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Betsy Stover talks with fellow parents about what their kids did that broke them and maybe even drove them to drink. Guests range from fellow comedians, to Hollywood directors, to Olympic athletes. There’s no advice and no judgement; just wild stories from the trenches of parenthood, and a reminder that we are all doing the best we can.

Betsy Stover talks with fellow parents about what their kids did that broke them and maybe even drove them to drink. Guests range from fellow comedians, to Hollywood directors, to Olympic athletes. There’s no advice and no judgement; just wild stories from the trenches of parenthood, and a reminder that we are all doing the best we can.

Location:

United States

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Betsy Stover talks with fellow parents about what their kids did that broke them and maybe even drove them to drink. Guests range from fellow comedians, to Hollywood directors, to Olympic athletes. There’s no advice and no judgement; just wild stories from the trenches of parenthood, and a reminder that we are all doing the best we can.

Language:

English


Episodes

Betsy & Ari: Blue Balls for Alone Time

3/1/2021
Comedian and writer Ari Voukydis (Illuminati Improv), who is also Betsy’s husband, joins her in this episode to discuss what kind of jail their life is like, riding peacocks, and getting punched in the nuts by a Pokémon. This episode is brought to you by The Whinypaluza Podcast. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter:...

Duration:00:50:20

Adam Pally: Quarantine Cucks

2/22/2021
Actor Adam Pally (The Mandalorian, Happy Endings, The Mindy Project) hangs with Betsy and Amanda this week to discuss kids bombing your Zoom work meetings, how to pass the time in an endless pandemic, and eating chicken nuggets in the rain to escape your family. This episode is brought to you by our sponsors Curology, and The Whinypaluza Podcast. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group:...

Duration:01:08:16

Heather Brooker: Find Jesús!

2/15/2021
Heather Brooker (the Motherhood In Hollywood podcast) chats with Betsy this week about a baby who hates Starbucks, Bon Jovi making you love Satan, and being mistaken for a kidnapper. Don't forget to subscribe to the podcast, and leave a rating and a review! This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp. For 10% off your first month of counseling go to BetterHelp.com/drinks -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page:...

Duration:01:14:49

Robert King: What Is Sex?

2/8/2021
Actor and TV writer Robert King (TheDad.com, @robkingofficial on Instagram) talks with Betsy and guest co-host Jessica Elaina Eason (Last One at the Party podcast, @jessica_elaina_eason on Instagram) about never-ending child confessions, when your kid texts you so much that you have to mute them, and getting your dad sh*t mittens for Christmas. Don’t forget to subscribe, rate, and review! This episode was brought to you by: BetterHelp - 10% off your first month go to...

Duration:01:09:49

Rebekka Johnson: Real Scary Mummies

2/1/2021
Actor and writer Rebekka Johnson (G.L.O.W.) joins Betsy to talk about kids leading double lives, a husband who gambled away the family's life savings, and seeing something so awful that you wish you were blind. They also read your sh*tshows! This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp and Manscaped. Go to betterhelp.com/drinks for 10% off your first month of therapy. Go to manscaped.com and get 20% off and free shipping with the promo code WMD. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks...

Duration:00:48:48

Whitney Cicero: Exploding Oven

1/25/2021
Digital media maven Whitney Cicero (The New Stepford), Betsy, and frequent guest co-host Alisha Gaddis (author of Mama’s Milk and Me) all hold hands and stand at the lip of a volcano in this episode, as they lose their minds and let loose. Peeing in sinks in your 20s! Show ponies turned work horses! More sh*tting in minivan stories! This episode is brought to you by BetterHelp. Go to betterhelp.com/drinks for 10% off your first month of online counseling! -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy...

Duration:01:01:31

Lauren Ash and Christy Oxborrow: Parenting During a Coup

1/18/2021
Lauren Ash (Superstore) and Christy Oxborrow, hosts of the True Crime & Cocktails podcast, join Betsy to talk about parenting during an attempted coup, your teenager being cooler than you were, and kicking your aunt in the face. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email:...

Duration:01:15:12

Rachel Bloom: Zero Pain Please

1/11/2021
Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning actress and comedian Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) joins Betsy and Amanda Allan to talk about your kids catching you watching porn, how most Jewish holidays are about guilt or trees, and loving your Frankenp*ssy. Go to racheldoesstuff.com to buy Rachel’s book I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are, including on audiobook read by the author! This episode is brought to you by Betterhelp, Care/of, and EveryPlate. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy...

Duration:01:20:28

Giovannie Espiritu: Hamster Ball Concert

1/4/2021
Filmmaker and actress Giovannie Espiritu joins Betsy and guest co-host Donovan Patton to talk about hostess gifts, having a kid who is more fashionable than you, and giving birth in a cult. This episode is brought to you by Veraki and Bombas. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email:...

Duration:01:41:06

Mélia Mills: Robux Rich

12/28/2020
Comedian Mélia Mills joins Betsy and guest co-host Jessica Elaina Eason (The Baby-Sitters Club) to talk about being embezzled by your own kid, the shame that washes over us all, and feeling touched out with a baby on your boob and your husband's junk on your butt. This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp and Veraki. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram:...

Duration:00:53:38

Cat Zingano: Finish Her

12/21/2020
MMA fighter and professional badass Cat Zingano talks with Betsy and guest co-host Amy Albert to talk about childhood hair trauma, telling off your toddler, and the most epic store tantrum of all time. This episode was sponsored by Storyworth, Betterhelp, and Veraki. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter:...

Duration:01:24:04

Baron Vaughn: Cure Your Childhood

12/14/2020
Comedian and actor Baron Vaughn (Grace and Frankie, host of Self-Quar) joins Betsy and her husband Ari to talk about kids who regulate their own screen time, lying as a sign of intelligence, and video game Olympics. This episode is brought to you by Feals, Prose, Magic Spoon, and Green Chef. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram:...

Duration:01:52:47

Leanne Morgan: Touched Out

12/7/2020
Stand up comedian Leanne Morgan joins Betsy and guest co-host Amy Albert to talk about middle school Halloween parties, kids screaming obscenities, and having a partner who travels for work. This episode brought to you by StoryWorth, Bombas, Betterhelp, and Dropps. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter:...

Duration:01:06:38

Momtourage: Cuban Time

11/30/2020
Ashley Hearon-Smith and Keri Setaro, hosts of the Momtourage podcast, join Betsy to talk about swearing as a lifestyle choice, sympathizing with Joan Crawford, and how terrifying kids can be. This episode is brought to you by Storyworth, Wine.com, Dropps, and Little Spoon. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter:...

Duration:01:21:37

Lucky Diaz: Butt Bongos 4 Lyfe

11/23/2020
Musician, author and GRAMMY winner Lucky Diaz (The Lucky Band, The Paletero Man) joins Betsy and guest co-host Alisha Gaddis (Mama's Milk and Me) to talk about superstitions, Dutch ovens, and a Mexican standoff in McDonald’s. Be sure to follow Why Mommy Drinks on Instagram because a few LUCKY listeners will win a copy of Alisha's new book! This episode was sponsored by Dropps and Little Spoon. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook...

Duration:01:27:21

Dan Kois: Embracing Mediocrity

11/16/2020
Dan Kois (Slate's Mom and Dad Are Fighting podcast, author of How To Be A Family) talks with Betsy and guest co-host Jessica Eason (The Babysitter’s Club) about The Butthole Awards, the other side of the fence, and declaring sock bankruptcy. This episode is sponsored by Prose, Wine.com, Bombas, and Care/of. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram:...

Duration:01:26:45

Ilyse Hogue: Mystery & Wonder

11/9/2020
Betsy and guest co-host Alisha Gaddis (PBS's Pandemic Playhouse) talk with President of NARAL and best selling author Ilyse Hogue (The Lies that Bind) about bodily functions with partners, airport culture and the "she-nis." -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email:...

Duration:01:36:55

Zibby Owens: Logistics Queen

11/2/2020
Author and podcaster Zibby Owens (Moms Don't Have Time To Read Books) joins Betsy this episode to talk about soft pants versus hard pants, purging toys while everyone is home, and how the United Nations can upset your flow. This episode is brought to you by Wine.com, BetterHelp, and Amazon Publishing. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram:...

Duration:01:04:09

Tiffany Burke: Independent Aquarius

10/26/2020
Betsy and guest co-host Jessica Eason (Babysitter’s Club) talk with stand up comedian and actress Tiffany Burke about the Cabbage Patch Kids hospital, using Nair as a home remedy and the stubbornness of gifted kids. This episode is sponsored by Amazon Publishing. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email:...

Duration:01:06:18

Amanda & Betsy: Groundhogs Day

10/19/2020
Betsy and Amanda Allan reunite in this episode to talk about muting mishaps, the coronavirus of crafts, and the unflattering pictures kids take of our butts. This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp and Amazon Publishing. -- SHOW INFORMATION Why Mommy Drinks Merchandise Patreon: Patreon.com/WhyMommyDrinks Facebook Page: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Facebook Group: @WhyMommyDrinks Instagram: @WhyMommyDrinksPodcast Twitter: @MommyDrinksShow Email: WhyMommyDrinksPodcast@gmail.com Sh*tshows...

Duration:01:09:37