The BEST Episodes of As Told By Ginger

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 12, 2020

Network: Nickelodeon

As Told by Ginger focuses on middle schooler Ginger Foutley who, with her friends, tries to become more than a social geek.

Heat Lightning

#1 - Heat Lightning

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 27, 2004

Ginger returns to Camp Caprice, this time as a cabin leader, but she thinks that the reason that she feels that she and Darren seem to be separating might have something to do with Sasha...who asks her to meet him while they're at camp; Dr. Dave moves in Lois while his condominium is being fumigated, which is not a good thing when he realizes he had made plans for his mother to come over for a few days.

star 9.40
5 votes
Come Back Little Seal Girl

#2 - Come Back Little Seal Girl

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 25, 2001

When Ginger and Dodie feel that a talent show act based on "The Little Seal Girl" is a little juvenile, Macie decides to do a solo. Carl comes face-to-palm with a mummified hand of Mrs. Gordon's that supposedly has a curse.

star 9.00
5 votes
Cry Wolf

#3 - Cry Wolf

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 13, 2000

When Miranda convinces Dodie that Courtney is Ginger's new best friend, Dodie reveals Ginger's secret that her mom won't let her shave her legs, and Miranda uses it to blackmail Ginger. Carl, with a little help from a teacher's toupee, transforms into a "wolf boy".

star 8.83
6 votes
A Lesson in Tightropes

#4 - A Lesson in Tightropes

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 11, 2003

There had been a bit of tension between Darren and Ginger, and when Darren tells Ginger it's over, she doesn't take it too well. On top of losing her boyfriend, she suffers an appendix rupture, which causes worry in the family. When Jonas shows up to support Ginger, Carl fears Lois will dump Dr. Dave and go back to his father.

star 8.83
6 votes
Sibling Revile-ry

#5 - Sibling Revile-ry

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 10, 2002

Ginger's new program for troubled youths has its first member - Carl! He gets teamed up with a boy that was in a military academy, and he is miserable! After awhile, Principal Milty gets sick of the program because of he won't torment anyone anymore, so Ginger ends the program.

star 8.60
5 votes
Driven To Extremes

#6 - Driven To Extremes

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 19, 2004

Ginger tries to stop her friends from getting revenge on a tough substitute teacher. Carl and Hoodsey try to teach Mr. Licorice how to ride a motorcycle so they can enter him in a pet show.

star 8.50
4 votes

#7 - Detention

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 31, 2003

Ginger gets Saturday detention as she sleeps in Ms.Zorski's class (as seen in Stuff'll kill ya) but she has to go to Darren's game. So, she disguises Dodie as her, knowing that Darren sees through the disguise. Will Ginger run to apologize to him before it's too late??! And what'll happen when one of the cheerleaders starts to chat with Darren? Meanwhile Carl and Hoodsey go in the coffee business with Blake Gripling.

star 8.50
4 votes
Kiss Today Good-Bye

#8 - Kiss Today Good-Bye

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 7, 2003

Dodie writes a letter, recalling the events of past week. While she's trying to get a spot on the cheer-leading team she see how Darren and Simone get close. Should she tell Ginger and loses Simone's support? In the meantime Carl and Lois go house-hunting.

star 8.50
6 votes
Ginger's Solo

#9 - Ginger's Solo

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired May 5, 2002

Ginger joins the marching band hoping to run into her summer crush. Carl and Hoodsey try to make money being psychics.

star 8.40
5 votes
Kiss and Make Up

#10 - Kiss and Make Up

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 28, 2001

When Lois forbids Ginger from wearing makeup to school picture day, the girls decide to create "fake-up". Carl's ride with the trash collector results in an unexpected prize - Blake's baby blanket.

star 8.38
8 votes
Blizzard Conditions

#11 - Blizzard Conditions

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 22, 2001

A severe snowstorm causes Courtney, Blake, and Winston to get trapped in their limousine, to be rescued by Ginger, Dodie, and Macie and brought to Ginger's house to get warm - only for the unfrozen food and the firewood to run out and the power be off so they can't cook anything. Carl and Hoodsey take care of their dentist's dog in exchange for a cuspidor (a fancy word for "something you spit into").

star 8.29
7 votes
Next Question

#12 - Next Question

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Jan 19, 2003

Ginger forms the Lucky Jr High quiz team with Macie and Chet. But when she develops a crush on the quiz team coach, Mr Gardner, her quiz career is in jeopardy. Carl and Hoodsey set the town groundhog ('Pawtucket Pete') free so they can sell souvenir scarves. The only drawback is that they have to spend the night at Brandon's house.

star 8.20
5 votes
Fair To Cloudy

#13 - Fair To Cloudy

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 20, 2004

When Ginger decides to take Darren to her, Dodie, and Macie's traditional trip to the county fair, Dodie decides to invite Courtney to join them; Carl frees what he and Hoodsey think is a two-headed miniature pony.

star 8.20
5 votes
I Spy a Witch

#14 - I Spy a Witch

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 26, 2001

Ginger, Dodie and Macie try out for a play, and all make it. Miranda was jealous that Ginger got the part she wanted (which was the part of Goody Webster), and blames Ginger for something that she did to get Ginger kicked out of the play, but later admits she did it during the play (Ginger had a picture of her doing it, courtesy of Carl). Carl brings back to life an old friend, Maude, for joke tips.

star 8.15
13 votes
Losing Nana Bishop

#15 - Losing Nana Bishop

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 17, 2002

JoAnn asks Hoodsey to give the eulogy at his grandmother's funeral (maybe he can borrow some ideas from Carl, who gave Maude's eulogy in "Carl And Maude"?). Ginger wants to learn more about her grandma.

star 8.13
8 votes
The 'A' Ticket

#16 - The 'A' Ticket

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Feb 18, 2001

Ginger and Ian are made lab partners in chemistry class, but when Ian seems interested in Ginger, is he interested in her as a person or her as a way to keep a "B" average and his spot on the soccer team? Carl, Hoodsey, and Brandon audition for a glockenspiel solo in front of the town eccentric.

star 8.11
9 votes
Ms. Foutley's Boys

#17 - Ms. Foutley's Boys

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Apr 7, 2002

Lois's dealings with Carl may prove to be good experience when she has to deal with her date's three kids. Ginger doesn't like them at all!

star 8.00
5 votes

#18 - TGIF

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 24, 2002

Ginger's house is discovered to have some sort of mold growing inside of it, so it has to be tented, and they have to stay somewhere else. Lois and Carl reveal disgusting secrets about themselves to the reporters, which upsets Ginger. So instead of staying at the Bishops with the rest of her family, she decides to stay at Courtney's. But soon she gets homesick.

star 7.86
7 votes
Nurses Strike

#19 - Nurses Strike

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 12, 2002

Ginger is embarrassed when her mom,Lois, starts a house-cleaning business. Carl earns money by training Principal Milty's dog.

star 7.83
6 votes
Fast Reputation

#20 - Fast Reputation

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 13, 2002

Ginger's relationship with a high school boy gives her a reputation - and not a very good one at that! Carl and Hoodsey decide that the food industry is a great place for them to be, so they open up a food stall just outside the school to compete with the school canteen... But what happens when the school's head chef decides he wants his revenge?

star 7.83
6 votes
Love with a Proper Transfer Student

#21 - Love with a Proper Transfer Student

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Apr 14, 2002

It's Ginger vs. Dodie again - this time for the attentions of a new student. The war is going on between them because Ginger got the lead in a play, and Dodie wanted it. Who will win the battle? Carl and Hoodsey get involved as well... by making love potions!

star 7.80
5 votes
Ten Chairs

#22 - Ten Chairs

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 24, 2004

There are ten chairs at Ginger's Thanksgiving table, and she's thinking of adding an extra one for her dad.

star 7.80
5 votes
The Right Stuff

#23 - The Right Stuff

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 21, 2001

When Courtney and Macie are enrolled in a high school French class, Macie somehow ends up hosting a pool party, where a couple of older girls that are named Chantel and Andrea are jealous about how Courtney looks at Will Patterson plan to reveal (literally) that Courtney stuffs her bikini top. Carl and Hoodsey try to obtain some of Albert Einstein's DNA for a fourth-grade science fair.

star 7.78
9 votes
Of Lice & Friends

#24 - Of Lice & Friends

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 22, 2000

Dodie gets the job of making the school announcements and uses it as a forum to reveal gossip about Lucky Junior High. When a lice scare hits the school and Dodie finds out Courtney has been infected, will she make the announcement or will Ginger be able to convince her to keep her mouth shut. Carl and Blake are trying to become famous. Carl is holding a lice circus, while Blake is trying to make flies with multi-color wings.

star 7.75
8 votes
And She Was Gone

#25 - And She Was Gone

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired Nov 24, 2002

Ginger writes a story for a writing competition about a girl who wishes she could disappear and does, but Ms. Zorski is afraid it's a little more autobiographical than Ginger lets on; Carl uses "vanishing powder" on a classmate, only to realize she was "the female Carl Foutley" - and the stuff (apparently) works.

star 7.75
4 votes