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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? ...or feeling 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. This show will leave you cringing through laughter, knowing that things could always get worse, and hopefully feeling less alone in the messy journey of parenthood.

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? ...or feeling 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. This show will leave you cringing through laughter, knowing that things could always get worse, and hopefully feeling less alone in the messy journey of parenthood.
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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? ...or feeling 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. This show will leave you cringing through laughter, knowing that things could always get worse, and hopefully feeling less alone in the messy journey of parenthood.

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Episodes

Betsy & Amanda: Herpes Harry

12/17/2018
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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. This episode is sponsored by Poshmark. Download the free app and enter the invite code WHYMOMMYDRINKS for $5.00 off your first purchase. This episode is also sponsored by Zola. To start your free wedding website and also get $50 off your registry on Zola, go to ZOLA.com/WMD Care/Of is another wonderful sponsor of the show....

Duration:01:25:20

Katy K: UnBUNGAlieveable

12/10/2018
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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. This episode is sponsored by Poshmark. Download the free app and enter the invite code WHYMOMMYDRINKS for $5.00 off your first purchase. This episode is also sponsored by Zola. To start your free wedding website and also get $50 off your registry on Zola, go to...

Duration:02:03:27

Donovan Patton: Like I Thanksgive a F**k

12/3/2018
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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. This episode is sponsored by Poshmark. Download the free app and enter the invite code WHYMOMMYDRINKS for $5.00 off your first purchase. This episode is also sponsored by Follain. Go to follain.com/WMD to get the Clean Essentials Kit for only $22...

Duration:02:37:50

Lara Everly: Lap Pooping

11/19/2018
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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. This episode is sponsored by Poshmark. Download the free app and enter the invite code WHYMOMMYDRINKS for $5.00 off your first purchase. This episode is also sponsored by Zola. Go to Zola.com/WMD to get $50.00 off your wedding registry Subscribe, rate, and review us! Follow @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast...

Duration:02:02:46

Betsy & Amanda: We All Scream For Ice Cream

11/12/2018
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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. Visit mylola.com and enter WMD when you subscribe for 40% off. Visit TakeCareOf.com and enter WMD for 25% off your first month of personalized Care/of Vitamins. Subscribe, rate, and review us! Follow @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Instagram, and @MommyDrinksShow on...

Duration:01:37:51

Betsy & Amanda: Weaponized Boogers

11/5/2018
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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. This episode is sponsored by Poshmark. Download the free app and enter the invite code WHYMOMMYDRINKS for $5.00 off your first purchase. Subscribe, rate, and review us! Follow @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Instagram, and @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect...

Duration:01:26:49

Halloween Episode: Spooky Spooky Listener Tales

10/29/2018
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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. This episode is sponsored by PoshMark. Visit poshmark.com and enter promo code “WHYMOMMYDRINKS” for...

Duration:00:47:31

Mom Retreat: Part 2

10/22/2018
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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. This episode is sponsored by Care/of. Visit TakeCareOf.com and enter promo code “WMD” for 25% off your first month of personalized Care/of vitamins. Subscribe, rate, and review us! Follow @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Instagram,...

Duration:00:34:17

Mom Retreat: Part 1

10/15/2018
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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. Subscribe, rate, and review us! Follow @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Instagram, and @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like...

Duration:00:52:41

Sarah Burns: Thanks for the Tip!

10/8/2018
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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. Subscribe, rate, and review us! Follow @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Instagram, and @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! Watch Sarah Burns on...

Duration:02:34:22

Betsy & Amanda: Listener Stories #7

10/1/2018
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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. Subscribe, rate, and review us! Follow @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Instagram, and @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! Email your shitshows to...

Duration:00:25:35

Greg Behrendt: Hawaiian Sky

9/24/2018
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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. Subscribe, rate, and review us! Follow @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Instagram, and @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy,...

Duration:01:26:41

Brooke Purdy: Was it About Poops?

9/17/2018
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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. Follow @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @whymommydrinkspodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! Email your shitshows to WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com,...

Duration:01:24:52

Gil Ozeri: I Am Spartacus!

9/10/2018
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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. Follow @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @whymommydrinkspodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! Check out gilozeri.com, follow Gil on Twitter @gilozeri and Instagram @tallgilozeri, and watch season 2 of BIG...

Duration:01:21:24

Krister Johnson: Road to Bing Bob

9/3/2018
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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. Follow @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @whymommydrinkspodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! Extra...

Duration:01:24:32

Richard Jefferson: Dick Danger

8/27/2018
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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! Follow @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @whymommydrinkspodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! Check out...

Duration:01:32:23

Johnny Ray Meeks: I’m Dying

8/20/2018
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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 Follow @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @whymommydrinkspodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks...

Duration:01:13:59

Betsy & Amanda: Mystery on the Bedtime Express

8/13/2018
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Hosts Betsy and Amanda bid adieu to the Hoarder Hideaway while they discuss Blue Man Group, do AMAZING accents, and solve mysteries. Follow @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @whymommydrinkspodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! 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...

Duration:01:02:20

Justin Worsham: White Wiiiine

8/6/2018
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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! Follow @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @whymommydrinkspodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! Listen to Justin’s show, The Dad Podcast, visit him at www.thedadpodcast.com and follow him on Instagram...

Duration:01:19:39

Jane Borden: Keeping It All In

7/30/2018
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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. Follow @MommyDrinksShow on Twitter. Like @whymommydrinkspodcast on Facebook, and join the Why Mommy Drinks Facebook group to connect with Betsy, Amanda, and other listeners! Email your shitshows to...

Duration:01:08:48