAAANNNNNGGGEEEE.
1:18:20
June 4, 2018
Steph Garcia: Don’t Tell Me More Things
Comedian, podcaster, and writer Steph Garcia talks with Betsy and Amanda about being intentionally late to parties, black widow spiders, and drowning in minutiae.
1:15:32
May 28, 2018
Jessica Glassberg: Cat Party!
Standup comedian and writer Jessica Glassberg talks with Betsy and Amanda about solo parenting, beloved gifts from pre-K frenemies, and Amanda’s proposal to just shut down Mother’s Day entirely, because F*CK IT.
1:09:07
May 21, 2018
Rebekka Johnson: Making Memories
Comedian, Director, and Actress Rebekka Johnson (GLOW, Speakeasy: Paul F. Tompkins, Christmas Story Live!), talks with Betsy and Amanda about pizza picnic, waiting in line, and timing the trip to the trampoline.
1:27:57
May 14, 2018
Kira Soltanovich: Help Wanted
Stand-up Comedian, Podcaster, and Actress Kira Soltanovich (You Did This to Me, Girls Behaving Badly, The Kira Soltanovich Show), talks with Betsy and Amanda about lunch time bullies, funtime babysitters, and not so funtime babysitters.
1:20:53
May 7, 2018
Scot Armstrong: Pondcast of Podcasts
Comedian, Producer, and Writer Scot Armstrong (Old School, Dice, Playing House, Search Party), talks with Betsy and Amanda about barf squared, realizing how annoying a trip to the aquarium can be and stuffed dodger dogs.
1:13:01
April 30, 2018
Jessi Klein: Ikea Daycare
Comedian and New York Times bestselling author Jessi Klein (You’ll Grow Out of It) talks with Betsy and Amanda about early morning school prep, Oprah, the magic of Ikea, and cooking a gourmet meal for your ungrateful baby.
1:45:49
April 23, 2018
Live Show Lessons: DO NOT HAVE SEX ON THE BEACH
If you missed it in person this is your chance to listen to it in your person. Amanda and Betsy connect up with Jamie Denbo (1st WMD guest, American Princess, Orange is the New Black, Ghostbusters, ) in front of a live audience to discuss sex talk, turning into the supermarket crack head, and carving out a piece of yourself and a pumpkin.
1:16:28
April 16, 2018
Biz Ellis: Christmas in April
Hop into the time machine and go back to December 2017 as Biz Ellis (One Bad Mother podcast) sits down with Betsy and Amanda to discuss Christmas morning letdowns, pushing your luck with ho-ho-horrible results, and finding yourself in a dark, dark forest.
1:19:23
April 9, 2018
Angie Greenup: Is That A Flea?!
Television host and actress and fellow podcaster Angie Greenup (First Timers, Twinning, Future Worm ) joins Betsy and Amanda to discuss bus drivers and cat night names, growing our garden of weeds, and FLEAS!!! Why Mommy Drinks is doing a live show at The Three Clubs in Los Angeles on April 9th, 2018 at 7:30PM.
1:30:12
April 2, 2018
Melissa Fumero: Tantrum Tales
Comedian and actress Melissa Fumero (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, One Life to Live) joins Betsy and Amanda to discuss crapping in the sandbox at school, hitting the shut-up zone, and the patience required to be The Incredible Hulk’s mommy. Why Mommy Drinks is doing a live show at The Three Clubs in Los Angeles on April 9th, 2018 at 7:30PM. Meet Betsy and Amanda, drink a cocktail, and have a night out!
57:34
March 26, 2018
Michael Colton: Skiing Down Mount Nightmare
Screenwriter Michael Colton (A Futile And Stupid Gesture) joins Betsy and Amanda in the No Advice Zone to discuss Valentine’s Day underachievers, the kind of tantrum where your kid screams until they throw up… and twins. So many twins. Why Mommy Drinks is doing a live show at The Three Clubs in Los Angeles on April 9th, 2018 at 7:30PM. Meet Betsy and Amanda, drink a cocktail, and have a night out!
1:13:13
March 19, 2018
Listener Stories #5: Bloody Noses / Diarrhea Patrol
You are the guest! Betsy and Amanda sit down and hear from you! In this episode we hear from listeners about naked babies in Wal-Mart, bloody noses, diarrhea patrol, and a daughter’s appreciation for her mother.
57:41
March 12, 2018
Mo Gaffney: Forgetting Your Meds
MO GAFFNEY (Absolutely Fabulous, The Kathy and Mo Show) is an actor, comedian, and mom. Betsy, Amanda, and Mo talk about faking sick for attention, rodents of unusual size, and calling your kid’s bluff. Mo appears in the upcoming movies LIFE SUPPORT and DOG DAYS, and watch for her on the new TV series HEATHERS. Follow @MoGaffney on Twitter.
1:10:38
March 5, 2018
Fielding Edlow: Down, But Not Out
The ever hilarious Fielding Edlow (BoJack Horseman, Bitter Homes and Gardens) gets down and dirty with Betsy and Amanda to talk about being spit on and fed up, and the joy of registering for preschool.
1:37:01
February 26, 2018
Donovan Patton: We Are All Dying
Donovan Patton (Clarence, Team Umizoomi, Blue’s Clues) joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about being abused by our children, Despacito, and broken legs. Follow Why Mommy Drinks on Twitter @MommyDrinksShow, like them on Facebook @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast, and join their Facebook group to connect with other parents and listeners! Send your shitshows to WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com or leave a message on the WMD hotline at 424-279-8842.
1:08:49
February 19, 2018
Debbie Allan: Naked Jacuzzi
Amanda’s mom Debbie joins Betsy and Amanda to talk about sticking to your guns, bedwetting, and skinny dipping. Follow Why Mommy Drinks on Twitter @MommyDrinksShow, like them on Facebook @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast, and join their Facebook group to connect with other parents and listeners! Send your shitshows to WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com or leave a message on the WMD hotline at 424-279-8842.
53:03
February 12, 2018
David Wain: Kid Kleptos
DAVID WAIN (Wet Hot American Summer, The State, Stella) is a comedian, writer, actor, director, and dad of 2. Betsy, Amanda, and David talk about having a kleptomaniac kid, and a harrowing odyssey to hear a guy play the tuba. David directed the movie, A Futile And Stupid Gesture, which just premiered on Netflix! You can follow him on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook!
52:21
February 5, 2018
Amanda Sitko: Two Amandas and One Betsy
Betsy and Amanda sit down with Amanda Sitko (Brockmire, Mother Mary, and UCB)! Amanda lets us in on her biggest fears, Betsy lets us in on her bathroom routine, and Amanda Sitko reminds us that things can always get worse.
1:13:54
January 29, 2018
Betsy & Amanda: Driving In Cars with Kids
Time travel with Betsy and Amanda back to before Christmas in this hosts only episode! They open a present, Betsy talks about an epic trek to a playdate, Amanda talks about letting her toddler pick out the family car, and they play a listener hotline shitshow!
59:19
January 22, 2018
Justin Worsham: Losing It
Amanda and Betsy are joined by Justin Worsham (The Dad Podcast). Justin works through his passion for flossing and hits his breaking point around 2:30.
1:27:13
January 15, 2018
Rob Corddry: Forging Independence
Amanda and Betsy are joined by three-time Emmy winner Rob Corddry (Children’s Hospital, The Daily Show With Jon Stewart). Rob comes to terms with his daughters being separate people who will grow up and ultimately leave him.
1:33:42
January 8, 2018
Happy New Year from Why Mommy Drinks
A special message from Betsy and Amanda.
01:23
January 6, 2018
Listener Stories #4: Morning Routines / Grocery Shopping with Kids
Amanda and Betsy are reading your listener stories this week! They discuss morning routines, grocery shopping with kids, and having those days when you JUST CANNOT EVEN.
1:11:30
December 11, 2017
Vanessa Baden Kelly: Potty Training
VANESSA BADEN KELLY is a comedian, writer, actor, and mom. Amanda, Betsy, and Vanessa talk about school bullies, potty training, and staying in a haunted hotel.
1:10:44
December 4, 2017
Ari Voukydis: Picture Day Meltdowns
ARI VOUKYDIS is our first return guest! He is also a comedian, writer, dad, and Betsy’s husband! In this episode, Amanda, Betsy, and Ari talk about taking your kids roller skating, picture day meltdowns, and being trapped in a car with a cartoon dust fight.
1:22:28
November 27, 2017
Laurie Kilmartin (The Jackie and Laurie Show Podcast): Cereal for Dinner
LAURIE KILMARTIN is a stand-up comedian, writer, podcaster, and mom. Betsy, Amanda, and Laurie talk about perms, drawing centaurs, the virtues of eating cereal for dinner.
1:04:38
November 20, 2017
Ptolemy & Shelly Slocum (Westworld, Curb Your Enthusiasm): Feeling Like a Failure
PTOLEMY AND SHELLY SLOCUM join Betsy and Amanda this week! They talk about feeling like a failure, Halloween, and working with naked people.
1:25:13
November 13, 2017
Listener Stories #3: The Minnesota State Fair / Butt Worms
Betsy and Amanda read listener stories in this episode! Betsy waxes nostalgic about the Minnesota State Fair, and Dr. Amanda Allan dispenses sage advice about butt worms.
37:16
November 6, 2017
Jessica Eason: Chucky the Immortal Murder Doll
JESSICA ELAINA EASON is an actress, comedian, and mom of 2. Amanda, Betsy, and Jessica talk about Chucky the immortal murder doll, judgmental moms, and being mom shamed by Whole Foods employees.
1:33:10
October 30, 2017
Lauren Cook (Wedlock with Kurt and Lauren Podcast): Morning Chaos
LAUREN COOK, is an actress, writer, podcaster, and mom. Betsy, Amanda, and Lauren talk about morning chaos, work transitions, and being elbow deep in a dogs vagina.
1:17:54
October 23, 2017
Morgan Walsh (I'm Sorry, Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later): Rage Doves
MORGAN WALSH (I'm Sorry, Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later) is an actress, activist, entrepreneur, and mom of 3. Betsy, Amanda, and Morgan talk about Paw Patrol, rage doves, and finding your happiness in a stranger that wears two pairs of pants.
1:07:26
October 16, 2017
Beth Dover (Orange is the New Black, Another Period, Wet Hot American Summer): Meal Time Madness
BETH DOVER (Orange is the New Black, Another Period, Wet Hot American Summer) is an actress, comedian, and mom. Betsy, Amanda, and Beth talk about solving the mystery of the squishy beads, meal time madness, and finding yourself back at work and the awkwardness of needing to pump.
1:13:16
October 9, 2017
John Ross Bowie (Speechless, The Big Bang Theory): Spanking
John Ross Bowie (Speechless, The Big Bang Theory) is an actor, comedian, and dad of 2. Betsy, Amanda, and John talk about soccer practice, spanking, and what happens when your kid is a biter.
59:57
October 2, 2017
Tara Copeland (Talk Like a Girl Podcast): Travel Meltdowns
TARA COPELAND is an improviser, comedian, actor, and mom of 1! Amanda, Betsy, and Tara talk about taking kids to look at houses, RSVPs, and travel meltdowns. Betsy leaves early, and Amanda and Tara go rogue.
1:27:10
September 25, 2017
Grey DeLisle Griffin (The Loud House): Camping
Grey DeLisle Griffin is a comedian, a voice over actress (to every cartoon on the planet FOR REAL), and a mom of 3! Amanda, Betsy, & Grey talk about homework hell, camping in a giant teepee of death, and the importance of always having a nice brown fleece blanket in your car at all times.
1:26:31
September 18, 2017
Ari Voukydis: Homework Freak-outs
ARI VOUKYDIS is a comedian, a writer, a dad of 3, and Betsy's husband!!! Amanda, Betsy, & Ari talk about natural disasters, homework freakouts, and being stymied at every turn.
1:43:19
September 11, 2017
Listener Stories #2: What's That Smell? / Laid Back 70's Mom
It's a host only episode and Betsy and Amanda are full of beans! Betsy plays a horrifying game of "What's That Smell?" Amanda talks about making a big splash at a pool party, and wanting to be a laid-back 70s mom. They read two hilarious listener stories!
54:31
September 4, 2017
Angelina Spicer: PTA Shaming
Angelina Spicer is a stand up, sketch comedian, actress, and mom of one. Amanda, Betsy, and Angelina discuss getting a dog, PTA shaming, and jumping through hoops.
1:18:21
August 28, 2017
Ana Ortiz (The Mindy Project, Ugly Betty): Back To School Orientations
Ana Ortiz is an actress (The Mindy Project, Devious Maids, and Ugly Betty) and mom of 2 kids. Amanda, Betsy, and Ana discuss back to school orientations, first day jitters, and losing all of your shit at the beach.
1:12:15
August 21, 2017
Sprague Grayden (Just Add Magic, 24): A Trip to Trampoline Hell
This week, Amanda and Betsy welcome SPRAGUE GRAYDEN (Just Add Magic, 24). The three share the horrors of airline travel, a trip to trampoline hell, and just trying to keep control.
1:16:00
August 14, 2017
Amy Albert (Adult Stuff, The Secret Life of Others): Toddler & Dog Tug of War
Amy Albert (Adult Stuff, The Secret Life of Others, and Assistance) is an actor, writer, and mom of 1. Betsy, Amanda, and Amy talk about being seen by our children, diamond anuses, and finding yourself in a tug of war between a toddler and a dog.
1:15:24
August 7, 2017
Stephanie Allynne (One Mississippi, Wild Horses): Building Robots
Stephanie Allynne (One Mississippi, UCB, Wild Horses) is an actor, improvisor, and mom of twins. Betsy, Amanda, and Stephanie talk about airport shuttle buses, building robots, and the romance of American train travel.
1:07:59
July 31, 2017
Betsy Bonus!: Locked in a Closet with a Martini
Betsy is locked in a closet with a martini.
21:52
July 27, 2017
Listener Stories #1: Flying with a Baby / Surprise Mud Pies
It's the episode you've all been waiting for! Betsy and Amanda read listener submitted stories and they are GOOD. Melinda Ward describes the nightmare of flying with a baby and Katy Kessler tells us about making surprise mud pies! Send us YOUR parenting horror stories - WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com and you might be featured on the next one of these episodes.
38:30
July 24, 2017
Justin Worsham (The Dad Podcast): Disney Princesses
Justin Worsham is an actor, stand-up comedian, and dad of 2 kids. Listen to Justin on his show, The Dad Podcast! Amanda, Betsy, and Justin discuss first impressions, Disney princesses, and the struggle of a LEGO table.
1:34:00
July 17, 2017
Lily Vonnegut (The Most Popular Girls in School): The Internet is Terrible
This week, Amanda and Betsy are joined by Lily Vonnegut. Lily is an actor, producer (The Most Popular Girls in School on YouTube) and mother of 2. Today's episode is basically about how terrible the Internet can be.
59:32
July 10, 2017
Katie Ward (The Enthusiasm Enthusiast Podcast): Preschool Graduations
Katie Ward joins Betsy and Amanda this week! She is an actress, podcaster, and mom of 1. They talk about preschool graduations, how losing teeth jacks up your face, and worms in your butt.
1:07:19
July 3, 2017
Andrea Rosen (Episodes): Finding Oatmeal in Your Pants
Andrea Rosen is an actor (EPISODES, TAKE ME TO YOUR MOTHER), stand-up comedian, and mom of 2 kids. Amanda, Betsy, and Andrea discuss the Smurf movie, eating at Denny's, and finding oatmeal in your pants.
53:31
June 26, 2017
Kimmy Gatewood (Glow): Expectations
Kimmy Gatewood is an actress, comedian, writer, director, and mom of one! She joins Betsy, Amanda, and European male masseuse Hank to talk about the sh*tshows that are entertaining family from out of town, Mother's Day expectations, and sleeping in a family bed with your kids.
1:02:42
June 19, 2017
Doug Moe (Man vs. Child): Teaching Feminism to Crazies
In honor of Father's Day, Doug Moe is our guest this week! He's an actor, comedian, author, and dad of 1. Betsy, Amanda, and Doug discuss niche birthday parties, the petrie dish that is the McDonald's play space, and teaching feminism to crazies.
48:49
June 12, 2017
Elizabeth Laime: Everyone Can Go "F**K Themselves"
In the most fun episode of WMD, Amanda and Betsy welcome Elizabeth Laime! Amanda debates whether it is worse to live next to Holly Golightly or Kathy Bates in "Misery," Betsy shares the challenges of making time for work, and Elizabeth offer the sage wisdom that everyone can go "F--- Themselves."
57:48
June 5, 2017
Rebekka Johnson (Glow): The Tooth Fairy
Rebekka Johnson (Apple Sisters, GLOW) is a comedian, actress, director, and mom of one. She joins Amanda Allan and Betsy Stover to talk about carnivals, children with dark senses of humor, and the Tooth Fairy.
1:00:28
May 29, 2017
Steph Escajeda: Losing Your Weekends
Stephanie (Steph if you're nasty) Escajeda is a comedic actress and mom to two girls! Chocolate milkshakes in the car. Losing your weekend to activities. Why Kevin McAllister's mom forgot him.
1:09:58
May 22, 2017
Jamie Kaler: The Holidays + Kids
We welcome another dad to the podcast, actor/comedian Jamie Kaler! Jamie helps discuss such topics as: the holidays (with and without kids), the basic premise of the 90s TV show, Blossom, and the inevitable world takeover of Amazon's Alexa.
1:08:02
May 15, 2017
Brian Huskey (Bob's Burgers): Mother's Day 2017
Instead of flowers or a macaroni necklace, we got you this BONUS MOTHER'S DAY EPISODE with actor, comedian, and dad of 1, Brian Huskey! You know him best from Mr. Neighbor's House on Adult Swim, People of Earth, and Bob's Burgers.
38:49
May 12, 2017
Laura Mannino: A Waterfall from the Bowels of Hell
The perfect mop. Passive aggressive thermometers. A waterfall from the bowels of hell.
1:01:28
May 8, 2017
Kate Spencer (The Dead Moms Club): Touching Poop
Kate Spencer is a writer, comedian, and mom of two. We had a great time sitting down and talking with her about airplane travel, running the bases at a baseball practice, and touching poop.
53:42
May 1, 2017
Casey Wilson (SNL, Happy Endings): Swearing Kids
Casey Wilson (SNL, Happy Endings, Marry Me) is a comedian, actor, writer, and mom of 1. In this episode we get into the details of being invisible, kids swearing, and losing your sh*t!
1:00:27
April 24, 2017
Beth Newell (Reductress): Public Tantrums
Beth Newell co-founded Reductress and had a baby in her car. She doesn't even talk about that sh*t, that's how bad*ss she is. Amanda, Betsy, and Beth talk little league and public tantrums, and do some superb impersonations of Andie MacDowell.
48:17
April 17, 2017
Shannon Noel & Stacie Burrows (Mommy Tonk): Mommy Musicals
Mommy Tonk join Amanda and Betsy this week.
48:37
April 1, 2017
Rachel Vine (Dawn of The Croods, Duck Tales): Bake Sales
Rachel Vine (Writer: Dawn of The Croods, Duck Tales, Doc McStuffins, Rainbow Brite)
56:38
March 31, 2017
Betsy & Amanda: What Broke Us This Week
Amanda and Betsy talk to each other about their week.
1:05:33
March 31, 2017
Jamie Denbo (Spy, Daddy's Home): Our First Episode
Jamie Denbo (Yes Man, Spy, Daddy's Home)
33:31
March 31, 2017
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